Dr. Luís Fernandes has over two decades of experience in researching, developing and demonstrating the energy and visual performance of daylighting and electric lighting technologies, using a variety of methods including computer simulation, optimization, laboratory tests and field demonstrations. Luís holds a PhD in Civil Engineering from the Building Systems Program of the University of Colorado, Boulder. He has authored 30 publications.
Principal Scientific Engineering Associate
Dual-Zone Solar Control Indoor Shade: Demonstration at the Ronald V. Dellums Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, 1301 Clay Street, Oakland, California and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Advanced Windows Testbed, Berkeley, California
Demonstration of Energy Efficient Retrofits for Lighting and Daylighting in New York City Office Buildings
Balancing daylight, glare, and energy-efficiency goals: An evaluation of exterior coplanar shading systems using complex fenestration modeling tools
Electrochromic Window Demonstration at the 911 Federal Building, 911 Northeast 11th Avenue, Portland, Oregon
Monitored lighting energy savings from dimmable lighting controls in The New York Times Headquarters Building