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Light & Color

Samuel Mills

Samuel Mills is a retired architect and lighting designer with a career focused on the coordination of lighting and architecture With over forty years of experience with his own architectural firm, he also held the position of Director of Lighting for two large architectural firms. He was an Associate Professor of architecture at Kent State University, and an adjunct instructor at Oklahoma State University School of Architecture. His work experience includes graphic design, technical writing and illustration for architectural and lighting-related publications, as well as writing a monthly column for Architectural Lighting magazine. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Fundamentals of Architectural Lighting

Routledge, 2018

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... The use of colored light in architecture has only a minor historical precedence, such as the use in stained glass windows. However, current practice reveals an increased use of light and color in merchandising and entertainment...

Light Sources & Components

Samuel Mills

Samuel Mills is a retired architect and lighting designer with a career focused on the coordination of lighting and architecture With over forty years of experience with his own architectural firm, he also held the position of Director of Lighting for two large architectural firms. He was an Associate Professor of architecture at Kent State University, and an adjunct instructor at Oklahoma State University School of Architecture. His work experience includes graphic design, technical writing and illustration for architectural and lighting-related publications, as well as writing a monthly column for Architectural Lighting magazine. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Fundamentals of Architectural Lighting

Routledge, 2018

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... Contemporary light sources require some form of electrical power, while it wasn’t that long ago that candles and whale oil lamps furnished all our lighting needs – even though a form of electricity was discovered as far back as 600 BC....

Ambience and place

Peter Tregenza

Peter Tregenza is Emeritus Professor in the School of Architecture at the University of Sheffield. As an architect and engineer he has been fascinated by the beauty and complexity of daylight for more than forty years, teaching and studying the subject internationally. He has been Visiting Professor at the National University of Singapore and at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and has worked in schools of architecture in the UK, North and South America, Australia and New Zealand, and China. He has been involved in the research activities of the Commission Internationale de l'Eclairage, especially the CIE/WMO International Daylight Measurement Project and European Union programmes. His publications include many research papers on daylighting and he is the co-author with David Loe of The Design of Lighting (Routledge, 1998). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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David Loe

David Loe founded the postgraduate course in Light and Lighting at University College London and directed the course for many years. His research focused on the relationship between the lit environment and human performance. Both authors have lectured extensively throughout the world and received prestigious awards for their research. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Design of Lighting

Routledge, 2014

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... Ambience and place Even when a room is purely functional – a workshop, a call centre, a hospital ward – it is not sufficient to base a design solely on the visual tasks. The first step in lighting design is to establish the character...

Anthropometrics

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Graeme Brooker

Graeme Brooker is Professor and Head of Interior Design at the Royal College of Art, London. He has taught Interior Architecture and Design at the University of Brighton, University of Wales Institute Cardiff and Manchester Metropolitan University. Between 2013 and 2015 He was the Head of the Department of Fashion and Interiors at Middlesex University, London. He has been a visiting professor at institutions across Europe, the Far East and America. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sally Stone

Sally Stone is an academic, writer and designer. She is the leader of the college of Continuity in Architecture, an Atelier for post-graduate teaching and research based in Manchester School of Architecture, UK, where she also leads the MA Architecture and Heritage course. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Interior Architecture and Design

AVA Publishing SA, 2009

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... A Anthropometrics 20 The comparative study of the sizes and proportions of the human form. In design, anthropometrics is used to determine the size of objects and spaces in relation to the human body. The phrase ‘human scale’ refers...

Artifice

Graeme Brooker

Graeme Brooker is Professor and Head of Interior Design at the Royal College of Art, London. He has taught Interior Architecture and Design at the University of Brighton, University of Wales Institute Cardiff and Manchester Metropolitan University. Between 2013 and 2015 He was the Head of the Department of Fashion and Interiors at Middlesex University, London. He has been a visiting professor at institutions across Europe, the Far East and America. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Adaptation Strategies for Interior Architecture and Design

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2017

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... ARTIFICE ARTIFICE INTRODUCTION “In design there must always be the intention, conscious or semi-conscious, to present the actor with a legible set to act within or against. There cannot be design without intention; and it follows...

Auditorium design

Theatre Buildings : A design guide

Routledge, 2010

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... Auditorium design Contents 4.1 Introduction 4.2 Factors influencing size and scale 4.3 Auditorium formats 4.4 Positioning and seating the audience 4.5 Sightlines 4.6 Acoustic considerations 4.7 Lighting and sound in the auditorium 4.8...

Banister

Michael Coates

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Michael Coates

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Graeme Brooker

Graeme Brooker is Professor and Head of Interior Design at the Royal College of Art, London. He has taught Interior Architecture and Design at the University of Brighton, University of Wales Institute Cardiff and Manchester Metropolitan University. Between 2013 and 2015 He was the Head of the Department of Fashion and Interiors at Middlesex University, London. He has been a visiting professor at institutions across Europe, the Far East and America. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sally Stone

Sally Stone is an academic, writer and designer. She is the leader of the college of Continuity in Architecture, an Atelier for post-graduate teaching and research based in Manchester School of Architecture, UK, where she also leads the MA Architecture and Heritage course. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Interior Architecture and Design

AVA Publishing SA, 2009

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... B Banister 34 A modification of the word ‘baluster’ (the baluster is a single upright joint in a banister or balustrade), a banister fulfils the same function as a balustrade. The term is used to refer to the balustrade element when used...

Consumer Behaviour

Stephen Anderson

Stephen Anderson is a lecturer at Portsmouth School of Architecture, University of Portsmouth, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Lynne Mesher

Retail Design

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

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... The behaviour and profile of the shopper has changed markedly over the past few years and particularly the relationship between the customer and the retailer. This has been driven by a number of factors, not least the availability...

Creating therapeutic environments for critical care

D. Kirk Hamilton

D.Kirk Hamilton, FAIA, FACHA, is an associate professor and associate director of the Center for Health Systems & Design at Texas A & M University. Hamilton’s academic credentials include a professional Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Texas at Austin, and a Master of Science in Organization Development from Pepperdine University. The focus of his academic research is the relationship of evidence-based health facility design to measurable organizational performance. Hamilton is a board certified healthcare architect with 30 years of active practice and is a founding principal emeritus of WHR Architects. He is the co-author of Evidence-Based Design for Multiple Building Types . He serves on the board of The Center for Health Design and is co-editor of the peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary Health Environments Research & Design Journal (HERD). Hamilton is a past president of the American College of Healthcare Architects and the AIA Academy of Architecture for Health. He has served as chair of the ICU Design Committee of the Society of Critical Care Medicine, of which he is one of only three architect members. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Mardelle McCuskey Shepley

Dr. Mardelle McCuskey Shepley, AIA, ACHA, LEED AP, is a professor and director of the Center for Health Systems & Design at Texas A & M University. Dr. Shepley’s academic credentials include a B.A. and Master of Architecture from Columbia University, and an M.A. (psychology) and Doctor of Architecture from the University of Michigan. A registered architect with 25 years of experience in professional practice, she is the founder of ART + Science, a firm specializing in applied design research. Mardelle has conducted research and published extensively on the topic of healthcare facility design. Co-author of Healthcare Environments for Children and their Families, and a specialist in building evaluation and programming, she is the William Peña endowed professor at the College of Architecture at Texas A & M Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Design for Critical Care : An Evidence-Based Approach

Architectural Press, 2010

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... for critical care 6 Many professionals have expressed the need for quality research (Marberry, 1996), although there is a lack of clarity regarding the definition of design research and a lack of consensus con- cerning which type...

Describing colour

Peter Tregenza

Peter Tregenza is Emeritus Professor in the School of Architecture at the University of Sheffield. As an architect and engineer he has been fascinated by the beauty and complexity of daylight for more than forty years, teaching and studying the subject internationally. He has been Visiting Professor at the National University of Singapore and at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and has worked in schools of architecture in the UK, North and South America, Australia and New Zealand, and China. He has been involved in the research activities of the Commission Internationale de l'Eclairage, especially the CIE/WMO International Daylight Measurement Project and European Union programmes. His publications include many research papers on daylighting and he is the co-author with David Loe of The Design of Lighting (Routledge, 1998). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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David Loe

David Loe founded the postgraduate course in Light and Lighting at University College London and directed the course for many years. His research focused on the relationship between the lit environment and human performance. Both authors have lectured extensively throughout the world and received prestigious awards for their research. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Design of Lighting

Routledge, 2014

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... Describing colour This chapter describes ways in which colours of light and colours of surfaces can be described systematically. ‘Colour’ is not something separate from ‘light’: it is a sensation created in the process of visual...