Comfort criteria

Comfort criteria

Specific original design conditions that shall at a minimum include temperature (air, radiant, and surface), humidity, and air speed as well as outdoor temperature design conditions, outdoor humidity design conditions, clothing (seasonal), and activity expected.
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ISO 7730 - Ergonomics of the thermal environment - Analytical determination and interpretation of thermal comfort using calculation of the PMV and PPD indices and local thermal comfort criteria.
The wonderful thing about styling Dakore is that she is open to great outfit ideas just as long as they meet the comfort criteria -- the outfit must be comfortable for her to be herself in.
level of thermal comfort criteria and operating conditions are adopted.
Ergonomics of the thermal environments--Analytical determination and interpretation of thermal comfort using calculation of the PMV and PPD indices and local thermal comfort criteria, International Organization for Standardization, Switzerland.
Engineered to absorb moisture, Nomex MHP dries faster than cotton the company says and offers a number of features for superior wearability, including a lighter weight and was proven the overall winner in key comfort criteria in independent studies conducted by an institute for textiles and clothing.
ISO standard 7730, 2005, Ergonomics of the thermal environment-Analytical determination and interpretation of thermal comfort using calculation of the PMV and PPD indices and local thermal comfort criteria.
ISO 7730 (2005) Ergonomics of the thermal environment--Analytical determination and interpretation of thermal comfort using calculation of the PMV and PPD indices and local thermal comfort criteria.
Occupant comfort criteria are stricter for residences than for office space and wind tunnel testing showed comfort would not be satisfactory based on preliminary design properties.
The ambient air temperatures and air volume flows and sound pressure levels shall be determined taking into account the comfort criteria of the applicable standards and guidelines.
One of the simplest thermal comfort criteria, operative temperature, takes into consideration local air temperature and mean radiant temperature as two main contributors to the metrics.
This depends on the comfort criteria for a building's specific use.
The focus will largely be on applying these solutions to building sciences and sustainable habitat, with a view to using data to understand and improve comfort criteria (visual, acoustic, thermal and air quality) while delivering energy savings.