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Study of thermal comfort in the city of são paulo using ENVI-met model
This study is aimed to analyze the thermal comfort in different areas in the city of São Paulo. Two different areas were selected, a densely built (Consolação district) and the other was Fontes do Ipiranga State Park (FISP), ...
Land use and thermal comfort in the county of Ourinhos, SP
This study aims to analyze the thermal comfort in urban areas for different land uses. The ENVImet microclimatic model has been used for urban boundary layer simulation, providing the following thermal comfort indexes: PMV ...
Thermal history and comfort in a Brazilian subtropical climate: a ‘cool’ addiction hypothesis
(ANTAC - Associação Nacional de Tecnologia do Ambiente Construído, 2015)
The role of clothing in thermal comfort: how people dress in a temperate and humid climate in Brazil
(ANTAC - Associação Nacional de Tecnologia do Ambiente Construído, 2016)
Adaptive model for outdoor thermal comfort assessment in an Oasis city of arid climate
One of the determining factors for the use of outdoor spaces is the experienced thermal comfort by people. There is a wide range of thermal indices. However, previous studies in Mendoza Metropolitan Area, Argentina, revealed ...
Green Areas and Microscale Thermal Comfort in Arid Environments: A Case Study in Mendoza, Argentina
(Scientific Research, 2013-07)
A series of mobile and stationary meteorological measurements were performed in the city of Mendoza, Argentina to study the local influence of green areas on the urban canopy layer heat island effect at the micro scale, ...