Mehlika Inanici is an Associate Professor at the University of Washington, Department of Architecture. The focus of her research is computational lighting design and analysis. A large body of her research centers on developing and utilizing computer-based lighting analysis techniques and metrics that can facilitate occupant satisfaction, health, and productivity improvements, in conjunction with significant energy savings. Inanici received her Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. She holds Master of Science degrees both in Architecture and Building Science, and a Bachelor of Architecture degree.