Latest from the lighting market: licht.de news

Here you will find the latest news from the lighting market, compiled by licht.de.

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12.11.2021

With the bike visible and safe through autumn and winter

Rechargeable battery bike lighting needs a test mark and must not dazzle

Autumn is just the right moment for a light check on the bike. Because good light can save lives when the days get shorter and the nights longer. Bike…

18.10.2021

Survey on light pollution

Magazine identifies potential for sustainability in the German lighting industry

If light immissions for the illumination of urban agglomeration radiate upwards and illuminate the sky, this is often referred to as “light…

20.09.2021

The impact of light

An interview with Dr Jürgen Waldorf (ZVEI, licht.de)

Light makes things visible – and always has an impact. In many cases, we fail to see the significance because the eye is a good-natured organ. It…

10.08.2021

BIM characteristics for lighting

German version of the specification DIN CEN/TS 17623 published

BIM is a method for the networked planning of a construction and its management by means of software. Building Information Modeling, BIM, is a…

16.07.2021

Inventor Award 2021 for OLED pioneering work

European Patent Office honors German physicist Karl Leo

OLED displays can nowadays be found in almost all new-generation smartphones and many TV screens. The method developed by Karl Leo for boosting…

16.06.2021

Discovering Light – Fun Experiments with Optics

An interactive Book on the exciting world of light

There is so much to know and learn around light and in the exciting world of optics and photonics. A new way for an interested general audience and…

23.04.2021

Light for video calls

Three tips for proper lighting during Zoom, Teams & Co.

Video conferencing has become part of many employee´s new daily working routine during the last year. Picture quality is not always ideal and some…

10.03.2021

CIE publication on discomfort glare in traffic

Overview of research methods, mathematical models and relevant variables

A uniform model for the discomfort glare in traffic far does not exist so far. The new report of the CIE (International Commission on Illumination),…

01.02.2021

Do you speak light technology?

International Lighting Vocabulary (ILV) sets international standard

The 2nd edition of the International Lighting Vocabulary (ILV) of the International Commission on Illumination (CIE) offers 1.347 definitions on 248…

05.01.2021

8 tips for the home office

A carefully designed lighting promotes concentration

Many professionals are again working from home. But not all have really adapted to having their office in their private home yet. Ergonomics and an…

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