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LONDON, March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SUMMARYNanoMarkets has been covering the smart lighting market for four years and has acquired an understanding of the key markets, technologies
The systems will be used for the inspection and metrology of surface defects MIGDAL HAEMEK, Israel, March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Camtek Ltd.
With over 40 years as a leader in the industrial and commercial lighting industry, Larson Electronics continues its commitment to providing high grade lighting equipment to specialty markets with
NASHUA, N.H., March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sapphire Awards Gala, held on the night of Feb.
In an effort to simplify energy-efficient commercial lighting, 1000Bulbs.com now carries high-quality LED troffers from Cree and Cooper Lighting. Garland, Texas
Due to its reputation for offering cutting edge lighting products online, coupled with superior customer satisfaction, eLightBulbs
GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Fluorescent Bulbs.
Weymouth Club, one of the nation's most prestigious tennis and fitness clubs complete total facility lighting retrofit.
Leading manufacturer and supplier of explosion proof lighting equipment Larson Electronics has announced the release of a 150 watt LED explosion proof light fixture equipped with a flat surface
An industry leader in commercial LED lighting distribution is offering new office lighting applications. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 04, 2015 Representatives
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...
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...
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...