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Daylight Past Presentations

The Right Kind of Daylight (29 March 2017)

Presentation by Pavlina Akritas from Arup at The British Academy, London.   The talk examined the design considerations and challenges of the introduction of daylight into museums, identifying the systems that are appropriate for each gallery space and paying particular attention to the geographic location of the buildings but also the requirements of the client, the end users and the facilities manager. 

The New European Standard for Daylight in Buildings - A Brighter Future? (23 November 2016)

Presentation by Professor John Mardaljevic of Loughborough University and Jens Christoffersen of Velux.
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Temporal influencers on glare response (19 October 2016)

Presentations by Associate Professor Sergio Altomonte and Dr Michael Kent both from the University of Nottingham, on Wednesday 19th October 2016.

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Climate-Based Daylight Modelling: The What, the Why and the How (10 February 2016)

Presentation by Eleonora Brembilla and Professor John Mardaljevic, both from Loughborough University, held at Arup, 13 Fitzroy Street, London.

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SLL Lighting for the Built Environment Guide LG10: Daylighting - a guide for designers (20 January 2016)

Presentation by Ruth Kelly Waskett of DeMontfort University, at the Gary Wilson Library, Southwark Cathedral, London.

Assessing new methods for daylight prediction (25 November 2015)

Joint paper by Dr Cosmin Ticleanu and Dr Paul Littlefair, explaining their research into metrics for daylight calculation, that resulted in the BRE (Building Research Establishment) report ‘Metrics for Daylight Calculation’.

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Colour of Daylight Indoors (14 October 2015)

Presentation by Joe Lynes