Design With Climate

Author: Victor Olgyay
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400873681
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This chart shows the comfort zone in the center. The climatic elements around it
are shown by means of curves which indicate the nature of corrective measures
necessary to restore the feeling of comfort at any point outside the comfort zone.

The Architecture Student S Handbook Of Professional Practice

Author: American Institute of Architects
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118739000
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Engage in Bioclimatic Design Sustainable design conserves natural resources
and maximizes human comfort through an intimate connection ... By the 1950s,
cheap and abundant energy allowed technology to provide comfort in any


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Because electric comfort conditioning uses no fuel, but only clean, modern
fiameless electricity, even light-colored walls, draperies and furnishings will stay
new-looking season after season. (5) Proper insulation for any climate ! The
working ...

Architecture Comfort And Energy

Author: M. Sala
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780080560601
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Some examples of this type are porticos, balconies, galleries, vestibules and
porches, in addition to the courtyards already mentioned. All these spaces often
fulfil important climatic functions, but they also have a strong symbolic role ...

Urban Climate Challenges In The Tropics

Author: Rohinton Emmanuel
Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 1783268425
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Our own comfort zones, in any climate, can be significantly extended ... by
changing our attitudes, and the values that underpin them, (and) also by making
many small changes to the way we behave and the environments we occupy. (
Roaf et ...

Getting To 2020

Author: Murray Milne
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ASHRAE Standard 55-2004 using PMV (Predicted Mean Vote) model Adaptive
Comfort Motel in ASHRAE Standard ... comfort limits for each of the various
Design Strategies over all 8760 hours so that the relative comfort of any climate
can be ...

Architecture Follows Nature Biomimetic Principles For Innovative Design

Author: Ilaria Mazzoleni
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781466506077
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Architectural design has grown out of the need for shelter and expression, and
today we have the ability to design and engineer buildings with technologies and
strategies that provide high levels of comfort in any climate. Although technology