Gallery: Miller Hull’s New Cutting-Edge UCSD Engineering Building Seeks...

 
Miller Hull and Safdie Rabines provided an in-depth daylighting analysis of the building in order to provide these laboratory spaces with as much natural light as possible. Their analysis also took into account the placement of sun shading in order to minimize the use of air conditioning. The exterior blind system also helps with this task through the use of a solar clock, which automatically protects the interior from intense, direct sunlight and direct heat gain.

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