Author: Andy Aebi
Format: Kindle eBook
Number Of Pages: 103
Release Date: 18-10-2012
Details: Although we are used to witnessing regular breakthroughs in technology, there are rare occasions when the advances make an indomitable impact on our everyday lives, changing the way we live – illuminating our lives!
1.3 What Are The Practical Use Of LEDs?
The first-ever commercial use of the LEDs was mainly as the replacement for the incandescent and neon indicator lamps. In the sector of seven-segment displays, they were initially used in the exclusive equipments such as the electronics and laboratory test equipments, and then later they were used in the appliances such as radios, television, telephones, calculators, and watches.
Chapter 2: Understanding LED Technology
LEDs may look small, but they stand as a perfect example for the saying “big things in life come in small packages”. Although small, these high-brightness models are known to produce a significant ...................
Chapter 3: How Light Emitting Diodes Works?
Light emitting diodes, also known as the LEDs, are the unsung heroes in the world of electronics. They perform a plethora of jobs and can be found in almost all types of electronic ..............................
Chapter 4: What Are The Different Types of LEDs
The LEDs of today are available in a wide variety of shapes and sizes, and they stand as a testimony to the incredible improvements that we have witnessed in the semiconductor technology, over the recent .................
Chapter 5: Advantages & Disadvantages of LED
5.1 Advantages of LEDs
Greater Efficiency: When compared to the incandescent light bulbs, it has been noticed that the LED bulbs emit more light per watt. Unlike the fluorescent light bulbs or tubes, their efficiency is not influenced by shape and .........................
5.2 Disadvantages of LEDs
More Expensive than Other Lighting Devices:
Although the price of LEDs has