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The photobiological nightscape: a hyperspectral assessment

Escofet, J.; Tardà, A.; Alamús, R.; Bará, S.; Palà, V.; Pipia, L.; Corbera, J.
Type of activity
Presentation of work at congresses
Name of edition
International Conference on Light Pollution Theory Modelling and Measurements 2017
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Book of congress proceedings
International Conference on Light Pollution Theory, Modelling and Measurements: June 27-30, 2017, Cellers, Catalonia, Spain: book of abstracts
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One of the most remarkable features of modern cities is the strong concentration and wide variety of artificial light sources that illuminate their nights. Streetlights, residential and commercial windows, high luminance billboards and displays, car headlights, and traffic signs, contribute together to creating a complex light environment which, beyond serving more or less successfully some basic human needs, is a source of light pollution and poses significant challenges for natural life. Altho...
hyperspectral camera, photobiological functions
Group of research
GOAPI - Applied Optics and Image Processing Group


  • Escofet Soteras, Jaume  (author and speaker )
  • Tardà, Anna  (author and speaker )
  • Alamús, Ramón  (author and speaker )
  • Bará Viñas, Salvador  (author and speaker )
  • Palà Comellas, Vicenç  (author and speaker )
  • Pipia, Luca  (author and speaker )
  • Corbera Fauria, Jordi  (author and speaker )