Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Thin-Film Filter Photodetectors are operated in a temperature range of -10 C to +40 C.

Dec 14, 2017

Thin-Film Filter Photodetectors are available in SXUV100TF135 and SXUV100TF135B versions. Units offer 100 mm² active areas and can detect between 12 nm and 18 nm. Products provide typical responsivity of 0.09 A/W at 13.5 nm and are suitable for laser power monitoring, semiconductor photolithography and metrology system applications. Photodetectors are operated in a temperature range of -20... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

UV-Enhanced Silicon Photodiodes are used for low-light-level detection.

Nov 01, 2017

UV-Enhanced Planar Diffused Silicon Photodiodes are available in UVD planar diffused and UVE planar diffused IR suppressed models. Units are offered in various sizes and footprints and in metal or ceramic packages. Products are suitable for medical instrumentation, pollution monitoring, spectroscopy, fluorescence, water purification and UV exposure meter applications. These devices can be... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Extended InGaAs 2 Micron Photodiodes with High Current Handling Find Multiple Applications for Characterizing Ultra-Fast Mode-Locked Fiber Lasers

Oct 24, 2017

October 23rd 2017 – Ewing, NJ – Discovery Semiconductors high speed, extended InGaAs 2 micron photodiodes are increasingly being used for characterizing ultra-fast, mode-locked fiber laser at multiple wavelengths ranging from 1550 nm to 2100 nm.

According to Dr. Grzegorz Sobon, at Wroclaw University of Science and Technology in Wroclaw, Poland, “We are using the DSC2-50S... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Mid IR LEDs for NDIR and Moisture Content

Jul 01, 2017

Electro Optical Components introduces optoelectronic devices for the mid-infrared spectral range. Products include a wide range of Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs), LED arrays and spectral matched Photodiodes (PD) covering the spectral range from 1600 to 5000 nm. Applications they are ideally suited for are:

  • NDIR gas detection
  • Film moisture content monitoring
  • Low... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

NXIR-5C Photodiode meets RoHS and REACH standards.

Apr 03, 2017

Offering a sensitivity of 0.62 A/W at 850 nm and 0.35 A/W at 1064 nm, NXIR-5C NIR Photodiode are housed in 4.7 mm x 4.9 mm ceramic carrier surface-mount device package with 5 mm^2 active area. Featuring 320 nm to 1100 nm spectral response, unit has 1nA dark current, 5 pF capacitance at 10 volts, and greater than 100 MΩ shunt resistance. Operated in -40°C to +125°C, photodiode is available... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

VEMD5080X01 PIN Photodiode features wettable flanks.

Mar 28, 2017

Available in 5 mm x 4mm top view SMT package with 0.9 mm profiles, VEMD5080X01 PIN Photodiode is used in for signal detection in wearable device, medical, industrial and automotive applications. Operating in -40°C to +110°C temperature range with ± 65° angle of half-sensitivity, unit provides 7.5 mm² radiant-sensitive area with 45 µA and 0.2 nA of reverse light and dark current... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

LAPD 3050 Avalanche Photodiode offers 2.5 GHz speed.

Feb 17, 2017

Suitable for light level detection and signal transmission applications, LAPD 3050 Avalanche Photodiode features low dark current and low back reflection. Having spectral response from 1000nm to 1650nm at 25°C with of 1550nm operational wavelength, unit offers 50V to 70V breakdown voltage. Available in hermetically sealed 3-pin coaxial package coupled to single-mode fiber pigtail, LAPD 3050... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

NXIR-RF100C NIR SMD Photodiodes feature anti-reflective coated window.

Feb 01, 2017

Used in laser-monitoring, rain and sun-sensor applications, NXIR-RF100C SMD Photodiodes come in 3mm x 3.5mm rugged package with 1mm2 active area. Operated in -40°C to +125°C temperature range, product features anti-reflective coated window for providing >98% transmission. Delivering 0.62 A/W at 850nm and 0.35 A/W at 1064nm responsivity, product offers 3pF capacitance at 0V, shunt resistance... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Services

Sunpreme wins $5 Million Award to Develop Advanced Copper Plating Manufacturing Technology for their Heterojunction Solar Cells from the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative

Sep 19, 2016

Sunpreme to develop the next-generation of high-performance, low-cost photovoltaic (PV) manufacturing technology LAS VEGAS - Sunpreme, a world-leader in high-efficiency PV cell and module manufacturing, announced today that they have received a $5M award from the U.S. Department of Energy, to develop an advanced manufacturing toolset and process technology for low-cost copper metallization of... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

LG Solar Showcases Award-Winning Cell Technology, New Modules At Solar Power International

Sep 15, 2016

LG Demonstrates Industry Leadership with Award-Winning Bi-Facial Cell Technology, Commercial Grade Modules LAS VEGAS - LG Electronics USA's innovative collection of solar modules and technologies on display at Solar Power International (SPI) this week is headlined by the brand new LG NeON™ R module with "Back Contact" cell technology. LG Solar is also unveiling the award-winning NeON™ 2... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Monocrystalline Solar Modules come in 62- and 70-cell variants.

Sep 13, 2016

Leveraging PERC-based Q.ANTUM technology, Q.PEAK monocrystalline solar modules include 60- and 72-cell form factors with respective capacities reaching up to 305 Wp and 370 Wp. Model Q.PEAK BLK-G4.1 consists of 60-cell, all-black module that reaches up to 300 Wp output; white back sheet option reaching up to 305 Wp will also be available. Featuring 72 cells, Q.PEAK L-G4.2 features white back... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Optics & Photonics

Amtech Announces Next Generation Solar PECVD Order in July

Aug 09, 2016

PECVD Backlog Now Totals 1.4GW and Includes PECVD/ALD Package Solution for PERC Cells TEMPE, Ariz. - Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a global supplier of production equipment and related supplies for the solar, semiconductor, and LED markets, today announced its solar subsidiary, Tempress Systems, Inc., has received an order in July of approximately 400MW for its next generation solar PECVD... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Services

ASM Alternative Energy Contributes to Significant Fine Line, High Aspect Ratio Conductor Printing Result on PERC Solar Cells

Aug 08, 2016

Working alongside long-time partner, Institute for Solar Energy Research Hamelin (ISFH), ASM Alternative Energy (AE) has recently contributed to some of the industry’s most impressive solar cell printing results. Utilizing an ASM AE Eclipse metallization platform, VectorGuard™ Fine-Line Stencils, and precision metal squeegees in combination with ISFH’s proven PERC solar cell production... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Linear 2.2 Micron Wavelength Photodiodes are rated up to 5 GHz.

Aug 03, 2016

Targeting applications at 1.2–2.2 micron wavelengths, 50 mA and higher current handling, extended InGaAs photodiodes can help realize full potential of high-power fiber laser and frequency comb technology at 1,550 as well as 2,050 nm. Available formats include K or SMA coax fiber optic module, SMT fiber optic module, and benchtop O/E instrument Lab Buddy, and multimode fiber options are... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

WDR SWIR Camera Systems serve fast triggered imaging applications.

Jun 16, 2016

Without any processing or tone mapping, New Imaging Technologies (NIT) wide-dynamic-range (WDR), indium gallium arsenide (InGaAs) SWIR sensors and camera systems deliver dynamic range >140 dB in one snapshot. InGaAs photodiode array features ROIC and comes in 640 x 512 (15 micron pitch) or 320 x 256 (25 micron pitch) pixel resolution; both operate in from 900–1,700 nm. Under all lighting... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Automotive Grade PIN Photodiodes suit small signal detection.

Mar 02, 2016

Supplied in 3 low-profile, SMT package variants, AEC-Q101-qualified VEMDxx60X01 series features sensitive areas of 0.23 mm², 0.85 mm², and 7.5 mm². Linearity deviation of reverse light current is <1%, and reverse light current is available to 38 µA. For the detection of visible and NIR radiation, VEMD1060X01/5060X01/6060X01 are clear devices with a sensitivity range of 380–1,070 nm. For... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Photodetectors offer custom chip packaging.

Feb 04, 2016

Featuring spectral sensitivity of 400–1,100 nm, Silicon Detectors are suited for applications requiring high speed, consistency, and reliability, such as optical communications, medical diagnostics, barcode readers, and missile guidance. Die can be placed in variety of packages, from metal can TO-5, TO-8, and TO-18, to surface mount COB, flex circuits, and standard 3 mm and 5 mm plastic... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Near-Infrared Detectors support back-facet laser-monitoring.

Jan 19, 2016

Featuring active area of 0.36 mm² and 0.70 mm², respectively, NXIR-RF36 and NXIR-RF70 Detectors are suited for integration with semiconductor lasers, including Fabry-Perot, distributed feedback, and vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers. Devices have responsivity of 0.65 A/W at 850 nm, capacitance of 5 pF at 0 V, and shunt resistance greater than 200 MΩ. Suitable for use with YAG lasers,... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Avalanche Photo Detectors are available in SMD packages.

Nov 24, 2015

Available in optimized wavelengths of 800 and 905 nm, Avalanche Photo Detectors (APDs) suit applications requiring high speed and low noise in visible-near IR applications, such as time of flight measurements (Lidar). Products range also offers choice of circular 0.04 or 0.2 mm² active area and LCC3 or LCC6 SMD package. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Optics & Photonics

Canadian Solar to Showcase New Products at 2015 Solar Power International

Sep 21, 2015

GUELPH, Ontario,  - Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that the company will participate in the 2015 Solar Power International (SPI) exhibition to be held September 14-17, 2015 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. During this annual exhibition, Canadian Solar will... Read More