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Title: Lighting Research Today: The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same

Abstract

Change. It is the one word that best characterizes the environment for lighting research, as well as for lighting technology, in recent years; and yet, beneath the change there is an enduring foundation upon which that research rests. A barrage of new technologies and tools for producing and measuring optical radiation has revolutionized the possibilities for creating and characterizing lighting systems and conditions, but understanding the application of these new technologies and tools builds on a legacy of established measurement methods and protocols. The discovery of a previously unknown photoreceptor has brought new excitement to lighting research and application, but this discovery exists within the context of a long history of applied psychological research in lighting.

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [2]
  1. National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, ON (Canada). Construction Research Centre; Commission Internationale de l'Eclairage, Vienna (Austria). Interior Environment and Lighting Design
  2. Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1530882
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC0576RL01830
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
LEUKOS
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 15; Journal Issue: 2-3; Journal ID: ISSN 1550-2724
Publisher:
Illuminating Engineering Society of North America
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
99 GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS

Citation Formats

Veitch, Jennifer A., and Davis, Robert G. Lighting Research Today: The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1080/02604027.2019.1596680.
Veitch, Jennifer A., & Davis, Robert G. Lighting Research Today: The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same. United States. doi:10.1080/02604027.2019.1596680.
Veitch, Jennifer A., and Davis, Robert G. Fri . "Lighting Research Today: The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same". United States. doi:10.1080/02604027.2019.1596680. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1530882.
@article{osti_1530882,
title = {Lighting Research Today: The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same},
author = {Veitch, Jennifer A. and Davis, Robert G.},
abstractNote = {Change. It is the one word that best characterizes the environment for lighting research, as well as for lighting technology, in recent years; and yet, beneath the change there is an enduring foundation upon which that research rests. A barrage of new technologies and tools for producing and measuring optical radiation has revolutionized the possibilities for creating and characterizing lighting systems and conditions, but understanding the application of these new technologies and tools builds on a legacy of established measurement methods and protocols. The discovery of a previously unknown photoreceptor has brought new excitement to lighting research and application, but this discovery exists within the context of a long history of applied psychological research in lighting.},
doi = {10.1080/02604027.2019.1596680},
journal = {LEUKOS},
number = 2-3,
volume = 15,
place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {5}
}

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