Workshop Agenda (final)

Day 1 - Mon, August 29th

  • 09:00 - 09:30 # Registration
  • 09:30 - 10:00 # Introductions/Overview - Roberto Zecchin (Manens-Tifs SpA)
  • 10:00 - 10:35 # What’s new in RADIANCE for 2016 - Greg Ward (Anyhere Software)
  • 10:35 - 10:55 # Coffe break
  • 10:55 - 11:30 # Validation of F-matrix and 6-phase Method - Greg Ward (Anyhere Software), Eleanor Lee (LBNL)
  • 11:30 - 12:05 # Out-of-Core Photon Mapping: When More Isn't Enough - Carlsten Bauer [on behalf of Roland Schregle]
  • 12:05 - 12:40 # The Sunlight Beam Index A Simple Method to Rate Windows and Shading Systems - John Mardaljevic (Loughborough University)
  • 12:40 - 13:40 # Lunch
  • 13:40 - 14:15 # Validation of the Radiance 5-Phase-Method against field measurements - David Geisler-Moroder (Bartenbach GmbH)
  • 14:15 - 14:50 # EvalDRC a new, versatile frontend for climate-based daylight assessment - Carsten Bauer (Radzilla)
  • 14:50 - 15:25 # An expression of three-dimensional distribution of light in architecture with photon flows - Nozomu Yoshizawa (Tokio University of Science)
  • 15:25 - 15:45 # Coffe break
  • 15:45 - 16:20 # Terrestrial Light’s Skyometer: Leveraging real-time, temporal and spatial HDR sky-maps for building automation controls - Andy McNeil (Terrestrial Light) [on behalf of Chris Humann]
  • 16:20 - 16:55 # Using radiance to design a low cost prismatic stationary concentrator for photovoltaic modules - Khaled Nassar, Islam Mashaly  (The American University in Cairo)
  • 16:55 - 18:00 # Research of the modeling and measuring of solar shadings with very peculiar behavior - Lars Grobe (Ismir Institute of Technology), Giuseppe De Michele (EURAC), Luca Papaiz (Pellini Industrie)

Day 2 - Tue, August 30th

  • 09:00 - 09:35 # Dynamic Visualization of Annual Building Simulation Data - Alen Mahic (University of Oregon)
  • 09:35 - 10:10 # Daylight in Heritage Spaces - A Combined CBDM and HDR Project - John Mardaljevic (Loughborough University)
  • 10:10 - 10:45 # Inter-model comparison of CBDM techniques - Eleonora Brembilla (Loughborough University)
  • 10:45 - 11:05 # Coffe break
  • 11:05 - 11:40 # Online survey on CBDM workflows - Eleonora Brembilla (Loughborough University)
  • 11:40 - 12:15 # Rendering omni-directional stereo images with Radiance - Andy McNeil (Independent daylight consultant)
  • 12:15 - 12:50 # Immersive scenes with Radiance in a Virtual Reality Headset: comparison of virtual and real environments - Kynthia Chamilothori  (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)
  • 12:50 - 13:50 # Lunch
  • 13:50 - 14:25 # Evalglare 2.0: New features, faster and more robust HDR-image evaluation - Jan Weinold (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)
  • 14:25 - 15:00 # Blender for Radiance images processing and results visualization - Lucio Boscolo Mezzopan (Far System)
  • 15:00 - 15:35 # Radzilla 2.0 - Carsten Bauer (Radzilla)
  • 15:35 - 16:10 # iPhone app (Aftab Luminance) - Miri Majid (SWECO AB)
  • 16:10 - 16:30 # Coffe break
  • 16:30 - 17:05 # Artlight 2.0 – an optimized TRNSYS-model for coupled thermal and daylight simulation based on the three-phase-method (David Geisler-Moroder) - Hauer Martin (University of Innsbruck)
  • 17:05 - 17:40 # A web-based simulation platform for the energy, daylight and glare evaluation of fenestration systems - Bruno Bueno (Fraunhofer ISE)
  • 17:40 - 18:15 # Automating radiance workflows using Python [webconference] - Mostapha Sadeghipour Roudsari, Sarith Subramaniam (Penn State University)
  • 18:15 - 19:00 # Shuttle to Padova downtown & Aperetivo
  • 19:30  # Workshop Dinner

Day 3 - Wed, August 31st

  • 09:00 - 09:35 # Comparison of BSDF data generated by a virtual and a real goniophotometer (PG2) - Andreas Noback (TU Darmstadt)
  • 09:35 - 10:10 # Application of a spectral sky in Radiance for daylighting calculations including non-image-forming light effects - Parisa Khademagha (Eindhoven University)
  • 10:10 - 10:45 # Ensure the Visual comfort and Thermal comfort of the occupants in an office space by maximizing the Utilization of Daylight using Electrochromic glass - Raghuram Kalyanam (Technische Universitaet Kaiserslautern)
  • 10:45 - 11:05 # Coffe break
  • 11:05 - 11:40 # Analysis of a light shaft with variable reflectance - Santiago Torres (Arup)
  • 11:05 - 11:40 # Image compositing and visualization data with an  open-source,  data analysis and visualization application. - Giorgio Butturini (Manens-Tifs)
  • 11:05 - 12:05 # Q&A - Open discussion
  • 12:05 - 00:00 # Lunch