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Experimental study on humidity distribution in multiple rooms based on simulated occupancy and water vapor emission

Hosoi A., Sawach T., Saito H., Masayuki Mae Y., Seto H., 2004
ventilation | humidity | numerical modelling
Bibliographic info: RoomVent 2004, 9th international conference in University of Coimbra - Portugal, 5-8th september 2004, pp 4, 8 Fig., 4 Tab., 2 Ref.
Languages: English

The distribution of the humidity in a dwelling unit is the key factor determining the condensationrisk and the mold growth, as well as the dryness problem. As the first stage of the research project aiming at the understanding and the solutions of the above problems, the experiment on humidity distribution in multiple rooms with the simulated occupancy was carried out in a full-scale research house. The effects on the humidity distribution of the ventilation, etc. are described and compared with the numerical predictions.


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