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Impact of urban geometry on indoor air temperature and cooling energy consumption in traditional and formal urban environments

  title={Impact of urban geometry on indoor air temperature and cooling energy consumption in traditional and formal urban environments},
  author={Tania Sharmin and K. Steemers},
This study explores the effect of outdoor microclimatic environment on indoor conditions in a tropical warm-humid climate. An indoor air temperature and building energy performance analysis is carried out for the real case-study areas to examine the impact of urban geometry on building indoor conditions. The study incorporates microclimatic data from CFD, micro-climatic tool ENVI-met into building energy performance analysis using IES-VE. Findings reveal that diversity in urban geometry in deep… Expand

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