S. Berlitz's scientific contributions

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The applications of LED lighting technology in combination with appropriate plastics, in automobile industry, are discussed. The use of LEDs in daytime running lights for all new EU cars including Audi, provides enhanced safety by improving the ability to be seen by other motorists under unfavorable traffic conditions. The fast response time of LED...

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... Lighting designers know that as people age, greater lighting levels are required, because less light reaches the retina (Noell-Waggoner 2006). And E Source has found that manufacturers often exaggerate the lumen equivalence of CFLs-e.g., claiming that a 13-watt CFL has the light output of a 60-watt bulb-and that the lighting quality may be affected adversely by lamp age, position, temperature, and other factors (E Source 2005). Taking these factors into consideration, we suggest that program administrators should be careful not to oversell the benefits of CFLs and should consider education and messaging oriented to the needs of older consumers. ...