Essays about: "visual comfort"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 31 essays containing the words visual comfort.

  1. 1. Thermal textile pixels : Out-of-plane and in-plane heat transfer measurements of knitted textiles

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Adriana Stöhr; [2019]
    Keywords : Thermal pixel; thermal feedback; thermal conductivity; heat transfer; Peltier element; knitted structure; anisotropy; non-audial communication; non-visual communication; in-plane; out-of-plane;

    Abstract : The human body possesses a highly developed range of senses that help orienting oneself in everyday life. Especially when it comes to navigating, perceiving and reacting to the world around us, people tend to rely mostly on their vision and hearing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improving Daylighting Utilization in LTH Study Center

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

    Author : Rifat Tabassoom Tumpa; Inez Eugenia; [2019]
    Keywords : Daylighting; energy demand; window to wall ratio; daylight factor; daylight autonomy; heating and cooling demand; electric lighting dependency; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Daylighting is a free source of light that fosters a direct connection to nature. It has a great potential to enhance the health and productivity of the building inhabitants, to improve thermal and visual comfort in indoor spaces, and to increase energy efficiency in buildings. READ MORE

  3. 3. Adaptive facade, the active connection between indoor and outdoor

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

    Author : Chenhong Wang; Angel Asis Perez Morata; [2019]
    Keywords : Adaptive facade; thermal and visual comfort; indoor and outdoor environment; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This study explores the connection between the indoor and outdoor environment and how through the use of shading devices they affect each other. The chosen location for the study is a well-known street in the urban context of Copenhagen. READ MORE

  4. 4. Driver-Monitoring-Camera Based Threat Awareness for Collision Avoidance

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Siqi Gang; [2019]
    Keywords : Driver Monitoring Camera; Gaze Estimation; Awareness Estimation;

    Abstract : Since forward collision is one of the most common and dangerous types of traffic accidents, many studies and researches have been conducted to develop forward collision avoidance system. To facilitate the tradeoff between comfort and safety for forward collision avoidance, the driver's state needs to be monitored and estimated. READ MORE

  5. 5. Daylighting and sunlighting in street canyons. A quantitative research on the visual perception and in-situ daylight measurements of four urban canyons in Copenhagen.

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

    Author : Olesja Lami; [2019]
    Keywords : daylighting; sunlighting; urban canyon; visual perception; visual comfort; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : “Light creates ambience and the feel of a place, as well as the expression of a structure.” Le Corbusier With the current urban pressure and large waves of immigration, cities are facing an increase in population and therefore urban densification. This increase in building quantities affects daylight reaching the public space. READ MORE