Lighting Education Facility Showcase

The IES provides insight and access to the work being done in some of the best lighting educational facilities. Actual faculty and students explain, in their own words, what differentiates their educational facilities from others. In some instances, the viewer is transferred directly into a class of one of these facilities. In others, scientists and graduate students explain the work being conducted. From basic to more specialized, this educational offering is delivered by experts in the lighting education field directly for the benefit of the viewer.

Lighting Enabled Systems and Application at RPI

LESADr. Robert Karlicek, Center Director and RPI Professor at LESA (Lighting Enabled Systems and Application) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute takes us on a journey with staff and graduate students detailing some of the groundbreaking research that is being done at LESA. With the main topics of Cognition, VLC Communication, Efficient Buildings, Plant Science and Healthcare, Bob and his group demonstrate how LESA is “Teaching Lighting New Tricks”.

Lighting Research Center at RPI

Faculty, Research Scientists and Graduate Students of the Lighting Research Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York discuss the various research they are working on and have completed in a variety of lighting related fields.

New York School of Interior Design

Lighting design is both an art and a science. Changing technologies, new energy efficiency laws, and the demand for inspired, innovative solutions have created a strong need for specialists in interior lighting design. The New York School of Interior Design offers the Master of Professional Studies in Lighting Design program.

The Master of Professional Studies in Lighting Design (MPS-L) is a one-year, post-professional degree that provides rigorous education in the art and science of architectural lighting design. All classes are offered in the evenings and on weekends.

Parsons – The New School


University of Colorado – Boulder

University of Colorado - BoulderFaculty and Students of the University of Colorado at Boulder elucidate on Goniometers, Integrated Spheres, lighting controls, cove lighting and accent ratios.