Clear acrylic sheet is etched with a uniform matrix and embedded with LEDs.

Karmarama’s ‘Psychedelic Rabbit Hole’

Karmarama, one of the fastest-growing communications agencies in the UK, relocated to Farringdon Place in a move to unite the entire Karma Comms group of 250 staff under one roof. With successful campaigns for Costa, Age UK, Ikea and the BBC, Karmarama’s office space needed to reflect their creative spirit and has been designed and installed by ...



LRC Cortisol Study

Blue Light Could Help Teens Combat Stress

Adolescents can be chronically sleep deprived because of their inability to fall asleep early in combination with fixed wakeup times on school days. According to the Centers for Disease Control, almost 70 percent of school children get insufficient sleep: less than 8 hours on school nights. This type of restricted sleep schedule has been linked ...





LED luminaire manufacturers are able to design creative, unique products.

Are You at Home with LEDs?

Cold light? Poor design? Lighting punch and quality not up to traditional lamps? LED technology for lighting in the home still has a number of challenges to overcome – but the challenges are no longer the technology barriers above. The challenge today is to change perceptions. LED is not just a low-energy light source, trying to compete in ...




The LED system allows spectacular color-changing light shows, themed to each specific event.

Colored Light Builds Emotion for Eden Park Sportsfans

Royal Philips Electronics announced that it is lighting up Eden Park, New Zealand’s premier sports field, with energy-efficient lighting. All over the world, highly efficient lighting solutions from Philips turn stadia into iconic “theaters of dreams” while delivering the best possible experience for people in and around the arena. Recently, ...



With our UNIGLAS | VITAL feel-good glass, light quality is very close to that of single glazing.

Feel-Good Windows Transmit More Blue Light

Daylight acts on our body clock and stimulates the brain. Researchers at Fraunhofer, Europe’s largest application-oriented research organization, have worked with industry partners to develop a coating for panes of glass that lets through more light. Above all, it promotes the passage through the glass of those wavelengths of light that govern ...



The middle of the color spectrum, known as the "green gap", is a section of the light spectrum where devices made from either nitride or phosphide are inefficient and difficult to fabricate.

Meaglow Overcomes InGaN ‘Green Gap’

Meaglow Ltd. announced that its low-temperature Migration Enhanced Afterglow film growth technique has been used to produce a thick indium gallium nitride (InGaN) layer with strong yellow emission. This recent result bodes well to increase the efficiency and lower production costs of green LEDs and laser diodes. The company is currently seeking ...