Accession Number : ADA158700


Title :   Lighting Control Systems Handbook.


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 79-Mar 85,


Corporate Author : SMITH HINCHMAN AND GRYLLS ASSOCIATES DETROIT MI


Personal Author(s) : Rappaport,E


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a158700.pdf


Report Date : Jun 1985


Pagination or Media Count : 178


Abstract : The functional components of a lighting control system are described using a modular approach. The interaction of the components and the specific kind of hardware available for each function are detailed. The components are then combined into various control systems beginning with simple manual control and concluding with closed loop automatic control. Emphasis is placed on energy and economics. Keywords: Lighting, Controls, Photoelectric, Timers, Time clocks, Sensors, Switches, Dimmers, Energy, Economics, Occupancy, Daylight, Low voltage, Contactor, Retrofit.


Descriptors :   *CONTROL SYSTEMS , *LIGHTING EQUIPMENT , DETECTORS , ECONOMICS , CLOCKS , INTERACTIONS , MODULAR CONSTRUCTION , LIGHT SOURCES , PARTS , MANUAL OPERATION , HANDBOOKS , ENERGY CONSERVATION , AUTOMATIC , ELECTRIC SWITCHES , LOW VOLTAGE , CLOSED LOOP SYSTEMS , DAYLIGHT , RETROFITTING , TIMING DEVICES , PHOTOELECTRICITY


Subject Categories : Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE