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This article briefs about the color changes in the LED light output over a period of time and how it can be controlled to have minimum perceivable to our eyes.The active color control techniques said here can solve this.The cost of the lighting will increase accordingly.The color sensors mentioned here also will age and this to be matched with the life of the LEDs. As such the wave length of light output from the LED varies as the operating current and the temperature changes.So it is a multi computational effect and the circuit design need to address this effect with good dynamic range.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Are the design challenges the same as with embedded systems, but with a little developer- and IT-skills added in? What do engineers need to know? Rick Merritt talks with two experts about the tools and best options for designing IoT devices in 2016. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.