Over the last years LED light sources are successfully used in markets like automotive, general lighting and horticulture lighting because of LEDs distinctive features like small and flexible form factors, switching capability, energy efficiency and lifetime. UV-C radiation is now also addressable with LED light sources and increasingly adopted by the market for disinfection and purification applications. With the right technology building blocks the remaining challenges will be mastered and with the unique advantages of LEDs in different applications the success story of the semiconductor UV-C sources seems just at the beginning. The presentation will give you a valuable insight and outlook on the UV-C LED markets, applications and developments.
Alexander Wilm is Senior Key Expert in the application engineering department of the product line illumination at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH. In this position he is consulting customers on LED related questions in different fields like general lighting, horticulture lighting and also UV-C treatment. A deep understanding of the application and its requirements is essential to provide profound recommendations and to shape future LED products in a changing and evolving market.