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Research and Markets: Advanced Automotive Lighting Report 2013

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DUBLIN--March 8, 2013: Research and Markets (Research and Markets) has announced the addition of the "Advanced Automotive Lighting Report 2013" report to their offering.

The past decade has seen a revolution in automotive lighting, a sector that not only includes visible lighting today, but also illumination through infrared sources as lighting and driver assistance systems combine.

The lighting industry as a whole has moved rapidly from simple incandescent and gas discharge based light sources to solid-state technology in the form of light emitting diodes (LED) and organic light emitting diodes (OLED).

Moving to solid-state light sources brings a number of clear advantages, not least a significant reduction in energy use. Illumination has accounted for a significant proportion of energy use and a 50% reduction by 2025 over 2005, through the move to solid-state light sources, which is a significant achievement largely led by the automotive sector. Within the automotive sector, solid-state light sources allow an overall reduction in CO2 emissions, and light sources have a significantly longer working lifetime. Beyond the LED and close to production OLED light sources that are being incorporated in vehicles today, new light sources in development include digital micro-mirror devices (DMD) and laser technology.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Lighting Technology

3. Optics technology

4. Applications: Exterior

5. Position lamps

6. Applications: Interior

7. Advanced lighting and vision systems

8. Active safety illumination

9. Supplier Profiles

- Continental

- Flextronics

- Gentex

- Hella

- Ichikoh

- Johnson Controls

- Koito

- Magna

- Magneti Marelli

- Osram

- Philips

- SABIC Innovative Plastics

- SL Corporation

- Stanley Electric

- Valeo

- Varroc Group

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