A proposal for ''correction values'' for winter outdoor design temperatures


Creative Commons License

Demirbilek F., Yener C.

SOLAR ENERGY, cilt.57, ss.111-116, 1996 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 57 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 1996
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/s0038-092x(96)00045-x
  • Dergi Adı: SOLAR ENERGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.111-116

Özet

This study aims to find a correlation between winter outdoor design temperature (WDT) and mass of the building envelope. The daily variations of the inside surface temperatures and heat fluxes of the walls under various climatic conditions and different wall constructions have been calculated by a computer program based on the response factor technique, which uses variable outside air temperature and solar radiation and constant inside air temperature values as input climatic data. The analysis of the relation between mass of the walls and inside surface heat fluxes resulted with the correction values for winter design temperature (WDTCV) depending on the mass of the wall and on the direction of facades for different climatic zones. Copyright (C) 1996 Elsevier Science Ltd.