Light and shadows in an Amazon buildingChallenges to integrate daylight and solar protection elements in an iconic building of the Brazilian modernism
May 2022 - PDF 2.19MB
By: Ayana Dantas de Medeiros, Derick Lucas, Leslie Oliveira, Nathalya Melo, Poliana Pires
In a representative Amazon building daylight use and solar control elements are examined. Occupants are satisfied with the indoor space, despite some changes done to the original design. Computational simulations suggested good daylighting design overall, with little risk for lare occurrence, as in the intention of the original design.