lighting 2020 at a glance

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Lighting 2020 Organising Committee is pleased to invite you to the Fifth Junior Conference on Lighting (Lighting 2020), either by submitting paper(s) in the area of the conference topics or with sponsorship.
A two-pages extended abstract for each paper should be submitted via the Conference Management System. Abstracts will be reviewed by at least two reviewers. Each author can participate in up to three papers.
The conference will be held from September 24 to 26, 2020 in Ruse, Bulgaria. Lighting 2020 is organized under the auspices of the National Committee for Lighting in Bulgaria (NKO) and is technically co-sponsored by IEEE (conference record #47792).
The NKO is an independent non-profit association, which has over 50 years of history. It follows the CIE policy on the science of light and lighting, color and vision, photobiology and other relevant areas.

SCOPE OF THE CONFERENCE

The conference provides an ideal place for young researchers to present the latest research activities and describe recent and emerging developments and directions in the field of lighting and lighting technologies. It aims at getting together young researchers to exchange and share their experience and research results within (but not limited) to the conference topics.

VENUE

The Fifth Junior Conference on Lighting (Lighting 2020), will be held in the city of Ruse.

The Conference will be held in the University of Ruse on September 24 – 26, 2020.

LANGUAGE

The working language of the conference is English.

PAPER PRESENTATION

Papers will be presented in oral and poster sessions. Authors are asked to suggest the preferred form of presentation while the Program Committee will make the final decision. Authors are expected to attend the conference in person to present their papers.

IEEE PUBLICATION

Lighting 2020 is registered as an IEEE conference #47792. IEEE is the copyright holder of the Conference Proceedings. All accepted papers will be submitted to the IEEE Xplore® Digital Library. IEEE reserves the right to exclude a paper from distribution after the conference, including IEEE Xplore® Digital Library, if the paper is not presented at the conference

IEEE INTEREST FIELDS IN LIGHTING

  • Communication, Networking and Broadcast Technologies
  • Components, Circuits, Devices and Systems
  • General Topics for Engineers
  • Power, Energy and Industry Applications
  • Robotics and ControlSystems

TOPICS IN LIGHT AND LIGHTING

  1. LED Lighting
  2. Photobiology and non-Visual Effects of Light
  3. Lighting Technology (lamps, luminaires, lighting controls)
  4. Lighting Calculations. Photometry and Colorimetry
  5. Energy Efficiency and Economic Aspects of Lighting
  6. Ergonomics and Physiology of Vision. Human Aspects of Lighting
  7. Interior, Exterior and Road Lighting. Lighting Quality. Light Pollution
  8. Renewable Energy Sources and Lighting
  9. Management of Lighting and Renewable Energy Sources
  10. Daylight Design and Architectural Lighting
  11. Common Lighting Aspects. Standards and Legislation in Lighting
DEADLINES

Extended Abstract Submission:
30 June 2020  15 July 2020

Notification of Acceptance:
08 July 2020  30 July 2020

Early-bird Registration Fee deadline:
15 August 2020

Full Paper submission:
01 September 2020

REGISTRATION FEE

The registration fee of the Conference is tba and includes cocktail party, participation in all sessions of the conference, coffee breaks, Gala dinner, conference proceedings in print. For early–bird registration the conference fee is reduced to tba.

The conference fee for IEEE and NCLBG members and young scientists is tba (paid as of September 1, 2020). For early–bird registration the fee is tba.

The conference fee for students is tba. For early–bird registration the fee is tba. The registration fee for students does not include the Gala dinner expenses.

Bank Account: IBAN BG85 BPBI 7940 1081 9901 01, NKO-Bulgaria, Eurobank Bulgaria AD, BIC: BPBIBGSF (name, country – Lighting 2020, Ruse).

ACCOMPANYING EVENTS

Manufacturers, designers and distributers of lighting systems and components, technologies and goods, related to lighting, are welcome to participate at the Conference with presentations and demonstrations.

The conference provides an ideal place for researchers to present the latest research activities and describe recent and emerging developments and directions in the field of lighting and lighting technologies. It aims at getting together researchers to exchange and share their experience and research results within (but not limited) to the conference topics.

Participants from all over the world are warmly welcome!

We look forward to welcoming you in Ruse on September 24 – 26, 2020!

Best regards,

Dr. Kiril Kassev
National Committee for Lighting in Bulgaria (CIE NCLBG) Chairperson

Dr. Borislav Pregyov
Lighting 2020 Conference Chairperson