heat gain


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heat gain

a rise in temperature of a body when obtaining heat by radiation or conduction from an outside source, leading to an increase in METABOLIC RATE in all organs. see TEMPERATURE REGULATION.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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Molds are rarely insulated, even though they are mainly flat surfaces and can be fitted with simple, flat insulation on the outer faces to dramatically decrease the amount of parasitic heat gain to the cooling water system.
The building envelope will use 90-percent double-glazed glass, with vacuum in-between which reduces heat gain and noise penetration.
The first step in conducting the thermal analysis of a building is to determine the internal heat gain of the building.
Bringing in the most daylight possible sounds like a good idea until it brings solar heat gain and glare with it, driving up your cooling-related energy consumption and potentially prompting occupants to cover the window in the name of avoiding disruptive glare.
However, glazed envelopes can cause excessive heat gain into the building, whe re potential sources of unwanted overheating and glare effects that cause indoor discomfort to the building occupants.
This will prove that white makes a big difference in reducing heat gain. One can also use shaded windows and create green spaces, with vegetated roofs and walls, if one has the means.
For both the TFM and RTSM, pretabulated factors for conduction heat gain and cooling load calculations require the user to select wall types or zone types that most closely match the actual wall type or zone type.
Close window blinds to prevent the sun from heating your home (especially on the western side-most solar heat gain comes from that direction when the sun is near the horizon).
[Q.sub.me] = heat gain associated with natural and mechanical ventilation (actuators and fan power)
In these cases, Henrich-Behringer and Schultz say there are strategies that can be used to block out natural light or address unwanted glare and heat gain. For example, an OR at University Hospital Dusseldorf's Centre for Surgical Medicine II (Dusseldorf, Germany) combines exterior and interior shading devices to control and redirect daylight, while horizontal louvers are integrated into a double-skin facade to block sunlight.
If the arena plan becomes reality and Huddersfield Heat gain the professional status they are aiming for it will draw thousands of basKetball fans into the town along with visitors attending other events.