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Thermal Management for LED Applications

  • Presents a comprehensive overview of the basics of thermal management as it relates to LEDs and LED-based systems

  • Discusses both design and thermal management considerations when manufacturing LEDs and LED-based systems

  • Covers reliability and performance of LEDs in harsh environments

  • Has a hands-on applications approach that looks at the importance of thermal management of LEDs in the automotive and aerospace fields

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

Part of the book series: Solid State Lighting Technology and Application Series (SSLTA, volume 2)

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Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x
  2. Basic Physics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Introduction to LED Thermal Management and Reliability

      • Michael Pecht, Diganta Das, Moon-Hwan Chang
      Pages 3-14
    3. Solid State Physics Fundamentals of LED Thermal Behavior

      • Jinmin Li, Junxi Wang, Zhe Liu, András Poppe
      Pages 15-52
    4. Basics of Thermal Design for LEDs

      • Cathy Biber
      Pages 53-69
  3. Testing and Standardization

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 71-71
    2. Thermal Testing of LEDs

      • Gábor Farkas, András Poppe
      Pages 73-165
    3. Laboratory Measurement of Optical Properties of LEDs

      • János Schanda, Péter Csuti, Ferenc Szabó
      Pages 167-196
    4. Standardization of LED Thermal Characterization

      • András Poppe, Clemens J. M. Lasance
      Pages 197-264
  4. Advances in Cooling Technologies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 265-265
    2. Air Cooling for LED Lighting

      • Raghav Mahalingam
      Pages 267-298
    3. Heat Sink Basics from an Industrial Point of View

      • Clemens J. M. Lasance
      Pages 347-387
  5. Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 389-389
    2. Testing Issues in LED Manufacturing

      • Richard Young
      Pages 419-448
    3. LEDs in Harsh Environments

      • Ross Wilcoxon, Jim Petroski
      Pages 499-518

About this book

Thermal Management for LED Applications provides state-of-the-art information on recent developments in thermal management as it relates to LEDs and LED-based systems and their applications. Coverage begins with an overview of the basics of thermal management including thermal design for LEDs, thermal characterization and testing of LEDs, and issues related to failure mechanisms and reliability and performance in harsh environments. Advances and recent developments in thermal management round out the book with discussions on advances in TIMs (thermal interface materials) for LED applications, advances in forced convection cooling of LEDs, and advances in heat sinks for LED assemblies.

This book also:

Presents a comprehensive overview of the basics of thermal management as it relates to LEDs and LED-based systems

Discusses both design and thermal management considerations when manufacturing LEDs and LED-based systems

Covers reliability and performance of LEDs in harsh environments

Has a hands-on applications approach that looks at the importance of thermal management of LEDs in the automotive and aerospace fields

Thermal Management for LED Applications is an ideal book for electronic engineers, designers, researchers, and graduate students interested in LEDs and thermal management.

 

Keywords

  • Light Emitting Diodes
  • Lighting System
  • Micro machine Cooling
  • Thermal Management Reliability
  • Thermal design

Editors and Affiliations

  • Philips Research Emeritus, Nuenen, The Netherlands

    Clemens J.M. Lasance

  • MicReD Unit Budapest XI, Infopark D, Mentor Graphics Mechanical Analysis Divi, Budapest XI, Infopark D, Hungary

    András Poppe

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Buying options

eBook USD 149.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-1-4614-5091-7
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 199.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 249.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)