Jamie Fox, IMS Research

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Energy Efficiency & Management March 2, 2012

Aixtron regains Q4 LED lead

Aixtron had a clear lead in 2010 with well over 50% market share however Q3 2011 saw Veeco surge ahead. Veeco benefited in Q3’11 from the successful introduction and delayed recognition of its multi-chamber Maxbright tool.

By Jamie Fox, IMS Research
Sustainability May 17, 2010

LightFair 2010

Outdoor and indoor commercial lighting was the main focus, and residential retrofit bulbs less so. Although it is a lighting show rather than an LED show, many of the major LED companies such as Nichia and Seoul Semiconductor had a good presence at the show.

By Jamie Fox, IMS Research
Energy Efficiency & Management April 30, 2010

AC vs DC LEDs

Benefits of AC LEDs mainly relate to the reduction/elimination of associated electronics. Components removed can include a voltage regular, power transformer, diode rectifier and filter. The benefit of removing these components is that cost, lifetime and reliability are improved while the more compact size is also beneficial.

By Jamie Fox, IMS Research
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