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Article Title:   Lighting the graveyard shift
Journal Title:   Lighting Research & Technology
Year:   1997
Author(s):   Boyce, Peter.; Beckstead, J; Strobel, R.; Rea, Mark
Volume:   29
Issue:   3

Abstract

This experiment was designed to establish whether lighting provided by a daylight-simulating skylight could be used to enhance the task performance and mood of night-shift workers. Subjects performed a series of cognitive tasks, gave subjective ratings of their mood and had their core temperature measured six times during each shift, for three successive nights, under the same lighting condition.
Keywords:   daylight-simulating/night-shift/task performance/mood/shift work/



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