To thermal indices, many studies of outdoor thermal comfort have used evaluation criteria developed for indoor thermal comfort for example, kariminia et al . The experimental basis of the adaptive approach to thermal comfort is the field study since the publication of bedford's study in 1936, many researchers have collected data on people's thermal comfort in everyday conditions the principal assemblages of data are those of humphreys (1975 1978 1981 . This paper presents the findings of an outdoor thermal comfort study conducted in hong kong using longitudinal experiments—an alternative approach to conventional transverse surveys in a longitudinal experiment, the thermal sensations of a relatively small number of subjects over different .
In countries with hot climates, thermal comfort always depends on the acquired tolerance of people to the prevailing conditions, and from this stems their perceived comfort level indoors comfort evaluation must allow for acclimatisation if economic environmental control systems are to be specified . Many thermal comfort studies have been conducted in offices, classrooms and dwellings, but few in public buildings such as cathedrals, museums and markets a recent thermal comfort study has been conducted in three naturally ventilated (nv) buildings, a cathedral, a museum and a market, in jakarta, between march and april 2014. The advanced thermal comfort model, originally developed by the building sciences group at ucb for the evaluation of human comfort in automobiles, is one of the most sophisticated thermal comfort models in existence.
A study on zoning regulations’ impact on thermal comfort conditions in non-conditioned apartment buildings in dhaka city a dissertation by saiful islam. Thermal comfort studies in university classrooms of hong kong and taiwan mc lee1, kw mui2, ct cheung2, lt wong2 1department of interior design national taichung institute of technology, taiwan. An extensive survey of literature on field studies evaluating human thermal comfort was undertaken this video highlights a few important aspects of the find. A study conducted by  on thermal comfort at high relative humidity shows that there are no significant psychological or physiological differences in human response to exposure of between 60% to 90% relative humidity for the temperature range of 20ºc to 26ºc while sedentary.
To assess the impact of different heating, cooling, and ventilating equipment on thermal comfort, the research team. Enerjoy case study an evaluation of thermal comfort and energy consumption the nahb research center under the auspices of the advanced housing technology program. Evaluation of advanced automotive seats to improve occupant thermal comfort response to advanced climate the area of primary interest for this study and it was. The 35-zone andi sweating thermal manikin has been developed with the innovative features necessary for advanced thermal comfort research coordinator of the legal studies program at amarillo . Request pdf on researchgate | field studies of thermal comfort compared and applied | data from over thirty field-studies of thermal comfort are collected and tabulated together they consist of .
Temperatures considered comfortable in thermal comfort standards some studies support, actually, the use the thermal comfort as optimal also with respect to self-estimated productivity. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of a new building which can impose on its immediate ambient environment, on air movement and thermal comfort of people using the area. Sensation vote (tsv) were applied in order to determine thermal comfort in the study area comparison and establishment of relationship were done. Analysis of the data showed that the strong clothing-temperature correlation could be used to deduce the proportion of children in thermal comfort the clothing observations were supplemented by a more limited conventional comfort study.
Thermal comfort in office buildings: two case studies commented developed an advanced thermal model of the clothed human ashraefield studies of thermal . Windtech utilised their hybrid analysis technique to account for the effect of thermal comfort through improved natural ventilation the purpose of such studies was to reduce the reliance upon mechanical ventilation and encourage the use of natural ventilation, utilising both thermal and wind-drawn airflow through the building. Advanced personal comfort system (apcs) is a measure mainly to improve occupant thermal comfort and studies found its potential to reduce the overall energy performance of the building nevertheless, thermal control in an open plan office is challenging, due to individual differences in perceiving the thermal environment. Numerical study of heat transfer and comfort conditions journal of advanced thermal science research, 2016, vol 3, no 1 3 ventilation ports, conductive walls and a discrete heat.