Ultra-violet LEDs are set to play a major role in disinfecting buildings as big-brand manufacturers announced moves into the technology.
The jet-lagged lighting designer whose idea for a new app for connected lighting won a top prize at LuxLive has begun work on the concept with top software engineers.
Tracking assets in a building using the lights is taking a major step closer this month as major supplier Osram unveils a simplified version of the technology.
A DANISH hospital is experimenting with saturated colour in its operating theatre in a bid to reduce the fatigue of surgeons and nurses and improve visual comfort during critical medical procedures.
A lighting installation at a care home in Denmark is using tuned light in an attempt to manage serotonin and melatonin levels in elderly patients.
A Norwegian hospital is using orange light to reduce hyperactivity and anxiety in psychiatric patients.
A major research project on the effects of bright light therapy on dementia patients has been launched in Norway.
Ground-breaking research appears to show that flickering light can retard or prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s disease.
The US government is to investigate how so-called human-centric lighting can improve the performance of healthcare workers in emergency rooms.
Sleep coach Nick Littlehales helps elite athletes to achieve peak performance by promoting healthy sleep cycles. He tells Kam Dhatt why light is fundamental to success