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2010 Solid-State Lighting Workshop Materials

This page provides links to the presentations given at the Transformations in Lighting: 2010 DOE Solid-State Lighting R&D Workshop, held in Raleigh, North Carolina, on February 2-4, 2010, as well as to reference and handout materials.

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Workshop Report


Day 1

  • Opening Remarks (PDF 1.4 MB)
    James Brodrick, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Keynote: What Are the Limits for SSL? (PDF 5 MB)
    Shuji Nakamura, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • DOE SSL 2010 Multi-Year Plan: Technology R&D (PDF 286 KB)
    Fred Welsh, Radcliffe Advisors
  • Panel 1: The Limits of Efficacy
    James Brodrick, U.S. Department of Energy, Moderator
    • How Eliminating Defects Can Improve LED Efficiency (PDF 1.7 MB)
      Christian Wetzel, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    • Does Current Packaging Technology Limit LED Device Efficacy? (PDF 224 KB)
      Steve Paolini, Lunera Lighting Inc.
    • Improving the Color Spectrum to Increase LED Efficacy (PDF 1.8 MB)
      Yoshihiro Ohno, National Institute of Standards and Technology
    • OLEDs at 150 lm/W? What Are the Barriers?
      Mike Hack, Universal Display Corp. (PDF 239 KB)
      Yuan-Sheng Tyan, TCE*OLED (PDF 662 KB)
    • OLEDs: The Critical Issue of Lifetime (PDF 182 KB)
      Joe Shiang, GE Global Research
  • Raleigh LED City Tour Information (PDF 1.2 MB)
    • City of Raleigh LED fixture listing & savings chart (PDF 120 KB)

Day 2

  • Panel 2: Lessons from the Field
    Bruce Kinzey, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Moderator
    • Learning About LED: Our Experience in Raleigh, NC (PDF 7.6 MB)
      Daniel Howe, City of Raleigh
    • How Do I Know What Works? The Needs and Challenges of the Lighting Designer (PDF 6.8 MB)
      Chip Israel, Lighting Design Alliance
    • LEDs in the Real World (PDF 1.5 MB)
      Bruce Kinzey, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
    • Lessons from the Field (PDF 110 KB)
      Mark Schulkamp, Schulkamp Electric Co.
  • DOE SSL Research & Development Program Update (PDF 2.7 MB)
    James Brodrick, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Closing the "Green Gap" in Multichip White LEDs (PDF 669 KB)
    Andrew Armstrong, Sandia National Laboratories
  • High-Efficiency White OLEDs with Down-Conversion Phosphors (PDF 1.3 MB)
    Franky So, University of Florida
  • Using Advanced Phosphor Systems for Warm, Efficient LEDs (PDF 2 MB)
    Christopher Summers, PhosphorTech Corp.
  • Developing a Cost-Effective Electrode for OLED General Illumination (PDF 3.3 MB)
    Tony Burrell, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Improving LED Efficiency and Performance (PDF 991 KB)
    Monica Hansen, Cree Inc.
  • Progressing Toward Commercially Viable OLED Devices (PDF 1.2 MB)
    Gary Silverman, Arkema Inc.
  • High Quality Down Lighting Luminaire with 73% Overall System Efficiency (PDF 1.5 MB)
    Robert Harrison, Osram Sylvania
  • Developing Commercially Viable PHOLED Panels (PDF 974 KB)
    Mike Hack, Universal Display Corp.
  • Raising the Bar for Warm White LED Luminaire Performance (PDF 643 KB)
    Decai Sun, Philips Lumileds Lighting
  • Panel 3: Reliability and Lifetime
    Fred Welsh, Radcliffe Advisors, Moderator
    • How Can Lifetime Be Demonstrated? (PDF 164 KB)
      David Szombatfalvy, GE Lighting Solutions
    • Color Shift and LED-Based Luminaire Lifetime (PDF 358 KB)
      Terry Clark, Finelite
    • Thoughts About System Reliability (PDF 585 KB)
      Mark Hodapp, Philips Lumileds Lighting
  • LED Track
    • Possible Research Steps Toward Ultra-Efficient SSL (PDF 1.2 MB)
      Mike Coltrin, Sandia National Laboratories
    • Fundamental Limits to Efficiency of LEDs (PDF 867 KB)
      Steve DenBaars, University of California, Santa Barbara
    • Limits of Efficacy (PDF 605 KB)
      James Ibbetson, Cree Inc.
  • OLED Track
    • Limits to OLED Efficiency (PDF 498 KB)
      Mike Hack, Universal Display Corp.
    • Outcoupling Efficiency Enhancement in OLEDs (PDF 2.2 MB)
      Mike Lu, Sagitta Research, LLC
    • "Substrate" Issues and Potential Benefits (PDF 613 KB)
      Gary Silverman, Arkema Inc.

Day 3

  • Designers, Specifiers, and Manufacturers: Let's Talk (PDF 1 MB)
    Naomi Miller, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • Panel 4: Recognizing Quality in the Marketplace
    Ruth Taylor, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Moderator
    • Recognizing Quality Through National Design Competitions (PDF 4.7 MB)
      Ruth Taylor, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
    • ImmersionTM LED Display Case Lighting (PDF 6.5 MB)
      Ravi Kaushik, GE Lighting
    • AZARATM LED Track Lighting (PDF 1.3 MB)
      Ravi Kaushik, GE Lighting
    • High Output Six Inch Downlight (PDF 1.8 MB)
      Gary Trott, Cree Inc.
    • eW Cove Powercore (PDF 1.9 MB)
      Kevin Dowling, Philips Color Kinetics
  • LED Track
    • LED Luminaire Reliability (PDF 947 KB)
      Mehmet Arik, GE Global Research Center
    • Surge Protection and Lifetimes (PDF 876 KB)
      Mark Hand, Acuity Brands Lighting
    • Color Quality in Solid-State Lighting Systems (PDF 1.3 MB)
      Gerard Harbers, Xicato
  • OLED Track
    • Introduction (PDF 79 KB)
      Norman Bardsley, Bardsley Consulting
    • OLED Panel Discussion (PDF 393 KB)
      Franky So, University of Florida
    • OLED Panel Considerations (PDF 225 KB)
      Anil Duggal, GE Global Research
    • OLED SSL Manufacturing Questions/Issues (PDF 248 KB)
      Curtis Fincher, Dupont Displays

Reference Handouts