OSI Laser Diode and SemiNex Announce Supply Agreement

New Jersey, August 26, 2014 - OSI Laser Diode, Inc. (LDI), an OSI Systems Company and New Jersey-based optoelectronics manufacturer of high power lasers, APD detectors, receivers, and transmitter and receiver modules, announces that it has established a supply agreement with SemiNex Corporation, a Massachusetts-based manufacturer of high power laser diodes. Under the supply agreement, SemiNex will fulfill LDI’s needs for high power indium phosphide laser chips in the infrared wavelength range of 1300 nm to 1700 nm.

David Bean, SemiNex Chief Executive Officer, shared, “The SemiNex and LDI teams have worked together for several years to develop and supply industry-leading laser components to the telecommunications, military and industrial markets. We are pleased that LDI has formalized the relationship with SemiNex as their partner for indium phosphide laser diodes.”

Rollin Ball, President of OSI Laser Diode stated, “Many factors went into the decision to choose SemiNex, including product dependability, supply stability, and cost effectiveness. SemiNex offered LDI unmatched performance and reliability. Choosing SemiNex to supply our high power IR laser needs further establishes LDI as the worldwide leader in laser diode supply.”

About OSI Laser Diode:
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OSI Laser Diode, Inc. (LDI), founded in 1967, is a global leader in laser diode technology, producing advanced optoelectronic products of the highest quality that serve the military / aerospace, telecom / datacom (short and long haul), commercial, industrial and medical markets. Our state-of-the-art Laser & Detector Wafer fabrication facility along with 47 years of assembly and packaging solutions exemplifies our principles of Leadership, Dependability and Integrity. Visit us @ www.laserdiode.com.

 About SemiNex:

SemiNex Corporation designs and manufactures high-power semiconductor lasers for use in military, and medical, and industrial applications. SemiNex's unique product designs enable lasers with high powers and improved thermal performance. SemiNex diode technology dramatically lowers the cost per watt of laser power, especially compared to alternate technologies such as sold-state lasers and fiber lasers.

OSI Laser Diode Company Contact:

Peggy Scarillo
Sales Manager
732-516-6520
pscarillo@osilaserdiode.com

SemiNex Company Contact:

Neal Stoker
VP Sales and Marketing
978-326-7703
nstoker@seminex.com