Essays about: "Lighting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 460 essays containing the word Lighting.

  1. 1. The Home Office, A New Perspective on Workstation Design

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Johan Rogberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Workstation; Home office; Office furniture design; Covid-19; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The development of office furniture design has been stagnant while digital technology has changed drastically over the last decades. There is a need for a new approach in order to bring the design of the office workstation into the future, which this thesis sets out to contribute to. READ MORE

  2. 2. Making obsolescence obsolete - A practical study of obsolescence management theory in the context of a truck OEM

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Andreas Janson; Jonatan Norman; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : disruption; disruptive innovation; disruptive technologies; obsolescence; obsolescence management; truck OEM; trucking industry;

    Abstract : Truck manufacturers are facing unprecedented technological disruptions from electrification,digitalization and automation. When disrupted, sustainment-dominated industries such as thetrucking industry, face increased risks of component and system obsolescence, which might leadto skyrocketing costs and diminishing aftermarket service. READ MORE

  3. 3. Urban Dark Acupuncture for Darkness: Value of Darkness in Pedestrian Experience of Sudirman Street, Jakarta

    University essay from KTH/Ljusdesign

    Author : Dane Amilawangi; [2020]
    Keywords : Urban Lighting; Urban Acupuncture; Light Pollution; Darkness;

    Abstract : As much as we thought about artificial lighting in planning of our urban nightscape, it is necessary to balance it with consideration regarding darkness. In response to the problems caused by artificial lighting; such as light pollution and disruption to human circadian rhythm, darkness should be seen as a value that brings balance for the environment. READ MORE

  4. 4. An early-stage energetic and environmental analysis for the new district of Jakobsgårdarna in Borlänge, Sweden

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Filippo Pellegrino; [2020]
    Keywords : Building; District; Energy; Demand; LCA;

    Abstract : To achieve the aim of low carbon cities and zero energy districts, it is important to adapt the efficient technologies while maintaining the thermal comfort and sustainable environment. The new challenge in design and building new districts lies in a sustainable and smart way to minimize energy consumption and thus carbon emission. READ MORE

  5. 5. Put the Light Where it is Needed

    University essay from KTH/Ljusdesign

    Author : Christofer Blixt; [2020]
    Keywords : Lighting Design Method for Urban Green Areas; Conceptual Design Proposal; Level of Contrast; Level of Light; Distribution of Light; Aesthetic Qualities; Perceived Safety;

    Abstract : In this thesis I have analyzed how the phenomenon level of contrast, a consequence of the relation between level of light and distribution of light, works within urban green areas. For this particular site, the too high level of contrast is a result of the high level of light distributed 1) in the direction of oncoming pedestrians and 2) in a single zone of light and 3) on a too condensed surface area and 4) in a space with multiple vertical elements (in a dark space with low reflectance values). READ MORE