United-LED-selects-Veeco-MOCVD-for-HB-LED-fab-ramp

March 22, 2011 – BUSINESS WIRE – United LED Shan Dong Corp. (ULED), a China-based joint venture between United Microelectronics Corp (UMC) and Epistar, placed a multi-tool order for Veeco Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq: VECO) TurboDisc K465i metal organic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD) systems. The systems will be installed at ULED’s facility in Jining City, China for its high-brightness light emitting diode (HB-LED) manufacturing ramp.

"The K465i provides the process performance and lowest cost of ownership needed to advance ULED’s position as a provider of LED devices for various lighting applications," said Dr. Tzu-Chi Wen, VP, Epi factory of United LED, commented.

Bill Miller, PhD, EVP, Compound Semiconductor and head of Veeco’s MOCVD Operations noted that the China LED sector is growing, and high yields are neccessary for competitiveness.

With high uniformity and run-to-run repeatability, the K465i suits high-volume LED manufacturing. The K465i provides ease-of-tuning for fast process optimization on wafer sizes up to 8" and fast tool recovery time after maintenance.

United LED Corporation, a joint venture between United Microelectronics Corp and Epistar, designs, manufactures, and sells Light Emitting Diodes (LED) chips. The company is based in Shandong, China.

Veeco makes equipment to develop and manufacture LEDs, solar panels, hard disk drives, and other devices. Visit www.veeco.com.

Subscribe to Solid State Technology/Advanced Packaging.

Follow Solid State Technology on Twitter.com via editors Pete Singer, twitter.com/PetesTweetsPW and Debra Vogler, twitter.com/dvogler_PV_semi.

Or join our Facebook group

POST A COMMENT

Easily post a comment below using your Linkedin, Twitter, Google or Facebook account. Comments won't automatically be posted to your social media accounts unless you select to share.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

NEW PRODUCTS

Dynaloy unveils safer cleaners
11/19/2014In response to evolving industry trends and customer preferences for products with better environmental, health, and safety (EHS) profiles, Dynaloy LLC is launching three...
Entegris' VaporSorb filter line protects advanced yield production
10/21/2014Entegris, Inc. today announced a new product for its VaporSorb line of airborne molecular contamination (AMC) filters. ...
Next-generation nanoimprint lithography technology
10/21/2014EV Group (EVG) today introduced its SmartNIL large-area nanoimprint lithography (NIL) process....