SEL is a Winner of Thomson Reuters Top 100 Global Innovators


November 2014
Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.



Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd. (SEL) has been recognized as one of the 2014 Top 100 Global Innovators*. It is for the third time that SEL is honored followed by the recognition of 2011 and 2013 Top 100 Global Innovators.

In addition, we will continue to develop our global intellectual property and engage in creative research and development (R&D) to contribute to the development of science and maintain our high-quality intellectual properties.

Thomson Reuters 2014 Top 100 Global Innovators
Thomson Reuters 2014 Top 100 Global Innovators President Yamazaki receiving the trophy (left)

* Thomson Reuters 2014 Top 100 Global Innovators is an award given to the 100 most innovative companies and research institutes in the world according to the survey by Thomson Reuters Corporation - an information delivering company in the United States. The survey is based on four criteria: overall patent volume, patent grant success rate, global reach of the portfolio, and patent influence as evidenced by citations (analysis made in the past five years).

For more information on the Thomson Reuters Top 100 Global Innovators, visit http://thomsonreuters.com/en/press-releases/2014/thomson-reuters-names-the-2014-top-100-global-innovators.html.