SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) February 6, 2002
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Somerset, New Jersey
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Item 5. OTHER EVENTS.
On February 6, 2002, EMCORE Corporation (the Registrant) filed the Press Release annexed hereto as Exhibit 99.1 which is incorporated herein by reference. The Press Release announced that the Registrant has entered into that certain Asset Purchase Agreement dated February 6, 2002 to acquire the Applied Solar Division of Tecstar, Inc. and Tecstar Power Systems, Inc., annexed hereto as Exhibit 2.1.
Item 7. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS, PRO FORMA FINANCIAL INFORMATION AND EXHIBITS.
|2.1||Asset Purchase Agreement dated February 6, 2002, among the Registrant, TPS Acquisition Corporation, Tesctar, Inc. and Tecstar Power Systems, Inc.|
|99.1||Press Release of the Registrant dated February 6, 2002.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
|By: /s/ THOMAS B. WERTHAN|
Thomas G. Werthan
Chief Financial Officer
|Dated: February 19, 2002|