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Full Name: Bright Red Surface Emitting Lasers

Duration: 1/1/97-31/12/99 (Finished)


  • National Microelectronics Research Centre
  • University of Sheffield
  • Philips Opto-Electronic Research
  • University of Gent - INTEC-Department
  • University of Surrey
  • University College Cork


  • To overcome the current technological difficulties associated with the production of efficient, high power and temperature stable AlGaInP-based visible VCSEL-arrays

INTEC's Role:

  • Coupling of plastic optical fiber to VCSEL-arrays (1x8)
  • Termination of plastic optical fiber arrays
  • Testing of POF/VCSEL module