linear light source

linear light source

A light source whose dimension along a line is significantly greater than its other dimensions as, for example, a line of fluorescent lamps.
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The other linear light source is the quartz-halogen (or tungsten-halogen) lamp, which can have between a 30 to 50 percent improvement in efficacy compared to an incandescent lamp.
announced today that it has licensed Light Stage and Linear Light Source technologies developed at the University of Southern California's Institute for Creative Technologies (USC ICT).
These cost-effective lasers are an ideal linear light source for intermediate-reach and long-reach analog applications.
White cites improvements in fluorescent linear light sources with ratings at more than 80,000 hours for the products coming onto the market.
Guests are greeted by special features and visually distinctive iconic structures on the exterior, including a colorful, sloping signature carport cover and building roof-line, and colorful glowing linear light sources on the building facade inspired by the notion of travel and motion.
Mintz and Burkett knew they wanted to use linear light sources to provide an even wash of light, and after several mock-ups in their office and on-site, they settled on a below-grade trough.