Laboratories

Thermal/Lighting

The Thermal & Lighting laboratory has a range of standard instruments for teaching and research in the area of light, heat and thermal environment. Equipment in the Thermal laboratory are used to measure and demonstrate the solar and thermal properties of materials, components and buildings. These include a thermal camera for image capture and analysis.




Equipment in the Lighting laboratory are used for the assessment and demonstration of natural and artificial lighting levels in and around buildings. These include TOPCON Luminance Colorimeter BM7 and a number of hand held lux meters.