Bright light therapy at midday helped patients with bipolar disorder

Six weeks of light therapy decreased depression, increased daily functioning in patients Daily exposure... Read More

Call for Speakers for LEDucation 2018!

LEDucation 2018 is now accepting speaker presentations through Nov. 19, 2017. You are invited to share... Read More

New Perspectives on the Future of Healthy Light and Lighting in Daily Life

Edited by Karolina M. Zielinska-Dabkowska and Michael F. Rohde New Perspectives on the Future of Healthy... Read More

100 years of light and lasers at Imperial illuminated in day of celebration

The past, present and future of optics at Imperial has been highlighted to commemorate 100 years of... Read More

Light pollution as a new threat
to pollination

Artificial light disrupts nocturnal pollination and leads to a reduced number of fruits produced by... Read More

Green light for ultra-fine
display colours

Chemical engineers from ETH Zurich have succeeded in generating ultra-pure green light for the first... Read More

The Desire for Daylighting Is Having a Significant Impact on Office-Building Design, Experts Say at NLB’s Annual Lighting Forum

Daylighting can have such a powerful effect on office workers’ comfort, well-being, and productivity,... Read More

Outdoor light at night linked with increased breast cancer risk in women

Women who live in areas with higher levels of outdoor light at night may be at higher risk for breast... Read More

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Names New Director of
Lighting Research Center

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has named Professor Mariana G. Figueiro, Ph.D., as director of the... Read More

Compact Accelerators: Inspecting Matter Using Terahertz Light

Using the FLUTE linear accelerator, KIT researchers explore technologies for tomorrow’s accelerators and... Read More

UCF Researchers Set Record for Fastest Light Pulse — Again

A research team at the University of Central Florida has demonstrated the fastest light pulse ever developed,... Read More

Getting closer to porous, light-responsive materials

Researchers at Kyoto University’s Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences (iCeMS) and... Read More

Osaka solar scientists rough up silicon panels to boost light capture

Power generation cost using solar panels depends on getting as much electricity out of the panels as... Read More

A firefly’s flash inspires new
nanolaser light

Synchronized emissions from innovative on-chip lasers create possibilities for inexpensive artificial... Read More

LRC Releases New Version of
Circadian Stimulus Calculator with
Expanded Functionality

The Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has released a new version of... Read More