BluGlass Continues Collaboration with Lumileds on RPCVD

BluGlass Limited, an Austrailian firm known for its Remote Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition (RPCVD) technology, has agreed with Lumileds to extend the company's Phase II collaboration. The companies intend to use the collaboration extension to speed the development of new applications of LEDs fabricated using BluGlass' RPCVD technology. [caption id="attachment_286872"…

Si2's Compact Model Coalition (CMC) Approves GaN Simulation Standards

The Silicon Integration Initiative’s (Si2) Compact Model Coalition (CMC) has established and approved two integrated circuit design simulation standards aimed at the growing market for gallium nitride (GaN) semiconductors. The approved standards are the 12th and 13th models that the coalition currently funds. The coalition operates as a collaborative group…

II-VI Introduces 1kW Version of 900 Direct Diode Laser Engine

II‐VI Incorporated of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA, reported that its DirectProcess 900 direct diode laser engine is now available with 1 kW continuous output power. The device comes with network interfaces for Industry 4.0. The company notes that the increasing number of applications in industrial materials processing, including cutting, joining, and…

IQE to Acquire Translucent's cREO Technology and Related IP Portfolio

IQE of Cardiff, UK has chosen to exercise its exclusive option to acquire and own the cREO(TM) technology and IP portfolio of Silex Systems Limited's subsidiary, Translucent Inc. IQE will pay a the company USD $5 million for the technology and portfolio. The funds are expected to be paid from…

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II-VI Inc. Launches DFB Laser Diodes for 3D Sensing

II‐VI Incorporated of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA, announced the launch of its new edge emitting distributed feedback (DFB) laser diode for 3D sensing applications. The company points out that new applications in mixed and augmented reality are encouraging the rapidly increasing demand for semiconductor lasers integrated into consumer devices, including smartphones, …

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Vectren Selects First Solar for 50WM Project in Troy, Indiana

Indiana energy holding company Vectren Energy Delivery (Vectren), has selected First Solar, Inc. to construct the 50-megawatt (MW) cadmium telluride (CdTe) thin-film solar array sketched out last month as part of Vectren’s long-term plan for electric generation. Over the last few months, Vectren has been working with Orion Renewable Power …

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New GaN-on-SiC Transistor from Qorvo Boosts Power and Range Critical for Avionics and IFF Applications

Qorvo® of Greensboro, North Carolina claims that its new gallium nitride on silicon carbide (GaN-on-SiC) RF power transistor offers the world’s highest power. The QPD1025 GaN-on-SiC transistor operates with 1.8KW at 65 volts. According to the company, the device delivers the excellent signal integrity and provides the extended reach, which …

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Lockheed Martin Delivers Multi-Role Radar Systems to Latvian Ministry of Defense

Lockheed Martin of Bethesda, Maryland USA, recently completed a successful site acceptance test of a TPS-77 Multi-Role Radar (TPS-77 MRR). The site acceptance testing marks the on-time delivery of the first of three radar systems to the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Latvia. The TPS-77 MRR, the latest …

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Lumentum to Acquire Oclaro

Lumentum Holdings has agreed to acquire Oclaro. The supplier of photonics products for optical networking and lasers based in Milpitas, California, and Oclaro, Inc. an optical network component and module maker announced that the companies have signed a definitive acquisition agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, which the boards …

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