Outdoor thermal comfort and outdoor activities : A review of research in the past decade

  title={Outdoor thermal comfort and outdoor activities : A review of research in the past decade},
  author={Liang Chen and Edward Ng},
Outdoor spaces are important to sustainable cities because they accommodate pedestrian traffic and outdoor activities, and contribute greatly to urban livability and vitality. In the global context of climate change, outdoor spaces that provide a pleasurable thermal comfort experience for pedestrians effectively improve the quality of urban living. The influence of thermal comfort on outdoor activities is a complex issue comprising both climatic and behavioral aspects; however, current… CONTINUE READING
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