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Basics of light generation

by Hüthig

From the incandescent lamp to the LED, OLED and laser

  • Comprehensive lighting technology guide
  • Comparison of different lamp types
  • Quick orientation thanks to manufacturer overview
  • Indispensable reference book
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Fundamentals of Lighting by Hüthig: Your guide through the world of lighting

The book "Fundamentals of Light Generation" is a comprehensive work on all aspects of modern lighting technology. From the pioneer in the field of luminaire manufacture, Hüthig, every form of lighting is detailed in a sound manner, from the concept of the incandescent lamp to the most modern LED.The work provides an excellent introduction to the history and theory of lighting. It is a must for all professionals in the lighting industry, such as lighting planners, luminaire designers and technical managers of lighting installations, as well as for students of lighting technology and experimental physics who have a deeper interest in modern light sources and illuminants
A guide through the history and technology of lighting

The book begins with an introduction to the history of light and then introduces the various aspects and technologies of lighting. It covers common light sources such as thermal bulbs and gas discharge lamps as well as more recent developments such as the use of LEDs and OLEDs in lighting.

Comparison and understanding of different light sources

By providing a quick overview and comparison of the names of light sources from major manufacturers, this book serves as an indispensable reference for anyone who wants to understand the technical aspects of different lighting technologies in an informed way.

A look at modern light sources: LED and OLED

An important focus of the book is the presentation and analysis of light-emitting diodes (LEDs) and their technology. In addition, modern developments such as organic LEDs (OLED) and their potentials are explained.

Lasers and their applications

The last chapter of the book is devoted to the different types of lasers and their modern technical and medical applications. Thus, the book offers both a critical and a forward-looking view of the future of lighting technology.

FAQ about the book "Fundamentals of Light Generation
  1. What is the target audience for this book?
    The book is aimed at anyone who deals professionally with light - from lighting planners and luminaire designers to technical managers of lighting installations. In addition, it is also ideal for students of lighting technology and experimental physics.
  2. Does the book only cover theory or are practical applications also discussed?
    The book combines sound theory with concrete, practical examples to provide a holistic insight into the subject.
  3. Does the book address new technologies such as OLEDs and laser technology?
    Yes, it is dedicated to classic sources such as incandescent and halogen lamps as well as new developments such as LEDs, OLEDs and lasers.
As a company with 20 years of experience in the field of LED technology, LUMITRONIX is proud to offer this book, which provides its readers with an in-depth insight into the world of lighting. Take advantage of our extensive knowledge and experience to find the perfect solution for your needs.
Technical Details
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Size (L x W x H)
21 cm x 14.8 cm x 1 cm
0.313 kg

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