Microchip Technology Inc

Microchip Technology's Lighting Solutions

Intelligent Lighting and Control solutions from Microchip can meet the technical needs of lighting engineers with a large array of 8-, 16-, 32-bit PIC® microcontrollers, analog, wireless, and human interface products. With advanced peripheral integration and support for all lighting technologies, including LED and fluorescent, a scalable Microchip solution provides significant flexibility versus that of pure analog or ASIC implementation. Designing with Microchip based lighting solutions enables innovation that expands lighting product capabilities and provides product differentiation.
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Intelligence

  • Communication & Networking
  • Lumen & Color Control
  • Environmental Sensing
  • Thermal Management
  • Predictive Failure & Maintenance
  • Day Light Harvesting & Dimming
  • User Interface & Control

Flexible Power

  • Flexible Topology Support
  • High Efficiency Power Conversion
  • Fail Safe Monitoring
  • Energy Monitoring & Control
  • Energy Harvesting (Solar, etc.)
  • Battery Management & Charging

Scalable Design

  • Scalable Performance
    • Analog, 8-, 16-, 32-bit
      PIC Microcontrollers
    • Simplified System Modifications
  • Ease of Use
    • Easy to Use
      Development Tools
    • Reference Designs
      & Collateral
    • Lighting Design Partner Specialists
  • Technical Support
  • Customizable Solutions
Email us with questions or comments at lighting@microchip.com.
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Products
Documents
Software
Development Tools

The software in this section is subject to the U.S. Export Administration Regulations and other U.S. law, and may not be exported or re-exported to certain countries or to persons or entities prohibited from receiving U.S. exports (including Denied Parties, entities on the Bureau of Export Administration Entity List, and Specially Designated Nationals).

Application Notes

Document Number Title
AN1138 A Digital Constant Current Power LED Driver
AN1050 A Technique to Increase the Frequency Resolution of PICmicro MCU PWM Modules
AN239 Bit Banged LIN Slave Node for PIC16 & PIC18
AN874 Buck Configuration High-Power LED Driver
AN1476 Combining the CLC and NCO to Implement a High Resolution PWM
AN1487 DALI Control Gear
AN980 Designing a Boost-Switching Regulator with the MCP1650
AN1035 Designing with HV Microcontrollers
AN1465 Digitally Addressable Lighting Interface (DALI) Communication
TB094 Dimming AC Incandescent Lamps Using A PIC10F200
AN1261 Dimming Power LEDs Using a SEPIC Converter and MCP1631 PIC Attach PWM Controller
AN948 Efficiently Powering Nine White LEDs with the MCP1650
AN1427 High Efficiency Solutions for Portable LED Lighting
AN1211 Maximum Power Solar Converter
AN1271 Offline Power Converter for High-Brightness LEDs Using the PIC16HV785 Microcontroller
AN1074 Software PWM Generation for LED Dimming and RGB Color Applications
AN1074-Setup Software PWM Generation for LED Dimming and RGB Color Applications
AN954 Transformerless Power Supplies: Resistive and Capacitive
AN-H48 HV9910B: Buck-based LED Driver
AN-H50 HV9910B: Constant, Off-time, Buck-based LED Driver
AN-H64 Compatibility and Functional Differences between the HV9961 and HV9910B LED Drivers
DN-H02 Isolated Constant Power Converter Using the HV9922
DN-H03 Alternate Use of the HV9922 as an Off-line, Non-isolated, 50 to 100 mA Auxiliary Power Supply
AN-H51 Designing a Boost-Buck converter with the HV9930
AN-H58 Improving the Efficiency of a HV9930/AT9933 Boost-Buck Converter

The software in this section is subject to the U.S. Export Administration Regulations and other U.S. law, and may not be exported or re-exported to certain countries or to persons or entities prohibited from receiving U.S. exports (including Denied Parties, entities on the Bureau of Export Administration Entity List, and Specially Designated Nationals).

Software

Title Document Type
DALI Code Library and Demonstration Code Software
DMX512A Code Library and Demonstration Code Software
Lighting Communications Development Platform Highlights & Demonstration Overview Collateral
Lighting Communications Development Platform Schematics Software
Lighting Communications Development Platform Users Guide Collateral
MiWi™ Wireless Networking Protocol to WiFi® Gateway DemonstrationKit (DM182018) Software
MiWi™ Wireless Networking Protocol to WiFi® Gateway Lighting Demonstration Code Software
PIC12F752 AC/DC LED Driver Demonstration Code Software
PIC12F752 AC/DC LED Driver Schematics Software
PIC16F1508 DALI Dimmable Fluorescent Ballast Demonstration Code Software
PIC16F1508 DALI Dimmable Fluorescent Ballast Schematics Software
PIC16F1509 Solar Powered LED Security Lamp Demonstration Code Software
PIC16F1509 Solar Powered LED Security Lamp Schematics Software
PIC16F1788 Wireless DC/DC LED Driver Demonstration Code Software
PIC16F1788 Wireless DC/DC LED Driver Schematics Software
PIC16F1947 Lighting Control Console DALI Demonstration Code (coming soon) Software
PIC16F1947 Lighting Control Console DMX512 Demonstration Code Software
PIC16F1947 Lighting Control Console Schematics Software
Stand-Alone RGBW Demonstration Code Software

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