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Light + Health

ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR Publishes Article on Light and Health

Light doesn’t only serve as the basis of vision. It can influence behavior and how people feel. Further, light plays an important role in human health. As researchers gain insight into the relationship between light and health, the lighting industry is beginning to consider health effects in product and lighting design best practices. Click here [...]

Light + Health, Research

Sales Increase with Limbic Lighting

I contributed this short article to the February 2016 issue of tED Magazine, published by the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED). Reprinted with permission. Manufacturer Zumtobel recently concluded a field study with Gerry Weber that showed an increase in sales based on a lighting solution optimized based on the personality type of the fashion [...]

Light + Health

NLB Panel on Light and Health

EdisonReport’s Randy Reid leads a National Lighting Bureau panel including Mariana Figueiro, Kevin Kampschroer and Mary Beth Gotti. They discuss lighting’s effects on circadian health.

Light + Health

USAI on Circadian Lighting

USAI Lighting recently published an interesting article about circadian lighting on its website. This is a big frontier in lighting, with extraordinary potential. Check it out here.

Light + Health

High-Tech Lights to Help Baby Sleep, or Students Stay Alert

THE NEW YORK TIMES recently published an interesting article about how innovative new lighting technologies, coupled with advances in understanding between light and health, are being applied in homes, schools and businesses in a targeted way to promote sleep, foster sleep and produce other positive outcomes. Check it out here.

Interviews + Opinion, Light + Health

My Interview with Mariana Figueiro on Light and Health

I recently had the pleasure of interviewing Mariana G. Figueiro, PhD, Professor and Light and Health Program Director, Lighting Research Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. The topic: what we know, what we don’t know, and what’s currently actionable in design concerning light and health. I’m happy to share her responses with you here. The interview informed [...]

Light + Health, Lighting Design

Creating a Less Intimidating Hospital Experience with Lighting

The World Health Design website published an article about the role lighting can play in supporting calming healthcare environments that facilitate healing. Check it out here.

Light + Health, Products + Technology

Product Monday: GE Align Lighting

An estimated 50-70 million Americans suffer from chronic sleep issues, according to the National Institute of Health. In honor of National Sleep Awareness Week, GE Lighting has developed a light bulb to help promote the body’s natural sleep cycle; GE Align lighting is available on GE Align LED lighting technology is engineered to help [...]

Light + Health

Why We Hate Monday Mornings

This Philips video talks about how our body clock is out of sync with our alarm clock, and how light can reset the body’s clock.

Light + Health

The Physiological Effects of Light

At the 12th annual DOE Solid-State Lighting R&D Workshop, held January 27–29 in San Francisco, 300 attendees participated in both plenary and LED/OLED breakout sessions, with presentations from over 60 solid-state lighting experts and special opening remarks from 2014 Nobel Laureate Shuji Nakamura. One interesting presentation, authored by OSRAM SYLVANIA’s Andreas Wojtysiak, focuses on the [...]


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