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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: An algorithm for determining opening effectiveness in natural ventilation by wind
Author: Naas, IA
Moura, DJ
Bucklin, RA
Fialho, FB
Abstract: An algorithm was developed to predict the effectiveness of openings in naturally, ventilated agricultural buildings. Validation was conducted in a wind tunnel using scale models under isothermal conditions. Wind angle of incidence, wind velocity, the ratio of height to width of openings and roof slope were varied. Wind angle of incidence and wind velocity had the greatest influence on opening effectiveness. Changes in the ratio of height to width of openings and roof slope had measurable but smaller effects.
Subject: opening effectiveness
natural ventilation
Country: EUA
Editor: Amer Soc Agricultural Engineers
Rights: aberto
Date Issue: 1998
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