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Illumination. Lighting

  • Brilliantby Jane Brox

    Souvenir Press 2011; US$ 13.29

    Tracing the fascinating history of human light, from stone lamps to the lightbulb, the story of light is also the story of evolving humanity. The class, social and environmental implications of providing light has shaped historical eras: crude lamps and tallow candles constricted waking hours and drove the crazed hunting of whales for their oil towards... 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...

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

    Springer New York 2011; US$ 153.54

    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...

  • The Design of Lightingby Peter Tregenza; David Loe

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 74.00

    This fully updated edition of the successful book The Design of Lighting, provides the lighting knowledge needed by the architect in practice, the interior designer and students of both disciplines. The new edition offers a clear structure, carefully selected material and linking of lighting with other subjects, in order to provide the reader... more...

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

    Wiley 2015; US$ 85.00 US$ 76.50

    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...

  • Licht. Sehen. Gestalten.by Walter Witting

    Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 112.00

    Eine effiziente, ökonomische und ökologische Lichtgestaltung ist integraler Bestandteil eines gelungenen Neubaus sowie der Altbausanierung. Praktiker, die sich für Lichttechnik und Wahrnehmungspsychologie interessieren, mussten bisher in beiden Spezialgebieten recherchieren. Mit „Licht.Sehen.Gestalten“ verbindet der Autor beide Themenbereiche... more...

  • LichtEinfallby Michelle Corrodi; Klaus Spechtenhauser; Gerhard Auer

    Birkhäuser 2008; US$ 48.95

    Die Vorstellung von offenen, von Tageslicht durchströmten Arbeits- und Wohnräumen hat sich wie keine andere als Sinnbild für Modernität und Zeitgeist in unseren Köpfen festgesetzt. War der Arbeitsplatz immer schon Gegenstand ergonomischer Studien und Optimierungen in Bezug auf eine gute Tageslichtversorgung, so gehört mittlerweile auch... 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...

  • Lighting: Interior and Exteriorby Robert Bean

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 67.95

    This comprehensive and practical guide takes you step-by-step through the core concepts and applications of architectural lighting. Now completely revised and updated for the second edition, this book: Includes all new information on the latest regulations and recommendations Provides special attention to the rapid development of LED lighting... more...

  • Lighting Design Basicsby Mark Karlen; James R. Benya

    Wiley 2006; US$ 60.00 US$ 54.00

    Lighting is a basic, yet difficult-to-master, element of interior design, and Lighting Design Basics provides the information you need in a concise, highly visual format. Two leading designers, both with decades of experience, offer straightforward coverage of concepts and techniques, and present realistic goals you can use as guides to creating... more...