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Currnent and likely future performance of advanced natural ventilation

Ji, Y and Lomas, K 2009, Currnent and likely future performance of advanced natural ventilation , in: Eleventh International IBPSA Conference, July 27-30, 2009, Glasgow, Scotland.

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Abstract

Advanced natural ventilation (ANV), often characterised by the use of dedicated ventilation stacks, shafts and other architecture features such as atria, light wells, has gained popularity for natural ventilation design in recent decades. In this research, a prototype ANV system is proposed, and the likely thermal performance in a range of UK climatic conditions predicted using dynamic thermal simulation. The simulations showed that ANV has greater resilience to future climatic conditions in the north of the UK than in the south-east and that, for the assumed internal heat gains, the design studied is unlikely to maintain comfortable conditions in the southeast of England beyond the middle of this century.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Themes: Built and Human Environment
Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment > Urban Quality Research Centre (UQRC)
Journal or Publication Title: Proceedings of the Eleventh International IBPSA Conference
Refereed: Yes
Depositing User: Dr Yingchun Ji
Date Deposited: 27 May 2011 11:03
Last Modified: 20 Aug 2013 16:52
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/15848

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