Standardization + Regulation | Technology | Feb 08, 2013

LEDOTRON: Digital Dimming Technology for a New World of Lighting Convenience

LEDOTRON is the name of the new digital standard for dimming systems designed for LED and compact fluorescent retrofit lamps. The innovative digital dimming and regulation technology was developed in collaboration with OSRAM and is to be passed as the IEC 62756-1 standard end of this year.The participants at the LEDOTRON press conference at the BAU trade fair in Munich in January 2013 were presented with the advantages of the LEDOTRON technology.

LEDOTRON: The benefits at a glance
Simple installation with immediate state of readiness
Safe, easy dimming
Compliance with legal standards
Control of brightness, in future also the light color
Use of existing mains cables
Open to further expansions such as radio interfaces or new operating concepts

LEDOTRON. Dimming defined digitally:
LEDOTRON opens up new opportunities in the compact fluorescent lamp and LED lamp market. The innovative technology has already received some recognized awards: for example the "Most Innovative Brand Award 2012" and thus the highest level of the Plus X Awards in the lighting product group. Certain OSRAM DULUX INTELLIGENT compact fluorescent lamps with LEDOTRON technology are available from OSRAM. New in the product range: the OSRAM DULUX INTELLIGENT LEDOTRON CLASSIC. LED lamps will be available from Autumn 2013.

For more general information about LEDOTRON, please visit www.ledotron.com
More detailed technical information is provided in a technical documentation sheet from Insta

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 »