LEED v 4.1 Scorecards Now Available!

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Available now to comply with the USGBC draft of new scoring for the LEED daylight credit called LEED v4.1. Please note per Dan’s recommendations to the USGBC that this new version does not account for glary spaces and has other limitations which we hope the USGBC will rectify.  In the meantime, LightStanza also offers several […]

How LightStanza Makes Parametric Analysis Easy

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Want to compare how different materials can affect daylight, views and glare in your design?  Here’s how to: Easily apply materials to the same model & save different versions as separate designs: https://youtu.be/0M5ju-KLa9k Run the same simulation on multiple designs:  https://youtu.be/WRkxs-Bv038 Split screen to compare and view 2 different reports/analyses side by side: https://youtu.be/KYg-JjOTTqQ Please email support@lightstanza.com or visit the LightStanza […]

LightStanza Presents: “Bringing Daylight Analysis off the Grid: A Novel Big Data approach”

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2018 Building Performance Analysis Conference and SimBuildSeptember 26-28, 2018 Hilton Chicago 720 S Michigan Ave Chicago, IL 60605  Daniel Glaser of LightStanza has been invited to present “Bringing Daylight Analysis off the Grid: A Novel Big Data approach” at the 2018 Building Performance Analysis Conference and Simbuild, which is co-organized by ASHRAE and IBPSA-USA.  Although climate-based annual metrics […]

LightStanza Announces New Software Version!

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The LightStanza Team is excited to announce a new easy-to-use streamlined software with enhanced reliability and full LEED v4 compliance. By signing up, you will have access to sweeping animations, a complete library of advanced daylight products, the most accurate and complete LEED v4 scorecard on the market, which includes all of the recent scoring updates, […]

LightStanza at Integrated Design Lab at University of Idaho

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12-1pm MT on Wednesday, November 15th Integrated Design Lab – Classroom, University of Idaho 306 S. 6th St. Boise, ID 83702  Daniel Glaser, PhD, and Sydney Nelson of LightStanza co-presented at the University of Idaho this fall. The talk covered the following topics:  Attendees learned how to successfully daylight buildings through the use of web-based computer modeling. During […]

LightStanza Team Bikes Boulder

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LightStanza’s Principal and Founder Daniel Glaser is an environmentally-motivated bicycle enthusiast who encourages the team to opt for Boulder’s bike paths when getting to and from local business meetings.  This summer the team did just that! Below is a photo Dan took of Will and Sydney on their way to Gettliffe Architecture to meet with talented architects […]

LightStanza Presented at 16th Annual International Radiance Workshop

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2:10 PM, Wednesday, August 23rd WSB, University of Oregon 70 NW Couch Street Portland, Oregon 97209  Will Whiteneck, LightStanza’s Director of Technology, and Dan Glaser, PhD, Principal of LightStanza, presented on Approaches to Calculating Annual Sunlight Exposure in LightStanza at the 16th Annual International Radiance Workshop in Portland, Oregon.  Will spoke on the intricacies of the different ways to produce an accurate […]