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  • PublisherCIBSE
  • Product CodeLG11
  • Number of pages33
  • Publication DateOct 2001
  • ISBN9781903287149

LG11 Lighting Guide 11: Surface Reflectance & Colour - LG11

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LG11 Lighting Guide 11: Surface Reflectance & Colour - LG11

Measurements and calibration of the sample cards were carried out by NPL.

Note: The Reflectance Sample Card itself is NOT included in the pdf due to the limitations of colour reproduction. The Card is available separately - see Code LG11RSC

Contents:

1 Introduction

2 Light reflecting properties of surfaces

3 Light reflecting properties of building materials


3.1 Reflectance of building materials
3.2 Colour of building materials
3.3 Surface finish of building materials
3.4 Surface deterioration and maintenance
3.5 Depreciation of luminaire performance

4 Surface colour specification

4.1 Munsell system
4.2 Natural Colour System
4.3 DIN system
4.4 BS 5252: 1976: Framework for colour co-ordination for building purposes
4.5 RAL design system

5 Measurement of reflectance and colour

5.1 Measurement using a spectrophotometer
5.2 Measurement using a calorimeter
5.3 Measurement using luminance and Illuminance meters
5.4 Field measurements using the reflectance sample card
5.5 Visual assessment

6 Reflectance and colour standards

7 Surface appearance

8 Explanation of terms

References

Reflectance sample card description

Please note that the PDF image is the best copy that can be provided at present. Our pricing reflects that.

Acknowledgements
Task Group
Chair: David Loe (Building Research Establishment)
Members: Teresa Goodman (National Physical Laboratory); Iain Maclean (lighting consultant); Keith Miller (DPA Lighting Consultants); Julie Taylor (National Physical Laboratory)