LEDs for automotive applications

Continental and Osram Sign Joint Venture Agreement to Found Osram Continental

Osram of Munich Germany and Continental of Wilmington, Massachusetts have agreed to start a joint venture to be called Osram Continental, which is scheduled to begin operations in the second half of 2018. The 50/50 joint venture will combine Osram’s technology and knowledge related to automotive lighting, light controls, sensor …

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Sylvania Automotive Wins Supplier of the Year Award from O’Reilly Auto Parts

Sylvania Automotive, a maker of all kinds of automotive lighting including, HID, Xenon, and even LED headlight upgrade kits, has received the 2017 Supplier of the Year Award from O’Reilly Auto Parts, a national retail supplier of aftermarket auto parts. O’reilly selected Sylvania Automotive from hundreds of suppliers worldwide, and …

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Aledia, a Nanowire LED developer Completes Series B Financing; Signs Development and Supply Contracts

Aledia develops and produces gallium nitride (GaN) nanowire LEDs on silicon. (Scanning electron microscope image of nanowire crystals).

French startup, Aledia, a developer and producer of next-generation nanowire 3D LEDs based on its Gallium-Nitride-on-Silicon technology, reported the completion of its Series B financing round. Also, the company announced the execution of development and supply contracts with major LED customers. Aledia is developing nano-wire based LEDs fabricated on large-diameter …

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