Effects of realistic office daylighting and electric lighting conditions on visual comfort, alertness and mood

  title={Effects of realistic office daylighting and electric lighting conditions on visual comfort, alertness and mood},
  author={Apiparn Borisuit and Friedrich Dr Linhart and Jean-Louis Scartezzini and Mirjam M{\"u}nch},
  journal={Lighting Research \& Technology},
  pages={192 - 209}
Lighting conditions in workplaces contribute to a variety of factors related to work satisfaction, productivity and well-being. We tested whether different photometric variables also influence visual perception and the comfort of the lighting, as well as subjective non-visual variables such as mood, alertness and well-being. Twenty-five young subjects spent two afternoons either under electric light or daylighting conditions (without view from the window). Subjects overall preferred the… Expand

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