This Week in LEDs and Lighting

GS940-7X Display Testing Goniometer

GS940-7X Display Testing Goniometer

The Coolest Light-Painting Device Yet

This Gizmodo article profiles the LighScythe, an open source hardware/software project that creates a device for writing text and images frozen in midair.

Strategies Unlimited projects $3.7 billion LED retrofit lamp market in 2016

LEDs Magazine details a new report from Strategies Unlimited that projects the LED replacement lamp market will grow 30% annually through 2016.

Physicists must get used to the limelight

In the wake of the fallout from the OPERA collaboration New Scientist argues that “the days of carefully stage-managed announcements of rock-solid results are drawing to a close.”

Cree Aeroblades Luminaires Combine Cutting-Edge Technology with High Design

This past week Cree introduced their new Aeroblades™ series of luminaires for outdoor lighting, which “represent the intersection of industry-leading LED innovation and high design.”

Dow Corning Silicone Solutions to Affect Entire LED Industry Chain

LEDinside interviewed Qian Nanfang, Commercial Manager at Dow Corning Electronics Greater China to gain a better understanding of the company’s silicone electronic products.

Gamma Scientific News

RoadVista Announces New Retroreflectivity Goniometer for Testing Sign Sheeting and High Visibility Clothing

RoadVista, a Gamma Scientific company, has developed a new goniometer system which is optimized for quick testing of retroreflective materials to ensure ASTM E1709 requirements for safety testing.

Visit the New RoadVista.com

The RoadVista division of Gamma Scientific has just launched a brand new website to provide an enhanced user experience. RoadVista manufacturers retroreflectometers for highway safety applications, including sign measurement, pavement parking testing and general retroreflectivity.