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Journal of Applied Sciences
  Year: 2006 | Volume: 6 | Issue: 6 | Page No.: 1404-1408
DOI: 10.3923/jas.2006.1404.1408
 
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Thermal Performance in Building Without Shading Devices
K.O. Kadiri and J. Okosun

Abstract:
Most of the buildings in Ile-Ife were not designed with shading devices to shield the building interior from direct solar radiation. In order to see how effective is shading device an investigation was carried out on buildings with one side shaded and the other exposed to solar radiation between the times of 12.00-3.00 pm. Seventy percent of the occupants felt hot and uncomfortable due to solar heat gain from the window without shading devices.
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How to cite this article:

K.O. Kadiri and J. Okosun , 2006. Thermal Performance in Building Without Shading Devices. Journal of Applied Sciences, 6: 1404-1408.

DOI: 10.3923/jas.2006.1404.1408

URL: https://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=jas.2006.1404.1408

 
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