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Illumination. Lighting

  • Kitchen and Bath Lightingby Dan Blitzer; Tammy Mackay; NKBA (National Kitchen and Bath Association)

    Wiley 2015; US$ 85.00

    The industry standard illustrated guide from the National Kitchen and Bath Association Co-published by the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), Kitchen and Bath Lighting is the go-to resource for designing, planning, and installing light in residential kitchen and bath projects. Full color illustrations throughout the book make Kitchen... more...

  • Lightingby D.C. Pritchard

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 94.95

    Lighting, now in its sixth edition, is the standard text on the principles and practice of lighting interiors and exteriors. The book introduces all the main principles of light and colour, along with the design of general lighting schemes. It complies with the CIBSE lighting code and guides, covers the main calculations that a lighting designer... more...

  • Licht. Sehen. Walter Witting

    Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 112.00

    Efficient, economical, and ecologically minded lighting design is an essential part of good architecture. Dr. Walter Witting, for many years a partner of Professor Bartenbach, has revised and corrected the new edition, enhancing it with new content. The new edition of this classic work offers even more knowledge for the specialist. Contains... more...

  • Lighting Fittings Performance and Designby A. R. Bean; R. H. Simons; D. J. Silverleaf

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    International Series of Monographs in Electrical Engineering, Volume 1: Lighting Fittings Performance and Design details the advances in the design and prediction of the performance of lighting fittings. The title first covers luminous intensity and flux, and then proceeds to tackling illumination from line and area sources. Next, the selection deals... more...

  • Building Physics: Lightingby W. R. Stevens

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Building Physics: Lighting, Seeing in the Artificial Environment deals with basic principles of lighting as used in architecture, in building maintenance, and in an artificial environment. The book starts with the process of how humans see; the interaction of the eye and mind; and the effects of fatigue, visual disorders, and age. The phenomena of... more...

  • The Automated Lighting Programmer's Handbookby Brad Schiller

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 41.95

    Now in full color, this guide helps the lighting designer with all of the many creative and operational challenges you face. Providing respected and clear coverage of the process of programming automated lighting fixtures, Brad Schiller brings you from basic principles to pre-production preparations. Concepts, procedures, and guidelines to ensure... more...

  • Value Metrics for Better Lightingby Mark S. Rea

    Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) 2012; US$ 34.00

    The problems associated with inadequate light-measurement systems are not hard to grasp or even to fix, and are the subject of Value Metrics for Better Lighting . This book was written as a starting point for thoughtful consideration, discussion, and action by those vested in better and more-sustainable lighting, including manufacturers, practitioners,... more...

  • The Right Lightby Spiros Kitsinelis

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 139.95

    With so many new lighting technologies available for a wide range of visual environments, how do you choose the options that best address the needs and improve the quality of life for various groups? Focusing on applications and everyday use of light sources, The Right Light: Matching Technologies to Needs and Applications provides a comprehensive... more...

  • The Springfield Gas Machineby Donald W. Linebaugh

    University of Tennessee Press 2012; US$ 49.95

    Developed just after the close of the Civil War, the Springfield Gas Machine was a unique commercial and domestic gas lighting system marketed for use in homes and businesses outside of a city?s gas works. The self-contained unit was perfectly suited to accommodate an expanding rural and suburban U.S. landscape as middle- and upper-class American... more...

  • Daylight Science and Daylighting Technologyby Richard Kittler; Miroslav Kocifaj; Stanislav Darula

    Springer New York 2011; US$ 179.00

    This overview of daylight science discusses visual systems, human adaptation and creation of the built environment, determination of sunlight and skylight under varying conditions, and calculation prediction of windows and daylight distribution in interiors. more...