publication . Other literature type . 2000

The Histoty of Ventilation and Air Conditioning: is CERN Up to Date with the latest Technological Developments?

Kühnl-Kinel, J;
Open Access English
  • Published: 25 Jan 2000
The invention of ventilation cannot be ascribed to a certain date. It started with simple aeration when man brought fire into his abode and continued through different stages including air cooling using ice to finally arrive at the time when ventilation and air conditioning has become an essential part of our life and plays an important role in human evolution. This paper presents the history of ventilation and air conditioning, explains the key constraints over the centuries, and shows its influence on everyday life. Some examples of previous air-conditioning plants are described and different approaches to the way of calculation of ventilation systems discusse...
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