Enjoy our favorite stories from the past week in the world of lighting, LEDs, testing and phsyics. If you are interested in learning how to improve the efficiency of your LED testing make sure to visit our booth at Strategies in Light 2012. “Ford LED Display” image courtesy of beckstei on flickr, from the 2012 Detroit Auto Show.


6701306047_494d6a2745_zBASF and Philips first to develop OLED lighting for use as a transparent car roof

Philips’ transparent OLED module emits light into the vehicle when switched on, but allows for a clear view outside the vehicle when off.

OSRAM Opto Semiconductors expands its leading position in high-quality, thin-film LEDs

OSRAM has developed prototypes of blue and white LEDs where the light-emitting gallium-nitride layers are grown on silicon wafers.

Picking the Brightest, Most Efficient Bulb

Katherine Boehret at All Things D provides a guide to light bulb basics and how to choose a bulb.

3M Young Scientist Challenge

Do you have what it takes to be America’s top young scientist in grades 5-8? Discovery Education and 3M are bringing the top 10 students to Minnesota to compete for a $25,000 prize.

LEDs to enable agriculture 365 days a year in an urban setting

Urban farming has made significant strides by utilizing LEDs as an artifical light source.

In Case You Missed Them – Posts from the Gamma Sci Blog

Simple and Accurate LED Test Solutions from UDT Instruments

UDT Instruments, a division of Gamma Scientific, produces LED testing solutions based on a high performance radiometer/photometer to capture photometeric, radiometeric and fiber optic measurements.

Gamma Scientific to Showcase Complete LED Testing Solutions at Strategies in Light 2012

A preview of our exhibition plan for at Strategies in Light 2012. We are displaying spectroradiometers for LED test and measurement, integrating spheres, high-speed LED testers and LED sorters. We will also be discussing our NVLAP accredited lab for LM-79 and SSL testing.

Gamma Scientific is Hiring!

If you are interested in solving complex technical problems and have a passion for Physics, Optics or Engineering take a look at our open positions. We are currently hiring a Calibration Laboratory Manager, Mechanical Engineer/Designer and Systems Scientist.

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