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Smart Glass Advancements Create Weather Controlled Color Changing Window

Smart Glass Advancements Create Weather Controlled Color Changing Window

04/10/2015


The Future of Fashion: Glowing Clothing

The Future of Fashion: Glowing Clothing

03/30/2015


Understanding the CIE L*C*h Color Space

Understanding the CIE L*C*h Color Space

03/24/2015


Move Over Science Fiction, Transparent Displays Now Science FACT

Move Over Science Fiction, Transparent Displays Now Science FACT

03/23/2015


The Truth about Superbugs and UV Light

The Truth about Superbugs and UV Light

03/20/2015


LED Virtual Reality Room Brings Video Game World to Life

LED Virtual Reality Room Brings Video Game World to Life

03/09/2015


And the Award Goes to…the HP DreamColor Display!

And the Award Goes to…the HP DreamColor Display!

03/04/2015


The Future of LED Light Is Looking Bright

The Future of LED Light Is Looking Bright

03/02/2015


Coordinating Product Color across Job Functions

Coordinating Product Color across Job Functions

02/20/2015


Does Your Coffee Taste Bitter?  Change the Color of Your Mug

Does Your Coffee Taste Bitter? Change the Color of Your Mug

02/17/2015


Laser Headlights Have Drivers Seeing the Road in a Whole New Light

Laser Headlights Have Drivers Seeing the Road in a Whole New Light

02/13/2015


Then and Now: The History of Display and LED Technology

Then and Now: The History of Display and LED Technology

02/11/2015


Living Light: Is There a Future For Bioluminescence Technology?

Living Light: Is There a Future For Bioluminescence Technology?

02/09/2015


Light Meets Innovation: The Future of the Modern Light Bulb

Light Meets Innovation: The Future of the Modern Light Bulb

01/28/2015


Blue Light Hazard: What is it and should you worry?

Blue Light Hazard: What is it and should you worry?

01/22/2015


LED Luminaries Thriving In High Temperature Environments

LED Luminaries Thriving In High Temperature Environments

01/13/2015


Spectrometer Selection for LED Measurement

Spectrometer Selection for LED Measurement

01/06/2015


4K TV's: What You Should Know

4K TV's: What You Should Know

01/06/2015


Deck the Halls with LED Lights!

Deck the Halls with LED Lights!

12/11/2014


Looking Forward to the Year of Light

Looking Forward to the Year of Light

12/09/2014


LED Headlights Revolutionize Car Lighting

LED Headlights Revolutionize Car Lighting

11/24/2014


Unproductive at Work? The Colors within Your Environment Might Be to Blame

Unproductive at Work? The Colors within Your Environment Might Be to Blame

11/18/2014


3 Reasons Why Automated Color Measurements Rock

3 Reasons Why Automated Color Measurements Rock

11/10/2014


Preserving Photomicrography Image Accuracy Through Color Calibration

Preserving Photomicrography Image Accuracy Through Color Calibration

11/05/2014


Spectrophotometry Measures Reflectance Capabilities in Telescopes

Spectrophotometry Measures Reflectance Capabilities in Telescopes

11/04/2014


Up and Coming Display Technology Innovations

Up and Coming Display Technology Innovations

11/03/2014


Pulse Light Research Helps Create Hypoallergenic Peanuts

Pulse Light Research Helps Create Hypoallergenic Peanuts

10/28/2014


Same Instrument Models, Different Color Measurement Results?

Same Instrument Models, Different Color Measurement Results?

10/21/2014


New Thermal Cameras May Help Detect Ebola

New Thermal Cameras May Help Detect Ebola

10/17/2014


Light Up the Skyline: LEDs Transform City Landscapes

Light Up the Skyline: LEDs Transform City Landscapes

10/15/2014


Flexible Screens Just Around the Bend Due to OLED Technology

Flexible Screens Just Around the Bend Due to OLED Technology

10/13/2014


Rise and Shine! LED Lights Make Mornings Manageable

Rise and Shine! LED Lights Make Mornings Manageable

10/06/2014


LEDs Lead the Way for Smarter Cars

LEDs Lead the Way for Smarter Cars

09/30/2014


Got an Extra Sweet Tooth Lately? LEDs May Be Why

Got an Extra Sweet Tooth Lately? LEDs May Be Why

09/26/2014


Pink is for Boys, Blue is for Girls

Pink is for Boys, Blue is for Girls

09/22/2014


Supply Chain Management: Cloud Technology Optimizes Process for Controlling Brand and Product Colors

Supply Chain Management: Cloud Technology Optimizes Process for Controlling Brand and Product Colors

09/16/2014


Lettuce in Space? LED Research May Help Grow Food On Other Planets

Lettuce in Space? LED Research May Help Grow Food On Other Planets

09/15/2014


Can Your Smart Phone Be Causing Your Insomnia?

Can Your Smart Phone Be Causing Your Insomnia?

09/12/2014


The Incredible Infrared Science Behind Night Vision Displays

The Incredible Infrared Science Behind Night Vision Displays

09/10/2014


The Science Behind Lighting’s Next Big Thing

The Science Behind Lighting’s Next Big Thing

09/08/2014


How Does Lighting Affect a Museum's Artwork?

How Does Lighting Affect a Museum's Artwork?

09/04/2014


Spectrophotometry and the Science of Sunglasses

Spectrophotometry and the Science of Sunglasses

09/02/2014


LED Lighting Shows Sports Venues a Better Way to Play Ball

LED Lighting Shows Sports Venues a Better Way to Play Ball

08/26/2014


New Coating Shows NASA That Nano is the New Black

New Coating Shows NASA That Nano is the New Black

08/21/2014


Best Practices: Color Formulation to Match Color Standards More Efficiently

Best Practices: Color Formulation to Match Color Standards More Efficiently

08/19/2014


Underneath the Color of Self-Tanned Skin

Underneath the Color of Self-Tanned Skin

08/18/2014


Skylights Get a Second Chance at Practicality with New Nanotechnology

Skylights Get a Second Chance at Practicality with New Nanotechnology

07/28/2014


Applying the Proper Characterization of LEDs with Average LED Intensity (ALI)

Applying the Proper Characterization of LEDs with Average LED Intensity (ALI)

07/24/2014


Sample Preparation and Presentation Best Practices for Accurate Color Measurement

Sample Preparation and Presentation Best Practices for Accurate Color Measurement

07/15/2014


Can Eating More Vegetables and Fruits Make You Look More Attractive?

Can Eating More Vegetables and Fruits Make You Look More Attractive?

07/15/2014


Spectrophotometry and Melamine Detection in Milk

Spectrophotometry and Melamine Detection in Milk

07/14/2014


Diagnosing Fungus Infection in Tobacco Crops with Spectrophotometry

Diagnosing Fungus Infection in Tobacco Crops with Spectrophotometry

07/10/2014


Triboluminescence: Solving the Mint Candy Mystery

Triboluminescence: Solving the Mint Candy Mystery

07/10/2014


Camouflage in War: Deceiving Enemy Eyes

Camouflage in War: Deceiving Enemy Eyes

06/23/2014


Best Practices for Visually Evaluating the Color of Samples

Best Practices for Visually Evaluating the Color of Samples

06/20/2014


Could Crocuses Lead to the Next Big Innovation in Cancer Treatments?

Could Crocuses Lead to the Next Big Innovation in Cancer Treatments?

05/23/2014


Where Do Butterflies Get Their Color?

Where Do Butterflies Get Their Color?

05/22/2014


Portable Spectrophotometry Increases Quality of Life For Accident Victims

Portable Spectrophotometry Increases Quality of Life For Accident Victims

05/20/2014


Discovering The Secrets of the Deep Earth

Discovering The Secrets of the Deep Earth

05/14/2014


Defining Color Tolerances

Defining Color Tolerances

05/14/2014


Can Hand Sanitizers Harm Health Care Workers?

Can Hand Sanitizers Harm Health Care Workers?

05/13/2014


Here Comes the Sun!

Here Comes the Sun!

05/08/2014


Can Bottled Tea Brewing Be Simplified Using Spectrophotometry?

Can Bottled Tea Brewing Be Simplified Using Spectrophotometry?

05/05/2014


Chemical Spectroscopy to Help Detect Mercury

Chemical Spectroscopy to Help Detect Mercury

04/30/2014


Speeding Diabetes Diagnosis By Detecting Autofluorescence

Speeding Diabetes Diagnosis By Detecting Autofluorescence

04/29/2014


Identifying Color Differences Using L*a*b* or L*C*H* Coordinates

Identifying Color Differences Using L*a*b* or L*C*H* Coordinates

04/24/2014


Six Ways Standardizing the Color Process Improves Manufacturing Operations

Six Ways Standardizing the Color Process Improves Manufacturing Operations

04/23/2014


Germs, Germs, Go Away!

Germs, Germs, Go Away!

04/22/2014


Does Daylight Savings Affect Crime Rates?

Does Daylight Savings Affect Crime Rates?

04/02/2014


Why Does Hair Turn Gray as We Age?

Why Does Hair Turn Gray as We Age?

03/27/2014


Best Practices for Averaging the Color of Your Sample

Best Practices for Averaging the Color of Your Sample

03/26/2014


Spectrophotometers for Good Health

Spectrophotometers for Good Health

03/25/2014


Identifying Counterfeit Currency Through Spectroscopy

Identifying Counterfeit Currency Through Spectroscopy

03/07/2014


Glow Baby Glow: Biofluorescence vs. Bioluminescence

Glow Baby Glow: Biofluorescence vs. Bioluminescence

02/24/2014


Color Measurement Instrument Geometries

Color Measurement Instrument Geometries

02/19/2014


Specular Component Included (SCI) vs. Specular Component Excluded (SCE)

Specular Component Included (SCI) vs. Specular Component Excluded (SCE)

02/18/2014


How Spectrophotometers Can Ensure the Purity of Aspirin

How Spectrophotometers Can Ensure the Purity of Aspirin

02/14/2014


Wine Spectrophotometry

Wine Spectrophotometry

02/10/2014


Measuring Light in Greenhouses with the CL-500A Illuminance Spectrophotometer

Measuring Light in Greenhouses with the CL-500A Illuminance Spectrophotometer

01/20/2014


Analyzing the Color of Beer with Spectrophotometry

Analyzing the Color of Beer with Spectrophotometry

01/17/2014


New Vision With Colorimetry

New Vision With Colorimetry

12/18/2013


Beer Gone Bad: How Certain Bottle Colors Lead to Skunked Beer

Beer Gone Bad: How Certain Bottle Colors Lead to Skunked Beer

11/20/2013


Elements that Affect the Appearance of Color

Elements that Affect the Appearance of Color

11/20/2013


Understanding Standard Illuminants in Color Measurement

Understanding Standard Illuminants in Color Measurement

11/20/2013


What is the difference between radiometers, spectrometers, and spectroradiometers?

What is the difference between radiometers, spectrometers, and spectroradiometers?

11/15/2013


Blood Alcohol Content Is Measured Using NIR Spectroscopy

Blood Alcohol Content Is Measured Using NIR Spectroscopy

11/04/2013


Spectroscopy and Forensics

Spectroscopy and Forensics

10/24/2013


Measuring Light Intensity Using a Lux Meter

Measuring Light Intensity Using a Lux Meter

10/14/2013


Spectroscopy for Artwork Analysis

Spectroscopy for Artwork Analysis

10/03/2013


Why the Leaves Change Color in Fall

Why the Leaves Change Color in Fall

09/30/2013


Understanding Standard Observers in Color Measurement

Understanding Standard Observers in Color Measurement

09/29/2013


Harmonizing Color throughout the Supply Chain

Harmonizing Color throughout the Supply Chain

09/23/2013


Jail Cells Painted Pink to Calm Aggressive Inmates

Jail Cells Painted Pink to Calm Aggressive Inmates

09/20/2013


Color Consistency with the CMC Tolerance System

Color Consistency with the CMC Tolerance System

09/18/2013


Clear Packaging May Influence How Much (or How Little) You Eat

Clear Packaging May Influence How Much (or How Little) You Eat

08/19/2013


Clouded by Haze: How to Ensure Clarity in Transparent Materials

Clouded by Haze: How to Ensure Clarity in Transparent Materials

08/19/2013


Measuring Color Intensity

Measuring Color Intensity

08/08/2013


Identifying Food Dyes with Spectrophotometers

Identifying Food Dyes with Spectrophotometers

07/18/2013


Measuring Color Contrasts

Measuring Color Contrasts

07/11/2013


Obtaining Accurate Measurements with the CL-500A Illuminance Spectrophotometer

Obtaining Accurate Measurements with the CL-500A Illuminance Spectrophotometer

06/27/2013


How Human Skin Color Evolved Across Different Regions

How Human Skin Color Evolved Across Different Regions

06/19/2013


How Fireworks Get Their Vibrant Colors

How Fireworks Get Their Vibrant Colors

06/15/2013


Thermochromism: The Effects of Temperature on Pigments and Dyes

Thermochromism: The Effects of Temperature on Pigments and Dyes

06/15/2013


Why Color Measurement Can Inspire the Light Industry

Why Color Measurement Can Inspire the Light Industry

06/07/2013


Absorption spectrophotometry vs. Ultraviolet-Visible Range Spectrophotometry

Absorption spectrophotometry vs. Ultraviolet-Visible Range Spectrophotometry

06/01/2013


Explaining the Color Rendering Index (CRI) and LEDs

Explaining the Color Rendering Index (CRI) and LEDs

05/30/2013


Detecting Fake Drugs with Spectrophotometers

Detecting Fake Drugs with Spectrophotometers

05/22/2013


Features of the CIE 2000 Color Difference Formula

Features of the CIE 2000 Color Difference Formula

05/18/2013


Why Flowers Have Color

Why Flowers Have Color

05/15/2013


Using Light Exposure to Combat the Post-Lunch Dip

Using Light Exposure to Combat the Post-Lunch Dip

05/14/2013


How TVs Are Tested

How TVs Are Tested

05/06/2013


Are Digital Billboards too Bright?

Are Digital Billboards too Bright?

05/02/2013


April Showers Bring...Rainbows?

April Showers Bring...Rainbows?

04/17/2013


Color Vision Deficiency in Black and White

Color Vision Deficiency in Black and White

03/12/2013


Measuring the Brightness and Quality of Light with the T-10A Series Illuminance Meters

Measuring the Brightness and Quality of Light with the T-10A Series Illuminance Meters

03/04/2013


How the Granular Material Attachment Protects CR-400 and CM-700D Color Measurement Instruments

How the Granular Material Attachment Protects CR-400 and CM-700D Color Measurement Instruments

03/04/2013


How Plastics Manufacturers Use Benchtop Spectrophotometers in Quality Control

How Plastics Manufacturers Use Benchtop Spectrophotometers in Quality Control

02/25/2013


The Importance of Calibration for Color Measurement Instruments

The Importance of Calibration for Color Measurement Instruments

02/19/2013


How to Measure Luminance with Light Meters

How to Measure Luminance with Light Meters

02/15/2013


A White (and Blue?) Winter Wonderland

A White (and Blue?) Winter Wonderland

02/13/2013


Metamerism “Meets Its Match”

Metamerism “Meets Its Match”

02/12/2013


Konica Minolta acquires Instrument Systems, focuses on enlarging its illuminance meter and other measurement-technology markets

Konica Minolta acquires Instrument Systems, focuses on enlarging its illuminance meter and other measurement-technology markets

01/25/2013


How Do You Like Your Coffee?

How Do You Like Your Coffee?

01/15/2013


How Color Affects Your Perception of Food

How Color Affects Your Perception of Food

01/15/2013


Emergency Lighting:  How To Measure It With The LS-110

Emergency Lighting: How To Measure It With The LS-110

12/21/2012


45°/0° Optics Simulate Human Visual Perception for Driver Safety

45°/0° Optics Simulate Human Visual Perception for Driver Safety

11/26/2012


Research Shows Men Really Dont See Eye to Eye With Women

Research Shows Men Really Dont See Eye to Eye With Women

11/17/2012


Complete Solution for the Automotive Industry

Complete Solution for the Automotive Industry

11/12/2012


Fifty Shades of Black

Fifty Shades of Black

10/06/2012


Why More than 70% of all the World's Light Meters are Made by Konica Minolta

Why More than 70% of all the World's Light Meters are Made by Konica Minolta

10/05/2012


Evaluating HDTV displays with the CS-2000 Spectroradiometer light measurement instrument

Evaluating HDTV displays with the CS-2000 Spectroradiometer light measurement instrument

10/05/2012


How Light Meters are Used and a Look at Several Models

How Light Meters are Used and a Look at Several Models

10/05/2012


Why spectrophotometers are useful in quantitative color analysis in biochemistry

Why spectrophotometers are useful in quantitative color analysis in biochemistry

10/05/2012


Satisfy Your Color Measurement Needs

Satisfy Your Color Measurement Needs

09/27/2012


Essential Equipment Care: Annual Spectrophotometer Calibration

Essential Equipment Care: Annual Spectrophotometer Calibration

09/16/2012


Measuring Haze with a Spectrophotometer

Measuring Haze with a Spectrophotometer

09/13/2012


Spectrodensitometers for Packaging Color Accuracy and Consistency

Spectrodensitometers for Packaging Color Accuracy and Consistency

08/29/2012


The FD Spectrodensitometer for Color Measurement in Packaging and Printing

The FD Spectrodensitometer for Color Measurement in Packaging and Printing

08/08/2012


How Food Companies Measure Color to Produce Superior Products

How Food Companies Measure Color to Produce Superior Products

08/03/2012


Pharmaceutical uses of bench top spectrophotometers for R&D and batch control.

Pharmaceutical uses of bench top spectrophotometers for R&D and batch control.

08/03/2012



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