Encyclopedia of Color Science and Technology

Living Edition
| Editors: Ronnier Luo

Interior Lighting

  • Martine Knoop
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27851-8_129-10



Lighting concepts for interior spaces can be found everywhere. Be it the concept to allow daylight to penetrate in a building without causing glare or overheating, be it the concept to create appropriate lighting conditions in offices, or be it the specifics of museum lighting to highlight art without damaging it by radiation or heat. Interior lighting is about choosing the appropriate lighting components in a lighting design to fit the requirements of a certain application (examples in Fig. 1).


Lighting Control Lighting Component Correlate Color Temperature Critical Flicker Frequency Visual Comfort 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Chair of Lighting TechnologyBerlin University of TechnologyBerlinGermany