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GaN Systems to Showcase New Products and Design Tools at IEEE PEAC in Shenzhen

GaN Systems of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, will showcase new products and design tools at the IEEE International Power Electronics and Application Conference and Exposition (PEAC), an international event related to power electronics, energy conversion, and applications in Shenzhen, China on Nov. 4-7, 2018. The company will also provide customer demonstrations, …

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Nitride Semiconductors Opens Micro LED Subsidiary

Japanese firm, Nitride Semiconductors reports that on Nov. 1, 2018, the company established and opened a  100% owned subsidiary, Micro Nitride Co., Ltd. The new company, which is headquartered in Tokushima, develops, produces, and sells micro UV LED chips for micro LED displays. The company points out that in recent …

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Eurostar’s Funding Awarded to Compound Semiconductor Device Consortium

A UK  and Netherlands consortium of semiconductor device experts was awarded a two-year, 1.2Million euro project to develop next generation photodetector solutions for ultra-high speed data-communications. The Compound Semiconductor Centre (CSC) will work with Compound Semiconductors (ICS) Ltd of Manchester, and VTEC Lasers and Sensors of Eindhoven, The Netherlands on …

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SINANO Uses Picosun’s Plasma-ALD System to Produce High-Quality Titanium Nitride (TiN)

Picosun Group, a provider of atomic layer deposition (ALD) equipment based in Finland, and the Suzhou Institute of Nano-Tech and Nano-Bionics (SINANO) report that Picosun’s plasma-ALD technology successfully deposited a high-quality thin-film titanium nitride (TiN). Since the beginning of 2017. SINANO and Picosun have collaborated to develop advanced high-electron-mobility transistors …

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100G Lambda MSA Consortium Members Release Updated Specifications and Collaborate to Validate Optical Interoperability at 100 GbE and 400 GbE

 The 100G Lambda Multisource Agreement (MSA) Group, which has quickly expanded to 39 member companies, has announced the release D2.0 of three specifications based on 100 Gb/s per wavelength PAM4 optical technology. These specifications target applications for data centers and service provider networks, enabling multi-vendor interoperability of optical transceivers produced …

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GaN Systems to Present at IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) 2018

Canadian power semiconductor firm, GaN Systems, announced its participation at the 10th annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) 2018. At poster sessions of the IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) 2018, experts at GaN Systems will present to-date developments, solutions, and discussions about GaN power electronics. The …

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CO2Meter Uses Infrared LED-based Sensors from GSS

CO2Meter is a Florida-based business specializing in gas detection and monitoring devices, primarily CO2. The company serves as a long-term partner of Gas Sensing Solutions (GSS) and has been using and supplying their next generation, LED-based CO2 sensors at the heart of the CO2Meter detection devices. These devices include level …

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CSA Catapult Secures first Commercial Agreement with University of Bristol; Names CEO

The Compound Semiconductor Applications (CSA) Catapult has secured its first commercial agreement with the University of Bristol. In other CSA News, Compound Semiconductor Applications (CSA) Catapult in Cardiff has appointed a director from defense firm Raytheon as its CEO. The university has developed a novel technology called TherMap, which uses …

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