Emotional and Physical Impact of Lighting Quality Parameters and Characteristics on Humans in Different Visual Environments

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The publication presents the results of the analysis of the issues related to lighting quality parameters and characteristics, its impact on human productivity, activities, safety, well-being, comfort, perception, behaviour and health in different visual environments (office, home, educational, industrial working place, urban environments). Studies show that lighting, its planning and qualitative settings, is a significant indoor environmental quality, energy efficiency and sustainability parameter, and plays an important role in the urban environment.

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