Lumileds adds 200-lm/W mid-power LEDs, enters Legrand tunable SSL partnership

The Luxeon 2835 HE mid-power LED family enables 2-step MacAdam ellipse developments, while Lumileds Matrix modules will be offered alongside Legrand drivers and controllers for turnkey tunable-white SSL product development. Lumileds has announced the Luxeon 2835 HE family of mid-power packaged LEDs that feature tight color consistency and efficacy exceeding 200 lm/W. Legrand and Lumileds also have jointly announced a
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Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show 2018

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the “Yachting Capital of the World” will host the 59th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on October 31- Nov 4, 2018. The show exhibits range from yacht builders and designers to exotic cars and brokerage yachts. Every year, the show exhibits a vast array of the industry’s latest boats and yachts of all sizes, worldwide debuts, plus
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Packaged LED news: Cree high-CRI COBs

Cree has announced the XLamp eTone LEDs — chip-on-board (COB) products that deliver 90-CRI color quality with the same efficacy levels of competitive 80-CRI offerings. Lumileds has announced the Luxeon V2 family of high-power LEDs that utilize technology developed in the company’s chip-scale package (CSP) products to bring higher performance to a 3.5×3.5-mm package. Both offerings deliver solid-state lighting (SSL)
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A Guide to LED Office Lighting for Your Small Business

LED lighting has replaced many of the traditional bulbs and fixtures over the past several years. These bulbs are more efficient and better for the environment, making them an attractive option in a number of settings — including office buildings. If you’re looking to make your office space more energy efficient or just want to change up your lighting, here’s
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Lumiron Introduces Dakota LED Light Panel

Miami-based Lumiron recently introduced the Dakota LED light panel, a light source that is designed to be slim, customizable, and produce even illumination. Its edge light technology can be applied in many markets, including architecture and design, retail, signage, and displays and fixtures. It also works well for backlighting stones such as Onyx, Quartzite, Concetto, and other translucent stones, specifically

The Math That Promises to Make the World Brighter

An elaborate quantum dance powers LED lightbulbs. The more precisely the dance can be choreographed, the closer LEDs will come to fulfilling their promise as the ubiquitous energy-efficient lighting source of the future (LEDs are already efficient, but they could be a lot more so). My latest story, “Mathematicians Tame Rogue Waves, Lighting Up Future of LEDs,” is about a
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5 Charts That Illustrate The Remarkable LED Lighting Revolution

“The rapid adoption of LEDs in lighting marks one of the fastest technology shifts in human history,” Goldman Sachs stated in a new report. The accelerated deployment of light-emitting diode (LED) bulbs is on track to save U.S. consumers and businesses $20 billion a year in electricity costs within a decade, which would lower U.S. CO2 emissions by some 100