TITLE

Light, Light, Light

AUTHOR(S)
HOUSER, KEVIN W.
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Leukos;Jul2011, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the need for a specific definition of light in science. The author relates the definition of light from ANSI/IES RP-16-10 Nomenclature and Definitions for Illuminating Engineering, stating that it is a radiant energy. He says that light as a word and concept is employed in three ways such as physical quantity, visual response, and biological response. He adds that a casual relationships between light and human health is shown in medical studies.
ACCESSION #
65560562

 

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