LED / Lighting

TIM with EMI Absorption Capabilities Announced

August 24th, 2015

Henkel introduces the first ever low-stress thermal interface material with EMI absorption capabilities, known as the Gap Pad EMI 1.0. “The latest in its line of BERGQUIST GAP PAD products, Henkel’s GAP PAD EMI 1.0…read more

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LEDs to Move Data Faster in Electronics

August 4th, 2015

University of Virginia engineering professor, Maite Brandt-Pearce, and her former graduate student, Mohammad Noshad, have come up with a way for LEDS to move data to wireless devices faster. This process involves “using light waves…read more

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Splash Proof Fan Offers Long Lifespan

June 22nd, 2015

Sanyo Denki introduces its new IP68 splash proof fan with high airflow and a long lifespan. The water and dust resistant fan’s measurements are 40 x 40 x 28 mm. It is ideal for use…read more

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LED China 2015

May 12th, 2015

LED China 2015 September 16-19, 2015 Shanghai, China LED China is the world’s largest LED and LED lighting exhibition. It will be be held at Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). The event is projected to…read more

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Combination of Polymers Yields Advantages for Electronics Manufacturers and Lighting Industry

April 7th, 2015

The high cost of LED bulbs has resulted in manufacturers in the lighting industry to reduce costs and improve performance in the assembly process. Nicolas Sunderland, senior scientist, and Terry G. Davis, principal engineer of…read more

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Clear Encapsulant Ideal for Outdoor LED Lighting Applications

March 23rd, 2015

Dow Corning introduces a new clear and reliable Encapsulant for harsh outdoor LED lighting applications. The EI-1184 Silicone Encapsulant features high transparency, high weatherability, long lasting protection in harsh outdoor and indoor environments, and protection…read more

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New LED Lamps offer Double the Intensity of Traditional Products

March 9th, 2015

DELO introduces two new compact LED lamps that offer high efficiency and double the intensity of its 400 nm lamps. The DELOLUX 20 and DELOLUX 202 can reach an intensity up to 600 mW/cm². The lamps…read more

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Universal Cooler Ideal for Tilting Luminaires

February 19th, 2015

MechaTronix launches a new universal cooler for LED thermal management, known as the BJB LED star cooler GH36d. “The BJB LED star cooler GH36d is specifically designed for LED thermal management in luminaires using the…read more

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Stamped Heatsink Series offers Cooling for LED Applications

February 9th, 2015

GlacialTech, a thermal solution provider, introduces its new stamped heatsink series (Igloo SS) for LED flood lights and other high wattage LED lighting applications. These rectangular heatsinks offer wattage ratings of 100W, 150W and 200W.…read more

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PTC Digital Input Module Offers High Sensor Density

February 2nd, 2015

WAGO, leader in spring pressure connection technology, introduces its new PTC Digital Input Module (750-1425) featuring eight channels for connecting to PTC thermistors. Up to six PTC thermistors can be connected per channel, which minimizes…read more

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Lightweight and Compact Heat Dissipation Product Series Launched

February 2nd, 2015

Furukawa Electric has launched its new HYC Series of heat dissipation products for LED lighting equipment.  Two types of products released include the HYC 130c (100-130 W) and the HYC 200 (200 W). The HYC…read more

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Thermal Simulation to Improve LED Car Headlight Design

January 13th, 2015

Structural changes to LED headlights have generally been adding to the complexity of  its production, according to researchers. Certain car models come with a few choices of headlights, such as the new Audi TT which…read more

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Bay Light Heatsinks offer Thermal Solutions

December 15th, 2014

GlacialTech Inc. announced its new line of high performance Bay Light heatsinks for high power LED applications. The line of heatsinks includes the Igloo SR100, SR150, SR200, SR200HP and SR250HP. The Igloo SR200HP and Igloo…read more

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Thermal Considerations in LED System Modeling

December 2nd, 2014

Karl Geisler According to a recent U.S. DOE report [1], nearly half of all commercial lamps and luminaires sold will be LED-based by 2020. The thermal management challenge for LEDs is multidimensional. First, unlike traditional…read more

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