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Proceedings of BauSim Conference 2006: 1st Conference of IBPSA-Germany and Austria


A computational inquiry into the effectiveness of passive cooling measures in buildings

A. Mahdavi, K. Orehounig, A. Paipai

Abstract: This paper applies parametric simulation studies toexamine the effectiveness of various passive coolingmeasures (external and internal shading, naturalventilation, phase change materials) toward thereduction of overheating magnitudes in buildings inthe middle-European and Mediterranean context.
Pages: 129 - 131