Lighting Solutions Applications Notes

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    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 DriverZXLD1360 and Super Barrier Rectifier ideally suited for 700mA LED current in MR16 application ZXLD1360Jun/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 MC9S08QG4MC9S08QG4Jul/08Click here
    FREESCALELED DriverAutomotive High Brightness LED Control Based on the MC9S08MP16VLFMC9S08MP16VLF Microcontroller MC9S08MP16VLFMC9S08MP16VLFApr/10Click here
    INFINEONLED DriverLED Driver IC BCR450, using OSRAM Platinum Dragon LW_W5SNBCR450Nov/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”BCR401Feb/10Click here
    INFINEONLED Driver40W LED Street and Indoor lighting demonstrator boardBCR450Dec/09Click here
    INFINEONLED Driver40W LED Street and Indoor lighting demonstrator boardBCR450Dec/10Click here
    INFINEONLED DriverDriving 0.5W LEDs on a light strip with BCR320U, BCR321U 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 LM3405 Constant-Current Buck RegulatorLM3405Jan/08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3401 Demo BoardLM3401Jun/08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverDesigning a Boost LED Driver Using the LM5022LM5022Feb/08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLP5524 Evaluation KitLP5524Mar/08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3433 HB LED Driver Evaluation KitLM3433Feb/08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3406 Evaluation BoardLM3406Sep/08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3407 Evaluation Board Reference DesignLM3407Jan/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3431 Evaluation BoardLM3431Jan/08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3410X LED Driver 5-Pin SOT-23 Demo BoardLM3410XJan/08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3410X LED Driver 6-Pin LLP Demo BoardLM3410XFeb/08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM2755 Charge Pump LED Controller with I2C Compatible Interface in μSMDLM2755Apr/08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3433 4A to 20A LED Driver Evaluation BoardLM3433Aug/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 DriverLM3423 Boost Evaluation BoardLM3423Dec/08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3405A eMSOP Evaluation BoardLM3405AJun/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3423 Buck-Boost configuration Evaluation BoardLM3423Dec/08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3445 Off-Line TRIAC Dimmer LED Driver Demo BoardLM3445Apr/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3433 10A to 40A LED Driver Evaluation BoardLM3433Jan/10Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3409HV Evaluation BoardLM3409HVNov/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3409 Demonstration BoardLM3409Nov/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3424 Buck-Boost Evaluation BoardLM3424Aug/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3424 Boost Evaluation BoardLM3424Sep/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM5027AMH/NOPBLM5027AMH/NOPB Evaluation BoardLM5027AMH/NOPBLM5027AMH/NOPBAug/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3445 120VAC Small Evaluation BoardLM3445Nov/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3429 Buck-Boost Evaluation BoardLM3429 Sep/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3429 Boost Evaluation BoardLM3429 Aug/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3406HVMH/NOPBLM3406HVMH/NOPB Evaluation Board with 2 Wire DimmingLM3406HVMH/NOPBLM3406HVMH/NOPBJan/10Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3445 208-277VAC Non-Isolated Evaluation PCBLM3445Oct/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3410X 190mA, LED Driver 6-Pin LLP Evaluation BoardLM3410XApr/10Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3423 Buck-Boost 2 Layer Evaluation BoardLM3423Jul/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 NCP3063 ControllerDec/07Click here
    ON SEMICONDUCTORLED DriverBuck Boost LED Driver using FETs, High Side Current Sensing and a NCP3063 ControllerNCP3063Dec/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 DriverTPS40211 - SEPIC Design for MR-16 LEDTPS40211Oct/10Click here
    TEXAS INSTRUMENTSLED DriverTLC5916 One-Wire Control – Eliminating Microprocessor Control for LED DriverTLC5916Jul-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 MCP1630 & 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 DriverLT3518 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 DriverLT3598: Six String LED DriverDec-08Click here
    LINEAR TECHNOLOGYLED DriverLT3496 - Triple Output LED DriverAug-09Click here
    LINEAR TECHNOLOGYLED DriverLT3755 - 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 DriverLM3409 High-Brightness LED Dimming DemoJul/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverInfrared (IR) OLIROS LED Lighting Module on PowerWise Design TVJul/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3445 TRIAC Dimmable LED Driver LIGHTFAIR DemoSep/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3424 Thermal Foldback - Easy Thermal Control for LED LightingOct/09Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLighting Solution with  PowerWise®; LED Drivers (LM3410)Oct-08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverLM3405: Constant Current Regulator for Powering LEDs Dec-08Click here
    NATIONAL SEMILED DriverAn Overview of LM3424 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: NCP3066Jul-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: - ZXLD1360 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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