Committee Group: Lighting Science

Statement of Purpose

This Technical Committee researches the science and effects of color in lighting and develops methods for describing/quantifying color qualities of light.

Committee Scope Parameters

  • Included subject matter: The scope includes color rendering, color quality, methods of light source evaluation and reporting, and using color as a design element.
  • Excluded subject matter:
Documents maintained by this committee
DG-1 Color and Illumination
TM-30 IES Method for Evaluating Light Source Color Rendition
  • Wendy Luedtke, Electronic Theatre Controls
Staff Liaison
  • Geomara Flores
  • Dawn De Grazio
  • Patricia A. McGillicuddy
  • Jason Livingston, Studio T+L, LLC
  • Ute C. Besenecker, DesignLights Consortium
  • Aurelien David, Soraa, Inc.
  • Wendy Davis, University of Sydney
  • Tony Esposito, Philips Lighting North America Corporation
  • Paul Fini, Cree Inc.
  • Kevin W. Houser, Penn State University
  • Holly R. Ratafia, HRLighting Design
  • Michael P. Royer, PNNL
  • Minchen Wei, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Lorne Whitehead, University of British Columbia
  • Michael W. Wood, Mike Wood ConsultingLLC
Advisory Members
  • Jess Baker, Schuler & Shook Inc.
  • Eric Bretschneider, EB Designs & Technology
  • James M. Gaines, Philips Lighting North America Corporation
  • Frank A. Florentine, FIES, LC, Frank A. Florentine Lighting Design
  • Rez Mani, Allied Scientific Pro
  • John Selverian
Honorary Members
  • Brian Liebel, The Illuminating Engineering Society