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What Do the Specifications Mean?



Edward F. Kelley


Specifications and "specsmanship" continue to confuse people despite the fact that a solid metrological basis exists for communicating display performance. We review some of the misunderstandings encountered in the display industry and encourage uniformity in expressing measurement of light and reporting display performance.
Proceedings Title
Conference Dates
October 26-27, 2004
Conference Location
Ft. Worth, TX
Conference Title
Americas Display Engineering and Applications Conference of the Society for Information Display


display metrology, flat panel displays, photometric units, reflection, specifications, specsmanship


Kelley, E. (2004), What Do the Specifications Mean?, Proc. SID ADEAC, Ft. Worth, TX (Accessed April 20, 2024)
Created October 1, 2004, Updated January 27, 2020