Category Archives: Lighting Education

age of enlightenment: the promise of circadian lighting

Check out this amazing article exploring the current state of knowledge on the science of circadian lighting:  “The Age of Enlightenment:  The Promise of Circadian Lighting“, by Lynne Peeples on the website Undark.org. Really…this is one of the best examples

age of enlightenment: the promise of circadian lighting

Check out this amazing article exploring the current state of knowledge on the science of circadian lighting:  “The Age of Enlightenment:  The Promise of Circadian Lighting“, by Lynne Peeples on the website Undark.org. Really…this is one of the best examples

blue light decreases suicides on train platforms

As a lighting nerd for close to 20 years, I’m personally disgusted at the lighting industry’s numerous dubious claims for the health benefits of blue light. I’m equally disgusted at the sensationalist claims about blue light’s possible negative health effects

blue light decreases suicides on train platforms

As a lighting nerd for close to 20 years, I’m personally disgusted at the lighting industry’s numerous dubious claims for the health benefits of blue light. I’m equally disgusted at the sensationalist claims about blue light’s possible negative health effects

national geographic – visible light video

Check out this beautiful 1 minute video from National Geographic explaining visible light. I especially love the depiction of light waves in the electromagnetic spectrum and the absorption and reflection of light off of colored surfaces (screen caps below).

national geographic – visible light video

Check out this beautiful 1 minute video from National Geographic explaining visible light. I especially love the depiction of light waves in the electromagnetic spectrum and the absorption and reflection of light off of colored surfaces (screen caps below).

trends in lighting conference

Rogier van der Heide is curating a new conference called Trends in Lighting in partnership with Luger Research.  The conference will be held in conjunction with Luger’s Led Professional Symposium in Bregenz, Austria. Rogier has been quite outspoken about pushing the conception

trends in lighting conference

Rogier van der Heide is curating a new conference called Trends in Lighting in partnership with Luger Research.  The conference will be held in conjunction with Luger’s Led Professional Symposium in Bregenz, Austria. Rogier has been quite outspoken about pushing the conception

view boxes

My sons (age 7 & 9) did a wonderful little lighting project in their elementary school classes today:  Little diorama boxes (large size shoe boxes) where the teacher gave them some small battery-operated strings of LEDs or other small flashlights

view boxes

My sons (age 7 & 9) did a wonderful little lighting project in their elementary school classes today:  Little diorama boxes (large size shoe boxes) where the teacher gave them some small battery-operated strings of LEDs or other small flashlights

the current war

This is shaping up to be the ULTIMATE LIGHTING NERD’S movie!  Can’t wait to see it!

the current war

This is shaping up to be the ULTIMATE LIGHTING NERD’S movie!  Can’t wait to see it!

guangzhou international lighting exhibition: embedded lighting slides

Thank you to all those who attended my conference session as part of the THINKLIGHT forum at the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition. Here is a Dropbox download link to my full slide presentation (a large PPT file which includes video),

guangzhou international lighting exhibition: embedded lighting slides

Thank you to all those who attended my conference session as part of the THINKLIGHT forum at the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition. Here is a Dropbox download link to my full slide presentation (a large PPT file which includes video),