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Research profile

Marielle Aarts is an Assistant Professor in the Department of the Built Environment, Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), where she specializes in Light and Lighting, particularly in relation to humans and the built environment. She conducts studies related to daylight, electrical lighting, wellbeing, comfort, energy and the built environment. Marielle has a special interest in lighting for the working environment and in relation to elderly people. The effects of lighting and requirements related to solutions for the elderly are different to those aimed at other target groups. Marielle’s research also extends to the application of light as treatment for affective disorders and lighting condition in medical facilities.

Marielle is also Chairman of the Board at the Light and Health Research Foundation SOLG at TU/e. Here, she creating awareness regarding the influence light has on human health and connecting researchers with research questions in this area.

Academic background

Marielle Aarts obtained her MSc in Lighting in the Built Environment at TU/e. In 2001, she worked as a researcher at TNO and she has also been a member of the Daylight Committee of the Dutch Lighting Foundation.

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Research Output

Raise the lantern: how light can help to maintain a healthy and safe hospital environment focusing on nurses

Aarts, M. P. J., 14 Feb 2020, Eindhoven: Technische Universiteit Eindhoven. 239 p.

Research output: ThesisPhd Thesis 1 (Research TU/e / Graduation TU/e)

Daylight: What makes the difference?

Knoop, M., Stefani, O., Bueno, B., Matusiak, B., Hobday, R., Wirz-Justice, A., Martiny, K., Kantermann, T., Aarts, M. P. J., Zemmouri, N., Appelt, S. & Norton, B., 23 Jul 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Lighting Research and Technology. p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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  • 2 Citations (Scopus)

    Im Licht der Wissenschaft: Biologie und Physiologie der Menschen

    Translated title of the contribution: From a scientific view: Biology and Physiology of peopleAarts, M. & Kaempf, J., 10 May 2019, In : Tec21. 19, 5 p., 19.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

    Lichttherapie-apparatuur langs de meetlat

    Translated title of the contribution: Lighttherapy devices assessedAarts, M. & Kort, R., Apr 2019, In : [Inst]ALLICHT. 12, 4, p. 20-21 2 p., 4.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

    Light for patient safety: impact of light on reading errors of medication labels

    Aarts, M. P. J., Craenmehr, G., Rosemann, A. L. P., van Loenen, E. J. & Kort, H. S. M., 1 May 2019, In : International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 71, p. 145-154 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
    1 Downloads (Pure)

    Activities

    The Daylight Academy (DLA) (External organisation)

    Mariëlle P.J. Aarts (Chair)
    14 Nov 201915 Nov 2019

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of committeeProfessional

    Het belang van (dag) licht in schoolgebouwen

    Mariëlle P.J. Aarts (Speaker)
    27 Jun 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talkProfessional

    Journal of Daylighting (Journal)

    Mariëlle P.J. Aarts (Editorial board member)
    26 May 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activityScientific

    LEUKOS: The Journal of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (Journal)

    Mariëlle P.J. Aarts (Editorial board member)
    20 May 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activityScientific

    LEUKOS: The Journal of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (Journal)

    Mariëlle P.J. Aarts (Peer reviewer)
    20 Feb 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-reviewScientific

    Press / Media

    Medication errors prevented with optimized lighting

    Mariëlle P.J. Aarts

    14/02/20

    2 items of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    De rol van omgevingsfactoren bij herstel

    Mariëlle P.J. Aarts

    11/07/18

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

    Als de zon straalt, straal jij een beetje mee | NOS op 3

    Mariëlle P.J. Aarts

    19/02/18

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

    Daylight and Health

    Mariëlle Aarts

    13/02/17

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    Student theses

    -[S]antoniem: transformatie van tijdelijk naar definitief

    Author: Rijkse, R., 31 Aug 2011

    Supervisor: Westra, J. (Supervisor 1), Walraven, A. (Supervisor 2) & Aarts, M. (Supervisor 2)

    Student thesis: Master

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    à la (c)art(e): setting voor kunstenaarsateliers en eetgelegenheid in het Lloydkwartier in Rotterdam

    Author: Luiting, I., 30 Apr 2008

    Supervisor: Bosman, A. (Supervisor 1), Wallis De Vries, J. (Supervisor 2) & Aarts, M. (Supervisor 2)

    Student thesis: Master

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    An explorative study on daylight, view and stress in an operating theatre

    Author: Weltevrede, A., 24 Sep 2019

    Supervisor: Aarts, M. (Supervisor 1), van Loenen, E. (Supervisor 2) & Morsink, K. (Supervisor 2)

    Student thesis: Master

    Assessment of the circadian system & retinal illuminance exposure: analysis of current methods of measurement & proposition of multiple solutions

    Author: Gommans, K., 31 Aug 2008

    Supervisor: Aarts, M. (Supervisor 1), de Wit, M. (Supervisor 2), Diepens, J. (Supervisor 2) & Knoop, M. (Supervisor 2)

    Student thesis: Master

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    Characterization of light therapy devices

    Author: Diakoumis, A., 31 Aug 2016

    Supervisor: Rosemann, A. (Supervisor 1), Aarts, M. (Supervisor 2) & Khademagha, P. (Supervisor 2)

    Student thesis: Master

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