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The Evolution and Future of LEDs and Laser Diodes

May 6th, 2013 @ 1:27 pm by Camille Kirk

Professor Shuji Nakamura at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C.

Professor Shuji Nakamura at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C.

World renowned for his research and development of nitride-based semiconductors, Dr. Shuji Nakamura’s work includes some of the most important breakthroughs in modern materials science, including the very foundation for LED lighting. His innovations and inventions continue to improve the quality and efficiency of LEDs for lighting, electronic devices and other applications.

For this year’s Don Aumann Memorial Lecture in Lighting Efficiency, Professor Nakamura will discuss the past, present and future of LEDs and laser diodes, including their impact on energy conservation and lighting design. Attendees will be eligible for 1.5 CEUs through the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES).

Date: May 7, 2013
Time: 5:00 – 7:30 pm
Place: UC Davis Conference Center Ballrooms A & B
Cost: Free and open to the public
Complimentary catering will be provided

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The Don Aumann Memorial Lecture in Lighting Efficiency reflects the shared mission of UC Davis and the California Lighting Technology Center: achieving sustainability through education.


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