Publications

2021

Journal Articles

Is there a difference in how people from different socio-environmental contexts perceive discomfort due to glare from daylight?

C. Pierson; B. Piderit; T. Iwata; M. Bodart; J. Wienold 

Lighting Research & Technology. 2021-01-10.  p. 1477153520983530. DOI : 10.1177/1477153520983530.

Modeling specular transmission of complex fenestration systems with data-driven BSDFs

G. J. Ward; T. Wang; D. Geisler-Moroder; E. S. Lee; L. O. Grobe et al. 

Building and Environment. 2021. Vol. 196, p. 107774. DOI : 10.1016/j.buildenv.2021.107774.

2020

Journal Articles

Regional Differences in the Perception of Daylit Scenes across Europe Using Virtual Reality. Part I: Effects of Window Size

C. Moscoso; K. Chamilothori; J. Wienold; M. Andersen; B. Matusiak 

LEUKOS. 2020-11-19.  p. 1-22. DOI : 10.1080/15502724.2020.1854779.

Correspondence: Discussion of ‘The cross validation and robustness of daylight glare metrics’

S. Fotios; J. Wienold 

Lighting Research & Technology. 2020-04-01. Vol. 52, num. 2, p. 314-317. DOI : 10.1177/1477153520906914.

Effect of Indoor Temperature and Glazing with Saturated Color on Visual Perception of Daylight

G. Chinazzo; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

Leukos. 2020-02-23. DOI : 10.1080/15502724.2020.1726182.

Temperature–Color Interaction: Subjective Indoor Environmental Perception and Physiological Responses in Virtual Reality

G. Chinazzo; K. Chamilothori; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

Human Factors: The Journal of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. 2020-01-13. Vol. 63, num. 3, p. 474-502. DOI : 10.1177/0018720819892383.

Tutorial: Luminance Maps for Daylighting Studies from High Dynamic Range Photography

C. Pierson; C. Cauwerts; M. Bodart; J. Wienold 

LEUKOS. 2020-01-03.  p. 1-30. DOI : 10.1080/15502724.2019.1684319.

Long-term visual quality evaluations correlate with climate-based daylighting metrics in tropical offices – A field study

J. A. Jakubiec; G. Quek 

Lighting Research and Technology. 2020. Vol. 53, num. 1, p. 5-29. DOI : 10.1177/1477153520926528.

Window Size Effects on Subjective Impressions of Daylit Spaces: Indoor Studies at High Latitudes Using Virtual Reality

C. Moscoso; K. Chamilothori; J. Wienold; M. Andersen; B. Matusiak 

LEUKOS: The Journal of the Illuminating Engineering Society. 2020. Vol. 16, num. 2, p. 1-23. DOI : 10.1080/15502724.2020.1726183.

Surveying the environmental life-cycle performance assessments: Practice and context at early building design stages

T. Jusselme; E. Rey; M. Andersen 

Sustainable Cities and Society. 2020-01-01. Vol. 52, p. 101879. DOI : 10.1016/j.scs.2019.101879.

Conference Papers

Investigation of perceived air quality, occupants’ behaviour and air pollutant levels in two open-space office buildings in Switzerland

M. V. Gonzalez Serrano; V. M. Barthelmes; C. Karmann; D. Khovalyg; D. Licina 

2020-11-05. The 16th Conference of the International Society of Indoor Air Quality & Climate (INDOOR AIR 2020), [Virtual event], November 1-5, 2020.

Triggers behind human-building interactions from a user perspective: results and effectiveness of capturing motivations in real-time

V. M. Barthelmes; C. Karmann; J. Wienold; M. Andersen; D. Licina et al. 

2020-10-21. BEHAVE 2020 6th European Conference on Behaviour and Energy Efficiency, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 21-23, 2020.

Light hygiene in the built environment

M. Andersen; V. E. Soto Magan; F. S. Webler; C. Pierson 

2020-09-14. Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture 2020, Online, September 14-25, 2020.

A multi-domain data collection strategy for capturing relationships between occupant behaviour, comfort, indoor environment, and energy use in office

V. M. Barthelmes; C. Karmann; D. Licina; M. Andersen; D. Khovalyg 

2020-04-16. 11th Windsor Conference 2020 – Resilient Comfort in a Heating World, Windsor, United Kingdom, April 16-19, 2020.

Theses

Impact of facade details on the reliability of performance-based decisions for early-stage neighborhood designs

M. Agarwal / M. Andersen; L. Pastore (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2020. 

Data-driven method for low-carbon building design at early stages

T. B. P. Jusselme / M. Andersen; E. Rey (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2020. 

Posters

Applicability of Spectral Simulation to Predict Non-Visual Response to Daylight

C. Pierson; M. Aarts; M. Andersen 

EuroTech Workshop, Copenhagen, Denmark, March 9-11, 2020.

Talks

Radiant indoors – daylight for building occupants

M. Andersen 

IGM Colloquium lecture series ‘EPFL & friends, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland, Novembre 3, 2020.

Outside dynamics for daylightful indoors

M. Andersen 

Nordic symposium for architectural research 2020 and 12th Annual Symposium of Architectural Research 2020, Oulu, Finland, October 22-23, 2020.

Student Projects

Design of a light-shaping adaptive facade using fiber-reinforced polymer materials

J. Baehr-Bruyère 

2020-01-23.

Protégé du rayonnement électromagnétique. Un immeuble neuf, sain, en milieu urbain

L. Fleischner 

2020.

“AGRI – Laus”. Une ferme urbaine dans le quartier du flon

V. Jashari 

2020.

Media

Madame Lumière

M. Andersen 

2020-08-18.

Daylight for our well-being

M. Andersen 

2020-04-08.

La lumière du jour, source de bien-être

M. Andersen 

2020-04-08.

2019

Journal Articles

Strategic environmental urban planning – A contextual approach for defining performance goals and informing decision-making

É. Nault; T. Jusselme; S. Aguacil Moreno; M. Andersen 

Building and Environment. 2019-10-22. Vol. 168, p. 106448. DOI : 10.1016/j.buildenv.2019.106448.

Daylight affects human thermal perception

G. Chinazzo; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

Scientific Reports. 2019-09-23. Vol. 9(2019), p. 13690. DOI : 10.1038/s41598-019-48963-y.

Influence of indoor temperature and daylight illuminance on visual perception

G. Chinazzo; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

Lighting Research & Technology. 2019-07-02. Vol. 52, num. 3, p. 350-370. DOI : 10.1177/1477153519859609.

Calibration and Validation of Climate-Based Daylighting Models Based on One-Time Field Measurements: Office Buildings in the Tropics

G. Quek; J. A. Jakubiec 

Leukos. 2019-04-23. DOI : 10.1080/15502724.2019.1570852.

Variation in thermal, visual and overall comfort evaluation under coloured glazing at different temperature levels

G. Chinazzo; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

Journal of the International Colour Association. 2019-03-15. Vol. 23, num. 2227-1309, p. 45-54.

Cross-validation and robustness of daylight glare metrics

J. Wienold; T. Iwata; M. Sarey Khanie; E. Erell; E. Kaftan et al. 

Lighting Research and Technology. 2019-03-14. Vol. 51, num. 7, p. 983-1013. DOI : 10.1177/1477153519826003.

Detecting trends and further development potential of contemporary façade design for workspaces

L. Pastore; M. Andersen 

Architectural Engineering and Design Management. 2019-01-08. DOI : 10.1080/17452007.2018.1561414.

Building energy certification versus user satisfaction with the indoor environment: Findings from a multi-site post-occupancy evaluation (POE) in Switzerland

L. Pastore; M. Andersen 

Building and Environment. 2019-01-07. Vol. 150, p. 60-74. DOI : 10.1016/j.buildenv.2019.01.001.

Subjective and physiological responses to façade and sunlight pattern geometry in virtual reality

K. Chamilothori; G. Chinazzo; J. P. de Matos Rodrigues; E. Dan-Glauser; J. Wienold et al. 

Building and Environment. 2019. DOI : 10.1016/j.buildenv.2019.01.009.

Conference Papers

Life-Cycle Assessment as a decision-support tool for early phases of urban planning: evaluating applicability through a comparative approach

K. Slavkovic; É. Nault; T. Jusselme; M. Andersen 

2019-09-11. Sustainable Built Environment Conference , Graz, Austria, September 11-14, 2019. DOI : 10.1088/1755-1315/323/1/012030.

Energy performance and occupancy-based analysis of visual and thermal comfort for transmittance level and layout variations of semi-transparent photovoltaics

G. Chinazzo; Adrien Legrain; G. Peronato; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

2019-09-04. Building Simulation 2019, Rome, Italy, September 2-4, 2019.

Design guidance from a Data-Driven LCA-Based Design method and tool prototype

T. Jusselme; P. Antunes Fernandes; E. Rey; M. Andersen 

2019-09-03. 16th International Conference of the “International Building Performance Simulation Association” (IBPSA) Building Simulation, Rome, Italy, September 2-4, 2019.

Reliability of daylight and energy demand evaluations for decision making at the conceptual design stage of neighborhood design

M. Agarwal; G. Danseux; L. Pastore; M. Andersen 

2019-09-02. 16th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association IBPSA, Rome, Italy, September 2-4, 2019.

Decoding the ‘Spectral Diet’

F. Webler; M. Spitschan; M. Andersen 

2019-08-01.  p. 171-171.

Cognitive performance evaluation under controlled daylight levels at different indoor temperatures

G. Chinazzo; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

2019-06-25. 29th Quadrennial Session of the CIE, Washington DC, USA, June 14 – 22, 2019. DOI : 10.25039/x46.2019.PO004.

Building Climate-based Daylighting Models Based On One-time Field Measurements

G. Quek; J. A. Jakubiec 

2019. Proceedings of the 16th IBPSA Conference, Rome, Italy, Sept. 2-4, 2019. DOI : 10.26868/25222708.2019.210105.

Time-based dynamics of non-visual effects of light in humans: The importance of exposure duration

S. W. Lockley; M. L. Ámundadóttir; S. A. Rahman; M. A. St Hilaire; G. C. Brainard et al. 

2019. XVI European Biological Rhythm Society Congress, Lyon, France, August 25-29, 2019.

The Case for Occupant-Centric Daylight Analytics: a Comparison of Horizontal Illumination and Immersive View

S. F. Rockcastle; M. L. Ámundadóttir; M. Andersen 

2019. 16th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association IBPSA, Rome, Italy, September 2-4, 2019.

Discomfort Glare Cut-Off Values from Field and Laboratory Studies

C. Pierson; M. Sarey Khanie; M. Bodart; J. Wienold 

2019. 29th Quadrennial Session of the CIE, Washington DC, USA, June 14 – 22, 2019. p. 295-305. DOI : 10.25039/x46.2019.OP41.

Influence of Subjective Impressions of a Space on Brightness Satisfaction: an Experimental Study in Virtual Reality

A. Omidfar Sawyer; K. Chamilothori 

2019. Symposium on Simulation for Architecture and Urban Design 2019, Atlanta, GA, USA, April 7-9, 2019.

Shaping light to influence occupants’ experience of space: a kinetic shading system with composite materials

J. Baehr-Bruyère; K. Chamilothori; A. Vassilopoulos; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

2019. CISBAT 2019, Lausanne, Switzerland, September 4-6, 2019. p. 012162. DOI : 10.1088/1742-6596/1343/1/012162.

How to assess alerting effects of daylight at the workplace? Learnings from semi-controlled studies

V. E. Soto Magán; M. Andersen 

2019. 29th Quadrennial Session of the CIE. p. 227-240. DOI : 10.25039/x46.2019.OP34.

Reviews

What is the ‘spectral diet’ of humans?

F. S. Webler; M. Spitschan; R. G. Foster; M. Andersen; S. N. Peirson 

Current Opinion In Behavioral Sciences. 2019-12-01. Vol. 30, p. 80-86. DOI : 10.1016/j.cobeha.2019.06.006.

A Critical Literature Review of Spatio-temporal Simulation Methods for Daylight Glare Assessment

S. Wasilewski; L. O. Grobe; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

SDAR Journal of Sustainable Design & Applied Research. 2019-11-28. Vol. 7, num. 4, p. 1-13. DOI : 10.21427/87r7-kn41.

Books

EXPLORING. Research-driven Building Design

M. Andersen; E. Rey 

Zurich: Park Books, 2019.

THINKING. Visions for Architectural Design

M. Andersen; E. Rey 

Zurich: Park Books, 2019.

Theses

Perceptual effects of daylight patterns in architecture

K. Chamilothori / M. Andersen; J. Wienold (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2019. 

Typologie des écoles primaires en Suisse de 1945 à 2015 et stratégies d’éclairage naturel

J-D. B. M. G. Thiry / B. Marchand; M. Andersen (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2019. 

Daylight and temperature in buildings: interaction effects on human responses

G. Chinazzo / M. Andersen; J. Wienold (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2019. 

Urban planning support based on the photovoltaic potential of buildings: a multi-scenario ranking system

G. Peronato / M. Andersen; E. Rey (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2019. 

Book Chapters

The smart living lab and its flagship building

A-C. Cosandey; M. Andersen; E. Rey 

Exploring – Research-Driven Building Design; Zürich, Switzerland: Park Books, 2019. p. 276.

Beyond Circularity

M. Andersen; G. Habert 

The Materials Book; Berlin: Ruby Press, 2019. p. 400.

Low-carbon thermal inertia

A. Brambilla; C. Nyffeler; H. Gasnier; J-M. Le Tiec; A. Misse 

Exploring. Research-driven Building Design. Towards 2050; Zürich: Park Books, 2019. p. 276.

A data-driven approach for lifecycle performance

T. Jusselme; E. Hoxha; S. Cozza; R. Tuor; R. Zülli et al. 

EXPLORING / Research-driven Building Design. Towards 2050; Zürich: Park Books, 2019. p. 276.

Talks

What Attracts Our Visual Attention? A Study on Saliency Mapping for Architectural Daylit Scenes Based on Virtual Reality Data

C. Karmann; M. Andersen 

VELUX Daylight Symposium, Paris, France, Octobre 9, 2019.

What attracts our visual attention? A study on saliency mapping for architectural daylit scenes based on virtual reality data

C. Karmann 

VELUX Daylight Symposium, Paris, France, Octobre 9, 2019.

Daylight standard EN17037 “Daylight in buildings”

J. Wienold 

Tageslicht – Gebäudesoftskills, Vienna, Austria,

ASHRAE 209: Process, a key ingredient to high performance design

M. Agarwal; L. Pastore; M. Andersen 

16th International Conference of the “International Building Performance Simulation Association” (IBPSA) Building Simulation, Rome, Italy, 2-4 September, 2019.

A Variable Resolution Approach for Zonal Glare Assessment

S. Wasilewski 

18th International Radiance Workshop, New York City, USA, August 21-23, 2019.

Daylight standard EN17037 “Daylight in buildings”

J. Wienold 

Tageslicht-Symposium 2019, Lucerne, Switzerland, 2019-06-19.

Light, architecture, and our experience of space: human responses to façade and daylight composition

K. Chamilothori 

VELUX Daylight Symposium, Paris, France, Octobre 9, 2019.

Effects of façade and daylight pattern geometry on subjective and physiological responses: findings from experiments in immersive virtual reality

K. Chamilothori 

Kongsberg Vision Meeting 2019: Immersive technologies for eye care and lighting design, Kongsberg, Norway, Novembre 5-7, 2019.

Virtual reality as a lighting design tool: sharing the visual experience of occupants

K. Chamilothori; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

Kongsberg Vision Meeting 2019: Immersive technologies for eye care and lighting design, Kongsberg, Norway, Novembre 5-7, 2019.

Student Projects

Design of a light-shaping adaptive facade using fiber-reinforced polymer materials

J. Baehr-Bruyère 

2019.

Centre sportif universitaire de Dorigny, Lausanne.Pavillons des sports – reconnexion | franchissement | interaction

F. X. Del Valle; C. Thimonier 

2019.

Alternative Funding Model for Housing

A. Karpushov 

2019.

Design of a light-shaping kinetic facade using FRP materials

J. Baehr-Bruyère 

2019.

Media

Tageslight fürs Wohlbefinden (Daylight for our well-being)

M. Andersen 

2019-12-12.

La quantité de lumière influence la perception de la température

G. Chinazzo; S. Deletroz 

2019-09-24.

Innover dès aujourd’hui pour 2050. La chronique immobilière de l’EPFL

M. Andersen 

2019-09-11.

2018

Journal Articles

3D model discretization in assessing urban solar potential: the effect of grid spacing on predicted solar irradiation

G. Peronato; E. Rey; M. Andersen 

Solar Energy. 2018-12-01. Vol. 176, p. 334-349. DOI : 10.1016/j.solener.2018.10.011.

Combined effects of daylight transmitted through coloured glazing and indoor temperature on thermal responses and overall comfort

G. Chinazzo; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

Building and Environment. 2018-08-22. Vol. 144, p. 583-597. DOI : 10.1016/j.buildenv.2018.08.045.

Daylight Discomfort Glare Evaluation with Evalglare: Influence of Parameters and Methods on the Accuracy of Discomfort Glare Prediction

C. Pierson; J. Wienold; M. Bodart 

Buildings. 2018-08-01. Vol. 8, num. 8, p. 94. DOI : 10.3390/buildings8080094.

Development and test application of the UrbanSOLve decision-support prototype for early-stage neighborhood design

É. Nault; C. Waibel; J. Carmeliet; M. Andersen 

Building and Environment. 2018-03-31. Vol. 137, p. 58-72. DOI : 10.1016/j.buildenv.2018.03.033.

An integrative approach for embodied energy: Towards an LCA-based data-driven design method

T. Jusselme; E. Rey; M. Andersen 

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 2018-02-27. Vol. 88, p. 123-132. DOI : 10.1016/j.rser.2018.02.036.

Conference Papers

Occupant Satisfaction in 60 Radiant and All-air Building

C. Karmann; S. Schiavon; L. Graham; P. Raftery; F. Bauman 

2018-12-12. PLEA 2018: Smart and Healthy Within the Two-Degree Limit, Hong Kong, China, December 10-12, 2018. p. 843-848.

Findings from a survey on the current use of life-cycle assessment in building design

T. Jusselme; E. Rey; M. Andersen 

2018-12-10. PLEA 2018 – Smart and Healthy within the 2-degree Limit, Hong-Kong, December 10-12, 2018.

Assessing the photovoltaic potential of flat roofs: Insights from the analysis of optimised array arrangements

G. Peronato; S. Aguacil Moreno; A. Legrain; E. Rey; M. Andersen 

2018-12-10. PLEA 2018: Smart and Healthy Within the Two-Degree Limit, Hong-Kong, China, December 10-12, 2018. p. 1032-1033.

Assessment of the Building‐Integrated Photovoltaic potential in urban renewal processes in the Swiss context: Complementarity of urban‐ and architectural‐scale analyses

S. Aguacil Moreno; G. Peronato; M. Andersen; E. Rey 

2018-12-10. PLEA 2018: Smart and Healthy Within the Two-Degree Limit, Hong-Kong, China, December 10-12, 2018. p. 347-352.

Indoor environment as a multi-sensory experience: visual and thermal factor interactions

G. Chinazzo; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

2018-12-05. Light Symposium 2018 – Light and Architecture: Multi-sensory experiences, Stockholm, Sweden, December 5-7, 2018.

A Gaze Visualizer Tool Implementation Of Gaze Data Into Lighting Rendering Tools Using Radiance And Honeybee For Grasshopper3D

M. S. Khanie; S. V. Kjaergaard; M. H. K. Johnsen; K. Negendahl; J. Wienold et al. 

2018-09-26. Building Performance Analysis Conference and SimBuild co-organized by ASHRAE and IBPSA-USA, Chicago, IL, USA, September26-28, 2018.

The Effect of Coloured Glazing on Thermal, Visual and Overall Comfort Evaluation

G. Chinazzo; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

2018-09-26. AIC Interim Meeting — colour & human comfort, Lisbon, Portugal, 25–29 September 2018.

Perceived interest and heart rate response to façade and daylight patterns in Virtual Reality

K. Chamilothori; G. Chinazzo; J. P. de Matos Rodrigues; E. Dan-Glauser; J. Wienold et al. 

2018-09-21. Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture 2018, La Jolla, California, USA, September 20-22, 2018.

Perceived and yet not seen: non-visual effects in daylit spaces

V. E. Soto Magan; F. S. Webler; M. Andersen 

2018-09-20. ANFA -The Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture, Salk Institute, La Jolla, CA, September 20-22 2018.

Setting contextual life-cycle objectives in urban design: requirements for a decision-support method

É. Nault; T. Jusselme; M. Andersen 

2018-09-17. Second International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE), London, UK, September 12-13, 2018.

Usability assessment of building performance simulation tools: a pilot study

S. Cozza; T. Jusselme; M. Andersen 

2018-09-12. Second International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment – SDBE 2018, September 12-13, 2018.

Influence of façade details on early design decisions regarding daylight performance of neighborhoods

M. Agarwal; L. Pastore; M. Andersen 

2018-09-11. Building Simulation and Optimization, Cambridge, UK, September 11-12, 2018.

Methods for using immersive virtual reality for experimental studies in lighting research

K. Chamilothori; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

2018-08-14. CIE Expert Tutorial and Workshops on Research Methods for Human Factors in Lighting , Copenhagen, Denmark , August 13-14, 2018.

EPFL Smart Glass Field Study

F. S. Webler; V. E. Soto Magan; M. Andersen 

2018-05-18. Society for Light Treatment and Biological Rhythms 30th Annual Meeting, Groningen, The Netherlands, June 21-24, 2018. p. 37-37. DOI : 10.1159/000489584.

A field study investigation on the influence of light level on subjective thermal perception in different seasons

G. Chinazzo; L. Pastore; J. Wienold; M. Andersen 

2018-04-15. 10th Windsor Conference: Rethinking Comfort, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK, April 12-15, 2018.

Comfort, climatic background and adaptation time: first insights from a post-occupancy evaluation in multicultural workplaces

L. Pastore; M. Andersen 

2018-04-12. 10th Windsor Conference: Rethinking comfort, Windsor, UK, April 12-15, 2018. p. 814-823.

Towards Subjectivity in Annual Climate-Based Daylight Metrics

J. A. Jakubiec; G. Quek 

2018. 4th IBPSA-England Conference on Building Simulation and Optimization, Cambridge, UK, 11-12 September 2018. p. 024-031.

Towards Subjectivity in Annual Climate-Based Daylight Metrics

J. A. Jakubiec; G. Quek; T. Srisamranrungruang 

2018. 4th IBPSA-England Conference on Building Simulation and Optimization, Cambridge, UK, 11-12 September 2018. p. 024-031.

Talks

Indoor environment a a multi-sensory experience: visual and thermal factor interactions.

G. Chinazzo 

KTH Light Symposium 2018, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, 5-7 December 2018.

Student Projects

Visual-Thermal comfort evaluation and comparison: application to an open-space office

B. Boissonneault; N. Barbé; L. Prioretti 

2018-01-25.