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  • Vol. 10, Iss. 12 — Dec. 1, 1971
  • pp: 2768–2770

Luminance and Brightness

P. K. Kaiser  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 10, Issue 12, pp. 2768-2770 (1971)

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Original Manuscript: February 16, 1971
Published: December 1, 1971

P. K. Kaiser, "Luminance and Brightness," Appl. Opt. 10, 2768-2770 (1971)

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