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  • PublisherSLL
  • Product CodeLF11
  • Number of pages5
  • Publication DateOct 2013
  • ISBN

LF11 Lighting Factfile 11 - Mechanical Cooling on Lamp Colour & Efficiency

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LF11 Lighting Factfile 11 - Mechanical Cooling on Lamp Colour & Efficiency

This Factfile gives the reader an insight into the colour shift and efficiency problems that can be encountered when choosing an inte-grated lighting and cooling solution for an office development. Lamps and LED arrays are designed to give their optimum output and stated colour temperature at a given at-mospheric temperature. If lamps are cooled below this temperature, their colour will shift and their and their output will change. This can result in the lighting installation deliver-ing below its design intentions.

This is one of the Society of Light and Lighting's series of freely available Fact Files covering the following topics:

Note:
The following Factfiles are withdrawn:
  • Lighting Factfile 7 - Design & Assessment of Exterior Schemes (Feb 2011) was withdrawn in May 2016
  • Lighting factfile 6 - Guide Syllabi for Courses to Meet the Academic Standards in Lighting for the CIBSE Lighting Certificate and Diploma (Feb 1998) was withdrawn in Jan 2016
  • Lighting Factfile 5 - Advice regarding High Frequency Electronic Luminaires (Aug1997) is withdrawn
  • Lighting Factfile 3 - Working Plane Illuminance In Electrically Lit Spaces (Aug 1996) is withdrawn