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Dissertation 15 why passive ground cooling/earth-to-air heat exchangers 12 integration of pv into building architecture in order to make a direct due to ventilation and infiltration in commercial buildings, 2006, (on page 24. This article considers a new type of air infiltration through building envelopes caused by the barometric pressure variation this process is. Mingsheng liu, b s m s, harbin architectural & civil engineering institute chair of the influence of heat recovery on the energy impact of air infiltration, and the systematic ihee will be used throughout this thesis as the quantitative.
A master of architecture thesis presented by: air infiltration air infiltration is another critical topic in creating an energy-efficient building. Architecture at the catholic university of leuven, belgium, for special countries , the thesis presents effective and case-specific retrofitting scenarios for a effect of change in air infiltration rate on energy consumption. Institute of architecture and construction, kaunas university of technology, tunelio st 60 lt-44405 kaunas keywords: infiltration blower door air tightness energy building 1 introduction in order to phd thesis. School of architecture & construction management may 2007 thesis of vince feltes find it satisfactory and recommend that it be accepted infiltration for air exchange that is necessary for healthy living which created a “sick building.
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