On Lighting Design, Simulation, Analysis and Amelioration of a Computing Laboratory Area Using Dialux Software Simulation Techniques

Authors(5) :-Sourin Bhattacharya, Manjulika Bera, Mohuli Majumdar, Nirab Majumder, Sanjib Majumder

It is of significant academic and commercial interest to develop energy efficient lighting systems for different settings especially of indoor facilities following the requisite illuminance and lighting power density standards. In addition, it is imperative to analyze and ameliorate existing lighting systems in various spheres of humane activity in order to phase out inefficient lamps and replace the corresponding fixtures with energy efficient solid state or other forms of lighting. In the undertaken designing work, the existing lighting system of the Central Computing Laboratory, Electrical Engineering Department, Jadavpur University was analyzed and a DIALux simulation model was created to simulate and ameliorate upon it. Thereafter, an ameliorated DIALux simulation model was created using DIALux 4.12 and it was duly shown that it adheres to the recommendations and guidelines of the relevant Indian standards such as the IS 3646 and Energy Conservation Building Code (ECBC) in terms of illuminance level and lighting power density respectively. It is recommended to redesign the lighting layout of the aforementioned laboratory following this ameliorated simulation model.

Authors and Affiliations

Sourin Bhattacharya
School of Illumination Science, Engineering & Design; Jadavpur University,Raja S. C. Mullick Road, Kolkata, India
Manjulika Bera
School of Illumination Science, Engineering & Design; Jadavpur University,Raja S. C. Mullick Road, Kolkata, India
Mohuli Majumdar
School of Illumination Science, Engineering & Design; Jadavpur University,Raja S. C. Mullick Road, Kolkata, India
Nirab Majumder
School of Laser Science & Engineering, Jadavpur University, 188 Raja S. C. Mullick Road, Kolkata, India
Sanjib Majumder
Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, West Bengal, India

Lighting Design, Illumination Engineering, Energy Efficient Lighting, Software Simulation, LED, DIALux

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 6 | September-October 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-10-31
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 753-758
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET1736189
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

Cite This Article :

Sourin Bhattacharya, Manjulika Bera, Mohuli Majumdar, Nirab Majumder, Sanjib Majumder, " On Lighting Design, Simulation, Analysis and Amelioration of a Computing Laboratory Area Using Dialux Software Simulation Techniques, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 6, pp.753-758, September-October-2017.
Journal URL : http://ijsrset.com/IJSRSET1736189

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