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  • Vol. 31, Iss. 9 — Sep. 1, 1941
  • pp: 587–591

Central Notations for ISCC-NBS Color Names

DOROTHY NICKERSON and SIDNEY M. NEWHALL  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA, Vol. 31, Issue 9, pp. 587-591 (1941)

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DOROTHY NICKERSON and SIDNEY M. NEWHALL, "Central Notations for ISCC-NBS Color Names," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 31, 587-591 (1941)

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  1. Color Technologist, and Chairman of the ISCC committee to obtain central notations for ISCC-NBS names.
  2. Member of committee.
  3. Italic numbers in parentheses refer to literature cited, p. 591.
  4. Initials are for Inter-Society Color Council-National Bureau of Standards.
  5. Out of 27 votes received (33 possible), 26 were for adoption. Except for one association, and one ballot marked "not voting," there were at least two affirmative votes (out of a possible 3) from each association represented in the Council at the time the vote was taken. There were no negative votes.
  6. Dorothy Nickerson, "Use of ICI tristimulus values in disk colorimetry." Mimeographed preliminary report (1938). U. S. Department of Agriculture.
  7. In October, 1938, before the Optical Society of America (by D. B. Judd); in February, 1940, before the U. S. Pharmacopoeial Convention and National Formulary (by K. L. Kelly); in February, 1940, before the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry (by D. B. Judd); in March, 1940, before D-13 of the American Society for Testing Materials (by D. Nickerson); in April, 1940, before the Society of Motion Picture Engineers (by H. P. Gage); in September, 1940, before the Illuminating Engineering Society (by D. B. Judd); and in March, 1941, before the American Ceramic Society (by C. Robertson).
  8. Blanche R. Bellamy, Carl E. Foss, Walter C. Granville, S. M. Newhall, and Dorothy Nickerson, Chairman.

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