Sep. 6, 2005 – Materials discovery firm and phosphor provider Intematix Corp. of Fremont, Calif., announced that it will provide its White Lightning Y450/Y460 brand of phosphors to Taiwan’s Edison Opto for use in a variety of applications for the white LED and solid state lighting markets.
Edison Opto of Chung-Ho, Taiwan, is focused on LED innovation for applications like power LEDs, LCD backlighting, camera flashes, emerging general illumination and architectural lighting.
“Our two companies recognize the importance of the high power and backlighting applications built on phosphor, optics and packaging innovations,” said Intematix Chief Executive Officer Ruediger Stroh in a prepared statement. “We believe Edison Opto is a valuable partner whose understanding of end systems and innovative designs built around the White Lightning phosphor technology will make a significant contribution to the marketplace.”
The first members of the Intematix phosphor family, the White Lightning Y450 and Y460, were announced in March and are available for high volume use.