Posts Tagged "Materials Science"

New Material for Warm-White LED Lights

New Material for Warm-White LED Lights

Light emitting diodes, more commonly called LEDs, are known for their energy efficiency and durability, but the bluish, cold light of current white LEDs has precluded their widespread use for indoor lighting. Now, University of Georgia scientists have fabricated what is thought to be the world’s first LED that emits…

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Noise Protection: Multifunctional and Aesthetical

Noise Protection: Multifunctional and Aesthetical

Noise abatement is growing in importance, thus, the demand for better acoustic building components raises. Scientists are developing new solutions: aesthetically good looking and flexibly applicable microperforated sound absorbers. Too much noise causes illness. This is as an undisputed fact nowadays, and yet we’re still constantly assailed by noise as…

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