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TriLumina to Collaborate with ADI on Creating VCSEL Module for LiDAR

TriLumina Corp. of Albuquerque, New Mexico USA announced a collaboration with Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) for producing a new integrated, solid-state illuminator module for automotive FLASH LiDAR systems. The company intends to integrate TriLumina’s Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser (VCSEL) array laser emitters with ADI’s patent pending high-speed pulse laser …

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GCI Abandons All Acquisition Plans for Aixtron

After President Barack Obama moved to block the proposed acquisition of Aixtron SE’s U.S. business (Ref: article), Grand Chip Investment has abandoned its attempted acquisition. Grand Chip Investment reported that the offer to acquire Aixtron has lapsed because the agreement requires that Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States …

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BluGlass and IQE Collaborate on Nitride Film Fabrication

Australian company, BluGlass Limited reported that it has entered into a formal Collaboration Agreement with IQE a producer of advanced semiconductor wafer products. Major global chip companies use IQE products to produce the high-performance components for applications including smartphone and wireless infrastructure and base stations, Wi-Fi, GPS, and satellite communications, …

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Carbon Nanotube Transistors Outperform Silicon

Material engineers at the University of Wisconsin–Madison have created carbon nanotube transistors that outperform state-of-the-art silicon transistors. A team led by Michael Arnold and Padma Gopalan, UW–Madison professors of materials science and engineering developed the carbon nanotube transistors. The transistor achieved a current, which is 1.9 times higher than silicon …

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Stion Solar Modules Help Power Food 4 Less

PAQ Inc. (Food 4 Less), a California grocer, partnered with Stion Energy Services (SES), who provided a turn-key solar installation at its store at Eastland Plaza in south Stockton, California. The 722kW array was built with Stion’s copper indium gallium diselenide (CIGS) frameless modules and went into operation on May …

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