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November 9, 2012

Congressman Paul Tonko tours the Smart Lighting Laboratories

Congressman Paul Tonko got a firsthand look at the leading-edge research and academic endeavors taking place in the Smart Lighting Laboratories. WMHT, the local public ratio station were so impressed they came back to the center to shoot a video featuring ERC labs and Dr. Karlicek.

October 17, 2012

Lessons Learned from Internships – Four ERC Students Present. Please join us for this seminar where ERC students will share their internship experiences. Each student will briefly discuss the company, their research and how it links with the ERC work, their biggest challenges and lessons learned.

October 16, 2012

ByteLight gets $1.25 Million in Funding for “GPS-like” Indoor Positioning System

According to ByteLight’s CEO, Aaron Ganick, “ByteLight’s technology was inspired, in part, by research on advanced LED lighting applications funded by Smart Lighting Engineering Research Center at Boston University. By exploring how LED lighting systems could simultaneously illuminate and transmit data, we realized there was an opportunity to create additional value added services when leveraging solid state lighting.”

October 10, 2012

“Smart Lighting ERC Speaker Series: Ultra-Efficient Solid-State Lighting” Presented by Jeff Tsao, Sandia National Laboratories and member of the ERC’s Scientific Advisory Board

October 2012

Rensselaer takes first steps toward delivering the right light, when and where you need it.
Phase I of the Smart Lighting Sustainability Club project is complete with the installation of 300 LED bulbs in the DCC 2nd floor and Great Hall saving 15,000 tons of carbon emissions! View DCC Bulb Replacement Project

September 19-20, 2012

Director/Professor Bob Karlicek gave an invited talk at the “Next Generation Nanotechnology for Solar Energy and Lighting Conference”, The top of Europe, Copenhagen and Malmo.

September 19, 2012

Smart Lighting Seminar Series: Nonpolar/Semipolar III-Nitrides for High-Efficiency Visible Optoelectronics

Prof. Daniel F. Feezell, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Center for High technology Materials, University of New Mexico.