If you have curtainwall that needs to be replaced anyway, glazing that lets an adequate amount of light through but mitigates glare
and solar heat gain is a smart purchase.
Unfortunately, defining the metrics for discomfort glare
has been a source of disagreement between the IES and the European CIE, because, as the Handbook points out: "the cause of discomfort is not well understood" and "all (systems) give reasonable predictions for average discomfort for a group of people, but only poor predictions for an individual's response.
The law, which will go into effect in one year, was sponsored by Carl Marcellino in the Senate, and will prohibit the use of state funds for lighting that is not folly shielded or that does not otherwise reduce glare
or sky glow.
Though they have roughened a glass surface so it could scatter light and ward off glare
but without hurting the glass's transparency and etched nano-size teeth into the surface to make it anti-reflective, they added that further research is needed to ensure that the surface can withstand heavy touchscreen use.
In this study, annual daylight performance and glare
are evaluated through simulation for a typical private office space, focused on the impact of the occupant's positions and viewing directions and on the improvements achieved by the application of controlled shading.
The Phone Glare
will be easy to implement on any cell phone.
Sandia National Laboratories has developed a Web-based Solar Glare
Hazard Analysis Tool (SGHAT) that addresses these new regulations.
To reduce your risk, use appropriate prescription glasses or contacts, avoid screen glare
(you can buy anti-glare
screens for your monitor) and make sure the screen is 2ft from your eyes and 15-20 degrees below eye level.
Mr Dash agrees: "Patients travelling to high altitudes need to have protective lenses and those lenses need to be a wraparound style with a high base curve to protect from lateral light sources, both in terms of glare
is a visual annoyance caused by luminance in the field-of-view that is considerably greater than the luminance to which the visual system is adapted [IES 2011].
Y) to develop sunglasses that detect bright spots of light and darken specific parts of the lens to protect wearers from blinding glare
New Delhi, June 03 -- As a part of the government initiated R&D project, to improve road safety, a demonstration on anti glare
head lighting system was organized by International Centre for Automotive Technology (ICAT), Manesar on May 20th, 2011.
All too often I see drivers struggling with sun visors and lifting a hand to shield their eyes from the sun's glare
synonyms: gaze, stare, and glare
mean to look at with concentration.
Macular pigment and visual performance under glare