ActLight photodiode technology approved by leading semiconductor foundry and ready for volume production

ActLight photodiode technology approved by leading semiconductor foundry and ready for volume production

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, April eight, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — ActLight, the Swiss know-how agency identified for its best-in-class signal-to-noise ratio photodiodes, introduced in the present day that its IP portfolio has been accredited by a number one international semiconductor foundry. The modern photodiode know-how is now supplied to the market via the foundry’s official web site.

It was solely a matter of time till ActLight and a globally acknowledged semiconductor foundry joined forces to advertise the modern Dynamic PhotoDiode IP: in actual fact,  after having produced a number of samples and having studied the silicon check report, the wafer foundry has acknowledged the sensors excellent efficiency and accredited the IP to be a part of their library within the Analog & Blended Sign class. The IP primarily based on CMOS zero.18um geometry is now supplied globally and prepared for quantity, top quality productions.   

“We’re very happy to have the chance of extending the business provide of our modern photodiode with the help of such a valued accomplice,” mentioned Serguei Okhonin, Co-founder and CEO at ActLight “The partnership acknowledges not solely the distinctive efficiency however as properly the maturity of our know-how.”

About ActLight SA
ActLight SA, the start-up firm based in 2011 and primarily based in Switzerland, focuses on the sector of photonics by creating a brand new sort of photodetector, the Dynamic PhotoDiode. Being a fabless firm, ActLight specializes within the Mental Property (IP) of this space and operates primarily within the IP licensing enterprise mannequin.

ActLight’s patented know-how permits the substantial enchancment of the effectivity and accuracy of assorted mild sensing purposes, reminiscent of Time Of Flight (TOF) depth sensing, very important indicators monitoring, 3D/2D cameras and rather more. ActLight operates within the Web of Issues (IoT) market, with a give attention to smartphones and wearable gadgets, healthcare/medtech, autonomous driving, drones and robotics.

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