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Tropical Urban Heat Islands Climate, Buildings and Greenery

By: Nyuk Hien Wong and Yu Chen
264 pages, col images & maps
Tropical Urban Heat Islands
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  • Tropical Urban Heat Islands ISBN: 9780415411042 Hardback Sep 2008 Temporarily out of stock: order now to get this when available
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This book explores the complex relationships between climate, buildings and plants, especially in urban heat islands. These relationships bear very critically on a range of environmental issues and point to some corresponding solutions.

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Part 1: Introduction 1. Tropical Climate 2. Tropical Buildings 3. Tropical Plants 4. Climate and Buildings 5. Buildings and Plants 6. Plants and Climate 7. Climate-Building-Plants System Part 2: Case Studies 8. Measurements in Singapore

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By: Nyuk Hien Wong and Yu Chen
264 pages, col images & maps
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