Wide Bandgap Semiconductor Consulting & Technology Development

15 May 2018

Dr. Krames was honored by the IEEE Photonics Society today at the Plenary Session of this year’s Conference on Lasers and Electro Optics (CLEO) in San Jose, California, for designation as Fellow of the IEEE.

6 May 2018

Dr. Krames appointed Strategic Advisor to BluGlass Ltd., a global leader commercializing Remote Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition (RPCVD) technology for applications to gallium-nitride based light emitting diodes and other applications.

23 January 2018

Dr. Krames named IEEE Fellow for leadership in gallium-nitride based devices and their commercialization:

6 October 2017

Dr. Krames to present at the Workshop on Ultra-Precision Processing for Wide Band Gap Semiconductors (WUPP-2017) in Monterey, CA (6-7 November) with a talk entitled “The Challenge for Bulk III-Nitride Materials”

7 March 2017

Dr. Krames to present at the LEDIA ’17 conference in Yokohama, Japan (19-21 April) with a talk entitled “Status and Prospects for Wide Bandgap LEDs / Lasers and Their Applications”

14 January 2017

Dr. Krames to join other lighting technology leaders at a panel at SPIE’s Photonics West 2017 on the topic of “The Solid State Lighting Revolution: Technologies That Will Shape the Future of Lighting.”

Date: Tuesday 31 January 2017
Time: 8:15 AM – 9:45 AM
Location: South Exhibit Level, Room 103, The Moscone Center, San Francisco

5 October 2016

Tomorrow, at this year’s International Workshop on Nitride Semiconductors in Orlando, Florida, Dr. Krames will chair a Rump Session on the topic “Do we really need better LEDs?”  Read his blog on the topic on the Arkesso home page or on LinkedIn.

13 August 2016

Dr. Krames to present at the next monthly meeting of the Santa Clara Valley Chapter of the IEEE Photonics Society on September 6th with a talk entitled “LEDs for Lighting Applications: Past, Present, and Future

29 July 2016

Announcing a feature issue of OSA’s journal Photonics Research, for original research on all aspects of light-emitting diode (LED) technology and applications. LEDs have revolutionized displays and general lighting – what even more can be done…?!

Dr. Krames is excited to be Guest Editor for this special feature issue, along with Prof. Nicolas Grandjean from Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne.

Submissions are open from September 15th:

19 April 2016

Dr. Krames to present at this year’s Display Week in San Franciscso, California, on May 24th with a talk entitled “Status and Future Prospects for Visible-Spectrum Light Emitting Diodes”

12 January 2016

Dr. Krames to present at this year’s Strategies in Light conference in Santa Clara, California, on March 2nd with a talk entitled “What is next for LEDs?

14 September 2015

Dr. Krames scheduled to lecture at next month’s IEEE Consultant’s Network of Silicon Valley meeting with presentation entitled “How LEDs Are Changing the World“.

WEDNESDAY, OCT 7, 2015 — 7:00 PM TO 9:00 PM
Hewlett-Packard Co. – 3000 Hanover Auditorium
3000 Hanover St., Palo Alto, CA 94304

3 June 2015

Call for Papers for the upcoming SPIE Photonics West OPTO 2016 Light-Emitting Diodes: Materials, Devices, and Applications for Solid State Lighting XX conference has been issued.  

SPIE Photonics West is the #1 laser, photonics, and biomedical optics conference: 20,000 attendees, two exhibitions with more than 1,250 exhibiting companies, 70 special events, 4,800 papers in the areas of biomedical optics, optoelectronics, industrial lasers, nanophotonics, MOEMS-MEMs, and more.  The conference will be held 13-18 February 2016 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California.  Abstracts are accepted now through 3 August 2015.