EFFECTS OF NOISE, HEAT AND INDOOR LIGHTING ON COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE AND SELF-REPORTED AFFECT

@article{Hygge2001EFFECTSON,
  title={EFFECTS OF NOISE, HEAT AND INDOOR LIGHTING ON COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE AND SELF-REPORTED AFFECT},
  author={Staffan Hygge and Igor Knez},
  journal={Journal of Environmental Psychology},
  year={2001},
  volume={21},
  pages={291-299}
}
  • S. Hygge, I. Knez
  • Published 1 September 2001
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Environmental Psychology
Theoretical and practical concerns guided the design of an experiment on how ventilation noise (38 and 58 dBA), air temperature (21 and 27°C), and illuminance (300 and 1500 lx) combine or interact in their effects on cognitive performance. Self-reports of affective states were taken with an affect circumplex measure (Larsen & Diener, 1992; Knez & Hygge, in press) to study the mediation from the environmental variables over affect to cognitive performance. Arousal models (e.g., Broadbent, 1971… 

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