My Library

University LibraryCatalogue

     
Limit search to items available for borrowing or consultation
Result Page: Previous Next
Can't find that book? Try BONUS+
 
Look for full text

Search Discovery

Search CARM Centre Catalogue

Search Trove

Add record to RefWorks

PRINTED BOOKS
Author Stiller, Michael, 1961-

Title Quality lighting for high performance buildings / Michael Stiller.

Published Lilburn, Ga. : Fairmont Press ; Boca Raton, Fla. : Distributed by CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, c2012.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit  621.322 STIL    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xii, 240 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. I QUALITY LIGHTING -- ch. 1 What is Lighting Design -- ch. 2 Understanding Light (Luminance, Illuminance, & Lumens) -- Lumens & Candelas -- Illuminance & Luminance -- ch. 3 Glare & Contrast -- If there's so much light, why can't I see a thing? -- It's All Relative -- The Glare Zone -- Luminous Intensity -- The Luminance Factor -- Minimizing Glare---It's not just about the lighting -- ch. 4 Visual Comfort & Visual Interest -- What is Visual Comfort & Visual Interest? -- The Obsession with Horizontal Footcandles -- Visual Comfort & Visual Interest: How do we get there? -- Luminance Ratios -- Luminance Ratios & Daylight -- ch. 5 Color & Light -- Color Temperature -- CRI & Color Quality -- pt. II HOW MUCH LIGHT DO WE NEED & WHERE DO WE NEED IT? -- ch. 6 Lighting + Space: Calculating the Results -- Avoiding the tendency to over-light -- The results of our lighting depends on more than our lighting -- Choosing a Calculation Method --
Contents note continued: Inverse Square Law -- Zonal Cavity Method -- Computer-Based Calculations -- IES Files -- Radiosity & Ray Tracing -- ch. 7 Target Illuminance Levels -- How much is enough? -- A Moving Target -- Recommendations for Today -- ch. 8 Task Lighting -- Getting the light where it's needed -- Localized General Lighting -- Furniture-mounted Task-Ambient Systems -- pt. III SUSTAINABILITY & ELECTRIC LIGHTING SOURCES -- ch. 9 Choosing Lamp Types & Sources -- Design Factors -- Luminous Efficacy -- Color Quality -- Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) -- ch. 10 Lamps, Source Types & Relative Photometry -- Incandescent Lamps -- Halogen Lamps -- Metal Halide Lamps -- Sodium Vapor Lamps -- Fluorescent Lamps -- Ballast Factor & Ballast Efficiency Factor -- Formats & Efficacies -- High Performance T8 Systems -- Self-ballasted Compact Fluorescent Lamps -- Magnetic Induction Lamps -- Light Emitting Diodes -- Sources, Applications & Fixture Efficiency -- Relative Photometry --
Contents note continued: ch. 11 LED (SSL) Lighting -- What is an LED? -- Color Mixing & White Light -- Applications for RGB LEDs -- High Brightness White LEDs -- LED Light Engines -- Color Consistency -- Thermal Management -- LED Performance & Lifetime (L70) -- Absolute Photometry & The Luminous Efficacy of LED Luminaires -- New Photometry, New Standards -- LCA & Modularity -- LED Replacement Lamps -- Lumen Distribution & LEDs (a natural fit for a sustainable design strategy) -- pt. IV SUSTAINABLE APPLICATIONS: DAYLIGHTING & LIGHTING CONTROLS -- ch. 12 Daylighting -- What is Daylighting? -- Effective Illumination -- Architectural Daylighting Treatments -- ch. 13 Lighting Controls -- The Case for Enhanced Lighting controls -- Daylight Harvesting -- Occupancy Sensors & Vacancy Sensors -- Fluorescent Lamps and Occupancy Sensors -- Time-of-day Controls -- Load Shedding -- Continuous Dimming & Step Dimming -- Lighting Controls, Ballasts, Drivers & Sources --
Contents note continued: Low-voltage Control Systems & Protocols -- Analog Controls -- Digital Distributed Controls -- Wireless Controls -- Dimming Ballast and Driver Performance -- pt. V BUILDING GREEN -- ch. 14 Model Codes, Code-Language Standards & Energy Codes -- Model Codes -- ANSI/ASHRAE/IESNA 90 -- COMcheck & REScheck -- California's Title 24 -- ch. 15 Paths to High Performance Green Buildings: Advocacy Groups, Advanced Energy Design Guides, Green Construction Codes & Green Building Rating Systems -- The 2030 Challenge & Zero Net Energy Buildings -- ASHRAE Design Guides & Energy Star -- Green Building Rating Systems -- Green Building Standards & Green Model Construction Codes.
Subject Dwellings -- Lighting.
Commercial buildings -- Lighting.
Electric lighting -- Energy conservation.
Light in architecture.
ISBN 0881736651 (fairmont press : alk. paper)
9780881736656 (fairmont press : alk. paper)
088173666X (electronic)
9780881736663 (electronic)
9781466501300 (hbk. : taylor & francis distribution : alk. paper)
1466501308 (hbk. : taylor & francis distribution : alk. paper)