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The Development of a Mathematical Human Thermal Model

  • Eugene H. Wissler
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Abstract

Human thermal behavior is determined by the combined effect of physiological and physical phenomena. Physiological factors discussed separately in previous chapters, act in a coordinated complementary manner to regulate bodily temperature. Institution provides qualitative understanding of some interactions, but an analytical approach is required to develop a quantitative understanding of human thermal regulation.

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  • Eugene H. Wissler
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  1. 1.Department of Chemical EngineeringThe University of Texas at AustinAustinUSA

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