Behavioral responses to a flexible desk luminaire

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Proceedings titleJournal of the Illuminating Engineering Society
ConferenceIlluminating Engineering Society Conference: 07 August 1983, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Pages174190; # of pages: 17
SubjectLighting; luminaires; lighting technology; luminance; contrast thresholds; task lighting; visual performance analysis; flexible anglepoise desk luminaire; subjective responses; lamp manipulations; Lighting; Eclairage; luminaire; eclairagisme; luminance; seuil de contraste
AbstractA study involving the use of a flexible desk luminaire indicated a preference for positioning the luminaire for high luminances and contrasts. Visual performance, however, was also dependant on the homogeneity of the luminous environment. Subjective reports were less sensitive to luminous conditions than to visual performance.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number23687
NPARC number20358510
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