By Nick Flaherty www.flaherty.co.uk
The man that revitalised Plessey Semiconductors nearly a decade ago has left the company abruptly in a shock move.
Michael LeGoff used the fab at Plymouth, which had been used by X-Fab, to build LEDs using a gallium nitride of silicon process. That led to interest in migh power micro-LED engines that coul dbe used for augmented reality smart glasses.
He will carry on for a short transition period.
There's an interview I did with him at SEEING THE LIGHT