As part of its 30 Moments in Lighting which it is using to celebrate its 30th anniversary this year, our sister lighting publication took a look at lighting's Nobel Prize when three scientists—Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano, and Shuji Nakamura— won the Nobel Prize in Physics “for the invention of efficient blue light-emitting diodes which has enabled bright and energy-saving white light sources.” Never before had researchers working so directly in the lighting field been recognized on a world stage for their scientific achievement. Read the full story at Architectural Lighting.

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