ON Semiconductor acquires SensL Technologies
ON Semiconductor Corp. announced its acquisition of SensL Technologies Ltd. SensL, based in Ireland, specializes in silicon photomultiplier (SiPM), single photon avalanche diode (SPAD), and LiDAR sensing products for automotive, consumer, industrial, and medical markets.
"The entire SensL team, founded by Carl Jackson and led by Bryan Campbell, have done a great job in bringing SiPMs to market, and we look forward to expanding their market success and continuing their product portfolio in LiDAR, medical imaging, and radiation detection," said Taner Ozcelik, Senior Vice President and General Manager Image Sensor Group. "The automotive sensor fusion demand is growing at an accelerated pace with a need for additional sensor technologies that are provided by the SensL team. Expanding our sensor technology assets and design capacity in Ireland will allow us to extend our leadership in established segments and to deliver new, world-class solutions for emerging segments."
SensL has made advancements in medical imaging with product lines around SiPM and SPAD technologies, which pave the way toward affordable solid-state LiDAR.