MOCVD/MBE Equipment

Plessey Orders Aixtron AIX G5+ C System for MicroLED Production

German company Aixtron SE reported that UK firm Plessey Semiconductors ordered Aixtron’s AIX G5+ C Planetary Reactor®. Plessey intends to use the metal organic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD) system to increase its manufacturing capability of gallium nitride on silicon (GaN-on-Si) epitaxial wafers for next-generation microLED applications. The AIX G5+C MOCVD …

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Veeco Announces Changes to Executive Leadership Team

Plainview, New York USA–Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ: VECO) today announced that John Peeler, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will transition to the role of Executive Chairman, effective October 1, 2018.  William J. Miller, currently President, will become Chief Executive Officer and will join the Company’s board of directors bringing the …

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Agnitron Develops Gallium Oxide MOCVD

Agnitron Technology of Eden Prairie, Minnesota USA reported that the company has developed a new metal organic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD) growth capability for growing beta-phase gallium oxide (β-Ga2O3) films with an order of magnitude improvement to background concentration levels. The company presented the new growth capability at the 2018 …

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Max Planck Institute Purchases Veeco GEN10 Automated MBE Cluster System for Research into Oxide-Nitride Layer Structures

Plainview, New York USA-based Veeco Instruments Inc. reported that the Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics, Halle (Saale), Germany (MPI-MSP) ordered the dual chamber GEN10™ automated molecular beam epitaxy (MBE) cluster system. The Max Planck Institute cited reliability and the ability to customize the system as critical factors in its …

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IIT Bombay Places Repeat Order for Riber Research MBE System

Riber of Bezons, France,  announced the order for a research MBE system from India. The Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT Bombay), has ordered a research MBE system, Model Compact 21T. IIT Bombay intends to use the system to strengthen its research capabilities to develop new optoelectronic devices using quantum …

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Lumentum Orders Veeco K475i MOCVD System

Veeco Instruments Inc. of Plainview, New York USA reported that Lumentum Holdings Inc. ordered the Veeco K475i™ Arsenide/Phosphide (As/P) Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) System. Lumentum told Veeco that it plans to use the system to produce its semiconductor components for 3D sensing, high-speed fiber-optic communications, and laser-based materials …

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