This practical book describes the design of air conditioning systems. This edition takes account of the latest building codes and pays greater attention to energy conservation. The section on systems characteristics is expanded and extensively revised to take account of developments in the technology of air conditioning since publication of the previous edition. There are expanded sections on specialist applications such as systems for hospitals and the semiconductor industry. Thoroughly updated to take into account new standards and developments. Includes expanded sections on fan coil, variable air volume and chilled ceiling systems. A section on combined heat and power installations has been added, together with and essential section on the atrium in buildings. The increasing importance of energy conservation and the impact that engineering activitites have on the environment is addressed in this new edition.
Author: Jones ISBN: 9780470235959 Pages: 416 pages Format: PDF Size: 25.79 Mb