A comparison of measured indoor relative humidity data with results from predictive models

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20377111
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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleResearch Report, NRC Institute for Research in Construction; Volume 231
Physical description44 p.
SubjectBuilding envelope
AbstractThe focus of this study was to examine the reliability of models that are available in the open literature for simulating the interior moisture conditions, comparing the predicted interior relative humidity to measured data. Four models, for predicting the indoor relative humidity in houses were tested against measured relative humidity data for 25 houses.The models considered were primarily developed as design tools.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Research in Construction
LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada; NRC Institute for Research in Construction
Peer reviewedNo
IdentifierRR-231
NRC number18608
NPARC number20377111
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Record created2012-07-24
Record modified2016-10-03
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