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Why does Daylight Matter?


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In our Build for Life Studio, Marilyne Andersen explores the dimensions of daylight's effects on humans and how this dynamic interaction can be better incorporated into the designs of buildings.

Marilyne Anderson is a professor at the Swiss technology Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne and one of the world’s leading daylighting experts. Initially trained as a physicist and with a PhD in optics and daylighting, Marilyne's research connects technical aspects of daylight research to more human aspects of everyday life.