Advancing the well-being of people and the planet through the science of light.

The Light and Health Research Center conducts traditional research while bridging the science of light to novel applications for the health of humans and the world at large in the following program areas: 

Light for Human Health

Using light to maintain healthy circadian rhythms

Light for Plant Health

Using light to control plant diseases

Light for Energy Efficiency

Reducing lighting's negative impact on the environment

Light for Transportation Safety

Evaluating lighting for the promotion of visibility, comfort, safety, and security 

Education in Lighting

Dedicated to educating on our research findings