Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Professor Mohamed Boubekri from the Illinois School of Architecture, Dr. Usha Satish from the Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY, and researchers from the View Corporation (View.com) have recently finished the EVOLV study in which they explored the impact of daylight, and electrochromic glass technology on the Health, cognitive function, sleep quality, overall wellbeing office workers. This project has been fully funded by View Inc. The results of this project have been published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, (DOI: 10.3390/ijerph17093219). This research has been featured recently in the New Scientist magazine from Australia (June 2020) and in the Daily Mail newspaper in the UK.  

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2244548-people-sleep-better-when-their-office-lets-in-more-natural-light/

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-8388007/People-work-offices-lit-natural-daylight-sleep-37-minutes-more.html?fbclid=IwAR2BMkeY6doEepktbbqKCZaE2odAQ1NFwxHw7Au9X68W_1R0S3gwH0RV4JE