TECHNICAL SYSTEM IN BUILDINGS(1°MOD.)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
To provide the basic knowledge needed to calculate the design building heat load and to evaluate the heating and cooling system and its components.
Thermodynamics and heat transfer.
Course contents summary
Basic elements for the design of cooling and heating systems in buildings.
Conduction, convective and radiative heat transfer.Transmittance U and global coefficient H. Extraflux. Psycrometrics. Glaser analysis. Design heating load. Air heating and cooling systems. Heating systems in buildings. Heat generators, heat pumps, cogeneration. System components.
Assessment methods and criteria