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Monocrystal unveils silver paste for HJT solar cells
Stavropol, Russia, March 21, 2018 – Monocrystal, a leading global supplier of synthetic sapphire and PV metallization pastes, today announced the release of its new MX-1801 low temperature silver metallization paste for heterojunction (HJT) solar cells.More details
Monocrystal rated as “Integration Partner” by OSRAM
Monocrystal, a global leader in synthetic sapphire growing and processing, received the status of “Integration Partner”, thus reaching the highest possible supplier grade with OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH. More details
Colorless sapphire is indespensible for lower wafer cost and higher LED brightness
Synthetic sapphire wafer is the basic component for LED production. Within the last 10 years LED manufacturing has increased by a factor of 40, while sapphire wafer consumption has exceeded a hundred million pieces per year. Needless to say, sapphire wafer makers and LED manufacturers are focused on cost management. Taking into consideration today’s high volume production, even minor variability in key sapphire parameters may have significant influence on wafer makers and LED manufacturers’ cost management.