The ability of color defectives to judge signal lights at sea.

@article{Kinney1979TheAO,
  title={The ability of color defectives to judge signal lights at sea.},
  author={Joseph A. Kinney and Henry Paulson and Arthur N. Beare},
  journal={Journal of the Optical Society of America},
  year={1979},
  volume={69 1},
  pages={
          106-10
        }
}
Measures were made of the ability of color-defective men to judge correctly the colors of navigation lights (red, green, or white) presented to them at night under realistic sea conditions. Eighty-one color-defective men were employed; they were categorized as to type and degree of defect using a battery of five color-vision tests. While the average performance of the color-defective men was considerably poorer than that of 24 color normals, there were large individual differences within each… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 10 references

Recognition of red and green point sources by color - defective observers

A. Habel
Space Environ Med . • 1975

Predictive validities of several clinical color vision tests for aviation signal light gun performance , " Aviat

W. E. Collins
Aerosp . Med . • 1974