Testing Procedures Committee

Committee Group: Lighting Science
Statement of Purpose
This Technical Committee reviews and approves draft standards prepared by the TPC sub-committees.
Committee Scope Parameters
  • Included subject matter: This Technical Committee review and approve standard test and measurement procedures and calculation practices for illumination characteristics of indoor luminaires, outdoor luminaires, LEDs, and other light sources.
  • Excluded subject matter: This committee does not cover specific applications of lighting test procedures.
Documents maintained by this committee
  • LM-41 Approved Method for Photometric Testing Of Indoor Fluorescent Luminaires
  • LM-46 IES Approved Method for Photometric Testing of Indoor Luminaires Using High-Intensity Discharge or Incandescent Filament Lamps
  • LM-62 IES Guide for Laboratory or Field Thermal Measurements of Fluorescent Lamps and Ballasts in Luminaires
  • LM-28 Approved Method: IES Guide for the Selection, Care, and Use of Electrical Instruments in the Photometric Laboratory
  • LM-50 IES Approved Method for Photometric Measurement of Roadway and Street Lighting Installations
  • LM-52 IES Guide for Photometric Measurements of Roadway Sign Installations
  • LM-61 IES Approved Guide for Identifying Operating Factors Influencing Measured vs. Predicted Performance for Installed Outdoor High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Luminaires
  • LM-71 IES Approved Guide: Photometric Measurement of Tunnel Lighting Installations
  • LM-75 Goniophotometer Types and Photometric Coordinates
  • LM-9 IES Approved Method for Electrical and Photometric Measurement of Fluorescent Lamps
  • LM-20 IES Approved Method for Photometry of Reflector Type Lamps
  • LM-40 Approved Method for Life Testing of Fluorescent Lamps
  • LM-45 IES Approved Method for Electrical and Photometric Measurement of General Service Incandescent Filament Lamps
  • LM-47 IES Approved Method for Life Testing of High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Lamps
  • LM-51 IES Approved Method for the Electrical and Photometric Measurement of High-Intensity Discharge Lamps
  • LM-54 IES Guide to Lamp Seasoning
  • LM-58 IES Approved Method for Spectroradiometric Measurement Methods for Light Sources
  • LM-65 IES Approved Method for Life Testing of Single-Based Fluorescent Lamps
  • LM-66 IES Approved Method for Electrical and Photometric Measurements of Single-Based Fluorescent Lamps
  • LM-73 ANSI/IES Approved Method for Testing of Entertainment Luminaires Using Incandescent Filament Lamps or High-Density Discharge Lamps
  • LM-78 IES Approved Method for Approved Method for Total Luminous Flux Measurement of Lamps Using an Integrating Sphere Photometer
  • LM-79 IES Approved Method for the Electrical and Photometric Measurements of Solid-State Lighting Products
  • LM-80 ANSI/IES Approved Method: Measuring Luminous Flux and Color Maintenance of LED Packages, Arrays, and Modules
  • LM-82 IES Approved Method for Characterization of LED Light Engines and LED Lamps for Electrical and Photometric Properties as a Function of Temperature
  • LM-84 IES Approved Method for Measuring Luminous Flux and Color Maintenance of LED Lamps, Light Engines, and Luminaires
  • LM-85 IES Approved Method for the Electrical and Photometric Measurements of High Power LEDs
  • LM-86 IES Approved Method: Measuring Luminous Flux and Color Maintenance of Remote Phosphor Components
  • TM-21 Projecting Long Term Lumen Maintenance of LED Light Sources + Addendum B
  • TM-26 Methods for Projecting Catastrophic Failure Rate of LED Packages
  • TM-28 Projecting Long-Term Luminous Flux Maintenance of LED Lamps and Luminaires