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Document ID (ISN)34550
CIS number 80-1892
ISSN - Serial title 0041-1868 - Travail humain
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Meyer J.J., Gramoni R., Korol S., Rey P.
Title Specific characteristics of eye strain from work at visual display units
Original title Quelques aspects de la charge visuelle aux postes de travail impliquant un Úcran de visualisation. [in French]
Bibliographic information 1979, Vol.42, No.2, p.275-301. Illus. 21 ref.
Abstract Criteria determining visual fitness and lighting standards for known situations in ordinary working conditions; detailed analysis of other visual stimulation factors involved in work at CRT display terminals, with criteria for the following cases: moving and flickering picture; size and quality of letters, spacing, lighting levels, luminance and contrast of surrounding visual field; spectrum characteristics of display terminal. Possible improvements are discussed.
Descriptors (primary) visual display terminals; visual tasks
Descriptors (secondary) illumination levels; luminance; flicker
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Lighting, colour and vision
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Office work
Visual display terminals (VDTs)