Architectural Lighting / Edition 2

Architectural Lighting / Edition 2

by M. David Egan, Victor Olgvay, Victor W. Olgyay
     
 

Extensively revised, this Second Edition offers architects and designers the most current thinking and practice in their profession on the scientific properties of light, the uses of natural and electric light in buildings, lighting effects and applications, and design tools and processes. To help the reader on the job, there is full coverage of lighting

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Overview

Extensively revised, this Second Edition offers architects and designers the most current thinking and practice in their profession on the scientific properties of light, the uses of natural and electric light in buildings, lighting effects and applications, and design tools and processes. To help the reader on the job, there is full coverage of lighting calculation methods, including the Lumen Method, as well as a number of useful CAD and computer rendering solutions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070205871
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
08/14/2001
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Vision and Perception1
Ch. 2Properties of Light49
Ch. 3Natural Light in Buildings87
Ch. 4Electric Light145
Ch. 5Light and Form217
Ch. 6Lighting Calculation Methods276
Ch. 7Design Tools321
Ch. 8Design Process359
References on Lighting382
App. A: Illustrated Glossary386
App. B: Summary of Useful Formulas402
App. C: Conversion Factors408
App. DIESNA Tables for Lumen Method410
Indexes423

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