2019 Solid-State Lighting Research and Development WorkshopLearn More
Lighting scientists continue to come up with breakthrough innovations in LED and OLED technology that drive the limits of energy-efficient lighting...
Energy Department Launches Manufacturing Innovator Challenge, First Two Prizes Open for IdeasLearn More
DOE announced two new manufacturing prizes to crowdsource solutions for next generation manufacturing and strengthen American's industrial base.
Report Documents Trial Installation of Tunable LED Classroom LightingLearn More
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has released a GATEWAY report documenting the trial installation of tunable-white light-emitting diode (LED)
Webinar on October 25: Understanding Technology Tradeoffs in High Efficacy LuminairesLearn More
A 2018 DOE study entitled "An Investigation into high-achieving LED luminaires" evaluated the performance of several light-emitting diode (LED)...
Lumileds Develops a High-Efficacy, High-Power LED for Directional ApplicationsLearn More
With partial funding from the U.S. Department of Energy, Lumileds, a lighting company that develops, manufactures, and distributes LEDs and related...
University of California at Santa Barbara is Determining the Origins of Efficiency Loss in Gallium Nitride-Based LEDs Used in LightingLearn More
With the help of DOE funding, researchers at the University of California at Santa Barbara are conducting analyses to determine the mechanisms...
Penn State Researchers Develop a Way to Predict and Mitigate Catastrophic Shorts for Improved OLED Lighting Panel ReliabilityLearn More
In the past, too many organic light-emitting diode (OLED) panels shorted catastrophically before their rated 50,000-hour lifetime.
Fine-Tuning the Characterization of Color Rendition with Chroma Shift and Gamut ShapeLearn More
The emergence of solid-state lighting has challenged longstanding performance metrics used for assessing color quality, particularly...
A New DOE Study Characterizes the U.S. Lighting MarketLearn More
DOE's SSL Program has released a report that estimates the installed stock, energy use, and lumen production of all general-illumination lighting...