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Author Lechner, Norbert.
Title Heating, cooling, lighting : design methods for architects / Norbert Lechner.
Imprint New York : J. Wiley, [2001]
©2001
Edition Second edition.

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Subject Heating.
Air conditioning.
Lighting.
Alt Name NetLibrary, Inc.
Description xvii, 620 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Edition Second edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 605-610) and index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2001. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries.
ISBN 0471437700 (electronic bk.) : $85.00
0471241431 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC # 47011685
Additional Format Original (DLC) 00033008 (OCoLC)44039359.
Table of Contents
 Foreword 
 Preface 
 Acknowledgments 
1Heating, Cooling, and Lighting as Form-Givers in Architecture1
2Sustainable Design11
3Basic Principles37
4Thermal Comfort51
5Climate67
6Solar Geometry125
7Passive Solar141
8Photovoltaics and Active Solar171
9Shading201
10Passive Cooling245
11Site Design and Community Planning279
12Lighting325
13Daylighting359
14Electric Lighting407
15The Thermal Envelope: Keeping Warm and Staying Cool433
16Mechanical Equipment for Heating and Cooling471
17Case Studies521
App. AHorizontal Sun-Path Diagrams563
App. BVertical Sun-Path Diagrams565
App. CSun Machine569
App. DMethods for Estimating the Height of Trees, Buildings, Etc573
App. ESundials577
App. FSun-Path Models579
App. GComputer Software Useful for the Schematic Design Stage585
App. HSite Evaluation Tools589
App. IEducational Opportunities in Energy-Conscious Design595
App. JResources (Books, Journals, Videos, and Organizations)601
 Bibliography605
 Index611