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Advances in OptoElectronics
Volume 2015, Article ID 263791, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/263791
Research Article

Optimization of Multiband White-Light Illuminants for Specified Color Temperatures

1Manukau Institute of Technology, Private Bag 94006, Manukau 2241, New Zealand
2Auckland University of Technology, Institute of Biomedical Technologies, Private Bag 92006, Auckland 1142, New Zealand

Received 21 January 2015; Accepted 19 April 2015

Academic Editor: Xian An Cao

Copyright © 2015 Snjezana Soltic and Andrew Neil Chalmers. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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