News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

Electrolube Launch New Electronics Protection Solutions to the Australian Market at Electronex

Electrolube, the global manufacturer at the forefront of electro-chemicals technology, will launch a range of complete protection solutions for electronics to manufacturers in Australia, on stand D17 at the Electronex Expo in Sydney. The Electronics Design and Assembly Expo is Australia’s only dedicated electronics industry event and will take place on the 10-11th September at the Australian Technology Park. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

electronica 2014: Top-Class Program for 50th Anniversary

For the past 50 years, international exhibitors have been presenting the future of the electronics industry at electronica in Munich. From November 11 to 14, 2014, electronica will open its gates once again. Visitors can gather information from the product and service portfolios in the electronic industry: from components and systems to electronic applications and services. This year’s international trade fair revolves around automotive, embedded systems, medical electronics and lighting, as well as the overarching themes of security and energy efficiency. The program of conferences and forums will explore these exhibition topics in greater depth. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

Illuminotronica: The Unique Italian Event on Solid State Lighting

This year the fourth edition of Illuminotronica is taking place from October 9th to 11th in Padua, Itally. A three-day full immersion with different moments of training and specialized information are to emphasize. The illuminotronica is taking place from October 9th to 11th in Padua, Italy and covers not just Italian lighting design but also application and technology. Read more »

Event News | Jan 01, 2014

LpS 2014 – Design and Engineering for Future LED Lighting Systems

LpS 2014 - Cree Workshop With more than 60 lectures and over 100 exhibitors, the international LED professional Symposium +Expo will take place for the fourth time in a row. 1,300 visitors are expected from Sept. 30th to Oct. 2nd in Bregenz, Austria. Latest lighting system design presented in a new interactive lecture concept and an expanded exhibition area make the event highly relevant for everybody involved in the design and engineering of future LED lighting systems. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

Tridonic at Light+Building - LED Systems Ready for Take-Off

The potential of semiconductor light sources can be fully exploited if all the necessary components are perfectly matched to one another and to the particular application. At Light+Building Tridonic is showcasing LED system components as complete solutions for a wide range of sectors. Continual increases in luminous efficacy, constant improvements in brightness and high quality of light all make LEDs ideal for demanding applications on the professional lighting market. As the number and type of applications continues to grow so too do the requirements placed on LED light sources and associated systems. The market demands complete and reliable lighting solutions. The optical, electronic and mechanical components must be absolutely right as well as the thermal management system so that LED lighting solutions can permanently provide light of the required quality. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

LG Innotek to Display Full Range of Innovative and Total LED Lighting Solutions in Frankfurt

LG Innotek, a leading global electronics components manufacturer, will showcase more than 100 LED products at the Light + Building 2014 trade show in Frankfurt, Germany from March 30 to April 4. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

Exhibiting at Light+Building - One-LUX Growth Set to Continue with New Product Introductions

One-LED SOLO is an LED emergency lighting lamp kit with low profile SELV hinge design driver and battery enclosure that will be on exhibit at L+B 2014 One-LUX, specialists in the design and manufacture of innovative lighting components, is continuing its drive for significant sales growth with the launch of a number of new products at the forthcoming Light + Building 2014 exhibition in Frankfurt. Read more »

News-Spot | Event Announcement | Jan 01, 2014

Day of Photonics 2014 - Enlightening the General Public on the Industry

The date for the Day of Photonics was chosen to commemorate when the General Conference of Weights and Measures adopted the value of 299,792.458 km/s for the speed of light in 1983 An announcement was made at the European Photonics Industry Consortium’s (EPIC) Annual General Meeting (AGM) that the annual Day of Photonics would take place on 21 October. Drew Nelson, President of EPIC, said “EPIC recognizes how essential it is to present the endless opportunities that our industry provides to the general public. I am proud that EPIC is embarking on this initiative and look forward to spreading the word about our innovative and dynamic industry.” Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

Italian Lighting Designers Network and Assodel Let the Milan Design Week Shine

The Milan Design Week is the most important and renowned design event in the world. Every April, the official fair “Salone del Mobile” and all associated events (with the title “FuoriSalone”) occupy the center of Milan, transforming the city into a hub of creativity. Each year, hundreds of thousands of visitors head to Milan to discover the newest designs, to scout fledgling talent and obtain fruitful inspirations for their business. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

Seoul Semiconductor Is Coming to Frankfurt with Innovative Products

The Acrich2 Eco is just one example out of Seoul Semiconductor's broad and outstanding product range that will be on display at Light+Building As a global leading LED company, Seoul Semiconductor Co. Ltd. will be presenting at Light + Building 2014 in hall 6.2, booth A04 their well established and improved mid-power LEDs 5630 as well as the new 3030. In the high-power range, the improved Z5M1 and the newly available COB product family, with a CRI higher than 90, will be shown among others. Next to classic 3 V and 6 V LEDs SSC offers a wide product range of unique, high voltage, single chip, DC LEDs called multi junction (MJT). The major focus will be on Acrich2 technology for direct connection to 230 VAC, which is Seoul Semicondutcors most outstanding technology for the general lighting industry. Several Acrich2 as well as Acrich2 Eco products will be on display. Furthermore new technologies like nPola will be shown. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

ALT To Debut New Downlights at Light+Building

A new 50 W square-shaped 6-inch recessed downlight will be ALT's highlight at their Agora (A02) booth at L+B 2014 ALT has recently come out with a series of recessed lights, starting with the 4-inch downlight, typically used for residential or commercial area. The 20 W luminaire-and-light in one 4-inch downlight does not require extra lighting fixture and replaces inefficient incandescent light sources. The said downlight is offered in various beam angles and color temperature, varying from a golden-toned 2200 K sunset glow to a bright True White reaching 2,000 lumens. The lights come in dimming options and can be installed easily. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

AtomSvet Will Participate at Light+Building 2014

AtomSvet will take part in the 8th global-scale Light+Building 2014 exhibition of illumination, construction technologies, architecture and design that which will be held from 30 March 2014 till 4 April 2014. This exhibition, which takes place once every two years, is the biggest event in the European world of illumination technologies. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

Optics Design Meets Industrial Robotics at opsira's Booth at L+B

General Manager Juergen P. Weisshaar with the robogonio Innovational courage is the motto followed by opsira in all developments. The company is exhibiting at the der Light + Building for the first time and already presents a great highlight: Together with its partners KUKA and LED Linear the optics design experts demonstrate their goniophotometer robogonio in action. Differentiating other solutions the robogonio offers flexible measurement solutions and full scope. The industrial KUKA robot used in the robogonio opens up totally new possibilities for manufacturers of the general lighting, the automotive, the signal and medical lighting industries. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

Zhaga Presents Seminar Program at Light+Building

Member companies of the Zhaga Consortium are planning to showcase a broad range of certified products at the upcoming Light+Building tradeshow in Frankfurt. Meanwhile, Zhaga will host a series of seminars to explain interchangeability and the benefits of using the Zhaga specifications. Read more »

News-Spot | Event News | Jan 01, 2014

ALBIS PLASTIC Exhibiting at Light + Building in Frankfurt for the First Time

ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH, global specialist for the distribution and compounding of technical thermoplasts located in Hamburg, will be presenting its products in 2014 for the first time at the Light + Building Trade Fair in Frankfurt am Main. 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 »