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Document ID (ISN)36940
CIS number 82-107
Year 1981
Convention or series no.
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers
Title ASHRAE Handbook - 1981 fundamentals
Bibliographic information 1791 Tullie Circle NE, Atlanta, Ga. 30329, USA, 1981. 970p. Illus. Bibl.
Abstract This handbook contains the theory and basic data essential for equipment development, system design, and application on air conditioning, heating, ventilation and refrigeration. The 39 chapters are arranged in 6 sections: theory (thermodynamics, heat transfer), general engineering data, basic materials, load and energy calculation, duct and pipe sizing, general (terminlogy, units, standards). Some chapters of special interest to the occupational health specialist are: heat transfer, psychrometrics, sound and vibration control, physiological principals and comfort, air contaminants, ventilation, air conditioning. A companion volume contains a product directory.
Descriptors (primary) ventilation; design of equipment; heating; air conditioning
Descriptors (secondary) manuals
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Heating, ventilation and climate
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Ergonomics
Heating and air conditioning