Changes in Sunlight and Outdoor Thermal Environment Conditions Based on the Layout Plan of Flat Type Apartment Houses

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Sukjin Jung; Seonghwan Yoon;
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Energies (issn: 1996-1073)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/en8099155
  • Subject: daylight availability | greenery coverage ratio | T | apartment housing; outdoor thermal environment; daylight availability; heat island potential; mean radiant temperature; arrangement plan; greenery coverage ratio | outdoor thermal environment | arrangement plan | heat island potential | Technology | mean radiant temperature | apartment housing

Economic growths lead to population increases in large cities. This has brought about the growing necessity for apartment housing which has resulted in higher density populations living in high-rise apartment complexes. Therefore, the urban microclimate is aggravated du... View more
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