Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Lux

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_7081

\lәks\ n [L, light] (1889) (lx) The SI unit of illuminance, defined as the illuminance produced by a luminous flux of one lumen uniformly distributed over a surface of 1 m2. That is, 1 lx = 1 lm/m2.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA