Innovations in Ventilative Cooling

This book includes the most recent outcomes from research and professional practice in the ventilative cooling field, gathered by the selected panel of authors. It provides essential contents to face and reduce the rise of space cooling and ventilation energy uses in buildings by alternative ventila...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Chiesa, Giacomo (Editor), Kolokotroni, Maria (Editor), Heiselberg, Per (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2021, 2021
Edition:1st ed. 2021
Series:PoliTO Springer Series
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Innovations in Ventilative Cooling: an Introduction
  • Ventilative cooling principles, potential and barriers
  • Ventilative cooling and comfort models
  • Ventilative cooling in standards and regulations
  • Ventilative cooling and air pollutants
  • Ventilative cooling and control systems
  • Ventilative cooling in combination with passive cooling: thermal masses and Phase-Change Materials (PCM)
  • Ventilative cooling in combination with other natural cooling solutions: Direct Evaporative Cooling systems (DEC)
  • Ventilative cooling in combination with other natural cooling solutions: Earth-to-Air Heat Exchangers (EAHX)
  • Ventilative cooling and vertical vegetation
  • Ventilative cooling in residential buildings
  • Ventilative cooling in tertiary buildings: a school demo-case and parametric analyses under Swiss climate conditions (Central Europe)
  • Ventilative cooling in historical building renovation