SemiLEDs Qualifies Veeco MOCVD System
News Feb 09, 2012
Veeco Instruments Inc. has announced that SemiLEDs Corporation has recently qualified the TurboDisc® K465i™ gallium nitride (GaN) Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) System for high-volume production of high brightness light emitting diodes (LEDs) at its manufacturing facility in Taiwan.
Chuong A. Tran, Ph.D., President, Chief Operating Officer, of SemiLEDs commented, “We have placed Veeco’s K465i system into our production facility in Taiwan. In addition to their proven MOCVD technology, Veeco’s commitment to providing best-in-class LED manufacturing equipment, as well as enhanced local support with their technology center in Hsinchu, makes the selection of Veeco as our vendor a logical choice.”
William J. Miller, Ph.D., Veeco’s Executive Vice President, Process Equipment, commented, “We are very pleased SemiLEDs chose Veeco to be a new supplier of MOCVD equipment. Our TurboDisc K465i platform consistently offers excellent productivity while keeping production costs low. Our Taiwan Technology Center will help the SemiLEDs Taiwan team learn best practices to maximize the value of their new system and grow as a leader in the energy-efficient lighting market.”