Lighting Solutions Applications Notes

AVAGO LEDLuminous intensity degradation for emerald green LEDs (560 nm) degradation for standardgreen LEDs (569 nm) Feb/08Click here
AVAGO LEDUtilizing LED Lamps Packaged on Tape and Reel Oct/08Click here
AVAGO LEDSoldering and Handling of High Brightness Nov/10Click here
AVAGO LEDSilicone Encapsulation for LED, Advantages and Handling Precautions Jan/08Click here
AVAGO LEDLED on tape reel Nov/07Click here
AVAGO LEDHandling Moisture Sensitive Surface Mount LED Apr/10Click here
AVAGO LEDSoldering LED Components Product Description Sep/10Click here
AVAGO LEDIPx6 Rated Surface Mount LED Oct/10Click here
BRIDGELUX LED Effective Thermal Management of Bridgelux LED Arrays Sep/10Click here
BRIDGELUX LED Handling and Assembly of Bridgelux LED Arrays Jul/10Click here
BRIDGELUX LED Electrical Drive Considerations for Bridgelux LED ArraysSep/10Click here
BRIDGELUX LED Reliability Data Sheet for Bridgelux LED ArraysApr/10Click here
BRIDGELUX LED Reflow Soldering of Bridgelux LED ArraysAug/09Click here
BRIDGELUX LED Optical Considerations for Bridgelux LED ArraysSep/10Click here
CREELED LED Color Mixing: Basics and BackgroundAug/10Click here
CREELED Electrical OverstressOct/09Click here
CREELED LED Eye Safety Application NoteSep/10Click here
DIODES INCLED DriverLighting design note handbookMar/08Click here
DIODES INCLED DriverMR16 EMC compliant reference designAug/08Click here
DIODES INCLED DriverZXLD1360ZXLD1360 and Super Barrier Rectifier ideally suited for 700mA LED current in MR16 application ZXLD1360ZXLD1360Jun/09Click here
DIODES INCLED Driver12Vac LED Driving without smoothing capacitorsSep/08Click here
DIODES INCLED DriverAutomotive EMC considerations for switching regulator LED lighting applications using ZXLD1362 ZXLD1362Sep/08Click here
DIODES INCLED DriverCommon anode topology with Zetex hysteretic converters Oct/08Click here
DIODES INCLED DriverUsing the ZXSC310E5ZXSC310E5 to drive high power LEDs from 2 alkaline cell with hysteretic UVLOZXSC310E5ZXSC310E5Nov/08Click here
FREESCALELED DriverImplementing a Modular High Brightness RGB LED NetworkApr/09Click here
FREESCALELED DriverA Miner’s Lamp Using the MC9S08QG4MC9S08QG4MC9S08QG4MC9S08QG4Jul/08Click here
FREESCALELED DriverAutomotive High Brightness LED Control Based on the MC9S08MP16VLFMC9S08MP16VLF Microcontroller MC9S08MP16VLFMC9S08MP16VLFApr/10Click here
INFINEONLED DriverLED Driver IC BCR450BCR450, using OSRAM Platinum Dragon LW_W5SNBCR450BCR450Nov/07Click here
INFINEONLED DriverComparison of Resistor Biasing versus BCR401W / BCR402W LED Driver Biasing of +12V & +24V DC Low-Current LED StriplightsBCR401W / BCR402WFeb/10Click here
INFINEONLED DriverComparison of Resistor Biasing versus BCR401W / BCR402W LED Driver Biasing of +12V & +24V DC Low-Current LED “Striplights”BCR401BCR401Feb/10Click here
INFINEONLED Driver40W LED Street and Indoor lighting demonstrator boardBCR450BCR450Dec/09Click here
INFINEONLED Driver40W LED Street and Indoor lighting demonstrator boardBCR450BCR450Dec/10Click here
INFINEONLED DriverDriving 0.5W LEDs on a light strip with BCR320UBCR320U, BCR321UBCR321U or BCR420U, BCR421U (AN212.pdf)BCR320U/BCR321U/BCR420U/BCR421UMay/10Click here
INTERSILLED DriverWhite LED Driver Circuits for Off-Line Applications using Standard PWM ControllersFeb/09Click here
LUMILEDSLEDDenmark's Crown Jewels Get Lighting Makeover, Aided by Future Lighting Solutions' LED Support Jan-10Click here
LUMILEDSLEDAltman Debuts LED Theatrical Lighting Firsts with Future Lighting Solutions in Cameo Role Jan-10Click here
LUMILEDS HB &HP LEDsLUXEON Rebel Thermal Measurement GuidelinesLUXEON Rebel Sep/08Click here
LUMILEDS HB &HP LEDsLUXEON Altilon Assembly and Handling LUXEON AltilonOct/09Click here
LUMILEDS HB &HP LEDsLUXEON c Series Assembly and Handling Information LUXEON c SeriesMar/10Click here
LUMILEDS HB &HP LEDsLUXEON® Rebel and LUXEON® Rebel ES Assembly and Handling InformationLUXEONAug/10Click here
LUMILEDS HB &HP LEDsOptical Testing for SuperFlux, SnapLED and LUXEON® Emitters SuperFlux, SnapLED,LUXEONOct/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLP5521TM/NOPBLP5521TM/NOPB Power efficiency considerationsLP5521TM/NOPBLP5521TM/NOPBApr/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLP5521TM/NOPBLP5521TM/NOPB Programming ConsiderationsLP5521TM/NOPBLP5521TM/NOPBApr/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLP5521TM/NOPBLP5521TM/NOPB Evalutaion Kit LP5521TM/NOPBLP5521TM/NOPBJan/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverPowering and Dimming High-Brightness LEDs with the LM3405LM3405 Constant-Current Buck RegulatorLM3405LM3405Jan/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3401LM3401 Demo BoardLM3401LM3401Jun/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverDesigning a Boost LED Driver Using the LM5022LM5022LM5022LM5022Feb/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLP5524 Evaluation KitLP5524Mar/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3433LM3433 HB LED Driver Evaluation KitLM3433LM3433Feb/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3406LM3406 Evaluation BoardLM3406LM3406Sep/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3407LM3407 Evaluation Board Reference DesignLM3407LM3407Jan/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3431LM3431 Evaluation BoardLM3431LM3431Jan/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3410XLM3410X LED Driver 5-Pin SOT-23 Demo BoardLM3410XLM3410XJan/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3410XLM3410X LED Driver 6-Pin LLP Demo BoardLM3410XLM3410XFeb/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM2755 Charge Pump LED Controller with I2C Compatible Interface in μSMDLM2755Apr/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3433LM3433 4A to 20A LED Driver Evaluation BoardLM3433LM3433Aug/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3402/LM3404 Fast Dimming and True Constant LED Current Evaluation BoardLM3402/LM3404Dec/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverCOT Drivers Control LED Ripple Current Sep/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3423LM3423 Boost Evaluation BoardLM3423LM3423Dec/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3405ALM3405A eMSOP Evaluation BoardLM3405ALM3405AJun/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3423LM3423 Buck-Boost configuration Evaluation BoardLM3423LM3423Dec/08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3445LM3445 Off-Line TRIAC Dimmer LED Driver Demo BoardLM3445LM3445Apr/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3433LM3433 10A to 40A LED Driver Evaluation BoardLM3433LM3433Jan/10Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3409HVLM3409HV Evaluation BoardLM3409HVLM3409HVNov/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3409LM3409 Demonstration BoardLM3409LM3409Nov/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3424LM3424 Buck-Boost Evaluation BoardLM3424LM3424Aug/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3424LM3424 Boost Evaluation BoardLM3424LM3424Sep/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM5027AMH/NOPBLM5027AMH/NOPB Evaluation BoardLM5027AMH/NOPBLM5027AMH/NOPBAug/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3445LM3445 120VAC Small Evaluation BoardLM3445LM3445Nov/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3429LM3429 Buck-Boost Evaluation BoardLM3429LM3429 Sep/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3429LM3429 Boost Evaluation BoardLM3429LM3429 Aug/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3406HVMH/NOPBLM3406HVMH/NOPB Evaluation Board with 2 Wire DimmingLM3406HVMH/NOPBLM3406HVMH/NOPBJan/10Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3445LM3445 208-277VAC Non-Isolated Evaluation PCBLM3445LM3445Oct/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3410XLM3410X 190mA, LED Driver 6-Pin LLP Evaluation BoardLM3410XLM3410XApr/10Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3423LM3423 Buck-Boost 2 Layer Evaluation BoardLM3423LM3423Jul/10Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3434SQ/NOPBLM3434SQ/NOPB 20A Evaluation BoardLM3434SQ/NOPBLM3434SQ/NOPBMay/10Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverDimming Techniques for Switched-Mode LED DriversJul/09Click here
NXPLEDSSL2101T/N1SSL2101T/N1 and SSL2102T/N1SSL2102T/N1 dimmable mains LED driverSSL2101,SSL2102Feb-10Click here
NXPLEDFlyback converter for non dimmable SSL 152x and SSL1623 applicationsSSL152x,SSL1623Sep-10Click here
NXPLEDDimmable LED based lampSSL210XSep-10Click here
NXPA guide to designing for ESD and EMC Jan-10Click here
NXP LED DriverDiscrete LED driverJun/10Click here
NXP LED DriverSSL2101T/N1SSL2101T/N1 dimmable high efficiency flyback designSSL2101T/N1SSL2101T/N1Oct/09Click here
NXP LED DriverSSL2102T/N1SSL2102T/N1 30 W flyback triac dimmable LED driverSSL2102T/N1SSL2102T/N1Oct/09Click here
NXP LED DriverBuck converter for SSL applicationsOct/09Click here
NXP LED DriverFlyback converter for non-dimmable SSL152x and SSL1623 applicationsSSL1523P/N2,112SSL1523P/N2,112, SSL152x, SSL1623,Sep/10Click here
NXP LED DriverDimmable LED based lampsSSL210xJun/10Click here
NXP LED DriverSMPS IC for dimmable LED lightingAug/08Click here
NXP LED DriverMains LED driver IC for dimmable LED lightingJun/09Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORLED DriverLED Driving with NCP/V3063NCP/V3063Jan/08Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORLED DriverHigh Intensity LED Drivers Using NCP3065/NCV3065NCP3065/NCV3065Apr/09Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORLED Driver350 mA Buck Boost LED Driver using Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJTs), High Side Current Sensing and a NCP3063NCP3063 ControllerDec/07Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORLED DriverBuck Boost LED Driver using FETs, High Side Current Sensing and a NCP3063NCP3063 ControllerNCP3063NCP3063Dec/07Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORLED Driver700 mA LED Power Supply Using Monolithic Controller and Off-Line Current Boosted (Tapped Inductor) Buck ConverterApr/08Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORLED DriverAutomotive Applications The Use of Discreten Constant Current Regulators (CCR) For CHMSL LightingMay/09Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORLED DriverThermal Considerations for the ON Semiconductor Family of Discrete Constant Current Regulators (CCR) for Driving LEDs in Automotive ApplicationsAug/09Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORPMICA 48 V/ 2 A High Efficiency, Single Stage, Isolated Power Factor Corrected Power Supply for LED Drivers and Telecom PowerNCP1652DWR2GNCP1652DWR2GJan-10Click here
OPTEKVisible LEDsOPTEK Optimal Series Thermal ResistanceMar-09Click here
SEMTECHLED DriverAutomatic Dropout Prevention Enables Current Sink Backlighting for High-End Handheld DevicesNov-10Click here
TEXAS INSTRUMENTSLED DriverTPS40211TPS40211 - SEPIC Design for MR-16 LEDTPS40211TPS40211Oct/10Click here
TEXAS INSTRUMENTSLED DriverTLC5916TLC5916 One-Wire Control – Eliminating Microprocessor Control for LED DriverTLC5916TLC5916Jul-09Click here
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AVAGO Color managementColor Management of Red, Green and Blue LED Combinational Light Source Mar/10Click here
AVAGO LEDsInnovate Keypad Design With Light Guides and LEDs Mar/10Click here
AVAGO LEDsRecommendations for Installing Flash LEDs on Flex Circuits Mar/10Click here
AVAGO High Power LEDThe Latest LED Technology Improvement in Thermal Characteristics and Reliability - Avago’s Moonstone 3-in-1 RGB High Power LED Mar/10Click here
AVAGO High Power LEDThermal Modeling for Application of High Power LED Mar/10Click here
AVAGO LED ModuleUltra Thin Profile RGB LED Module Mar/10Click here
BERGQUISTThermal ManagementThermal Clad Optimal Circuit Design White Apr/09Click here
BERGQUISTThermal ManagementThermal Properties and Testing Click here
CREELEDEnergy-Efficient Lighting LifecycleDec/09Click here
CREEThermal ManagementOptimizing PCB Thermal PerformanceJan/10Click here
DIALIGHTIndicatorsDiscrete LEDs vs. Packaged SolutionsClick here
DIALIGHTIndicatorsGetting to Know LEDs, Applications and SolutionsClick here
DIALIGHTOpticsOptopipe™Custom Light Pipe Designs Click here
LUMILEDSLEDEvaluating the Lifetime Behavior of LED SystemsMay/10Click here
LUMILEDSLEDEvaluating the Lifetime Behavior of LED Systems May/10Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORLEDA Halogen Desk Lamp Conversion to LEDs that meets the ENERGY STAR® SSL Power Factor Requirement for Residential LuminairesJun/09Click here
OPTEKThermal ManagementLEDs and Heat: Managed or Micromanaged?Jan-10Click here
OPTEKThermal ManagementThermal Management of Visible LEDs Jun-06Click here
TYCO ELECTRONICSThermal ManagementConnectors 101: What Lighting Designers Need to Know Click here
SupplierProduct Type Title Date Published URL
ALLERGOLED DriverConstant Current LED Driver with Programmable PWM ControlJan-09Click here
AVAGOMCUsRGB LED Color MixingSep-08Click here
AVAGOHP/HB LEDsALMD-LX36 / XX3D:  High Brightness SMT Oval LED LampsSep-10Click here
BRIDGELUX LED ModuleBridgelux new array series Click here
BRIDGELUX HP/HB LEDsBridgelux LED ArraysFeb-09Click here
CREEHP/HB LEDsXlamp Lighting-Class LEDsSep-08Click here
CREEHP/HB LEDsXLamp MC-E and XP-E Color LEDsOct-09Click here
CREEHP/HB LEDsXLamp® XP-G LEDs Apr-10Click here
CREEHP/HB LEDsThermal Management for XP and MX XLAMP LEDsApr-10Click here
CREELED ModuleCree LED Module IntroductionNov-10Click here
CYPRESSHP/HB LEDsIntroduction to HB LEDs and Color ScienceSep-08Click here
DIODES INC.LED DriverAP880x LED Drivers with Internal SwitchNov-10Click here
FARNELLSolutionHigh Brightness LED Driver Solution Based on Cypress PowerPSoCFeb-10Click here
FARNELLSolution100~300W Street LED LightingFeb-10Click here
FARNELLSolutionHigh Power LED Driver Solution based on Microchip Boost Mode LED Driver MCP1630MCP1630 & XLP Low Power MCUFeb-10Click here
FARNELLSolutionLED Traffic LightsMay-10Click here
FARNELLSolutionPortable LED BacklightJun-10Click here
FARNELLSolutionSolution on Automotive LED  Signal LightingJul-10Click here
FARNELLSolutionLED Solar Garden Lighting Solution From STMicroelectronicsSep-10Click here
LINEAR TECHNOLOGYLED DriverLT3518LT3518 Full-Featured 45V, 2.3A Switch Current LED Driver Click here
LINEAR TECHNOLOGYLED DriverHigh Current LED Driver with Three-State Control Click here
LINEAR TECHNOLOGYLED DriverLT3756-2 100V Input, 100V Output Multi-Topology LED Driver Controller - Video Product Brief Click here
LINEAR TECHNOLOGYLED DriverLT3598LT3598: Six String LED DriverDec-08Click here
LINEAR TECHNOLOGYLED DriverLT3496LT3496 - Triple Output LED DriverAug-09Click here
LINEAR TECHNOLOGYLED DriverLT3755LT3755 - High Side Sense LED Controller for  High Current LED ApplicationsOct-09Click here
INFINEONLED DriverLow Cost LED Drivers for General LightingMay-10Click here
LITTLEFUSEHP/HB LEDsLED Lighting ProtectionAug-10Click here
LUMEXUV LEDsLumex QuasarBrite™ UV LEDsJul-10Click here
LEDENGINHP/HB LEDs3 Watt and 5 Watt Power LED EmittersDec-08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverDriving High-Power LEDs Without Getting Burned - Part 1 Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverDesigning LED Driver Circuits Using WEBENCH LED DesignerDec/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM8502 Smart Lighting Controller DemoMay/10Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3464MH/NOPBLM3464MH/NOPB - Accurately Drive Multiple Strings with Just One LED DriverJun/10Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverWEBENCH® LED Designer & Architect WebinarSep/10Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverWEBENCH® LED Architect Software Guided TourSep/10Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverWEBENCH LED Designer -- LED Driver Design in MinutesFeb/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverAutomotive LED Lighting Challenges & SolutionsApr/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLED Driver Design for General IlluminationMay/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLED Bulb Replacement Using National LED Drivers & Nuventix SynJet® Coolers on PowerWise Design TVJun/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3530UME-40/NOPBLM3530UME-40/NOPB Content-Adjustable Backlighting DemoJul/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3409LM3409 High-Brightness LED Dimming DemoJul/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverInfrared (IR) OLIROS LED Lighting Module on PowerWise Design TVJul/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3445LM3445 TRIAC Dimmable LED Driver LIGHTFAIR DemoSep/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3424LM3424 Thermal Foldback - Easy Thermal Control for LED LightingOct/09Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLighting Solution with  PowerWise®; LED Drivers (LM3410)Oct-08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3405LM3405: Constant Current Regulator for Powering LEDs Dec-08Click here
NATIONAL SEMILED DriverAn Overview of LM3424LM3424 controller for LED driver with Thermal foldbackMar-09Click here
MICROCHIPLED DriverDriving LEDs with a Boost RegulatorFeb-09Click here
TEXAS INSTRUMENTSLED DriverTI LED Lighting Power Solutions Overview Click here
TEXAS INSTRUMENTSSolutionLED General Illumination Solutions Power Supply ControlJun-09Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORLED DriverQuad-Mode LED DriverOct-09Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORLED DriverNCP3095: Constant Current Switching Regulator for LEDsOct-09Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORLED DriverConstant Current Regulator  for Driving LEDsApr-10Click here
ON SEMICONDUCTORLED DriverConstant Current Switching Regulator for LEDs with ON/OFF Function: NCP3066NCP3066Jul-10Click here
OSRAMHP/HB LEDsDiamond DRAGON Single-Chip LEDsOct-09Click here
ZETEX SEMIHP/HB LEDsZXLD1350ET5ZXLD1350ET5 - High Power LED DriverDec-08Click here
SupplierProduct TypeTraining TitleDate PublishedURL
Basic color theory and measurementSOUL SEMIA conversion tool for converting Lumens to Candela, Lux to Candela, Lux to Lumens and Lumens to MilliWattsGeneral Parameter Lumenous Conversion Click here
Circuitry design/simulation for LED driver DIODES INC. ZXLD1374 calculator LED Driver design toolClick here
DIODES INC. ZXLD1370 calculator LED Driver design toolClick here
DIODES INC. AL8805 calculator LED Driver design toolClick here
DIODES INC. ZXSC300E5TAZXSC300E5TA Feed Forward calculator. LED Driver design toolClick here
DIODES INC. High power LED driver: - ZXLD1360ZXLD1360 LED Driver design toolClick here
DIODES INC. High power LED driver: - ZXLD1350ET5ZXLD1350ET5 LED Driver design toolClick here
DIODES INC. ZXLD135X_136X_Multi_device_calculator LED Driver design toolClick here
DIODES INC. Calculator for part number ZXLD1320 LED Driver design toolClick here
DIODES INC. Multidevice Calculator for AP88XX LED Driver design toolClick here
FAIRCHILDbuck regulatorsClick here
INFINEONICB2FL01G calculations (ICB2FL01G calculations.xls)fluorescent lamp ballast ControllerClick here
INFINEONInfineon LED Driver Solution Tool (Driver select, schematic layout, parameter caculate,BOM list) LED Driver Selection Tool for General Lighting ApplicationsClick here
IRThe  Ballast design toolClick here
NATIONAL SEMILED Driver design WebenchLED Driver DesignClick here
NXPFlyback & Buck converterSolid State Lighting DesignerClick here
ON SEMICONDUCTOR Product Recommendation & design tools For LED DriverLED Driver design toolClick here
ON SEMICONDUCTOR driver design online toolClick here
Optical designLEDILOpticsOptical designClick here
LAMBDA REASEARCHOpticsOptical designClick here
Thermal design Aavid ThermalloyThermal Resistance Tool for Bonded Finsthermal Resistance calculationClick here
LED/ LED module SelectionCREEProduct Characterization Tool Click here
CREEEnergy Savings & Cost CalculatorEnergy Savings & Cost CalculationClick here
Light System DesignOSRAMOSRAM Light-Consultant Light System DesignClick here
OSRAMOSRAM LED deSIGNer Light System DesignClick here
OSRAMOSRAM Light-a-HomeLight System DesignClick here
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