Optimisation and design of ducted daylight systems

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Optimisation and design of ducted daylight systems. / Robertson, Adam; Hedges, RC; Rideout, NM.

In: Lighting Research & Technology, Vol. 42, No. 2, 01.06.2010, p. 161-181.

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Robertson, Adam ; Hedges, RC ; Rideout, NM. / Optimisation and design of ducted daylight systems. In: Lighting Research & Technology. 2010 ; Vol. 42, No. 2. pp. 161-181.

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