Principles of Colour and Appearance Measurement
Volume 2: Visual Measurement of Colour, Colour Comparison and Management
- Asim Kumar Roy Choudhury, Professor, Government College of Engineering and Textile Technology, India
Volume 2 begins with an overview of the visual measurement of colour. Chapter 1 discusses means of colour communication and various visual attributes of colour. Chapter 2 then focuses on several popular colour order systems, and chapter 3 discusses various colour difference formulae and their use in colour comparison and control. Subsequent chapters review instrumental colorant formulation, metamerism, chromatic adaptation and colour constancy, methods of shade sorting and digital colour reproduction.
AudienceA comprehensive resource for designers, colour technologists, colour quality inspectors, product developers and anyone who uses colour in their work.
- Published: October 2014
- Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
- ISBN: 978-1-78242-367-6
Table of Contents1 - Visual measures of colour
2 - Popular colour order systems
3 - Colour difference assessment
4 - Instrumental colorant formulation
5 - Metamerism and shade sorting
6 - Chromatic adaptation and colour constancy
7 - Digital colour reproduction