TITLE

Designing Better Control Strategies Through Outside-the-Box Thinking

AUTHOR(S)
Sellers, David A.
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Jul2004, Vol. 76 Issue 7, p0
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Suggests an approach to considering non-design conditions in construction projects. Analysis of the heating, ventilating and air conditioning system aside from its components; Consideration of the impact of time on the process; Consideration of the system response to transients and step changes.
ACCESSION #
14088947

 

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