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How does UV light measurement change lighting design perspective?

Via, Anne Bay the technical sales director of Viso Systems,  reports in germicidal ultraviolet (GUV) applications, it is worth remembering that UV light is not like a germicidal gas that fills a space and kills everything. UV light only kills germs on exposed surfaces —on the table, not under the table, on the fabric, not in the fabric, and so on.Ultraviolet radiation can be measured in situ with many commercially-available handheld UV radiometers. These instruments measure UV irradiance (typically in mW/cm2) in points. But such point measurements will not be of much help when planning new GUV installations in office spaces or hospitals, for example. Until the…
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