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posted in March 2007
Power LEDs tout small size, high brightness
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3/30/2007   Post a comment
Philips Lumileds offers the LUXEON Rebel power LEDs with a new packaging technology that significantly reduces the size of the LED and enables new approaches to solid-state lighting design.
LN optical modulator touts lowest drive voltage
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3/29/2007   Post a comment
Fujitsu says it has developed the industry's lowest drive voltage Differential Quadrature Phase Shift Keying (DQPSK) LN optical modulator for 40 Gbits/s optical transmission systems.
Optium to acquire Israeli optical chip developer
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3/29/2007   Post a comment
Optical subsystems specialist Optium Corporation is to acquire Israeli developer of 40Gbit/s transmission devices Kailight Photonics in a deal valued at up to $40 million.
Bell Labs demos CMOS - based optical equalizer
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3/28/2007   Post a comment
Researchers at Alcatel-Lucent's Bell Labs have developed a tunable optical waveguide equalizer made entirely on a CMOS process. They say this is a "significant step" towards high-density, low-cost chips that combine electronics and photonics on the same die and targeted at next generation optical network architectures.
European group demos 111Gbit/s transmission over 2400 km
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3/28/2007   Post a comment
A group of researchers from Siemens and CoreOptics in Germany and the Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands, have demonstrated 111Gbit/s transmission over 2,400 kilometres utilizing coherent detection technology.
ITT fined $100 million for illegal tech exports
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3/27/2007   Post a comment
ITT Corp. has confessed to exporting military night vision technology to China and other countries without an export license and has agreed to pay fines totaling $100 million, the Justice Department said.
EMCORE samples TOSAs for 10GBASE LRM modules
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3/27/2007   Post a comment
EMCORE is sampling its 10 Gbits/s Fabry-Perot LC transmit optical sub-assembly (TOSA) for 10 Gbits/s SFP+ and XFP 10GBASE-LRM modules.
Konica Minolta, GE team to turn on OLED lighting
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3/27/2007   Post a comment
General Electric Co. and Konica Minolta are teaming up to bring organic-LED-based lighting products to market within three years.
BT, Huawei Look Alive at C5
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3/26/2007   Post a comment
The cream of European telecom is gathered here in Milan for the C5 event this week, where Telecom Italia SpA is acting as the carrier host.
EC project focuses on diamonds for quantum computing
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3/26/2007   Post a comment
Synthetic diamond specialist Element Six Ltd has teamed with other companies and universities in a European Commission funded project aimed at developing new technologies for quantum computing.
White LEDs warm up for indoor lighting
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3/21/2007   1 comment
Cree Inc. has increased the brightness and efficiency of its XLamp XR-E and XLamp XR-C white light-emitting diodes by more than 20 percent, enough to making them suitable for indoor "warm white" lighting applications.
OPTEK, IRC deliver LED design kit
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3/20/2007   Post a comment
OPTEK and IRC have developed a LED design kit for solid-state lighting designers. The kit features IRC's Anotherm aluminum substrates and OPTEK's 1-watt energy-efficient LEDs. Kits include lighting modules, assemblies, components and accessories.
Avago to demo 100 Gbit parallel optics at OFC
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3/19/2007   Post a comment
Avago Technologies will demonstrate how parallel optics technology can address 100 Gbit/s interconnections at next week's OFC/NFOEC congress in Anaheim, California.
OKI to sample FTTH laser with 15 mW optical output
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3/14/2007   Post a comment
OKI has developed a 1490-nm wavelength semiconductor laser that can transmit up to 2.5 Gbits/s at an output level of 15 mW, which is said to be the industry's highest level over a temperature range of -40 degrees C to 85 degrees C.
IGBT optocouplers address power protection in industrial applications
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3/14/2007   Post a comment
Avago Technologies added the ACPL-332J and -331J series of high-speed insulated gate bipolar transistor (IGBT) optocouplers to its gate-drive optocoupler product family.
Amadeus closes third VC fund at $310 million
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3/14/2007   Post a comment
Venture capital company Amadeus Capital Partners Ltd. has closed its latest fund, Amadeus III, above target, at over $310 million (£160million).
Caswell bears brunt of Bookham's latest cutbacks
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3/13/2007   Post a comment
Bookham Inc. has completed its review of the reduction in employment announced last month, and the optical component group's Caswell, England site will bear the brunt of the redundancies, EE Times Europe has learned.
Advanced interconnects drive intelligent vision applications: Part 2
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3/9/2007   Post a comment
Platform-centric methodology enables decoupling IP cores, early architecture exploration of data flow, and isolation of chip areas for rapid design updates. This part details socket monitoring, the interconnect environment, and seven vision-computing engines.
Advanced interconnects drive intelligent vision applications: Part 1
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3/7/2007   Post a comment
Platform-centric methodology enables decoupling IP cores for parallel engineering with data flow design, early architecture exploration of data flows to characterize processor performance, and isolation of chip areas for rapid re-engineering of derivatives and updates.
Vision system highlights new BMW electronics
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3/5/2007   Post a comment
New and upgraded automotive electronics, particularly lane departure warning, are key features of the new BMW 5 Series.
FO light source provides adjustable illumination
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3/2/2007   Post a comment
Available in a special package with either a ringlight or dual goosenecks, BEA Fiber Optics' Model BEA-150 fiber-optic illuminator features adjustable illumination for the laboratory or inspection environment.
Avanex sells majority stake in French III-V fabs
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3/2/2007   Post a comment
Optical components and modules maker Avanex Corporation is selling a 90 percent stake in its French subsidiary, which makes Indium Phosphide and Gallium Arsenide devices, to Global Research Company, a société à responsibilité limitée, owned by Alexandre Krivine, and to the current management of Avanex France S.A.
Power LED emitter provides high brightness, high moisture sensitivity
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3/1/2007   Post a comment
Avago Technologies has released a low-profile, 3-watt high-power white LED emitter for a variety of solid-state lighting applications.


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