Nichia is the world’s largest supplier of LEDs. It designs, manufactures, and markets LEDs for display, LCD backlighting, automotive and general lighting applications with the many different LEDs across the entire visible spectrum. Nichia’s invention and development of white LEDs have spanned several accomplishments throughout the history of the company. Since the first introduction of the Blue LED in 1993, we succeeded in developing the world’s first white LED by combining yellow phosphor and blue LED, followed by the successful development of practical level of blue-violet semiconductor laser for the first time in the world. The invention of these Nitride-based LED and laser diodes causes the technological innovation of light source in the eld of display, general lighting, automotive, industrial equipment, and medical care & measurement.
Color Tunable COB
Nichia’s Color Tunable COB series is ideal for many applications, such as commercial, retail spot lights and residential downlights. Retail stores can change the light color based on their display or objects in it. Families will be able to change the color temperature of their home to best suit their natural biological rhythms. Nichia’s color tunable COB expands the market potential for future lighting fixtures and environments. With the goal of enriching people’s lives, Nichia will continuously strive to improve the quality of light, “Akari” to lead the market in human-centric lighting.
The LED Professional Symposium (LpS) presented Nichia’s OptisolisTM Ultra High CRI LED with the award of Best Lighting Technology. The LpS Awards are given to cutting edge technologies with the strongest impact on lighting applications and sustainability.