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Jy Bhardwaj, Ben Davis, and Tony Shakib headline plenary sessions

Start the countdown to 2015's Strategies in Light and co-located The LED Show events in Las Vegas with our slideshow on the expert lineup of keynotes, who will address topics ranging from smart lighting to LED components to growing LED markets.

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GE Lighting manufactures PFS red phosphor for LED-backlight display applications

GE Lighting manufactures PFS red phosphor for LED display backlight applications

Narrowband red light conversion allows LCD-based TVs, monitors, and mobile devices to present richer red colors, but GE will reserve the use of the technology for its own lighting products.

Bad LED lighting shows up in surprising places

Bad LED lighting shows in surprising places (MAGAZINE)

Speakers at the co-located Strategies in Light & The LED Show conference made it clear that the lighting community still has work to do to properly leverage LED sources. And Las Vegas afforded the opportunity to see some really bad LED lighting.

Overcome major challenges in LED lighting designs with molded plastics

Overcome major LED-lighting design challenges with molded plastics (MAGAZINE)

Polycarbonate resins have evolved to deliver excellent optical and aging properties, writes Venogopal Koka, and the moldable plastics can help SSL product designs meet consumer cost targets.

UV and industrial LED applications require efficient thermal materials for LED substrates

UV and industrial LED applications require efficient thermal substrates (MAGA...

A nanocrystalline aluminum oxide dielectric layer on LED module substrates provides the excellent thermal conductivity needed to ensure reliable operation of high-output sources in industrial applications, explains Pekka Katila.

EC and European lighting industry clash on halogen ban

EC and European lighting industry clash on halogen ban (MAGAZINE)

The European Union is headed toward a 2016 ban on halogen lamps that are more efficient than incandescent bulbs yet trail LED technology, but as Caroline Hayes reports, some in the European lighting industry hope to have the European Commission delay the ban.





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