Table of contents for Thermal analysis and design of passive solar buildings / A.K. Athienitis and M. Santamouris.


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 Intoducion and basic concepts                                1
1  Passive solar design principles - an introduction         I
2 Solar energ availablity                                   8
13 Miroclimate and buildings                               16
1.4 Steady-state thermal analysis of buildings              20
15 Principes of thermal comfort                             22
16 Approximate estimation of solar savings                  25
.7 Concepual design of passive solar buildings              26
1.8 Bibliography                                            28
2 Transient heat ransfer and thermal storage                     30
2.1 Transient heat conduction                               30
2,2 Naturan forced convection                               37
2.3 Raiaion heat transfer                                  44
2.4 Covetie and radiative heat transfer coefficients        52
2.5 Bibiography                                             53
3 Fenesration components and systems                            55
3.1 Widow thermal and solar properties                      55
2 Transnitted solar radiation and its distribution          62
.3   ransparent insulation                                  70
3.4 Shading                                                 83
35 Desin o fenestration systems for daylighting            96
36 Bibl iography                                           113
SDynamic models of heat transfer in solar buildings             117
4. 1 ntroduction                                           117
42 Ardittance transfer functions for walls                 122
4.3  uiling transient response analysis                    127
4.4 Ground coupling, basement heat transfer                130
4.5 Bibliography                                           133
SThe passive response of buildings and its use in design       135
5.1 Introduction                                           135
5.2 Simple direct-gain room model and solution             136
"5.3 Bibliography                                          146
6 Ventilation and indoor ai quality                             147
6.1 Airflow processes in buildings                         147
6 2 Natural ventilation                                    148
.3 Bibiography                                             162
7 Sizing of small auxiliary heating/cooling systems             164
7.1 Heating and cooling load calculations                  164
7.2 Analysis and design of solar-assisted radiant heating systems  181
7.3 Analysis of integrated passive-active systems: a ground
cooling/eating application                             190
7.4 Bibliography                                           200
8  ontrol of passive solar buildings                           201
8.1 Thermal comfort                                        201
8.2 Control analysis of passive solar buildings            210
8.3 Bibliography                                           228
9 Solar energy utilization techniques and systems               231
9.1 Numerical model of a building with transparent insulation  231
92 Thermal energy storage in solar buildings with phase-
change materials                                       243
9.3 Solarium design                                        253
9,4 Photovoltaic systems for buildings                     256
9.5 Advanced fenestration system applications and integration
issues                                                 268
9.6 Bibliography                                           277



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Solar buildings, Solar heating Passive systems, Thermal analysis, Energia solar, larpcalAquecimento, larpcalConforto térmico das construções, larpcal