Heat transfer at building surfaces

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. CBD-52
Physical description7 p.
Subjectsurface temperature; heat transfer; windows; Heat performance
AbstractThe calculation of temperature and heat flow through the walls, windows and roof of a building is the first step in preventing problems arising from thermal stresses and condensation. This Digest is intended to supplement CBD 4, CBD 5, and CBD 36 by discussing the various modes of heat transfer that occur at the surfaces of buildings, pointing out the complications that must be considered in some cases.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Transmission de la chaleur par les faces des bâtiments
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-1778
NPARC number20326717
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Record identifier80c6bf5c-c384-49ad-9415-5a368afb834c
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-04-27
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