apostilb


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apostilb

[′ap·ə‚stilb]
(optics)
A luminance unit equal to one ten-thousandth of a lambert. Also known as blandel.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

apostilb

A unit of luminance equal to (1/p) candela per square meter.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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However, we performed the study both in decibels (dB) and microns ([micro]m), and in apostilb (asb) and [micro]m, obtaining equivalent outcomes.
The background illumination on bowl was 10 apostilb. [4,5]