Lighting/Electrical Faculty

Kevin Houser
Research Areas: Applied uses of optical radiation, including fundamental inquires into human perceptual and biological responses and the application of this knowledge to advanced lighting solutions

Richard Mistrick
Associate Professor
Research Areas: Lighting and daylight system analysis; design, optical design, and lighting system quality metrics; building electrical illumination emphasis



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104 Engineering Unit A

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University Park, PA 16802

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