Lighting Control Systems

Future Lighting Solutions Offers System for Tuning White LEDs to Achieve High CRI

Future Lighting Solutions has announced a new capability, the technology for tuning a white LED, to optimize CRI and efficacy. It is reportedly now available for customer licensing. The technique uses certain combinations of colors depending on the application. The color combinations do not include using red blue and green …

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LSI Industries Inc. Gets Lighting Control Capability with Acquisition of AdL Technology and Related Companies

LSI Industries Inc. of Cincinnati, Ohio USA, reports that it has completed the acquisition of AdL Technology and related companies. AdL Technology AdL Engineering and Kelmilfeen are privately owned and based in Columbus, Ohio. LSI Industries produces LED lighting, LED scoreboards, LED billboards, and custom stage displays. AdL Technology reportedly …

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Cypress’s Introduces Integrated LED Driver and Controller on One Chip

Cypress Semiconductor reports having integrated a driver and controller for high-power LEDs on a single chip. The company of San Jose, California USA, says each member of the new PowerPSoC family of integrated and embedded power controllers with drivers, is comprised of four constant-current regulators and four 32V MOSFETs with …

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NEC Electronics Introduces 8-bit Microcontroller Family for Lighting Applications

NEC Electronics of Kawaski, Japan previously released what it said was the first microcontroller (MCU) with four-channel constant-current drive for LED lighting systems. This month, the company reportedly began shipment of 14 new 8-bit All Flash MCUs for energy-efficient lighting applications. NEC says that the constant current driver is designed …

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Cyberlux Awarded Additional U.S. Patent Claims for BrightEye-WatchDog Devices

Cyberlux Corporation reports that it has been awarded patent protection for 21 additional patent claims on the company’s U.S. Patent Application for Portable Light Device (application number 11/336,562 filed on January 21, 2006). According to the company, the new patent claims define specific areas of patent protection for the Company’s …

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Cypress EZ-Color Solution Adds ColorLock Optical Feedback Support To Help LED Designers Maintain Perfect Color

Solution also Adds More Tools to Support White Lighting, Bringing Code-Free Design to a Broader Range of Applications San Jose, California USA — Cypress Semiconductor Corp. today announced significant enhancements for its award winning EZ-Color™ design solution for intelligent color and white LED lighting systems. The new ColorLock™ feature enables …

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