Lovibond comparator

Johnston, S.F. (1998) Lovibond comparator. In: Bud, R. and Warner, D.J. (eds.) Instruments of Science: A Historical Encyclopedia. Series: Garland reference library of social science (936). Garland: New York, USA, pp. 129-130. ISBN 9780815315612

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The history of the Lovibond Comparator is described, a commercial optical device used to monitor and grade products by their 'tint' or colorimetric measurement.

Item Type:Book Sections (Encyclopaedia entry)
Keywords:Optics, tintometer, colorimetry, colour, standardization
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Johnston, Professor Sean
Authors: Johnston, S.F.
Subjects:E History America > E151 United States (General)
Q Science > QC Physics
Q Science > QD Chemistry
T Technology > T Technology (General)
T Technology > TP Chemical technology
College/School:College of Social Sciences > School of Interdisciplinary Studies

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