lux lux  /ˈləks/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a unit of illumination equal to 1 lumen per square meter; 0.0929 foot candle

Usage(s):

  1. In the study, Van Someren's group used 1,000-lux bulbs in overhead lights, which is equivalent to the brightness of television studio lights, and compared their effects to those of .
  2. But there's never been definitive proof that treatment with very bright lights (10,000 lux, or 20 times as bright as your office lights) makes a difference.

News

  1. Leica unveils G-Star RAW edition of D-Lux 6 compact, co-branded with Dutch denim label (video)

    Leica's just taken its vintage branding strategy to a new level with the D-Lux 6 "G-Star RAW" compact model, styled by the Dutch denim maker of that name. Design touches include a textured leather body and gun-metal grey accents, along with an embossed leather case and strap, all firsts for a compact Leica camera. The 10-megapixel model (based on the Panasonic LX7 ) arguably merits such a ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Engadget

  2. LUX the salon opens in downtown Midland

    At the age of 2, Kelli Mason started her venture into hair styling with her grandmother and father as willing participants. Now, 24 years later, that passion has blossomed into her own business, LUX the salon.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Midland Daily News

  3. OFI Lux UK Regulatory Announcement: Form 8.3 - subsidiary of OFI AM

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FORM 8.3 PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”) 1. KEY INFORMATION (a) Identity of the person whose positions/dealings are being disclosed: OFI LUX (b) Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Business Wire

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Quotes

  1. "We are pleased to report positive comparable restaurant sales for the first quarter at both our namesake concept, as well as Grand Lux Cafe," said David Overton, Chairman and CEO.
    on Apr 22, 2010 By: David M. Overton Source: MarketWatch (press release)

  2. "I don't think every actress in Bollywood has been associated with Lux. A select few actresses, who they felt suited the brand right (have been associated with it) and they all have been actresses of great stature with wonderful careers and some...
    on Mar 1, 2010 By: Katrina Kaif Source: Times of India

  3. "Stew turned me on to a genre of music that I had not really paid that much attention to, that being the sounds of the boogie-woogie masters," Leavell said. "He had me listening to people like Meade Lux Lewis, James P. Johnson, Montana Taylor...
    on Aug 24, 2008 By: Chuck Leavell Source: Kentucky.com

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