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Recent publication about the history of phytotrons:

Munns, D.P.D. 2017. Engineering the environment: Phytotrons and the quest for climate control in the cold war. University of Pittsburgh Press. 334 pp.


Recent publications about plant lighting:

Fisher, P. and E. Runkle (eds.). 2004. Lighting Up Profits, Understanding Greenhouse Lighting. Meister Media Worldwide, Willoughby, OH. 98 pp.


Kozai, T., K. Fujiwara, and E.S. Runkle. 2016. LED Lighting for Urban Agriculture. 454 pp. Springer, Singapore.


Lopez, R. & E. S. Runkle. 2017. Light Management in Controlled Environments. Meister Media Worldwide, Willoughby, OH. ISBN-13:978-1544254494, ISBN-10:1544254490