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Carnegie Mellons Smart Headlights Spare The Eyes Of Oncoming

Carnegie Mellon's Smart Headlights Spare The Eyes Of Oncoming Drivers

Byron Spice, Carnegie Mellon University Programmable Lights Prevent Glare, Improve Vision in Snow and Rain A smart headlight developed at Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics Institute enables drivers to take full advantage of their high...

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2014-09-18 23:08:37

Current and prospective customers are now able to find even more options of LED light bulbs from GE, Samsung, Lighting Science and TCP in addition to the extensive assortment previously available on the site. Garland, Tx (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Online lighting retailer, 1000Bulbs.com, is working with some of the top brands in LED lighting to expand its selection of LED light bulbs and downlights. Current and prospective customers are now able to find LED lighting options from GE,...

2014-09-18 16:25:05

LONDON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SUMMARYNanoMarkets has been covering the smart lighting market for four years and has acquired an understanding of the key markets, technologies and companies in this rapidly expanding business. This year, NanoMarkets has decided to cover this interesting sector in two volumes. Volume I is devoted to an analysis of smart lighting markets and covering the basic drivers and economics of the smart lighting business. Volume II provides coverage of...

2014-09-18 08:36:58

My Mobile Light(TM) combines Bright Lighting and Mobility Support to help individuals with low vision maintain daily independence PIPERSVILLE, Pa., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Technical Vision Inc., a product development company focused on designing and manufacturing assistive devices and technologies for the visually and physically disabled, today announced the launch of the company's premier mobility aid product, My Mobile Light(TM) Low Vision Aid. My Mobile Light combines...

2014-09-17 23:10:29

DMG Productions explores the latest breakthroughs in LED energy saving solutions. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Green Lumens™ LLC , announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of Innovations with Ed Begley Jr, slated to air later this year, 2014 via Discovery Channel, Fox News and other well known media channels.. Dates and show times TBA. In this episode, audiences will learn about how Green Lumens™ is helping commercial property owners, real estate...

2014-09-17 23:07:47

Leading manufacturer and supplier of explosion proof lighting equipment Larson Electronics has announced the release of a new pedestal mount LED work light configured to work on 24 volts DC or AC. The EPL-PM-150LED-24V-100 LED light can illuminate up to 10,000 square feet of work space and features a convenient pedestal mount base stand for easy handling and operation. Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 The EPL-PM-150LED-24V-100 explosion proof LED light from Larson Electronics is...

2014-09-17 23:03:51

GE Lighting’s 100-watt A-line replacement LED bulb has earned recognition from two influential lighting industry organizations. (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 GE Lighting’s 100-watt A-line replacement LED bulb has earned recognition from two influential lighting industry organizations. The American Lighting Association (ALA) has chosen the bulb as a winner of its Lighting for Tomorrow competition, and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) has chosen to include the consumer lighting...

2014-09-17 16:29:34

SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New and changing energy codes and greater market penetration of LED installations are driving demand for stand-alone lighting controls and distributed lighting control systems. Wireless technologies are also driving demand, which are often changing end-user requirements for system commissioning, measurement and verification. Along side LEDs, these wireless systems can extend product lifecycle and significantly reduce maintenance costs....

2014-09-17 16:22:41

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Horner Lighting Group has received recognition on four products in the 2014 Next Generation Luminaires(TM) (NGL) Solid-State Lighting Design Indoor Competition. Awards were presented September 17 at The LED Show in Los Angeles, CA. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, and the International Association of Lighting Designers, the NGL awards recognize excellence in suitability,...

2014-09-17 12:31:01

New LEDs Simplify General Purpose and Industrial Lighting Designs IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC)*, a committed leader that collaborates with technology companies to create breakthrough designs, today announced that it has extended its LETERAS(TM[1] ) family of white LEDs. The new TL1L3 series features ultra-compact devices that combine cost-effective gallium nitride-on-silicon (GaN-on-Si) chips with an industrial...

2014-09-16 23:14:30

Recently, ThinkLite was chosen to retrofit the lighting at Sportsmen's Tennis & Enrichment Center. Given the opportunity, ThinkLite chose to do more to help the urban youth who call Sportsmen's the home from home. Natick, MA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 ThinkLite recently released a video that heralds the recent partnership between ThinkLite and Sportsmen's Tennis & Enrichment Center. Enjoy this special video here. For more information, please contact: Phil Bonomo,...


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2010-09-29 16:52:36

The incandescent light bulb provides a source of electric light through incandescence. The bulb works by passing current through a filament which heats to a temperature that produces light. The glass bulb that contains the filament prevents oxidation of the hot filament. The bulbs are also called electric lamps. Incandescent bulbs come in a various sizes and voltages. They can range from 1.5 volts to 300, require no external regulating equipment and have low manufacturing costs. They work...

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2009-04-23 12:28:48

Pavel Nikolayevich Yablochkov (September 14, 1847 "“ March 31, 1984) was a Russian electrical engineer, inventor, and businessman. His most notable invention was a type of electric carbon arc lamp, called the Yablochkov candle. Yablochkov graduated from Mykolayiv Engineering Institute as a military engineer in 1866. In 1869, he continued his education at the Galvanic School in St. Petersburg. Yablochkov settled in Moscow in 1873 after serving time in the army. After that, he was...

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2004-10-19 04:45:43

Light Pollution -- Light pollution refers to excess light, created by human activities, that brightens the night sky enough to hide many stars from observers. For the average person, light pollution means that even on a clear, moonless night, only a few stars may be visible. When a city grows up near an astronomical observatory, light pollution can make the observatory effectively useless. Unlike most forms of pollution, light pollution isn't persistent: turn the lights off, and the...

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Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'