Shuji Nakamura

Shuji Nakamura in 2015 is a Japanese-born American electronic engineer and inventor specializing in the field of semiconductor technology, professor at the Materials Department of the College of Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), and is regarded as the inventor of the blue LED, a major breakthrough in lighting technology. Together with Isamu Akasaki and Hiroshi Amano, he is one of the three recipients of the 2014 Nobel Prize for Physics "for the invention of efficient blue light-emitting diodes, which has enabled bright and energy-saving white light sources". In 2015, his input into commercialization and development of energy-efficient white LED lighting technology was recognized by the Global Energy Prize. Provided by Wikipedia

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by Nakamura, Shuji, Fasol, Gerhard
Published 1997
Springer Berlin Heidelberg

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by Nakamura, Shuji, Pearton, Stephen, Fasol, Gerhard
Published 2000
Springer Berlin Heidelberg