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2009 Solid-State Lighting Workshop Materials

This page provides links to the presentations given at the Transformations in Lighting: 2009 DOE Solid-State Lighting R&D Workshop, held in San Francisco, CA, on February 3-5, 2009, as well as to reference and handout materials.

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Workshop Report


Day 1

  • Opening Remarks (PDF 277 KB)
    James Brodrick, U.S. Department of Energy

  • Keynote: What Customers Want from Solid State Lighting (PDF 1.0 MB)
    Jeff Quinlan, Acuity Brands Lighting

  • Panel 1: Navigating the SSL Learning Curve (PDF 258 KB)
    Bruce Kinzey, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Moderator

  • Streetlights of San Francisco: Project Overview (PDF 975 KB)
    Mary Matteson Bryan, Pacific Gas & Electric

  • Refining Products for Marketability (PDF 215 KB)
    Eric Haugaard, Beta LED

  • SSL Installation: Dumpling Island (PDF 1.1 MB)
    Kevin Dowling, Philips Color Kinetics

  • SSL Technology Development and Commercialization in the Global Context (PDF 549 KB)
    Susan Walsh Sanderson & Kenneth L. Simons, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

  • Life Cycle Assessment of Solid State Lighting Applications (PDF 802 KB)
    Scott Matthews, Carnegie Mellon University

  • DOE SSL 2009 Multi-Year Plan: Technology R&D (PDF 199 KB)
    Fred Welsh, Radcliffe Advisors

Day 2

  • DOE ENERGY STAR® SSL Program Update (PDF 754 KB)
    Richard Karney, ENERGY STAR Program Manager, DOE

  • SSL Performance and Testing Progress: Round 7 - Newsflash (PDF 619 KB)
    Mia Paget, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

  • SSL Product Quality Assurance (PDF 173 KB)
    Fred Welsh, Radcliffe Advisors

  • L Prize Competition Update (PDF 411 KB)
    James Brodrick, U.S. Department of Energy

  • DOE SSL Research & Development Program Update (PDF 392 KB)
    James Brodrick, U.S. Department of Energy

  • Closing the "Green Gap" in LED Materials (PDF 1.5 MB)
    Christian Wetzel, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

  • OLED Lighting Device Architecture (PDF 230 KB)
    Yuan-Sheng Tyan, Eastman Kodak Company

  • Phosphor Systems for Illumination Quality Solid State Lighting Products (PDF 271 KB)
    Anant Setlur, General Electric Global Research

  • Charge Balance - Key to High Efficiency OLEDs (PDF 504 KB)
    Franky So, University of Florida

  • Demonstrating the Next Wave of LED Chips and Packaging Improvements (PDF 739 KB)
    Monica Hansen, Cree, Inc.

  • Pushing the Envelope for White OLED Efficiencies (PDF 1.8 MB)
    Mike Hack, Universal Display Corporation

  • An Integrated Solid-State LED Luminaire for General Lighting (PDF 1.6 MB)
    Kevin Dowling, Philips Color Kinetics

  • US DOE SSL 2009 Multi-Year Plan: Task Definition Breakout Sessions (PDF 115 KB)
    Fred Welsh, Radcliffe Advisors

Day 3

  • What Architects & Designers Want from SSL (PDF 948 KB)
    Avraham Mor, Lightswitch Architectural

  • Panel 3: Recognizing Quality in the Marketplace (PDF 527 KB)
    Ruth Taylor, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

  • 2008 Lighting for Tomorrow SSL Competition Winners:

    • Jeff Dross, Kichler Lighting, Design Pro Series Undercabinet System (PDF 640 KB)
    • Tim O'Sullivan, Cree LED Lighting Solutions, LR 4 Downlight (PDF 641 KB)
    • Frank Shum, Luximo, Cylindrium Desk/Task Light (PDF 505 KB)

Reference Reports

  • 2009 DOE Solid-State Lighting R&D Project Portfolio (PDF 901 KB)
  • SSL R&D Multi-Year Program Plan - January 2009 Update, Section 4.0 (PDF 1.3 MB)

Reference Handouts