Philips Lumileds Introduces LED for Single-Source Beam Control in Directional Lamps

Philips Lumileds has launched the Luxeon 5258 multi-die emitter. According
to the company, the new emitter cost effectively delivers single source beam
control for designs such as PAR 16, PAR 20, MR 16 and GU 10 lamps. The emitter
uses drivers at 24V and 96V.

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Daktronics Wins Digital Signage Expo Award for Food and Beverage LED Display

Daktronics of Brookings South Dakota, reports having won a Bronze Digital
Signage Expo (DSE) APEX Installation Award in the category of Food &
Beverage. The award was for the installation of a display that hangs directly
above the iconic Center Bar at SLS Las Vegas during DSE in Las Vegas, Nevada,
last week. The …

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Rubicon’s Large-Diameter Patterned Sapphire Substrates (PSS) to be Showcased at LED Taiwan 2015

Rubicon Technology, Inc, of Bensenville, Illinois revealed that the company
will showcase large-diameter patterned sapphire substrates (PSS). Additionally,
the company will show off its series of 4” and 6”polished sapphire
wafers at LED Taiwan 2015 at TWTC Nangang Exhibit Hall in Taipei, Taiwan, March
25-28, 2015. The company’s highly customizable sub-micron 4” and 6”
PSS …

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Credit Union Upgrades to Watchfire LED Sign After More Than Two Decades of Signage Operation

Back in 1993, Clearwater Credit Union (CCU) in Lewiston, Idaho, installed a
new Watchfire sign. The sign would ultimately outlast all of the credit
union’s employees at the time. CCU has served the community for 58 years,
supporting local residents with a range of financial services. In 1993, the
credit union installed a state-of-the-art …

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Glowing Mushrooms May Give Insight into Lighting Controls and Bug Attraction

Research into bioluminescent mushrooms might give insight into a
temperature-related circadian controls for lighting and could also help reveal
what wavelengths attract the most bugs. Only a tiny percentage of fungi roughly
71 of more than 100,000 known species are bioluminescent. Scientists previously
thought that a fungi that exhibited bioluminescence did so all the …

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Sensorex Launches UVT Monitor with Crystal IS UVC LEDs

Sensorex, a Garden Grove, California-based producer of sensors for water
applications, has launched a new UVT Monitoring instrument. Sensorex evaluated
Crystal IS UVC LEDs as a replacement light source for mercury-based lamps.
Testing at Sensorex confirmed that longer lasting and brighter UVC LEDs were a
significant contribution to the Sensorex UVT monitoring system.

UVC LEDs …

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Integrated Endoscopy’s Single-Use Rigid Endoscope Reduces Infection Risks

Integrated Endoscopy, Inc. demonstrated its nuvis™ Single-Use
Arthroscope at the 2015 AORN (Association of periOperative Registered Nurses)
Surgical Conference and Expo, March 7–11, 2015, in Denver. The company
claims that the device is the only single-use rigid endoscope commercially
available in the United States. An endoscope is a slender and tubular optical
viewing system for …

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Portable Digital LED Display Screen Module from UBLEDs Becomes Innovative Product Award Finalist at TILS 2015

UBLeds’ new portable display screen emerged as a finalist at the Taiwan
International Lighting Show 2015. The “Portable Digital LED Display Screen
Module” integrates an LED and IC chip into single pixel packages on parallel
ribbons of RGB LEDs. The company says that the design reduces the cost of
assembling, installation and maintenance of …

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Enhancement Mode and Cascode Configuration GaN-on-Silicon Platforms

Infineon Technologies AG of Munich, Germany, has expanded its Gallium
Nitride (GaN)-on-Silicon technology and product portfolio. The company now
offers both cascade and enhancement mode configuration of GaN-based
platforms.

Infineon has optimized the GaN-on-Si for applications requiring superior
energy efficiency and higher power density including Switch Mode Power Supplies
(SMPS) used in mobile power, server, telecom, …

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Forest Lighting Parent Company, MLS, Announces IPO in China

Forest Lighting, the USA subsidiary of Zhongshan, China-based MLS Co. Ltd.,
has announced that MLS recently completed its Initial Public Offering on the
Shenzhen stock exchange in China. MLS raised about $154 million (RMB 960
million) on February 16, the stock’s first day of trading. It rose 44 percent
from the opening price of …

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