5. Spectral Color Measurement

  1. Dr. János Schanda professor Secretary of the Commission Vice President chairs President member
  1. Dr. Yoshi Ohno Ph.D. Group Leader Project Leader Secretary

Published Online: 1 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470175637.ch5

Colorimetry: Understanding the CIE System

Colorimetry: Understanding the CIE System

How to Cite

Ohno, Y. (2007) Spectral Color Measurement, in Colorimetry: Understanding the CIE System (ed J. Schanda), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470175637.ch5

Editor Information

  1. University of Pannonia, Egyetem u. 10., H-8200 Veszprém, Hungary

Author Information

  1. National Institute of Standards and Technology, 100 Bureau Drive, Stop 8442, Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8442, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 27 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470049044

Online ISBN: 9780470175637



  • spectral color measurement;
  • wavelength scale error;
  • corrections of error methods


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • General practice in spectral color measurements

  • Critical parameters of spectrometers for color measurement

  • Methods for corrections of error

  • Uncertainty analysis

  • Acknowledgment

  • References