In this course, Prof. N. K. Kishore gives 20 video lectures on the concepts of Illumination Engineering. Please visit the following link for more information on this course: http://nptel.iitm.ac.in/courses/Webcourse-contents/IIT%20Kha...
Topics covered are:
Radiation, Color, Eye & Vision, Different Entities of Illuminating Systems, Light Sources: Daylight, Incandescent, Electric Discharge, Fluorescent, Arc Lamps and Lasers; Luminaries, Wiring, Switching & Control Circuits;
Laws of Illumination, Illumination from Point, Line and Surface Sources; Photometry and Spectrophotometry; Photocells, Environment and Glare, General Illumination Design, Interior Lighting: Industrial, Residential, Office Departmental Stores, Indoor Stadium, Theater and Hospitals; Exterior Lighting: Flood, Street, Aviation and Transport Lighting; Lighting for Displays and Signaling: Neon Signs, LED-LCD Displays Beacons and Lighting for Surveillance;
Utility Services for Large Building/Office Complex & Layout of Different Meters and Protection Units; Different Type of Loads and Their Individual Protections, Selection of Cable/Wire Sizes, Potential Sources of Fire Hazards and Precautions, Emergency Supply: Standby & UPS, A Specific Design Problem on This Aspect;