Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
share
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

LED-Based Edge Lighting

Photonics.com
May 2011
Global Lighting TechnologiesRequest Info
 
BRECKSVILLE, Ohio, May 18, 2011 — LED-based edge-lit illumination from Global Lighting Technologies Inc. offers an array of solutions for automotive lighting from backlit dashboard displays to interior and exterior lighting.

The company specializes in focusing the light emitted from white LEDs placed along one or more edges of a custom-designed lightguide and then efficiently extracting the light. The light extraction technologies employed enable bright and uniform light with the lowest part count possible.

Applications include backlighting of automotive interior displays such as digital instrument clusters, infotainment systems, global positioning systems displays, DVD players and other daylight-readable displays used in cars and minivans. The company also creates custom lightguides to illuminate heating, ventilation and air conditioning controls; park, reverse, neutral, drive and low-shift indicators; doorsills; dome and map lights; and accent lighting.

Edge-lit lightguides are also being used to illuminate manufacturers’ logos on the inside and outside of a car; they are employed also in a braking light system that has four lightguides, one on each side of the car and two in the trunk lid, to illuminate the well when the lid is opened.


REQUEST INFO ABOUT THIS PRODUCT

* Message:
(requirements, questions for supplier)
Your contact information
* First Name:
* Last Name:
* Email Address:
* Company:
Address:
Address 2:
City:
State/Province:
Postal Code:
* Country:
Phone #:
Fax #:

Register or login to auto-populate this form:
Login Register
* Required
accent lightingAmericasautomotivebacklit dashboard displaysConsumerdigital instrument clustersdome lightsdoorsillsDVD playersedge lightingexterior lightingGlobal Lighting Technologiesglobal positioning systemsHVACinfotainment systemsinterior lightingLED-basedlight sourceslightguidemap lightsOhiopark/reverse/neutral/drive/low shift indicatorsProductswhite LEDsLEDs

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2017 Photonics Media
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
X
Are you interested in this product?
If you'd like Global Lighting Technologies to reach out to you with more information about this product, please supply your email and they will contact you.

Email Address:
Stop showing me this for the remainder of my visit