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Acuity Brands' ACLED Wins Best Interior Commercial Product at TheLEDShow

Aug 18, 2011 Acuity Brands, Inc. achieved another market success at TheLEDShow 2011 (Las Vegas) with its Lithonia Lighting ACLED luminaire winning TheLEDAward for Best Interior Commercial Product.

Next Generation Large Diameter Sapphire Furnaces are Launched by Rubicon Technology

Aug 18, 2011 According to company's press release, Rubicon Furnace Version ES2-XLG3.0 offers improved yield and efficiency.

The OLED Handbook by Ron Mertens is Available through Research and Markets

Aug 18, 2011 A comprehensive guide to the OLED technology, industry and market was put together by Ron Mertens, one of the leading experts in the area and a founder and editor-in-chief of OLED-info.  His "OLED Handbook" provides an excellent introduction to the world of OLEDs and is an outstanding guide to display engineers, business developers, researchers, equipment vendors, OLED material companies, private investors and anyone who wants to learn more about OLEDs today.

Illumitex's New Artavi Focuses Beams Without 'Secondary Optics'

Aug 17, 2011 Illumitex Inc. released the lighting industry's first precision beam LED designed for "general, architectural, and entertainment lighting applications." As a developer of high-brightness LEDs and other forms of LED technology, Illumitex introduced its patented Artavi, which produces a narrow 10 degree beam aimed directly at the lighting target.

Digital Lumens Releases New Intelligent Lighting Systems

Aug 17, 2011 The product line for Digital Lumens has grown to include the new 15,000-lumen Intelligent Light Engines (ILEs) for highbay and midbay applications. The company, leader in intelligent lighting systems, designed the current system for use in industrial buidlings with high ceilings or other open indoor spaces, increasing light by over 50%. This new system uses intelligent lighting programming to increase energy efficiency up to 90%.

Elelctronics Weekly Presents Its Collection of LED Lighting Guides

Aug 17, 2011 Electronics Weekly had a number of research articles on LED lighting produced over the years. Now they have conveniently combined all the related information links in one place:

http://www.electronicsweekly.com/blogs/led-lights/2011/08/electronics-weekly---led-lighting-guides.html

The information covered includes white and colored LEDs, interior lighting by LEDs , OLEDs and general information on LED technology

Cree Buys Ruud for $525 Million

Aug 17, 2011 The acquisition of  Ruud Lighting Inc.  by Cree for about $525 million in cash and stock has been announced today. This acquisition is part of Cree's intention to to expand into the market for outdoor illumination. It was reported that Ruud will continue to be based in Racine, Wisconsin, and operate as a subsidiary of Cree.

Pixelinvaders by Micael Vogt: A Fun LED Project for Light Designers

Aug 17, 2011 Michael Vogt has designed a fun to play and easy to install LED based RGB  panels that you can use to create pixelated moving images. According to his project website pixelInvaders is an open-source hardware project for artists and anyone interested in light design.

The PixelInvaders LED system consists of 3D RGB LED panels, that are capable of playing back real-time generated video animations or simple color changes.

Ukraine Plans to Illuminate Euro 2012 with LED Lights

Aug 17, 2011 Ukrainian government has plans to use LED lights to illuminate the cities hosting the 2012 Euro Cup Soccer Championship. The prime minister Mykola Azarov has emphasized that LED illumination should be used in the cities that have the most heavy electricity consumption and that it is most important  to organize LED production in Ukraine within the next two to three years.

New Videssence LED Light for Video Production

Aug 17, 2011 Videssence  has been known to offer a series of high quality LED based studio lighting fixtures - ExceLED at 25, 50 and 100 watt versions. Most recently it has introduced  the ExceLED 225 – Nine Light to the international market at IBC, the newest addition to the ExceLED Series. These high performance 225 watt LED fixtures provide excellent light levels using comparatively very low wattages. Large production studios, theaters and other areas that require a long throw and high light levels now have a viable LED option. The ExceLED 225 – Nine Light is able to produce over 5200 lux at a 9m. There are 9 cubes with 9 LED optical modules in each, the left and right row of cubes pivot outward to adjust or separate the beam spread. The powerful 225 watt LED unit with adjustable beam spead provides an alternate to high wattage 'nine lights.'

What if Information Traveled at the Speed of Light?

Aug 16, 2011 Currently, the use of LEDs has been for lighting purposes that are energy-efficient and low-maintenance, a highly appealing solution from anywhere in the home to lighting a stadium. Except, there are now German researchers that may have just found an entirely new application LED manufacturers would consider in the future.

Horizon Control Acquired by Acuity Brands

Aug 16, 2011 A market leader in energy-efficient technology, Acuity Brands has announced its addition of Horizon Control Inc. to the company. Horizon Control was a lighting research and development business focused on PC-lighting. Over 15 years, its team has produced licensed products for the entertainment and architectural lighting markets.

2011 GaN LED MOCVD Forecast Downgraded by IMS Research

Aug 16, 2011 It has been reported that  IMS Research has downgraded its 2011 GaN LED metal organic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD) equipment forecast due to numerous delays resulting from a rising surplus, slower LCD and LED panel growth and an LED lighting market in its infancy. However, 2012 has been upgraded on the 2011 delays as well as 13 new entrants who are expected to account for over 100 tools. China is expected to continue to dominate, but Taiwan and Korea should double their share by Q4'12.

Project Aura: Novel LED Lit Bikes for Safe Cycling at Night

Aug 16, 2011 It has been reported that designers Ethan Frier and Jonathan Ota have started Project Aura with the hope to make night bicycle riding a safer experience for everyone.

Even though regular bicycle reflectors and flashing lights certainly help drivers see bicyclists, the Aura lighting system is sure to capture the attention of all drivers.  In this clever design RGB LEDs are attached to the inside of the rims of  wheels. The designers were able to create a color changing light-wheel that indicates when a bicyclist is slowing down or at cruising speed.

MKS Released RF Power Generator Suitable for PV, LED and MEMS Applications

Aug 16, 2011 A cost-effective, compact solution for photovoltaic, LED and semiconductor processing has been presented by MKS Instruments, Inc. Their elite(TM) RF Power Generator for amorphous Si PV, LED and MEMS applications has integrated, single PCBA design  that offers exceptional reliability. In addition its air cooled, compact, light weight design provides a cost-effective, easy-to-install solution for RF deposition and etch needs.

Antec Soundscience HALO 6-LED Bias Lighting Experience

Aug 16, 2011 A recent hands on evaluation of Antec Soundscience HALO 6-LED Bias Lighting System was published by Christophor Rick at Gaimers Daily News. It is particularly valuable review done by the user for whom this system is specifically intended.  The system is a string of six LEDs that are supposed to be attached to the back of the computer monitor to reduce the eyes strain when playing at night.

Dialight Releases New Series of Highest Standard CBI Indicators and Micro LED SMD

Aug 16, 2011 According to official press release, Dialight continues to set the standard with its innovative Prism® CBI® indicators and Micro LED® SMD LED product line. Offering unique engineering benefits and cost-effective features, these Dialight products deliver maximum flexibility to technology and telecommunications product manufacturers.

Prism products are used in a variety of applications, including storage servers, switches, routers, telecommunications equipment and infrastructure products. Dialight’s Prism indicators are the industry’s only SMD indicator series designed to survive 260°C peak reflow temperature and provide the aesthetic appeal of a diffused lens for enhanced viewing.

he Prism Series comes in a range of package sizes as well as single-level, bi-level and tri-level configurations with 2mm and 3mm lenses. The design easily accommodates bi-color and tri-color applications, minimizing light bleed while maximizing transmission.
In addition to the Prism Series, Dialight offers a complete line of discrete LEDs – the Micro LED Surface Mount LED range. These products enable transmission of the full spectrum of colors (including bi-color and tri-color options) and offer a variety of intensities, incorporating innovative AllnGaP and InGaN technology.

LED professional Symposium and Exhibition 2011 – Europe's foremost technology LED-event

Aug 15, 2011 The LED professional Symposium and Exhibition (abbreviated: LpS 2011) will take place from the 27th to the 29th of September, 2011 in western Austria. It is being organized by LUGER RESEARCH, and the venue is the „Festspielhaus“ (Festival House) in Bregenz: Festspielhaus Platz der Wiener Symphoniker 1 6900 Bregenz Austria

This meeting of experts from all over the world is planned to become an annual event because LED lighting technology has a big influence on the development of new lighting solutions and is applied in all areas of lighting. It aims to be Europe’s foremost LED lighting technology meeting point for lighting experts operating in industry and research.

Robe Reveals New Models from ROBIN Series with 'Sniper' Preview

Aug 15, 2011 Two new LED products have been revealed by Robe at PLASA 2011, the ROBIN 1200 LEDWash and ROBIN DLX Spot, in addition to a preview of the 'Sniper'.

Nanoco "Quantum Dots" Take a Leap Into Lighting

Aug 15, 2011 A new project is in the making between Nanoco Group PLC and its subsidiary partner R&D and blue-chip industrial organisations. It will incorporate semiconductor nanoparticles -- "quantum dots" -- from Nanoco in with the LED lights made by the major LED manufacturer.

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Events

Lighting Japan: 4th LED/OLED Lighting Technology Expo Lighting Japan: 4th LED/OLED Lighting Technology Expo
LIGHTING JAPAN-4th LED/OLED Lighting Technology Expo covers all the LED/OLED lighting products/technologies from materials/components, manufacturing equipment to lighting fixtures.

The 10th China (Shanghai) International LED Exhibition 2011
The 10th China (Shanghai) International LED Exhibition Will be held at Shanghai Everbright Convention& Exhibition Center from Dec. 20th and Dec. 22nd of 2011, where buyers at home and abroad will attnd and well-known companies of the industry will present.

Forum LED Europe Forum LED Europe
For the third consecutive year ForumLED Europe, international congress and exhibition focusing on LED innovations will bring together the key player of the LED sector and the leading companies in the industry.

Latest Articles

LUXEON Rebel and LUXEON Rebel ES Assembly and Handling 09/22/2011 LUXEON Rebel and LUXEON Rebel ES Assembly and Handling
A very handy paper from Philips Lumileds detailing recommended board designs and assembly procedures for LUXEON® Rebel LEDs and highly efficient LUXEON Rebel ES* LEDs (part # LXML-PWN2 and LXML-PWC2).

Correlated Color Temperature (CCT) Chart 09/19/2011 Correlated Color Temperature (CCT) Chart
A nice illustration of the relevance of color temperature provided by Lighting Science Group.

Dimmable LED Lighting Made Easy with National Semiconductor, Arrow, and Cree 11/27/2009 Dimmable LED Lighting Made Easy with National Semiconductor, Arrow, and Cree
Designers of lighting systems have had a challenging time dimming every light source technology developed beyond the filament-based lamp. Dimming is critical in many applications because it allows the setting of an appropriate and desired level of light as well as significant energy savings.

Efficient LED  Headlights even more important for electric cars 10/27/2009 Efficient LED Headlights even more important for electric cars
Osram’s LED technology will contribute to the energy efficiency of Volkswagen’s L1 concept car, which according to Volkswagen can go into production in 2013, has headlights that are equipped with new Osram Joule JFL2 LED systems and matching reflectors.

Elimination of Binning and Enhanced CCT Control 09/15/2009 Elimination of Binning and Enhanced CCT Control
Enfis has developed a patented vari-CCT technology that enables tuneable white light of very high CRI guaranteed to be controlled to within tight CCT limits.


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