Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tran Quoc Khanh

Light Technology

+49 6151 16-22877
+49 6151 16-22871


Hochschulstraße 4a
64289 Darmstadt

Raum: S2|09 109

Research Topics and Interests

  • Automotive Lighting (LED-OLED-laser technology for adaptive front lighting headlamps and rear lamps)
  • Optoelectronic elements and systems (optical systems, lenses, reflectors, LED, OLED, laser, phosphor systems)
  • Colorimetry, display technology
  • Digital camera technology (color image processing and evaluation, CMOS-CCD-sensors)
  • Human eye physiology (color appearance, glare, detection)
  • Interior and outdoor lighting

Academic Curriculum Vitae

since 2006 Professor for Lighting Technology, Technische Universität Darmstadt

2005 Habilitation (lecture qualified thesis) on mesopic vision, color image processing and color appearance

2000 – 2006 Developing engineer and project manager for Digital cinema cameras, laser recorder, laser scanner and LED luminaires- company Fa. Arnold@Richter Cinetechnik, Munich, Germany

1990 – 1999 Project leader for radiometric and photometric systems in Munich and Berlin

1989 Ph.D. thesis at the faculty for Physics and electronic devices, Technical University Ilmenau

1985 Diploma work at the Technical University Ilmenau, Precision engineering