Visual performance with realistic methods of changing contrast

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TypeArticle
Journal titleJournal of the Illuminating Engineering Society
ISSN0099-4480
Volume10
Issue3
Pages164177; # of pages: 14
SubjectLighting; visual perception; contrast thresholds; Lighting
AbstractThe performance of young adult subjects was recorded when the photometric contrast of a task was altered using "realistic" methods. A general transfer function was obtained relating task contrast to performance. Based upon the transfer function and additional photometric measurements, suggestions for practical lighting design were presented.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
IdentifierDBR-P-986
NRC number19458
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NPARC number20359109
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Record created2012-07-20
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