Lumex of Palatine, Ill., and element14 have formed
a strategic partnership that allows electronic design engineers in the Asia-Pacific
region to acquire more than 8000 Lumex optoelectronic components from element14’s
inventory of 130,000 products. Lumex’s LEDs and LCDs are suitable for a variety
of applications, including medical devices. The company’s standard and customized
products encompass the UV, VIS and IR wavelengths. A collaborative community, research
portal and e-commerce website, element14 supports engineers and purchasing professionals
worldwide. It has distribution hubs in Shanghai, Singapore and Sydney, Australia.