Essays about: "Daylighting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the word Daylighting.

  1. 1. Assessment of the circadian stimulus potential of an integrative lighting system in an office area

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Elif Ceren Yilmaz; Rawan Abdulhaq; [2020]
    Keywords : Alertness; Circadian Rhythm; Circadian light effect; Daylighting; Energy efficiency; Entrainment; Health; Intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells; Light response; Melanopsin; Melatonin suppression; Photometric; Sleep quality; spectral sensitivity; Wavelength.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Nowadays, people spend 90% of their time indoors, thus creating a healthy indoor environment for occupants is of great importance. Lighting in office spaces is an important aspect when it comes to occupant health and well-being. READ MORE

  2. 2. Lighting Evaluation and Design for the Stockholm Metro System Based on Current Models for Non-visual Responses

    University essay from KTH/Ljusdesign

    Author : Tong Liu; [2020]
    Keywords : Non-visual Effects; Circadian Lighting; Equivalent Melanopic Lux EML ; Circadian Stimulus CS ; Melanopic Equivalent Daylight Illuminance M-EDI ; Stockholm Metro System; Light-Emitting Diode LED ;

    Abstract : Light has a wide and profound non-visual impact on the human body. It is related to the suppression or synthesis of a hormone called melatonin which regulates the human circadian clock. In Nordic countries like Sweden, lack of natural light in winter may lead to negative health effects such as circadian disorders or depression. READ MORE

  3. 3. A qualitative investigation of consumers’ perception of safety towards high streets in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Dea Kreci; [2020]
    Keywords : Safety; high streets; consumers’ perception; criminality; familiarity; attributes of the environment; Skåne Region; semi-structured interview; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to explore the way that aspects of the external shopping environment form consumers’ perception of safety, in order to improve our understanding of how consumers experience safety issues in the high streets. Besides, this thesis aims to understand the role of safety in the consumers’ perception towards the shopping environment of high streets and the importance of safety in the retail sector. READ MORE

  4. 4. IDOM's high performance office building lighting audit: a case study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö; Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign

    Author : Julio Fernandez Amodia; [2020]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : People in industrialized countries spend most of their time indoors. In this respect, a pleasant indoor environment is therefore very important, and daylight plays a fundamental role in this matter. A good lighting design in offices has proved to improve the worker’s wellbeing and increase their productivity. READ MORE

  5. 5. MIDDLA makerspacedynamics in lighting

    University essay from KTH/Ljusdesign

    Author : Jonas Johannes Becker; [2019]
    Keywords : dynamics - dynamic lighting - biophilia - daylight - circadian rhythms - sustainability - Luminous diversity - emotional effects of light - projections;

    Abstract : This thesis report deals with the meaning of dynamics in lighting in context of the current state oflighting technology and how certain aspects of those can be applied to a specific space.Former studies discovered that biophilic aspects in design can create great benefits for the usersof a space. READ MORE