San Diego, CA

Excelitas Technologies to Present at LEDs 2011 Conference


Tom Papanek, Ph.D., Director of R&D, LED Solutions for Excelitas Technologies, a global provider of innovative, customized optoelectronics to OEMs seeking high-performance technology solutions, will present informational case studies on LEDs for medical illumination at the LEDs 2011 Conference held in San Diego, CA on October 26. Dr. Papanek will discuss a variety of medical applications using LEDs, including:

  • Surgical operating room lights
  • Microbulbs for dental handpieces and other devices
  • Bilirubin phototherapy
  • Dental exam lights
  • Fiber light sources for surgical microscopy and endoscopy

IntertechPira's 12th annual LEDs conference will once again bring together the leading manufacturers, materials and component suppliers, technology innovators, the lighting community and end users to discuss all the latest market and technological developments and much more.


Dr. Tom Papanek, Director of R&D, LED Solutions, Excelitas Technologies


Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa
1775 East Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109


“LEDs in Medical Applications”
Wednesday, October 26th 
11:00 – 11:30 a.m. PT

About Excelitas Technologies

Excelitas Technologies is a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative, customized solutions to meet the detection, lighting and other high-performance technology needs of OEM customers. From medical lighting to analytical instrumentation, clinical diagnostics, industrial, safety and security, and aerospace and defense applications, Excelitas Technologies is committed to enabling our customers' success in their specialty end-markets. Excelitas Technologies has approximately 3,000 employees in North America, Europe and Asia, serving customers across the world. The company was previously the Illumination and Detection Solutions business unit of PerkinElmer, and is now owned by Veritas Capital.


Francine S. Bernitz
Director of Marketing, Excelitas Technologies
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Danielle Wuschke
Fleishman Hillard, on behalf of Excelitas Technologies
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