Evaluating thermal comfort and indoor air quality in classrooms located in Kashan-Iran

Sepideh Sadat Korsavi, Azadeh Montazami, Mahsa Zomorodian

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The study seeks the impact of design on thermal environment of a high school with courtyard design and of a primary school with compact design in mid-seasons Kashan, hot and dry part of Iran, and studies students’ Thermal Sensation Votes (TSV) and investigates their compatibility with Predicted Mean Vote (PMV) suggested by ASHRAE Standard 55.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPLEA 2017 Proceedings
Subtitle of host publicationPassive Low Energy Architecture: Design to Thrive
PublisherNCEUB 2017 Network for Comfort and Energy Use in Building
Number of pages8
ISBN (Print)978-0-9928957-5-4
Publication statusPublished - 2017
EventPassive Low Energy Architecture 2017: Design to Thrive - Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: 3 Jul 20175 Jul 2017


ConferencePassive Low Energy Architecture 2017
Abbreviated titlePLEA 2017
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
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  • Thermal comfort
  • High school
  • Primary school
  • Design
  • Courtyard


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