Advanced Engineering and Technology by Liquan Xie, Dianjian Huang

By Liquan Xie, Dianjian Huang

Advanced Engineering and Technology comprises a hundred and ten technical papers from the 2014 Annual Congress on complicated Engineering and know-how (CAET 2014, Hong Kong, 19-20 April 2014, together with the 4th Workshop on utilized Mechanics and Civil Engineering, AMCE 2014). The contributions concentrate on complex theories and applied sciences with regards to construction engineering, geotechnical engineering, highway and bridge engineering, hydraulic engineering, environmental engineering, toxins and keep an eye on, water assets and water remedy, mechanics in engineering, water and soil conservation, numerical software program and purposes, weather swap and environmental dynamics, clever safeguard platforms, chemistry, biochemical and nutrition engineering, and modelling and knowledge research.

Advanced Engineering and Technology might be necessary to teachers and execs eager about civil engineering, hydraulic engineering, environmental engineering, modelling & information research, chemistry and biochemical engineering, and different similar fields.

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Agarwal, R. K. 1995. Some aspects of a PV/T collector/forced circulation flat plate solar water heater with solar cells. Energy Conversion and Management 36: 87–99. Hawkes, A. , & Leach, M. A. 2007. Cost-effective operating strategy for residential micro-combined heat and power. Energy 32: 711–723. Hottel, H. , & Whillier, A. 1955. Evaluation of flat-plate solar collector performance, Trans. Conf. Use of Solar Energy 3. Jalalzadeh-Azar, A. A. 2004. A Comparison of Electrical- and Thermal-Load-Following CHP Systems.

3 Modeling of actual building Variables for the initial simulation model, being air leakage through the external wall and window properties were obtained from existing literature, with the calibration variables assessed out of the results of ‘2 level factorial design’. The initial Mode 1 was set as Base Model, with the minimum 39 Table 3. Calibration Process for Parameters of Model. 4 Model 1 Model 2 Model 3 Model 4 X O O O – Window-1 Exterior wall Window-1, Exterior wall Table 4. Result of Model and Deviation Rate using Minimum Value.

Proper calibration for input variables to better simulate what actually happens is thus necessary, which is why this study analyzes the effect of input variables on the results to evaluate validity of the calibration by using of experiment of design 2 METHODS This study analyzed the effect of many variables to the predictable results and interaction among variables, using data and variables obtained from the existing literature. More influential variables were selected for measurement of the actual building tightness of the selected variables in design of experiment.

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