HUMITSU CORPORATION – JAPAN

Awards of Humitsu Corporation

2018 LpS Award for Best Lighting Technology 2018 to Humitsu Ultra High CRI LED
Sponsored by LED Professional
On September 26th, 2018 The LED Professional Symposium (LpS) presented Humitsu Ultra High CRI LED with the award of Best Lighting Technology. The LpS Awards are given to cutting edge technologies with the strongest impact on lighting applications and sustainability.

2017 Top 100 Global Innovators
Presented by Clarivate Analytics
Every year, Clarivate Analytics—a global information services company—uses four evaluation aspects (patent volume, patent-grant success rates, global reach, and invention influence) to select the most innovative companies/institutions around the world for recognition.

2017 Lighting Technology Award (Standard LED for total spectral radiant flux)
Sponsored by The Illuminating Engineering Institute of Japan (IEIJ)
The Lighting Technology Award provides an opportunity for public recognition of excellent achievements that expected to greatly contribute to the society such as exceptional functions, performances, energy-saving light sources, lighting fixtures and control systems, or outstanding improvements than current methods or unique ingenuity of design or manufacturing methods.

2011 The Lighting Popularization Award(Awards for the Best Facilities) : (The Lighting for the Yokohama Technology Center) 
Sponsored by The Illuminating Engineering Institute of Japan (IEIJ) 
This annual award recognizes outstanding lighting facilities which are completed each year as ‘The Lighting Popularization Award :Awards for the Best Facilities (foundation: 1957).

2009 Nikkei BP Technology Award (High-luminance White-light Source Based on Laser Diodes) 
Sponsored by Nikkei Business Publications, Inc. 
This annual award recognizes outstanding technology that has a significant impact on industry and society(: The fields are electronics, IT, consumer IT, mechanical systems, construction, medical care/biotechnology, and ecology.).

2007 The 20th Kenjiro Sakurai Memorial Prize (Invention of White LED for Practical Use) 
Sponsored by Optoelectronic Industry and Technology Development Association (OITDA) 
This prize admires the late Dr. Kenjiro Sakurai who contributed greatly to the study, teaching, and popularization of optoelectronic technology This glorious prize was also founded with the aim of promoting and cultivating optoelectronic industry.

2006 Nikkei BP Award (UV LED Technology) 
Sponsored by Nikkei Business Publications, Inc., this annual award recognizes outstanding technology that has a significant impact on industry and society. Separate awards are given in the fields of electronics, IT, consumer IT, mechanical systems, construction, medical care/biotechnology, and ecology.

2005 The Japan Society of Applied Physics Award (Laser Diode) 
Sponsored by the Japan Society of Applied Physics (JSAP), this award recognizes innovative research in the field of applied physics. The award is given to R&D work that has an impact even beyond the field of applied physics. The award is also used to recognize educational accomplishments having a wide-ranging or particularly strong impact in terms of improving the capabilities of student or young researchers. 

Ohkochi Grand Technology Prize 
Sponsored by the Okochi Memorial Foundation, this award recognizes outstanding and creative research in the field of industrial engineering. The award recognizes published papers or scientific announcements that have contributed to the advancement of science and the growth of industry.

2004 Nikkei Excellent Products Award 
Sponsored by Nihon Keizai (Nikkei) Shimbun, Inc., this annual award recognizes outstanding new products and services. Awardees are chosen from the nearly 20,000 products introduced each year in the pages of the Nikkei family of newspapers, which consists of the Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Nikkei Business Daily, Nikkei Marketing Journal, Nikkei Financial Daily, and The Nikkei Weekly   publications. The award was originally created in order to promote achievements by Japan’s domestic industry.

2003 Nikkei Best Products Award 
Sponsored by Nihon Keizai (Nikkei) Shimbun, Inc., this annual award recognizes outstanding new products and services. Awardees are chosen from the nearly 20,000 products introduced each year in the pages of the Nikkei family of newspapers, which consists of the Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Nikkei Business Daily, Nikkei Marketing Journal, Nikkei Financial Daily, and The Nikkei Weekly   publications. The award was originally created in order to promote achievements by Japan’s domestic industry.

2002 The Japan Society of Applied Physics Award (Laser Diode) 
Sponsored by the Japan Society of Applied Physics (JSAP), this award recognizes innovative research in the field of applied physics. The award is given to R&D work that has an impact even beyond the field of applied physics. The award is also used to recognize educational accomplishments having a wide-ranging or particularly strong impact in terms of improving the capabilities of students or young researchers.

1999 The Japan Society of Applied Physics Award (Laser Diode)
Sponsored by the Japan Society of Applied Physics (JSAP), this award recognizes innovative research in the field of applied physics. The award is given to R&D work that has an impact even beyond the field of applied physics. The award is also used to recognize educational accomplishments having a wide-ranging or particularly strong impact in terms of improving the capabilities of student or young researchers.