1. Optimizing Window Size and its Sunshade in Four Main Directions of Residential Buildings in Mild Climate by Integrating Thermal and Lighting Analysis

Ayda Montaser Koohsari; Rima Fayaz; Behrouz Mohammad Kari

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 1-14


  As part of sustainable architecture principles and practices, designers need to define building's architectural requirements based on climatic conditions, environmental preservation and reduction in energy consumption. The natural energy sources such as solar radiation affect thermal and lighting performances ...  Read More