Misting-cooling systems for microclimatic control in public space

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Nunes, Joao; Zoilo, Inaki; Jacinto, Nuno; Nunes, Ana; Torres-Campos, Tiago; Pacheco, Manuel; Fonseca, David;
(2011)
  • Subject: Waterscape | Misting-cooling system | Microclimatic control | Climatic comfort | Outdoor public space

Misting-cooling systems have been used in outdoor spaces mainly for aesthetic purposes, and punctual cooling achievement. However, they can be highly effective in outdoor spaces’ bioclimatic comfort, in terms of microclimatic control, as an evaporative cooling system. <... View more
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