Researchers Awarded IES Taylor Technical Talent Award for Color Quality Research

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Professors Michael Siminovitch and Konstantinos Papamichael of the California Lighting Technology Center, with Dr. Lorne Whitehead of the University of British Columbia and Dr. Jennifer A. Veitch of the National Research Council, Canada have been awarded the 2016 Taylor Technical Talent award from the Illuminating Engineering Society for their research article, “High Color Rendering Can Enable Better Vision without Requiring More Power”. The research published in the IES Leukos journal focuses on the issue of color rendering from both a policy and technical perspective. This research provided input to California’s 2016 Building Energy Efficiency Standards and Appliance Efficiency Regulations.