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Yellow lessens discomfort glare: physiological mechanism(s)

Frank Kooi, Johan Alferdinck & David Post, TNO Human Factors

Extra to paper in D. de Waard, K.A. Brookhuis, R. van Egmond, and Th. Boersema (Eds.) (2005), Human Factors in Design, Safety, and Management (pp. 339 – 347). Maastricht, the Netherlands: Shaker Publishing.

Setup of the experiment (Figure 2)

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The setup of the experiment. The subject looks in between the two light sources and compares the degree of discomfort.

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One light is yellow, the other has a peach colour.