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The Case for a Constant Current

The Case for a Constant Current

By Shane Timmons, Product Marketing Manager

Not only has LED technology all but completely displaced conventional incandescent light bulbs and fluorescent tube lighting, it is used far more extensively than any other forms of lighting technology that have come before it.

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How to save standby power and increase integration for the power system of wireless, connected IoT devices

By Allan Lin, LED Lighting Business Unit Manager

Homes and factories around the world are getting smarter. Communications and control systems are increasingly connected by all kinds of wireless technologies, intended to bring more convenience and efficiency to everyday life.

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The Evolution of the Headlamp

By Simon Ramsdale, Analog Products – European and Automotive Marketing Manager

The last two decades has seen significant change in automotive lighting, an evolution that is particularly noticeable in the area of forward lighting. Headlights have evolved from simple ‘on/off’, uni-directional lamps to more adaptive lighting solutions and it is an evolution that has accelerated noticeably since the development of LEDs for the automotive market.

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Powering Connectivity in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)

By Colin Davies, European Applications Manager

IoT is the drive for what is an ‘EoT’ event, the ‘Electronification’ of Things. IoT simply means that an object has a web addressable link; what you can do with that interconnectivity is driving the huge boom in the electronics sector.

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How to Avoid Menu Anxiety when Developing LED Power Solutions

By LiFei Ruan, LED Senior Marketing Manager

Do you dread going to dinner with that certain someone because you just know they are practically incapable of making a decision when looking at a menu? While this can be vexing, try not to blame them because they could be suffering from something psychologist Barry Schwarz has termed the Paradox of Choice.

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Innovative Deep Trench Process Enables Increased Efficiencies in Power Conversion

By Dr Timothy Chen – Diode Division Director

Power and efficiency are becoming synonymous in high voltage applications. Power management circuits are measured by their efficiency at the conversion stage because as well as the cost of lost energy any losses often manifest themselves as heat, which must subsequently be dissipated at extra cost.

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Keeping the Lights On, At Just the Right Level

By Allan Lin – LED Lighting Business Unit Director

The benefits of Solid-State Lighting (SSL) drive the continued replacement of more traditional incandescent and fluorescent lighting, and the reasons are clear. SSLs offer significant power savings and longer lifetimes; they can easily be four times more power efficient in terms of light output and last up to five times longer than incandescent lighting.

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