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Passive Cooling of Buildings

Edited By: M Santamouris and D Asimakopolous

350 pages, Figs

James and James Science Publishers

Paperback | Dec 1995 | #47057 | ISBN: 1873936478
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NHBS Price: £75.00 $92/€84 approx

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Based largely on information and results from the SAVE European Research Programme, this book describes the fundamentals of passive cooling together with the principles and formulae necessary for its successful implementation.


Cooling in Buildings * Passive Cooling of Buildings * The Mediterranean Climate * Microclimate * Urban Design * Thermal Comfort * Cooling Load of Buildings * Heat Attenuation * Natural Ventilation * Solar Control * Ground Cooling * Evaporative Cooling * Radiative Cooling * Simplified Methods for Passive Cooling Applications

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