Colours and Soap Bubbles

Authors

  • Michele Emmer Dip. Mat. “G. Castelnuovo” Univ. Roma “La Sapienza”, Roma, Italy

Keywords:

Color, lighting, visual perception, digital, design

Abstract

Colours and Soap Bubbles [...]

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Published

2015-05-01

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Emmer, M. (2015) “Colours and Soap Bubbles”, Cultura e Scienza del Colore - Color Culture and Science, 3, pp. 28–32. Available at: https://jcolore.gruppodelcolore.it/ojs/index.php/CCSJ/article/view/15.03.04 (Accessed: 17 January 2022).

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