Automated roof window control system to address overheating on renovated houses: Summertime assessment and intercomparison

Theofanis Ch. Psomas, Per Kvols Heiselberg, Thøger Lyme, Karsten Duer

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Abstract

Highlights
•Manually controlled passive cooling system do not assure high quality environment.
•Automated window system reduces overheating risk in houses of temperate climates.
•Window system offers similar indoor air quality with mechanical ventilation system.
•User behavior on window system is also crucial element for successful performance.
•Static assessment criteria and methods fail to identify discomfort issues.
Original languageEnglish
JournalEnergy and Buildings
Volume138
Issue numberMarch
Pages (from-to)35–46
ISSN0378-7788
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Keywords

  • Adaptive model
  • Control strategies
  • Residential building
  • Natural ventilation
  • Passive cooling
  • Shading control
  • Ventilative cooling
  • Smart building
  • Thermal comfort
  • Indoor air quality

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