Bioclimatic Design Research

  • Donald Watson
Part of the Advances in Solar Energy book series (AISE, volume 5)


This chapter is an overview of research on climatic analysis and design for architecture. It presents the history of studies in building climatology that have lead to a coherent approach to design based upon climate, which can be properly given the term “environmental architecture.”


Thermal Comfort Evaporative Cool Passive Cool Passive Heating Building Interior 
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