Reflectance distributions and atrium daylight levels: a model study

@article{Sharples1999ReflectanceDA,
  title={Reflectance distributions and atrium daylight levels: a model study},
  author={Steve Sharples and S. Mahambrey},
  journal={Lighting Research \& Technology},
  year={1999},
  volume={31},
  pages={165 - 170}
}
In this study parametric changes were made to the distribution of reflectances of diffuse surfaces in the well of a square atrium model that was placed inside an artificial sky. The effects of these changes on the daylight levels at the centre, edge and comer of the floor of the atrium model were investigated. The reflectance distribution variability was created by painting the atrium surfaces with alternating bands of white and black horizontal stripes Although the widths of the bands were… 

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