Laboratorio LUCE

Laboratorio di Progettazione, illuminotecnica, fotometria e colorimetria. Dipartimento di Design

Collaborate with us

Since its foundation in 2002 Laboratorio LUCE of Politecnico di Milano is focused to support the education and to improve the knowledge in lighting design through applied research with the cooperation of field manufactures. Its contribution for the lighting fields spans from surveys and tests of innovative lighting plans to the design of lighting products for technological and experience assessment in light and color field.

Studios and Manufacturers con cooperate with the laboratory mainly in these ways:

1) APPLIED RESEARCH
It is possible to work on applied research on the field of lighting design & product development in many field of application. Research can by funded directly by the applicant or it is possible to join in a group to participate to financed research.
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2) COLLABORATION ON MASTER AND COURSES
Manufacturers can sponsor single courses or the masters to present themselves to the actual and future designers, speaking about their content, getting in contact with the student that may select them for a period of internship. The courses cover the most diffused topics in the lighting and color field, while the students of the master have a specific preparation in Lighting or Color design. The programs of the master have been developed to meet the need of the world of work.
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3) HOSTING TRAINEES FROM THE MASTERS
As part of the didactic of the Masters, students must take a minimum of 312 hours of internship at a studio/company specialized in the field of lighting or color. If you are interested, your reality may be included in a list (with no costs) of realities that agreed to host interns.
This list will be given to the students and they will express preferences. If one or more candidates will choose your reality, we will contact you to arrange an interview (in person or by skype) so you will be able to evaluate the student to decide if activate the internship. Our program is thought in English and students come from all over the world.

If you want to be included in the list of the available realities, fill the following ONLINE MODULE.