News-Spot | Event News | Jul 01, 2015

Codega Prize - International Prize for the Excellences in Lighting Design

Codega_Prize_2014_2_for Lp website.jpg Promoted by Assodel (Italian Association of Electronics Clusters) in partnership with IDEA (International Distribution of Electronics Associa-tion), the Codega Prize is the international recognition of the excellences in LED Lighting Design assigned to professionals for their creativity and know-how in transforming technologies in new ideas. The Prize aims at disseminating the importance of quality, control and versatility of LED lighting and of a an “intelligent” and integrated use of light in Contract/Commercial* applications. Read more »

Interview | Jun 18, 2015

Nobel Prize & Global Energy Prize Winner Prof. Shuji Nakamura Explains the Future of SSL Technology

Nobel Prize Winner Prof. Shuji Nakamura explains the future of SSL technologies. In an exclusive interview with Siegfried Luger, the publisher of LED professional, Nobel Prize & Global Energy Prize Winner, Prof. Shuji Nakamura presented a clear roadmap of how solid-state lighting technologies will evolve over the next few years. He also gave his view of winning approaches and explained why he thinks this way. Read more »

Event News | Jun 15, 2015

EVERLIGHT Exhibits Diversified Lighting Packages at Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition 2015

Everlight at GILE_960x640.jpg EVERLIGHT exhibits diversified lighting, signage and LEDs for special applications to meet the customer requirements. Read more »

Event News | Jun 15, 2015

LpS 2015 - Outstanding Conference Program Released

Program Flyer Luger Research, the organizer of the LED professional Symposium +Expo 2015 (LpS 2015), is proud to present a high-class, future-oriented conference with 60 technical presentations and 7 workshops. The annual Symposium and Exhibition is a well-known international hub for innovation and developments in the fields of LED & OLED lighting technologies. This year marks the fifth anniversary of the event. It will take place from September 22nd to 24th. Early bird ticket prices will be available until July 5th. Read more »

Event News | Jun 11, 2015

2015 Photonics Festival in Taiwan Reveals the Next Stage of Taiwan Photonics Industry

Taiwan photonics industry is expected to create a production value of 2.1 trillion NT dollars this year. Among all, LED components, solar cells, LCD panels and optics components productions all rank top three in the worldwide market and also make Photonics Festival in Taiwan (PFT) to be one of the important photonics exhibitions globally. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jun 03, 2015

Edison Demonstrates Innovative Products at Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition

Some highlights of the Edison Opto product portfolio at GILE 2015 The Taiwanese LED packaging manufacturer, Edison Opto, has been focusing on new product and technology development. Recently, they have introduced several highly competitive products, including Flash Series, CSP 1616 and AC COB modules. Combined with application examples, Edison’s new products will be showcased in 2015 Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | May 28, 2015

New Event Date: China International Optoelectronic Exposition (CIOE)

The CIOE event is taking place now from August 31st to September 3rd, 2015, as the China Council announced the national holidays from Sept. 3rd to 5th. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Apr 30, 2015

Everlight to Exhibit Complete LED Component Portfolio at Lightfair 2015

At LFI 2015, Everlight especially features the EAHP/EAHE series LEDs Everlight Electronics Co., Ltd., a leading player in the global LED and optoelectronics industry, will be demonstrating its comprehensive portfolio of LED components for lighting and automotive applications at LIGHTFAIR International, May 5-7, at Booth #1329. Highlights at the Everlight Booth #1329 include the High Efficiency LED EAHE 5630 (0.2 W) and the Ultra Warm White LED EAHP 3030 (1.0 W) and color choice LED solutions for general lighting as well as existing popular packages available in all colors for horticulture lighting. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Apr 24, 2015

LED Lighting Taiwan Reveals the UV/IR LED Strategy of Taiwan LED Industry

Taiwan LED industry continues its influence to local economy and worldwide LED market. It is estimated by Photonics Industry & Technology Development Association, a non-profit organization in Taiwan, that the production value of Taiwan LED components in 2014 was able to reach 4.7 billion US dollars with market share of 24% globally. Although the future remains bright, Taiwan LED companies are relentlessly looking for new applications that can further widen their leading edges in the worldwide competition. Among all, UV/IR LED surfaces as a top choice for the next stage LED development. Read more »

Event News | Apr 22, 2015

LpS 2015 Presents Building Blocks for Smart Lighting Designs

Workshop at the LpS 2014 In the framework of “Building Blocks for Smart Lighting Designs”, the 5th LED professional Symposium +Expo (LpS) covers the whole LED lighting value chain from electronic components to complete lighting systems. From September 22nd to 24th over 60 lectures on lighting system design and hands-on workshops from EPIC, LG Chem and Luger Research will take place in Bregenz, Austria. Furthermore, the top 7 global LED manufacturers will use the LpS as a platform to showcase their latest technologies. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Apr 14, 2015

Out of Bounds – Design Contest

Unprecedented freedom to design with Seoul Semiconductor’s Acrich LED technology: The LED manufacturer, Seoul Semiconductor, recently launched the next generation of Acrich based products – Acrich3. Compared to the previous generation the LED series has been significantly enhanced and has positioned itself in the area of “Smart Lighting”. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Mar 30, 2015

KOTRA Offers Travel Incentives to Qualified Buyers Attending LED/OLED EXPO

In its 13th year, LED & OLED Expo is expected to draw approximately 350 companies from Asia, Europe and the U.S The Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) is ready to help pay your way to attend LED & OLED Expo 2015. KOTRA is offering a tiered incentive program, including airfare and hotel accommodations, for qualified buyers to attend the LED & OLED Expo which will be held June 23-26, 2015 at KINTEX, located outside Seoul, Korea. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Mar 27, 2015

GILE 2015 Celebrates 20th Anniversary by Adressing the Future of Light

For their 20th anniversary, GILE is striving for an even more dedicated event program Evolution of the lighting and LED industries has been significant, and both are becoming more valuable by going beyond basic illumination. Technological advancements are enhancing lighting focuses on energy efficiency and aesthetics to include a transformation to a form of communication. The future of lighting will be integrated into users’ daily lives and enhance well-being, and presents numerous opportunities for users to directly interact with lighting to create dynamic ambience, optimise work performance, heighten security and improve health. The 20th Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition, scheduled to run from 9 – 12 June 2015 at the China Import and Export Fair Complex, is the most influential and comprehensive lighting and LED event in Asia. As such, the fair is positioned to help industry players recognise new market opportunities. Read more »

News-Spot | Event Announcement | Mar 17, 2015

EBV Invites to the First EBV Lighting Academy

The EBV Lighting Academy is supported by Luger Research / LED professional EBV is excited and pleased to inform you that we, EBV Elektronik’s Vertical Segment Lighting, want to invite you to our first EBV Lighting Academy event at March, the 23rd and 24th in Munich. It’s a 2-day-seminar full of speeches and presentations that will provoke the most interest in LED luminaire, lamp and system designers. The purpose of our seminar is to educate you in Solid State Lighting technology and inform you about the latest trends and developments, but also entering into a dialogue to understand and elaborate on your needs and requirements. It’s primarily targeting an R&D audience, so the content of the presentations is of deep technical nature. Presentations are held by university professors and high-class industry experts. Read more »

Event News | News-Spot | Products, Materials + Tools | Mar 10, 2015

Essemtec to Present Innovations at SMT Hybrid Packaging 2015

One of Essemtec's highlights at the fair is the Paraquda G2. It is the world’s first machine that combines three different processes within one platform Essemtec AG, the Swiss manufacturer of production systems for electronic assembly and packaging, will exhibit at booth #7.135 at SMT/HYBRID/PACKAGING, scheduled to take place May 5-7, 2015 in Nuremberg. Company representatives will demonstrate the latest generation of Paraquda pick-and-place system and Scorpion dispensing system. Other highlights will be the new SMT storage device Cubus Large and the new highly flexible and cost-effective pick-and-place system Lynx. Read more »

FEATURED

LumiTop 4000: Comprehensive Optical Wafer Testing for μLEDs

LumiTop 4000: Comprehensive Optical Wafer Testing for μLEDs Instrument Systems offers a unique camera-based measurement solution for μLED wafer testing that generates 2-dimensional, pixel-resolved optical analyses within given cycle times. The LumiTop 4000 has a resolution of 12 MP and can detect the smallest of defects and inhomogeneities on the wafer. ... Read more »

FEATURED

Lumileds Maximizes Field Usable Lumens: New LUXEON HL2X LED

Lumileds Maximizes Field Usable Lumens: New LUXEON HL2X LED Lumileds introduces the LUXEON HL2X, the ideal choice for roadway lighting and sports lighting fixtures with the highest flux and efficiency in an industry standard package. "With 318+ lumens at 700 mA and 85°C, LUXEON HL2X delivers more 'field usable lumens' for optical engineers to work with. ... Read more »

EDITORIAL

Australian Associated Press Recently Wrote: Red Light Could Improve Over-40s' Eyesight

Australian Associated Press Recently Wrote: Red Light Could Improve Over-40s' Eyesight A small LED torch that emits deep red light could help improve declining eyesight, scientists have said: A study by University College London, involving a small sample size of 24 people, has shown that staring at long wavelength light for three minutes every day can "significantly improve vision" ... Read more »

EDITORIAL

Signify Invests to Broaden Its UV-C Lighting Portfolio for Professional Disinfection

Signify Invests to Broaden Its UV-C Lighting Portfolio for Professional Disinfection Signify, the world leader in lighting, is increasing its UV-C lighting production capacity and expanding its UV-C product portfolio. The company is leveraging more than 35 years of expertise in UV-C lighting to address the growing global need for the disinfection of air, surfaces and objects. Read more »