Daylight and the Human Being: Perception and Biopsychology of Daylight

Document Type : مقاله کوتاه


1 Professor, School of Architecture and Urban Planning, Shahid Beheshti University

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As a clean sustainable source of lighting, daylight is currently the subject of rigorous studies. It has been demonstrated that daylight is not only a source of lighting, but also important in physiological and biopsychology of human beings. Although current knowledge on this subject is at its prime, there are still some design recommendations to achieve adequate daylight in buildings.