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User-Centered, Collaborative, Web and Radiance-Based Lighting Simulation,…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Energy
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
Program Year/Program:
2013 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
99537
Solicitation Year:
2013
Solicitation Topic Code:
02c
Solicitation Number:
DE-FOA-0000782
Small Business Information
Light Foundry, LLC
2920 Bluff St. #214 Boulder, CO 80301-1269
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 2013
Title: User-Centered, Collaborative, Web and Radiance-Based Lighting Simulation, Visualization, and Analysis
Agency: DOE
Contract: DE-FG02-12ER90240
Award Amount: $1,000,000.00
 

Abstract:

Simulation tools that physically model daylight and electric lighting systems show promise in planning energy efficient lighting systems. There are still many barriers for these tools to reach the market. This research examines using bring high performance computing and user-centered design to the creation of an innovative lighting simulation and analysis software system. During Phase I of this project, research was performed in user interfaces and usability to determine baseline practices of architects and consultants as well as iteratively building a feasibility prototype. The Phase II research will focus on building the high performance computing platform, interoperability, and further user-centered prototype developments. Commercial Applications and Other Benefits: This proposed research effort will create a highly functional Beta system that will help a variety of people to formulate, manage, understand, communicate, and solve complex parametric environmental problems.

Principal Investigator:

Daniel Glaser
Dr.
5103878890
daniel@lightfoundryllc.com

Business Contact:

Daniel Glaser
Dr.
5103878890
daniel@lightfoundryllc.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

Light Foundry, Llc
2920 Bluff St. #214 Boulder, CO 80301-1269

EIN/Tax ID: 113738512
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No