not only makes computer screens difficult to read, it encourages occupants to close their blinds completely in the name of visual comfort, eliminating the benefits of daylight, Jayson explains.
And while we instinctively use body language to mitigate the effects of glare
, we certainly can mandate steps to increase the reflection factors of our interior finishes and increase the size and contrast of our visual tasks to reduce glare
, improve perception and conserve energy.
Gail Clyma, a leading advocate in the effort to reduce light pollution, said, "Beyond the loss of our once star-filled night skies, light pollution wastes energy and money, creates hazardous glare
and can be harmful to plants, animals and people.
simulation is part of the entire daylighting calculation flow as shown in Figure 1.
The inventor of the Phone Glare
has also developed a working prototype that has been utilized with success.
Topics discussed included 'Nutrition and macular pigment and visual excellence,' 'measuring contrast sensitivity with new innovative glare
cards,' 'UV effects on the eyes and UV protection from spectacle lenses,' and 'New research on back surface reflection of UV from spectacle lenses.
is a function of source luminance, source size, position of the sources in the observer's visual field, luminance of background surfaces, and number of sources in the visual field.
Mullin is working with Albert Titus, cochair of UB's Department of Biomedical Engineering, on producing sunglasses that combine sensors and miniaturized electronics to identify and reduce direct glare
10 to 100 times more than conventional brands.
Sharma and other dignitaries showed concerns about the accidents caused due to glare
and low visibility during night driving and laid emphasis on developing technologies to improve the situation.
At this time of the year the sun is low in the sky and with the cloudless conditions we often experience at this time of the year taking a bend at 60mph with the glare
full in your face can be a nightmare.
At the front of my house however, the street lighting with its alround illumination, creates an upward glare
which blanks out the stars completely.
DRIVING off into the sunset might be romantic in the movies, but on city streets and highways, the glare
from the sun can be deadly.
The most unique feature of Galen -- the large window on the north end of the arena that gives a magnificent daytime view of the city's downtown skyline -- was covered by cardinal drapes for USC's last afternoon game against Washington State because Fox Sports producers complained of a glare
In a typical resistive touch screen, the dielectric separator dots used to isolate the conductive layers intensify veiling glare
, the scattering of light transmitted through the touch screen.
Another thing you do not grab is the cockpit glare