Dr. Figueiro Dives into Non-visual Effects of Light at January Lightovation

Posted by Dallas Market Center on February 27, 2017

Dr. Mariana Figueiro, an accomplished researcher, Health Program Director at the Lighting Research Center (LRC), and Professor at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, presented her most recent research on the topic of lighting and health during January 2017 Lightovation.

Her discussion dove deep into the non-visual effects of light – primarily how light can affect an individual’s health and wellbeing and how manufacturers can begin to incorporate this concept into lighting design.

If you missed Dr. Figueiro at January 2017 Lightovation, watch our video interview with her discussing the power light has on the human body and future trends incorporating this concept. To learn more about Dr. Figueiro’s research click here to read the lighting guidelines she developed for older adults through a grant from AARP.

Topics: Lighting