Schréder SA

Company details

Company name Schréder SA
Company type Large-Scale Company (250 or more employees or revenues greater than 50 MEUR)
Industry sector Photonics General
Activity description

Schréder is a leading outdoor lighting solution provider worldwide, innovating lighting technologies to enable safer and more sustainable spaces. It was one of the first companies to promote LED lighting devices when the technology appeared.

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Project information

Technology platform TP-1: Free-space photonic components and systems
Project scope

A feasibility study investigating the optical design of a novel freeform optic optimizing the photometrical distribution on the road, while enabling a reduction in power consumption and thus optical output power, leading to more eco-friendly lighting.

Project leader Dr. Ir. Lien Smeesters (VUB)
Project start December 21
Project duration 5 months