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Impact of urban geometry on indoor air temperature and cooling energy consumption in traditional and formal urban environments
(Ecohouse Initative Ltd., 2019-04-10)
This study explores the effect of outdoor microclimatic environment on indoor conditions in a tropical warm-humid climate. An indoor air temperature and building energy performance analysis is carried out for the real ...
Outdoor thermal comfort and summer PET range: A field study in tropical city Dhaka
Urban microclimate has important consequences on the thermal sensation of pedestrians. However, the extent of this effect may vary as other parameters such as respondents’ personal factors, psychological and behavioural ...
Calculation of urban geometry parameters in an asymmetric street canyon: H/W ratio and SVF
Energy Efficient Building Design in Nigeria: An Assessment of the Effect of the Sun on Energy Consumption in Residential Buildings
(American Research Institute for Policy Development, 2019-05-15)
The effect of the sun and its path on thermal comfort and energy consumption in residential buildings in tropical climates constitutes serious concern for designers, building owners and users. Passive design approaches ...
'Ode on the Departing Year'
This 10-poem sequence continues my exploration of the serial poem, and the Coleridgean Conversation Poem.
Creating a map of the underground heritage in the Mediterranean area: A visual representation for a comprehensive research
(Springer Cam, 2019-02-18)
Interest in man-made (or artificial) cavities in the countries of the Mediterranean Basin led the Commission of the Italian Speleological Society to study and catalogue some of the most common troglodyte types in the region. ...
Investigation into energy performance of a school building in a hot climate: Optimum of window-to-wall ratio.
Global attention is currently focussed on developing techniques to improve the thermal performance of buildings to provide indoor comfort with minimum reliance on energy load. Several studies have investigated building ...
Digitized and Redoubled Bodily Images