Though basic problems of the perception of whiteness are as yet unsolved, this paper attempts to survey the present state and the requirements of industrial whiteness measurement. Generic formulas with adjustable parameters for the evaluation of whiteness and tint are presented.
© 1976 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: February 5, 1976
Published: September 1, 1976
Ernst Ganz, "Whiteness: photometric specification and colorimetric evaluation," Appl. Opt. 15, 2039-2058 (1976)