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PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Electronics Weekly;7/26/2006, Issue 2251, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Schefenacker AG, a German firm, is developing LED headlamps for cars, calling its technology "symbiotic optics." The firm claims that the concept is able to exceed 50 percent optical efficiency for low beams compared with 30 percent for a xenon lamp.
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22144521

 

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