26 November 2002 Chromaticity and color temperature for achitectural lighting
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HBLEDs bring a new dimension to architectural lighting design: color. Compared to traditional "white" light sources such as fluorescent and metal halide lamps, HBLEDs offer lighting designers unprecedented control over color temperature and lamp chromaticity. This raises two important questions: 1) How should the correlated color temperature metric used by lamp manufacturers be applied to HBLED-based light sources; and 2) What are appropriate limits on chromaticity variances for LED clusters and arrays? The answers to these questions will influence the acceptance of HBLEDs by architectural lighting designers.
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Ian E. Ashdown, Ian E. Ashdown, "Chromaticity and color temperature for achitectural lighting", Proc. SPIE 4776, Solid State Lighting II, (26 November 2002); doi: 10.1117/12.457165; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.457165
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