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Products, Materials + Tools | Sep 04, 2014

Veeco Launches EPIK700 MOCVD with Best-in-Class Yields and Highest Productivity

Veeco introduces TurboDisc EPIK700 GaN MOCVD system for high volume LED manufacturing to accelerate general lighting adoption Veeco Instruments Inc. introduced today the new TurboDisc® EPIK700™ Gallium Nitride (GaN) Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) system that combines the industry's highest productivity and best-in-class yields with low cost of operation, further enabling lower manufacturing costs for light emitting diodes (LEDs) for general lighting applications. Read more »

Products, Materials + Tools | Aug 28, 2014

Kyma Extends GaN Template Tools and Materials to 6" Diameter

Kyma Technologies, Inc., a leading supplier of advanced materials solutions that promote safety and energy efficiency, announced today the the extension of their GaN template crystal growth tools and materials to 6" diameter. Read more »

Products, Materials + Tools | Jul 16, 2014

GO-R5000 Full-Field Speed Goniophotometer

Everfine's GO-R5000 is widely applied for the measurement of luminous intensity distribution GO-R5000 is the type C Goniophotometer with rotating mirrors and photometer detectors. During measurement the tested luminaire keeps stable while the mirrors and photometer detectors rotates around it, so the most steady specified working state of tested luminaire can be achieved. GO-R5000 is widely applied for the measurement of luminous intensity distribution, total luminous flux, non-uniformity of luminance & colorimetric quantities and other photometric & colorimetric parameters of various type of luminaires and lamps, including street lights, indoor lights, flood lights, auto lights, signal lights, LEDs, halogen lamps, fluorescent lamps, HIDs etc. The File can be output in GOS, CIE, CEN, IES, TM14, LDT format etc. Read more »

Products, Materials + Tools | Jul 03, 2014

Quantum Efficient Measurement System

QE-2000 with implementation of a new re-excitation eliminating function The QE-2000 by Photal Otsuka Electronics is the latest generation of quantum efficiency (yield) measurement tools, which allow the user to determine QE of powders, liquids, solids and films. An optically optimized geometry using an integrating hemisphere and low stray light array spectrometer (wavelength range 250 nm – 1100 nm) enable world class measurements in applications like LED and OLED materials, thin film state sample, quantum dot, fluorescent probe, biotechnology, clathrate, dye sensitized solar cells and complex chemistry. Read more »

Products, Materials + Tools | May 15, 2014

TÜV Rheinland Presents Lighting Test Program for Domestic & Foreign Markets

The TÜV US lable ensures commpliance of LED lighting products with the US and Canadian requirements At LIGHTFAIR® International 2014, TÜV Rheinland will present its comprehensive portfolio of testing and certification services to the lighting industry. The company tests and certifies all types of lighting products, with a special focus on LEDs, according to the U.S., Canada and global requirements. Six US laboratories are conveniently located from the East to West coasts for a fast turn-around and reduced shipping costs. Read more »

Products, Materials + Tools | May 13, 2014

Mentor Graphics Launches MicReD Industrial Power Tester 1500A for Power Cycle Testing of Electronic Components

Mentor Graphics' MicReD Power Tester 1500A is based on the established T3Ster® advanced thermal tester Mentor Graphics Corporation today announced the new MicReD® Industrial Power Tester 1500A for power cycling and thermal testing of electronics components to simulate and measure lifetime performance. The MicReD Industrial Power Tester 1500A tests the reliability of power electronic components that are increasingly used in industries such as automotive and transportation including hybrid and electrical vehicles and trains, power generation and converters, and renewable energy applications such as wind turbines. It is the only commercially available thermal testing product that combines both power cycling and thermal transient measurements with structure function analysis while providing data for real-time failure-cause diagnostics. Read more »

Products, Materials + Tools | Apr 17, 2014

The World leading High Accuracy Array Spectroradiometer - HAAS-2000/3000

Everfine's HAAS series spectroradiometer systems promise extraordinary high-accuracy and high-speed measurement capability Spectroradiometer is a key instrument for the measurement of photometric, colorimetric and electronic quantities of all kinds of lamps or luminaires. And High Accuracy Array Spectroradiometer (HAAS) is more and more applied for SSL test because of the special characteristics of LEDs. Read more »

Products, Materials + Tools | Mar 19, 2014

Instrument Systems Presents a Goniophotometer System for Angular-Resolved Measurements on a Large Scale

With Instrument Systems LGS 1000 and the optional luminous flux integrator, the measurements can be taken faster and are more accurate The LGS 1000 from Instrument Systems allows angledependent spatial radiation characteristics of large LED modules, solid-state lighting (SSL) products, as well as lamps and luminaires to be determined. The Munich-based company is presenting key upgrades for its largest goniometer system at this year's Light+Building fair in Frankfurt. Read more »

Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 28, 2014

ASE Test Develops Industry's First SSL Test System for Design, Validation & Volume Manufacturing

ASE's test system can be used to test LED luminaries with up to 300 VRMS (750VA maximum) or 425 VDC (575 W maximum) ASE Test, a division of Automation South Electronics, has developed the industry's first automated test system that is specifically designed for quickly testing the electrical performance of LED drivers, LED arrays and LED fixtures. Designated the ASE SSL 3.0 Test System, this flexible test system can be used for design, design validation and volume manufacturing testing to verify quality of production. The SSL test system can also verify the electrical performance of incoming LED driver and LED array shipments, providing traceability and accountability within the supply chain. Read more »

Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 25, 2014

EV Group And Brisbane Materials Introduce Novel Anti-Reflective Coating Solution For LED Lighting Applications

EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology, solar and semiconductor markets, and Brisbane Materials Technology (BMT), a specialty materials company, today introduced a new anti-reflective (AR) coating solution based on BMT's innovative XeroCoat® materials, which is designed to substantially increase lumen output of light emitting diode (LED) devices. The jointly developed manufacturing solution, which leverages a combination of AR coating processing equipment and tunable, durable, inorganic coating material, enables lumen output increases of up to eight percent. The AR coating manufacturing solution can be seamlessly integrated with established production schemes, allowing the coating of LED components at room temperature and atmospheric pressure. Read more »

Products, Materials + Tools | Jan 23, 2014

opsira Introduces uku - the Flexible Integrating Sphere Series

uku is the integrating spheres series of opsira, here the uku1000 uku series integrating spheres enable the fast and easy setup for measurements of the radiant power and the luminous flux of light sources as well as the reflection, the diffuse reflection and transmission of materials. Read more »

| Jan 23, 2014

Labsphere Expands Light Measurement Software Compatibility

Integral® supports equipment from a range of manufacturers, now including Instrument Systems’ CAS 140 spectrometer Labsphere’s Integral® Light Measurement Software collects, analyzes and accesses data from Labsphere systems and hardware as well as components from other manufacturers used for solid state light testing. The next generation, Integral 1.2, now supports a wider range of instruments common in photometry laboratories, including Instrument Systems’ CAS 140* spectrometer. Read more »

Products, Materials + Tools | Dec 03, 2013

EV Group Introduces Full-field UV Nanoimprint Lithography System For Photonics, LED And BioMEMS Production

The EVG720 UV-NIL system is EVG's most advanced dedicated NIL system EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology and semiconductor markets, today introduced the EVG®720 automated UV nanoimprint lithography (UV-NIL) system. Providing full-field imprint lithography with an integrated soft stamp/template fabrication capability, the EVG720 system enables throughputs of more than 60 wafers per hour with the lowest cost of ownership (CoO). Capable of printing nanostructures as small as 40 nm in diameter over a large area in volume production, the EVG720 system is ideally suited for use in manufacturing optics, photonics, light emitting diodes (LEDs), microfluidics and other bioMEMS devices, as well as advanced data storage devices. Several systems have already been installed, evaluated and accepted at customer sites. Read more »

Technology | Nov 15, 2013

ILT Introduces New ILT950 / ILT950UV Portable Spectroradiometer Systems

The ILT950 comes standard in two standard ranges, ILT950 250-1050 nm and the ILT950UV 200-450 nm New ILT950UV / improved ILT950 is now equipped with a higher pixel CCD array for improved performance including nearly 50% more sensitivity and higher S/N ratio increased from 200:1 to 300:1 with larger quantum well depth. This most cost-effective, fully integrated, CCD-based spectroradiometer family is available with ISO17025 accredited calibration. Read more »

Products, Materials + Tools | Oct 08, 2013

Candeled Announces DALI Lighting Control Development & Evaluation Kit

Candeled’s development & evaluation kit contains all that is needed to educate, develop and demonstrate the advantages of DALI Candeled’s new development/evaluation kit-in-a-case provides the ideal platform to educate, develop and demonstrate the advantages of DALI (Digital Addressable Lighting Interface) -based lighting control systems to LED Lighting scheme designers, engineers and installers, and to building managers and owners Bicester UK, October 3rd 2013: Ismosys has introduced a development-kit-in-a-case that provides the ideal platform for LED Lighting designers, engineers and installers to learn about and develop DALI (Digital Addressable Lighting Interface)-based lighting control systems. Read more »


NICHIA LED Technology Presented at LICHTWOCHE München

NICHIA LED Technology Presented at LICHTWOCHE München LED manufacturer NICHIA, a specialist in highly efficient lighting, Human Centric Lighting and the imitation of natural light, will participate in the Munich Lichtwoche 2021 from 5 to 12 November with a light installation, two presentations and a discussion on the topic of UV-C. The light ... Read more »


deLIGHTed Talks: Good Light – Good Life in Wintertime, November 3, 2021

deLIGHTed Talks: Good Light – Good Life in Wintertime,  November 3, 2021 The Good Light Group, together with the Society for Light Treatment and Biological Rhythms (SLTBR), the Daylight Academy (DLA), the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD), and Luger Research (LR), are organizing and presenting the “Good Light – Good Life” lectures. The webinar ... Read more »