DBR's Approach for Determining the Heat Transmission Characteristics of Windows

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TypeArticle
Journal titleBuilding Research Note
ISSN0701-5232
Volume234
Pages12
Subjectheat transfer; windows; calorimeters; Heat performance
AbstractCurrent standard hot box techniques for determining the thermal conductance of walls are not adequate for use with windows. This report discusses the problems with testing windows and presents the Division of Building Research window calorimeter designed to reduce the errors associated with determining calorimeter enclosure surface temperature and air temperature.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
IdentifierBRN-234
NRC number1621
NPARC number20377660
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Record identifier9d711d63-653f-4e1c-aec0-ee5286700444
Record created2012-07-24
Record modified2016-05-09
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