enLIGHTen: IES International Year of Light Photo Contest 2015
In celebration of 2015 as the International Year of Light as proclaimed by UNESCO, the Emerging Professionals of IES (Illuminating Engineering Society) are giving you a reason to share your love for lighting for the next 6 months.
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The Richard Kelly Grant
2015 Call For Entries - Grant proposals must be submitted by June 30, 2015.
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2015 IES Street and Area Lighting Conference >
October 4-7, 2015 | Savannah, GA
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Featured Member: Nadarajah Narendran, Ph.D.

IES Featured Member - Nadarajah Narendran, Ph.D. Nadarajah Narendran, Ph.D., an IES Member for 17 years, is the director of research at the Lighting Research Center, and a professor in the School of Architecture at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York.

Dr. Narendran is well known throughout the lighting industry for his pioneering research in the field of solid-state lighting. His focus is in the areas of LED performance, packaging, and lighting application.

Dr. Narendran leads a team of researchers and educators working to accelerate the development and market transformation of this promising technology. Additionally, he organizes the Alliance for Solid-State Illumination Systems and Technologies (ASSIST), an international organization of researchers, manufacturers, and government agencies dedicated to overcoming the technological hurdles facing LED lighting and helping speed its market acceptance.

Dr. Narendran has authored more than 100 articles in archival journals and proceedings, and holds several patents.
He is a Fellow of the IES and has also received the IES Taylor Technical Talent Award.

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