Forum for Illumination Research, Engineering, and Science (FIRES)

Category: Definitions and Nomenclature, Ultraviolet Radiation
By Ian Ashdown, P. Eng., FIES Senior Scientist, SunTracker Technologies Ltd. A word of caution: I am going to be annoyingly pedantic here, but with good reason. The lighting industry has a century-long history of introducing unfamiliar technologies using familiar terminology. We later come to regret our choice of words when it becomes necessary to express precisely what we mean.
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