Session D3 : ABS

16:00 Natural Ventilation 2

Chair: Rebeccah Tuscano-Moss, Westminster School, Simsbury (CT), USA

Energy in a naturally warmed air flow: exploiting the "Chimney Effect" of ventilated façades' cavity
  • Solar energy utilization
  • Simulation and real performance

Ezio Arlati, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Thermodynamic analysis of underground ducts for natural ventilation
  • Thermal flow patterns: simulation of underground ducts for comfortable natural ventilation
  • Natural ventilation through underground ducts improving indoor thermal behavior
  • Flow patterns assessment: inside underground ducts through a wind tunnel

Alfonso Rivas, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Mexico

Smart ventilated façade for reduced heating and cooling needs
  • Configurable transparent outer sheet
  • Smart night ventilation
  • Thermal energy storage

Álvaro Ruiz-Pardo, Cádiz University, Puerto Real, Spain

Renewable energy for building ventilation
  • Geothermal system supports natural ventilation
  • Renewable technology engages natural ventilation
  • Case study: Westminster School, Simsbury, CT

Rebeccah Tuscano-Moss, Westminster School, USA

Opacification risk of the intumescent gel in fire-resistant glazing
  • Thermal analysis of fire-resistant glazing
  • Design methodology for naturally ventilated buildings
  • Demonstration of naturally ventilated fully glazed atria

Jacopo Montali, Ai Engineering, Torino, Italy

Energy consumption and windbreak to decrepit windows
  • Effects of windbreak to decrepit windows
  • Measurement of airtightness
  • Energy consumption simulation

Suin Lee, KICT, Goyang-si, South Korea

17:30 End of Conference Day 1