Daylighting articles

Daylighting systems

Development of Optical Fiber-Based Daylighting System and Its Comparison

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Development of a fiber daylighting system based on the parallel mechanism and direct focus detection

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Core Sunlighting System, a New Approach to Daylighting in Buildings

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Heliostat design for the daylighting system

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Daylighting system via fibers based on two-stage sun-tracking model

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The effects of direct sunlight on light shelf performance under tropical sky

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An innovative design of light collimator based on freeform microlens array

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Innovative daylighting systems challenges: A critical study

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Highly Concentrated Optical Fiber-Based Daylighting Systems for Multi-Floor Office Buildings

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Hybrid daylight/light-emitting diode illumination system for indoor lighting

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A study on use of miniature dielectric compound parabolic concentrator (dCPC) for daylighting control application

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Design of a high-efficiency collection structure for daylight illumination applications

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The use and environmental impact of daylighting

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Concept of Solar Tower for Daylighting in Multi-floor Buildings

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Horizontal daylighting system for office buildings

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Cost Study on Remote Source Solar Lighting System in High-rise Residential Buildings in Hong Kong

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Fiber optic solar lighting: Functional competitiveness and potential

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Illumination performance and energy saving of a solar fiber optic lighting system

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Hybrid lighting-CPV, a new efficient concept mixing illumination with CPV

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A high precision tracking system based on a hybrid strategy designed for concentrated sunlight transmission via fibers

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Daylighting in buildings: Developments of sunlight addressing by optical fiber

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Development of Optical Fiber-based Daylighting System with Uniform Illumination

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The energy performance of the Central Sunlighting System

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Microoptics for efficient redirection of sunlight

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Computational analysis on the enhancement of daylight penetration into dimly lit spaces: light tube vs. fiber optic dish concentrator

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Exergetic assessment of transmission–concentrated solar energy systems via optical fibres for building applications

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Calculating the converted solar energy of sunlight in the LED hybrid light box lighting system

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Momentary adjusting methods for simulating the color temperature, hues and brightness of daylight illumination with RGB LEDs for indoor lighting

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Hybrid sunlight/LED illumination and renewable solar energy saving concepts for indoor lighting

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Daylighting can be fluorescent: Development of a fiber solar concentrator and test for its indoor illumination

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Evaluation of a lightwell design for multi-storey buildings

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Development and Testing of a Fluorescent Fiber Solar Concentrator for Remote Daylighting

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Natural light illumination system

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Overview and new developments in optical daylighting systems for building a healthy indoor environment

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Review and modelling the systems of transmission concentrated solar energy via optical fibres

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Cost-effective controlled illumination using daylighting and electric lighting in a dual-function prism light guide

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Transmission performance of fibre‐optic bundle for solar lighting

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Simulating the illuminance and the efficiency of the LED and fluorescent lights used in indoor lighting design

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Monitoring of a light-pipe system

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On the energy efficiency of a prototype hybrid daylighting system

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Solar fiber-optic mini-dish concentrators: first experimental results and field experience

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Optical fibers and solar power generation

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Daylight performance of lightpipes

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Solar Fiber-Optic Mini-Dishes: A New Approach to the Efficient Collection of Sunlight

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Solar Lighting-A New Industry

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Daylighting

Analysis of a hybrid solar window for building integration

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Lighting performance and electrical energy consumption of a virtual window prototype

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Daylight for Healthy Indoor Environment and Energy Benefits

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Daylight , Indoor Illumination , and Human Behavior

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Classification of indoor daylight enhancement systems

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Optical Fiber for solar energy applications

Coupling of sunlight into optical fibres and spectral dependence for solar energy applications

External link | Published: 2013

Exergetic assessment of transmission concentrated solar energy systems via optical fibres for building applications

External link | Published: 2008

Daylighting Control

A sensor-less LED dimming system based on daylight harvesting with BIPV systems

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Dynamic daylight control system implementing thin cast arrays of polydimethylsiloxane-based millimeter-scale transparent louvers

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Hybrid daylight/light-emitting diode illumination system for indoor lighting

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A sensor-less LED dimming system based on daylight harvesting with BIPV systems

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Energy Saving in Lighting System with Fuzzy Logic Controller which uses Light-pipe and Dimmable Ballast

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Conference Proceedings

Solar Day-Lighting Using Optical Fibers

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Light output losses of prism light guides

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Sollektor: progress in fiber optic daylighting

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Improving CPV efficiency through sun lighting: Hybrid Lighting-CPV

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Natural illumination of deepplan office buildings : light pipe strategies

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Improving passive solar collector for fiber optic lighting

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Books

  • EN 12464-1 Light and Lighting – Lighting of work places – Part 1: Indoor work places, European standard, 2002.
  • CIBSE Code for Interior Lighting, 1994.
  • L. Halonen, E. Tetri, and P. Bhusal, Guidebook on Energy Efficient Electric Lighting for Buildings, Aalto University, 2010.
  • A. E. F. Taylor, Illumination Fundamentals, (Optical Research Associates, California, USA, 2000).
  • F. A. Jenkins and H. E. White, Fundamental of Optics 3rd Edition, (McGraw-Hill, New York, USA, 1957).
  • V. N. Mahajan, Optical Imaging and Aberrations, Part 1: Ray Geometrical Optics (SPIE press, Washington, USA, 1998).
  • D. Malacara, Optical Shop Testing 2nd Edition, (John Wiley & Sons, New York, USA, 1992).
  • R. Winston, J.C. Miñano, P. Benítez, N. Shatz, and J. C. Bortz, Nonimaging Optics, (Elsevier Academic Press, California, USA, 2005)
  • Annual Energy Outlook 2012, U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), June 2012.
  • 2010 Buildings Energy Data Book, U.S. department of Energy, March 2010.
  • G. Keiser, Optical Fiber Communications 3rd Edition, (McGraw-Hill, Singapore, 2000)