Interstitial condensation

Interstitial condensation

The condensation that occurs within spaces inside the construction, as opposed to surface condensation.

interstitial condensation

Condensation of water vapor within an element of a building, e.g., within a wall.
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Today highly sophisticated one- and two-dimensional full heat and moisture models are available that allow modeling vapor and liquid flow, that are transient in nature, that consider moisture sources such as wind-driven rain, rising damp, initial moisture, sorption and de-sorption, interstitial condensation and surface condensation.
Also the effect of air permeability on interstitial condensation deposit in roofs was tackled as was the discussion about attic ventilation.
1998), Reliable control of interstitial condensation in lightweight roof systems, PhD-thesis, K.

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