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Modern fluorescent lighting

Arthur Dinham Stephen Atkinson

Modern fluorescent lighting

dealing with the principles and practise of fluorescent lighting, for electrical engineers, illuminating engineers and architects.

by Arthur Dinham Stephen Atkinson

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Published by Newnes .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination159p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20912544M

Edmund Germer is credited by some historians as being the inventor of the first true fluorescent lamp. Compact fluorescent lamps have several small-diameter tubes joined in a bundle of two, four, or six, or a small diameter tube coiled into a helix, to provide a high amount of light output in little volume. To prevent this, fluorescent lamps must use an auxiliary device, a ballastto regulate the current flow through the lamp. These electrons collide with and ionize noble gas atoms inside the bulb surrounding the filament to form a plasma by the process of impact ionization. It was a low-pressure mercury arc lamp. How it works: Hot Cathode The most common fluorescent lamp is the hot cathode: Parts: This lamp consists of a glass tube filled with an inert gas usually argon at low pressure.

If a so-called "two-photon" phosphor could be developed, this would improve the efficiency but much research has not yet found such a system. The left side cathode warms to full and both sides are warmed up 5. All custom belgian sisal rugs. In the simplest terms, modern style is in the past and contemporary design is always in the present. From onwards Moore's lighting system was installed in a number of stores and offices. Manufacturers use as little copper and other expensive materials as possible.

The more molecules are ionized, the lower the resistance of the gas. This quality makes them desirable for maintenance-free long-life applications such as backlights in liquid crystal displays. He filed a patent U. These tubes have no filaments and can be identified by a single pin at each end of the tube. All custom belgian sisal rugs.


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Modern fluorescent lighting book

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What is different is that you also have ions moving as well. Mary Bellis Updated January 30, How were fluorescent lights and lamps developed? The development of the neon light also was significant for the last key element of the fluorescent lamp, its fluorescent coating.

At this point, intensive development was more important than basic research. They were used in fixtures manufactured by three leading corporations, LightolierArtcraft Fluorescent Lighting Corporationand Globe Lighting.

The light output and performance of fluorescent lamps is critically affected by the temperature of the bulb wall and its effect on the partial pressure of mercury vapor within the lamp.

The result is a plasma, a gas composed largely of ions and free electrons, all moving freely. To get the lamp started you need a spike of high voltage to get the arc started. This is a really beautiful table lamp with all the kitties playing outdoors.

This lamp is powered by AC power, so the cathode switches to the other side and you see the left side begin to ionize, the other side now the anode stays warm and ionized 4.

Using an amalgam with some other metal reduces the vapor pressure and extends the optimum temperature range upward; however, the bulb wall "cold spot" temperature must still be controlled to prevent migration of the mercury out of the amalgam and condensing on the cold spot.

A German patent was granted but the lamp never went into commercial production. Unlike Moore's lamps, Hewitt's were manufactured in standardized sizes and operated at low voltages. The lamp is hand crafted and accommodates one 15w candelabra base bulb.

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The standard fluorescent lamp was developed for commercial use during the 's. This does not mean the electrodes are cold indeed, they can be very hotbut it does mean they are operating below their thermionic emission temperature.

It has generally been regarded as the foundation patent. Current passes through the tungsten electrodes on each end of the lamp. A fixed part of the voltage drop is due to the electrodes. Fluorescent lighting systems spread rapidly during World War II as wartime manufacturing intensified lighting demand.

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