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Investigation of comfort cooling systems.

Wid Ahmed El-Amer

Investigation of comfort cooling systems.

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Published by Brighton Polytechnic, Dept. of Physics] in [Brighton .
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Thesis (M.Phil.) - Brighton Polytechnic, 1982.

ContributionsBrighton Polytechnic. Department of Physics.
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Open LibraryOL13817251M

This book presents the necessary fundamental knowledge in the research, development, design, selection, and application of desiccant heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning systems. It covers the established installations in different climatic conditions and building types.   Radiative sky cooling cools an object on the earth by emitting thermal infrared radiation to the cold universe through the atmospheric window (8–13 μm).It consumes no electricity and has great potential to be explored for cooling of buildings, vehicles, solar cells, and even thermal power by: 80 x 50 is an admirable goal, and it can be easy to view all energy-saving measures as beneficial to the building. In reality, though, energy reduction has to balance with other important building elements such as adequate airside or waterside distribution, IAQ and water quality, with a steady eye on occupant comfort and well-being. Students test the insulation properties of different materials by timing how long it takes ice cubes to melt in the presence of various insulating materials. Students learn about the role that thermal insulation materials can play in reducing heat transfer by conduction, convection and radiation, as well as the design and implementation of insulating materials in construction and engineering.

The cooling capacity of an air conditioning system is expressed in BTU's or tons. One ton of cooling capacity equ BTU's/hour of cooling capacity. [Click to enlarge any image] "One ton" of cooling capacity, historically, referred to the cooling capacity of a ton of ice. Tons of ice does not explain a key ingredient in the comfort.


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