MOCVD/MBE Equipment

San’an Qualifies Aixtron System for DUV LED Production

Aixtron SE reported that Chinese optoelectronics producer San’an Optoelectronics has qualified Aixtron’s Close Coupled Showerhead (CCS) process chamber reactor for the production of Deep UV (DUV) LEDs . The new process chamber uses Aixtron’s CCS technology. Aixtron asserts that the CCS reactor is the first commercially available MOCVD reactor that can …

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Veeco CNT (previously Ultratech) Ships 500th ALD System

At the ALD Conference 2017 in Denver, Colorado, Veeco announced that its recently acquired company Ultratech/Cambridge Nanotech (now known as Veeco CNT), has shipped its 500th Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) system to North Carolina State University. At the end of May 2017, Veeco acquired Ultratech, Inc., a supplier of inspection, lithography, …

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BluGlass Helps Seren Photonics Transfer Semi-Polar GaN Template Process to MOCVD Platform

Australian firm BluGlass Limited has successfully facilitated for its customer, Seren Photonics Limited, the transfer of their GaN template process to the BluGlass MOCVD platform. Seren Photonics of the UK develops semi-polar gallium nitride (GaN) products. Since November 2016, BluGlass has been working with Seren (BluGlass News Release) with the …

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Veeco Acquisition of Ultratech Completed

Veeco Instruments Inc., a supplier of advanced thin film etch and deposition process equipment based in Plainview, New York USA, reported the completion of its acquisition of Ultratech, Inc (Ref: Coverage). Ultratech based in San Jose, California provides lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems for the fabrication of semiconductor devices and LEDs. …

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X-Fab and Exagan Demonstrate 200mm GaN-on-Silicon Production

X-FAB Silicon Foundries and Exagan, a start-up that specializes in gallium-nitride (GaN) semiconductor technology, demonstrated the ability to mass-production highly efficient, high-voltage power devices on 200-mm GaN-on-silicon wafers. The fabrication uses X-FAB’s standard CMOS production facility in Dresden, Germany. The production accomplishment resulted from a joint development agreement launched in …

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