This document is intended to serve as a technical resource to members of the lighting community by providing a high-level overview of the history and technology of light-emitting diode (LED) light sources and LED lighting systems. Although this document is not intended to be a design guide, LED source and lighting system applications will be addressed as well. Readers are encouraged to use this Technical Memorandum as a starting point toward a greater understanding of LED light sources and systems. To that end, informative references are provided in Section 12 of this document. A glossary provided in Annex A.
Recognized by the IES 2018 Progress Report as a unique and significant advancement to the art and science of lighting.
Softcover or Secure PDF: 25 pages
Publisher: Illuminating Engineering Society (2017)
Dimensions: 8½” x 11″