Soraa Laser Diode
Goleta, CA based SoraaLaser is commercializing a new generation of laser light sources for display, automotive, and specialty lighting applications. Soraa Laser technology incorporates an innovative semi-polar Gallium Nitride (GaN) laser technology, creating industry-leading performance and reliability. Soraa’s Laser technology is similar to LEDs but is smaller, more power efficient and drastically better performing. Soraa Laser was founded in 2013 as an independent spin-off from ATEL portfolio company Soraa Inc. by several leading global pioneers in solid state lighting, including Dr. Shuji Nakamura, the 2014 Nobel Laureate in Physics and Dr. Steven Denbaars. With a robust intellectual property portfolio, including 400 patents, their laser lights sources have no equals. The company has been funded by Khosla Ventures and Chinese electronics firm Appotronics.