The international appearance of the Omicron variant and associated travel restrictions has prompted a reconsideration of the Light + Building plans. Light + Building 2022, which the lighting industry is eagerly waiting for, has been postponed to October 2-6, 2022 due to the worsening pandemic conditions all over the world.
Within the scope of Design Week Turkey 2021, different products of 12 young designers who are involved in the production process as well as design, are waiting for their enthusiasts this year as in 2018-2019. Within the scope of the Entrepreneurial Designer Project; the designers will present their lighting products...
Holland Casino Venlo, which was put into service in the province of Limburg in the south of the Netherlands, gained a unique appearance with the LED facade lighting made by Livingprojects. The facade of the building is impressive, iconic, majestic and extraordinary, giving visitors a feeling of Vegas.
Signify introduced a new generation of Philips LED lamps with the new energy label A. The new lamps consume 60 percent less energy than standard Philips LED lamps and offer a lifetime of up to 50,000 hours. Consumers can recognize Philips' new Class A LED lamps by the green packaging...
Amsterdam, the capital of the Netherlands and the country's most populated city, is launching a new trial with LED lighting at intersections. Thanks to this remarkable lighting, it is aimed for cyclists to see the red light more easily and to prevent accidents.
Clarivate Analytics, a global information services company has selected Nichia Corporation as a top 100 global innovative company. In acknowledgement of Nichia’s continued provision of new value to society, Clarivate Analytics has identified Nichia as one of the top 100 global innovators for the fourth year in a row.
With its investment in the California-based UV-C LED specialist Bolb Inc., Osram is further expanding its technological know-how of disinfection applications with UV-C light. The future cooperation between the two companies in the field of research will accelerate the industrialization of highly efficient and high-performance UV-C LEDs.
Up to now, the infrared lasers used for this purpose have deviations in wavelength stability of up to 40 nanometers as temperature in the component rises. As a result, the LiDAR system’s "vision" was a bit blurred. A novel chip design from Osram now reduces the wavelength shift to just...
The compact high-power LED Osconiq C 2424 from Osram Opto Semiconductors offers a broad color temperature range from cool to warm white and various CRIs, enabling a large variety of different luminaire designs. In addition, it is the only CSP LED with an integrated ESD available in the market, that...
Osram is among the top 25 of the world’s 100 most sustainable companies for the second year in a row. With this award, the Canadian research company Corporate Knights confirms the sustainability performance of the Munich-based high-tech company once again.
Nichia, the world’s largest LED Manufacturer and inventor of the high-brightness blue and white LEDs, announces a new dual function LED that provides both white light and high doses of energy geared for inactivation of various prevalent bacteria.
Biomimicry (emulating designs and ideas found in nature), which is a design approach used by many companies today, really works. According to the research result published in the journal Nano Letters, Korean scientists have significantly improved OLED performance by imitating the nanostructures of fireflies.
UV-C light - the effect of which has been known for over a century - has been proven to be a key to clean air indoors. The invisible, ultraviolet light destroys viruses and bacteria with a reliability of 99.9 percent. Osram now brings the proven UV-C technology with two flexible...
UV-C light can eliminate 99.9 percent of viruses and bacteria on surfaces, in the air and in drinking water. As one of the world's leading manufacturers, Osram Opto Semiconductors now enables particularly small and robust disinfection applications with its LEDs, while also driving the industrialization of these special light sources...
Moreover, as the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on the food supply chain starts to surface, capital expenditure (CAPEX) for indoor agricultural infrastructure has once again shown an upward momentum due to the rising demand for equipment replacement and procurement, resulting in a rapid growth in enterprise orders for horticultural LED.
After Philips and GE, Cree has also announced its permanent parting with LED and the lighting industry. Cree announced on October 20th that the company has reached a final agreement with SMART Global Holdings, Inc., and plans to sell its LED department (Cree LED) to SMART for US$300 million.
The developer of the Matrix Office Park – a LEED-Gold standard development in Zagreb’s central business district – wanted a distinctive and low-energy exterior lighting for the twin buildings at the heart of the development. It challenged independent lighting design studio Skira to come up with a creative concept that...
The market demands for disinfection have climbed significantly this year with the outbreak of COVID-19, leading to greater attention to UVC LED. In addition to surface and air disinfection, water purification is one of the major focuses of UVC LED manufacturers and home appliance brands.
Italian luminaire maker Artemide has become one of the first brands to unveil UV versions of its standard products. The company has developed UV modules which can be incorporated into many of its existing range and used to sanitise unoccupied spaces.