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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 ...
Effects of perceived indoor temperature on daylight glare perception
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2015-11)
This research investigates the effects of perceived indoor temperature on glare sensation. A laboratory experiment was carried out where volunteers (nº 19) performed an office-like computer task. Three scenarios with ...
An evaluation method for school building design at the preliminary phase with optimisation of aspects of environmental comfort for the school system of the State Sao Paulo in Brazil
(Pergamon-elsevier Science LtdOxfordInglaterra, 2007)
Association between comfort and needs of ICU patients’ family members: A cross-sectional study
Aims and objective: To identify the family members’ level of comfort and needs and to analyse the sociodemographic/clinical variables that influence this association. Background: The needs of family members are important ...
The correlation between thermal comfort in buildings and fashion products
(IOS Press, 2012-01-01)
This article is about thermal comfort in the wearable product. The research correlates fashion and architecture, in so far as it elects the brise soleil - an architectural element capable of regulating temperature and ...
Development of an android APP to calculate thermal comfort indexes on animals and people
Nowadays, most of the analysis on thermal comfort in the agricultural environment, with particular reference to animal production environments, use indexes that allow the evaluation of the thermal stress level of a given ...
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), ...