Press Releases

TriLumina to Demonstrate 3D Solid-State LiDAR using its 3D Sensing VCSEL Illumination Solutions at CES 2018

December 19, 2017

TriLumina Corp. (, the leader in solid-state, back-emitting, low-cost VCSEL illumination modules for LiDAR and 3D sensing, will be demonstrating 3D LiDAR and 3D sensing solutions featuring its breakthrough technology at CES 2018. Albuquerque, NM – December 19, 2017 – At CES 2018, TriLumina will demonstrate multiple use cases for its innovative 940 nm VCSEL…


TriLumina Appoints Dr. Gianluca Bacchin as Vice President of Engineering

December 18, 2017

Albuquerque, NM – TriLumina ( today announced that Gianluca Bacchin, PhD has joined the company as Vice President of Engineering.  The addition of Dr. Bacchin brings a leader with extensive industrial-leading experience in VCSEL development to head TriLumina’s VCSEL engineering team. Gianluca has 17 years of semiconductor laser diode experience with the last 5 focused…


TriLumina Closes Additional Round of Funding

May 17, 2017

May 17, 2017 – Albuquerque, NM TriLumina Corp., the leading provider of solid-state automotive LiDAR illumination for ADAS and autonomous driving, today announced that it has closed and additional $9 million equity and debt financing.  Proceeds will be used to accelerate the development of its cost-effective, compact LiDAR illumination modules to enable broad deployment of…


TriLumina Collaborates with Analog Devices for Next Generation Flash LiDAR Illumination Module

January 4, 2017

January 4, 2017 – Albuquerque, NM,  TriLumina Corp. today announced a collaboration with Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) for a new integrated, solid-state illuminator module for automotive FLASH LiDAR systems. The integration of TriLumina’s innovative Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser (VCSEL) array laser emitters with ADI’s patent pending high-speed pulse laser driver enables a best-in-class illuminator…


TriLumina Demonstrates 256-Pixel 3D Solid-State LiDAR and ADAS Systems for Autonomous Automotive Vehicles at CES2017

December 27, 2016

At CES2017, TriLumina will be demonstrating, in collaboration with LeddarTech, an innovative 256-pixel, 3D LiDAR solution for autonomous driving applications powered by TriLumina’s breakthrough laser illumination module and LeddarTech’s LeddarCore ICs. Albuquerque, NM – December 27, 2016 – TriLumina Corp. (, the leader in high-power, pulsed, solid-state, low-cost illumination modules for LiDAR, will be demonstrating a new…


TriLumina Appoints John B. Kennedy as Chief Financial Officer

December 17, 2016

December 17, 2016, Albuquerque, NM – TriLumina ( today announced the appointment of John B. Kennedy as its Chief Financial Officer.  The addition of John to the TriLumina team completes the C-Level leadership team by adding an experienced finance executive. John Kennedy has over 25 years of diversified experience in the areas of finance and administration, with…


TriLumina appoints Brian Wong as President and Chief Executive Officer

November 16, 2016

Albuquerque NM (PRWEB) November 16, 2016 — TriLumina a leading developer of semiconductor laser illuminators for solid-state LiDAR systems that enable autonomous vehicles and new automotive safety systems, announced that Brian Wong has been named as the company’s new President and Chief Executive Officer and as a member of the board of directors. Mr. Wong is an experienced leader and…


TriLumina announces Luke Smithwick as its Chief Marketing Officer

April 28, 2016

Albuquerque NM (PRWEB) April 28, 2016 — TriLumina ( today announced the appointment of Luke Smithwick as its Chief Marketing Officer. The addition of Luke to the TriLumina team further develops the breadth and strength of the senior leadership team and adds automotive bench strength, ensuring the success of current and future product offerings in the rapidly expanding automotive ADAS semiconductor market. During the…


DENSO Invests in Semiconductor Laser Startup TriLumina

April 7, 2016

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – DENSO International America, Inc. has invested in TriLumina Corp., an innovative semiconductor laser technology company that focuses on providing light sources for LiDAR and interior illumination products. DENSO is looking to speed up the adoption of LiDAR and driver monitoring technologies in Advanced Driver Assistance systems, which are key technologies used in autonomous…


TriLumina listed in EE Times Silicon 60: 2015’s Startups to Watch

September 8, 2015

TriLumina was listed in EE Times Silicon 60: 2015’s Startups to Watch – “TriLumina Corp. (Albuquerque, New Mexico) was founded in 2010 to develop semiconductor lasers. It has developed technology capable of powering and synchronizing multiple lasers. Expected applications for Light Engine technology include LIDAR for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), natural user interfaces and free-space optical communications.”…