Search for dissertations about: "architectural psychology thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 swedish dissertations containing the words architectural psychology thesis.

  1. 1. Lighting Control Systems for Energy Saving and User Acceptance: State-of-the-art and future directions

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Engineering

    Author : Niko Gentile; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Indoor lighting; lighting control system; lighting control; energy saving; energy efficiency; user acceptance; human factor; occupancy strategies; absence sensor; presence sensor; lighting switch; manual switch; daylight harvesting system; daylight-linked system; photoelectric dimming; photosensor.;

    Abstract : Lighting accounts for one-fifth of global electricity use. In Sweden, energy demand for lighting corresponds to 20% of the total electricity use in office buildings. Lighting retrofit measures are considered to be among the most cost-efficient way to reduce energy use in buildings. READ MORE

  2. 2. Office Landscapes for Well-being. Interrelations between employee, activities, spatial attributes and context

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Engineering

    Author : Antonio Cobaleda Cordero; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; office landscape; case study; office evaluation; qualitative study; well-being; spatial attributes; office employee; activity theory; literature review.;

    Abstract : The study of employee well-being in relation to office landscapes has gained greater interest in the recent years, although research on the construct of well-being has been increasingly developing in the field of Positive Psychology since the 1960s. However, the impact of office landscapes on employee well-being has often been addressed from perspectives such as health, satisfaction, happiness, comfort, etc. READ MORE

  3. 3. Health and Office Architecture

    University dissertation from Gothenburg : Chalmers tekniska högskola

    Author : Melina Forooraghi; [2020]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Architecture; Nordic; Qualitative study; Office design; Design approach; Sense of coherence; Productivity; Case study; Physical office environment; Salutogenic; Health; Workplace; Well-being; Employee;

    Abstract : The office, where many people spend most of their day, influences the health of employees, their families, communities, and society. While the body of research that relates office environment to health is growing, a question of interest for practitioners arises: how buildings should be designed and managed in order to support and promote health. READ MORE

  4. 4. Frustration as motivation. Vandalism:constructive or destructive behavior

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Anki Nordmarker; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; vandalism; graffiti; juvenile delinquency; alcohol; frustration; creativity; destructiveness; the equity control model of vandalism;

    Abstract : DEGREE OF LICENTIATE IN PSYCHOLOGY Correspondence: Anki Nordmarker, Faculty of Social and Life Sciences, Karlstad University, SE-651 88 Karlstad, Sweden. Phone: +46(0)54 – 700 1000 E-mail: [email protected] ISSN 1101-718X ISRN GU/PSYK/AVH-234--SE Abstract Nordmarker, A. READ MORE

  5. 5. Studies in visual perception of architectural spaces and rooms

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Tommy Gärling; [1972]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

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