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Author Erell, Evyatar

Title Urban microclimate : designing the spaces between buildings / Evyatar Erell, David Pearlmutter, and Terry Williamson

Publ Info London ; Washington, DC : Earthscan, 2011
Edition First edition
 RWU Arch  ARCH NA2542.35 .E82 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xviii, 266 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction -- Scales of climatic study -- The urban energy balance -- The urban heat island -- Urban airflow -- The energy balance of a human being in an urban space -- Thermal preferences -- Application of climatology in urban planning and design -- Microclimate design strategies in urban space -- Vegetation -- Linear space -- Modelling the urban microclimate -- Case study 1: Neve Zin -- Case study 2: Clarke Quay
LC subject Architecture -- Environmental aspects
City planning -- Climatic factors
Architecture -- Environmental aspects -- Case studies
Add Author Pearlmutter, David
Williamson, T. J. (Terry J.)
Alt Title Designing the spaces between buildings
ISBN 9781844074679 (hardback)
1844074676 (hardback)