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posted in June 2001
Vishay acquires Infineon's infrared components business for $120 million
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6/27/2001   Post a comment
MALVERN, Pa. -- Vishay Intertechnology Inc. late today announced that it will acquire the infrared components business of Germany's Infineon Technologies AG for $120 million. Under the terms, Vishay will take over Infineon's development, marketing and distribution activities in the infrared space. Infineon's infrared components business is headquartered in San Jose.
Neutral atom control in space in step towards quantum computers
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6/27/2001   Post a comment
Scientists at the University of Bonn have developed a technique that enables them to hold and move neutral atoms in free space.
Oxley's LED lighting system offers reliability over traditional systems
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6/22/2001   Post a comment
Oxley Avionics launched an LED-based lighting system that is claimed to offer reliability over traditional filament systems by around 10000 hours.
UK's Ilotron goes into administration as second funding round fails
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6/21/2001   Post a comment
Ilotron, the University of Essex spin off developing an all-optical switch, has gone into administration after the failure of its second funding round.
Kymata cuts admin posts but wants engineers
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6/12/2001   Post a comment
Scottish optoelectronics firm Kymata is cutting 50 jobs at its Livingston headquarters.
Vitesse pays $240m for Versatile
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6/8/2001   Post a comment
Vitesse Semiconductor is buying fellow Californian firm Versatile Optical Networks.
Light used to test quantum devices
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6/8/2001   Post a comment
Researchers at the University of Rochester, New York, are using light to test out some of the theories that can be used to build quantum computers.
US work bears fruit for Future in Europe
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6/4/2001   Post a comment
Future Electronics has been appointed by Agilent Technologies as a franchised distributor throughout Europe.


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