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  • Cities of Lightby Sandy Isenstadt; Margaret Maile Petty; Dietrich Neumann

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    Cities of Light is the first global overview of modern urban illumination, a development that allows human wakefulness to colonize the night, doubling the hours available for purposeful and industrious activities.? Urban lighting is undergoing a revolution due to recent developments in lighting technology, and increased focus on sustainability and... more...

  • Praxishandbuch effiziente Straßenbeleuchtungby Carsten Steinert; Sven-Joachim Otto

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 98.00

    New EU directives on energy efficiency stipulate that municipalities must modernize their street lighting by 2017. This practical handbook helps those responsible for implementing EU directives to meet this difficult task. It offers comprehensive information on all aspects of street lighting as a cost factor and runs the gamut thematically,... more...

  • Light's labour's lostby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 130.00

    When William Shakepeare wrote Love?s Labour?s Lost he would have used light from tallow candles at a cost (today) of £12,000 per million-lumen hours. The same amount of light from electric lamps now costs only £2! But today?s low-cost illumination still has a dark side. Globally, lighting consumes more electricity than is produced by either hydro or... more...

  • Light and Light Sourcesby Peter G. Flesch

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2007; US$ 259.00

    Describes the electrode and plasma diagnostics and explains as numerical methods used for the understanding of high-intensity discharge lamps. Addressing scientists and researchers at universities and industry, this volume examines gas discharge lamps, with a focus on high-pressure discharge lamps. more...

  • Concert Lightingby James Moody; Paul Dexter

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 57.95

    Concert Lighting is a comprehensive book on lighting design for concerts. Placing special emphasis on rock-and-roll concert lighting equipment and techniques, the book takes its reader on tour, covering every aspect of that experience for the touring professional lighting technician and designer. It also provides several chapters to cross-media use... more...

  • Field Guide to Illuminationby Angelo V. Arecchi; Tahar Messadi; R. John Koshel

    SPIE 2007; US$ 36.00

    The content in this Field Guide starts with traditional illumination in imaging systems, followed by the recent advances in computer-aided design of high-efficiency nonimaging illumination optics, along with the modern source models that support these techniques. Sections on the illumination of visual displays are included as well as some important... more...

  • Intelligent Lighting Controlsby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2011; US$ 390.00

    According to the U.S. Department of Energy, lighting accounts for 20 per cent of all energy consumption in the United States and 40 per cent of the average commercial building’s electric bill. Recent advances in the efficiency of lighting equipment present major opportunities for building owners to reduce operating costs and to cut carbon emissions... more...

  • ISO/IEC 20000 ? Een introductieby Leo van Selm

    Van Haren Publishing 2010; Not Available

    Dit boek gaat over de (NEN)ISO/IEC 20000 standaard, de internationale standaard voor IT-servicemanagement. Het gaat in op de doelstellingen en de basisconcepten van deze standaard die voortbouwen op de principes van kwaliteitsmanagement. Het geeft een toelichting over de processen en functies van IT servicemanagement die door specialisten van over... more...

  • Introduction to Infrared and Electro-Optical Systemsby Ronald G. Driggers; Melvin H. Friedman; Jonathan M. Nichols

    Artech House 2012; US$ 197.00

    This newly revised and updated edition of a classic Artech House book offers a current and complete introduction to the analysis and design of Electro-Optical (EO) imaging systems. The Second Edition provides numerous updates and brand new coverage of today’s most important areas, including the integrated spatial frequency approach and a focus... more...

  • Multimedia Programming with Pure Databy Bryan Chung

    Packt Publishing 2013; US$ 26.99

    A quick and comprehensive tutorial book for media designers to jump-start interactive multimedia production with computer graphics, digital audio, digital video, and interactivity, using the Pure Data graphical programming environment.An introductory book on multimedia programming for media artists/designers who like to work on interactivity in their... more...