Near-IR LEDs: Light With the Power to Heal

LEDs are increasingly being used in the medical field for everything from endoscopy to blood analysis. But a new therapeutic use of light also is emerging, thanks to research being conducted by NASA.

A “lightbulb” moment for researchers

In an attempt to put a human on Mars, NASA and other space exploration programs from around the […]

By |December 3rd, 2016|Blog|0 Comments|

Marktech Introduces High-Reliability Packaging Featuring Cree Chips

Marktech can package Cree LED die into custom components and assemblies

November 15, 2016

Latham, New York … Marktech Optoelectronics, a leading supplier of visible, infrared, and SWIR LED products, introduces its latest series of high-reliability metal can packages, which incorporate Cree’s robust LED die. Cree combines highly efficient InGaN materials with proprietary substrates to deliver […]

By |November 15th, 2016|Press|0 Comments|

Marktech Optoelectronics Offers Hard-to-Find Extended Wavelength Emitters

More applications being developed for short wavelength infrared (SWIR) emitters but few manufacturers supply this range

November 1, 2016

LATHAM, NEW YORK… The market for short wavelength infrared (SWIR) devices is growing rapidly as the variety of applications grows. For example, SWIR can be used in biofluorescence and blood chemistry analysis in a medical setting. It […]

By |November 14th, 2016|Press|0 Comments|

Marktech Optoelectronics Launches New Industry-Leading Website

New site features online ordering and informative videos; showcases new detector line

August 1, 2016
LATHAM, NEW YORK…Marktech Optoelectronics, a Latham, New York-based supplier of LEDs and manufacturer of silicon (Si) and InGaAs chips, has launched a new industry-leading corporate website. In addition to highlighting their wide assortment of standard LEDs, LED backlighters, emitters, and materials, […]

By |October 3rd, 2016|Press|0 Comments|

The 10-Step Difference: Marktech’s Design & Test Services

Faster to market. It’s an aspiration for nearly every new product produced in the modern era (since time is money!). Yet with the complexities of optoelectronics-based technology, haste has the potential to make some very costly waste if the proper die and package are not selected or put into the right configuration.

Even if you […]

By |April 1st, 2016|Blog|0 Comments|

Chip Choice: The Heart of Your Product

If you are developing a product that uses optoelectronic components, you know that the chip is the heart of your design. Marktech has an extensive selection of optoelectronic chips (also known as die)–ranging from deep ultraviolet (280nm) to short-wave infrared (1720nm) and everything in between, and on the detector side, from 150nm to 2600nm. […]

By |March 22nd, 2016|Blog|0 Comments|

Marktech Optoelectronics Now Offers Custom Detector Chip Packaging

LATHAM, NEW YORK. February 03, 2016
Marktech Optoelectronics, a leading supplier of LEDs and manufacturer of silicon (Si) and InGaAs chips and wafers, and InP epi wafers based in Latham, New York, offers a wide variety of photo detectors ranging from silicon detectors–including photodiodes, photo transistors, and Avalanche photodiodes–to Si and InGaAs PIN photodiodes. But […]

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Marktech Launches New Series of High-Power LED Emitters

950 nm emitters optimized for optical switches, sensors and scanners
Marktech Optoelectronics, a leading supplier of visible and infrared LED sensor products, recently introduced the latest in their series of high power, 950 nm LED emitters with typical power output up to 25 mW.

Optimized for optical switches and sensors, the MTE9460 series is available in […]

By |December 19th, 2015|Press|0 Comments|

Avalanche Photo Detectors Now Available in Surface Mount Packages from Marktech Optoelectronics

Marktech Optoelectronics has just released its new line of Avalanche Photo Detectors (APD) in Surface Mount Packages. These devices are available in two optimized wavelengths–800nm and 905nm–and are now available at Digi-key.com. Featuring a choice of a circular 0.04 or 0.2mm² active area and housed in a LCC3 or LCC6 SMD package, they are […]

By |November 19th, 2015|Blog, News, Press|0 Comments|

The Art of Customization

As an electrical design engineer, you are often faced with tradeoffs when designing components for your product.  While trying to optimize your product’s performance, you are challenged with factors such as physical size, various electrical parameters, costs, and lead times.  When designing optoelectronic components or assemblies it can get even trickier since you may […]

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