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Daylight optimization in an office building through atrium improvements

@inproceedings{Ferreira2018DaylightOI,
  title={Daylight optimization in an office building through atrium improvements},
  author={Thiago Ferreira},
  year={2018}
}
Daylighting has become a fundamental measure not only to decrease the electrical energy demand in buildings, but also to provide good indoor comfort for the occupants. Atria have been implemented in buildings since old times as a space to foster interaction and provide indoor comfort through ventilation and daylight. However, the implementation of this feature can be complex if good natural light levels are to be achieved, especially in tall buildings. Bearing that in mind, this thesis reviewed… 
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TLDR
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