july 19, 2016

Guest Blogs


Advancing Light Through Independence
By Jes Munk Hansen, CEO | LEDVANCE
Independence. This word has special value in the United States this month with the Fourth of July celebrating the nation’s independence from Great Britain in 1776. It has also significant meaning in the lighting industry. Many major lighting companies, including OSRAM, are separating their lamps organizations to concentrate on other strategic initiatives. Like “the shot heard around the world” with the start of the American Revolutionary War changing the global landscape forever, this obviously has created a ripple effect of change for the LED industry. <read more>

  Sponsored Announcement

Advancements in Thermal Management Final Program Released

The final program has been announced for the 2016 Advancements in Thermal Management Conference. The program will feature speakers from industry leaders such as IBM Research and the IBM Advanced Thermal Lab, University of California - Riverside, Outlast Technologies/CoorTek, FLIR, and many more. View the final program.


Thermal 2016 will boast the largest program in the event's history with more sessions and several pre-conference workshops, making it the most comprehensive thermal educational conference experience in the industry. Sign up today!


  New Products

Exclusive Licensing for Driverless AC LED Light Engines
The new eLumination series from ERG Lighting are driverless AC LED light engines for architectural, display and down lighting that have a flicker index of only 0.15 – less than half of the 0.34 offered by the competition. <read more>


Eye Tracking – New Interaction Between Man and Machine
Powerful computer chips, highly efficient infrared LEDs and modern camera sensors now make it possible for previously complex eye-tracking systems to be adapted for consumer applications. <read more>


Cree Expands ZR Series LED Troffer Portfolio
Cree, Inc. has expanded the ZR Series LED troffer portfolio with the introduction of the new ZR FD LED series, a commercial spec-grade troffer that delivers improved energy efficiency of 130 lumens per watt. <read more>


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Manufacturing | Materials | System Design & Testing

  Industry News

Acuity Brands Selected as Exclusive Smart Lighting Solutions Provider
Acuity Brands, Inc. has announced an agreement with Target Corp. to provide smart lighting technologies, featuring energy saving LED fixtures and dimming controls. <read more>


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Event Listings

Advancements in Thermal Management 2016
Aug. 3-4, 2016
Denver, CO


The conference is designed for design engineers, academia, system engineers, material scientists, CTOs and R&D managers with organizations in industries and markets whose products, operations and services depend upon sophisticated and precise control of thermal properties and states. Register Now!

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