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Design in practice

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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... Design in practice The last two chapters have focused on visual design, the use of light and colour to create a place which has meaning for the people that use it, where they are safe and comfortable, and where the lighting assists all...

Standards, design guidance and development control

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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Michael Wilson

Michael Wilson is Principal Research Fellow in the School of Architecture and Built Environment at the University of Westminster, UK. He was Director of the Low Energy Architecture Research Unit from 1987 until 2010. He has undertaken more than 25 research, dissemination and demonstration projects in daylighting, acoustics and energy for the European Commission. In particular he coordinated a research project on sun tracking systems and projects producing interactive teaching packages on daylight. He has lectured in the UK, throughout Europe, in South America and South Africa. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Daylighting : Architecture and lighting design

Routledge, 2011

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... Worksheet 17. and simple to test. What standards must do Now consider criteria of good lighting and how they match these requirements of an effective standard. The quality of The design of a new building is constrained by a large number...

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...

Lighting to increase visibility

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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79

... in practice; detail and very low contrast mechanisms the effects of ageing and dirt must be taken into account at the design stage. In the CIBSE SLL Code for Lighting he recommended values are specified as maintained illuminance;...

Calculations and measurements in lighting design

Lighting: Interior and Exterior

Routledge, 2014

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39

... measurements in 9 lighting design Lighting was provided before there were adequate calculational techniques, so if the designer is experienced, much design could be done with little calculation. This is certainly so in theatre lighting...

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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2

... 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...

Hotels

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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... Hotels: public rooms Hotels are a demanding subject for lighting design examples because they embrace a wide range of requirements ranging from the lobby to public rooms like restaurants and bars, through to private bedrooms and suites....

Light and vision

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

Book chapter

14

... a link to the outside world synchronises our bodies with their environment. When this is disrupted, we experience the symptoms of jetlag, In codes of good practice for lighting design, and in or the results of irregular shift work....

Measuring light

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

Book chapter

10

... must match that distribution. Scotopic vision begins at levels of light well below those required for normal visual purposes and is therefore irrelevant to most lighting design situations. But the change from photopic to scotopic takes...

Observing light

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

Book chapter

9

... the ultimate foundation of creative lighting design is a knowledge of real lamps, real windows and real materials. after that comes the need for words that describe what we observe, then abstract concepts. This first chapter is, therefore,...