Lighting Research Center

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The goal of the Transportation Lighting Alliance (TLA) is to create a cooperative forum to perform research on vehicle and roadway lighting and visibility. This goal will be met through a collaborative effort of transportation lighting manufacturers, government agencies, and the Lighting Research Center (LRC), to advance and improve lighting specification, design and practice.

The Operating Plan: Scope of Work and Organization

The operating structure for the TLA can be found here.

Sponsorship Benefits:

  • A leverage of research funds by participation in a major collaborative research project as agreed upon by advisory board
  • Opportunities to provide input on target activities
  • Two votes per sponsor to determine research agenda
  • Two meetings annually
  • Access to LRC personnel and informational resources on transportation issues
  • Access to the latest transportation lighting research findings
  • Recognition of sponsorship on all print and electronic publications related to the TLA

For more information please contact:

John Bullough, Ph.D.
Director, Transportation
and Safety Lighting Programs
Adjunct Faculty Member
Lighting Research Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
21 Union Street
Troy, NY 12180 USA

Phone (518) 687-7100
Fax (518) 687-7120

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