Hygrothermal Numerical Simulation Tools Applied to Building Physics - SpringerBriefs in Computational Mechanics (Paperback)
  • Hygrothermal Numerical Simulation Tools Applied to Building Physics - SpringerBriefs in Computational Mechanics (Paperback)
zoom

Hygrothermal Numerical Simulation Tools Applied to Building Physics - SpringerBriefs in Computational Mechanics (Paperback)

(author), (author), (author), (author)
£49.99
Paperback 66 Pages / Published: 16/12/2012
  • We can order this from the publisher

Usually dispatched within 15 working days

  • This item has been added to your basket
This book presents a critical review on the development and application of hygrothermal analysis methods to simulate the coupled transport processes of Heat, Air, and Moisture (HAM) transfer for one or multidimensional cases.
During the past few decades there has been relevant development in this field of study and an increase in the professional use of tools that simulate some of the physical phenomena that are involved in Heat, Air and Moisture conditions in building components or elements. Although there is a significant amount of hygrothermal models referred in the literature, the vast majority of them are not easily available to the public outside the institutions where they were developed, which restricts the analysis of this book to only 14 hygrothermal modelling tools.
The special features of this book are (a) a state-of-the-art of numerical simulation tools applied to building physics, (b) the boundary conditions importance, © the material properties, namely, experimental methods for the measurement of relevant transport properties, and (d) the numerical investigation and application
The main benefit of the book is that it discusses all the topics related to numerical simulation tools in building components (including state-of-the-art and applications) and presents some of the most important theoretical and numerical developments in building physics, providing a self-contained major reference that is appealing to both the scientists and the engineers. At the same time, this book will be going to the encounter of a variety of scientific and engineering disciplines, such as civil and mechanical engineering, architecture, etc... The book is divided in several chapters that intend to be a resume of the current state of knowledge for benefit of professional colleagues.

Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG
ISBN: 9783642350023
Number of pages: 66
Weight: 1358 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 4 mm
Edition: 2013 ed.

You may also be interested in...

The Hempcrete Book
Added to basket
The Building Regulations
Added to basket
Maths for the Building Trades
Added to basket
Why Buildings Fall Down
Added to basket
Understanding Housing Defects
Added to basket
Refrigeration Equipment
Added to basket
Timber Frame Construction
Added to basket
Gas Installation Technology
Added to basket
Building Adaptation
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.