BluGlass awarded key US Tunnel Junction patent

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by Rachael Jones

Australian semiconductor technology leader, BluGlass (ASX:BLG), today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued a new patent for tunnel junctions.

Tunnel Junctions are a building block for cascade LEDs - which is two or more LEDs grown in a continuous stack.

BluGlass is developing and commercialising a unique Australian technology called remote plasma chemical vapour deposition (RPCVD), a revolutionary approach to the manufacture of group III nitrides which are essential components used in millions of electronics devices globally.

Shares in BluGlass (ASX:BLG) last traded at 15 cents.