Predictive model of thermal sensation for heating systems considering contact with the floor

Hirotaka Kubo, Shinichi Tanabe, Tomoyuki Yokoyama, Toshiaki Omori, Noboru Ohira, Ryuichi Tominaga, Takashi Akimoto

    研究成果: Conference contribution

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    One of the main goals in recent building designs is to attain a more comfortable thermal indoor environment with minimal energy consumption. Because Japanese residents do not wear shoes indoors, the thermal effect of human contact with the floor is of particular importance. Thus, this study proposes a method to accurately estimate the thermal sensation humans experience upon contact with the floor. We developed a new predictive model based on the regression analysis of factors extracted from subjective testing and previous research. Our model effectively predicted human thermal sensation, but the equation didn't always showed high accuracy. As a result, there is likely room for improvement in the accuracy of the proposed equation.

    元の言語English
    ホスト出版物のタイトル10th International Conference on Healthy Buildings 2012
    ページ1052-1057
    ページ数6
    2
    出版物ステータスPublished - 2012
    イベント10th International Conference on Healthy Buildings 2012 - Brisbane, QLD
    継続期間: 2012 7 82012 7 12

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    Other10th International Conference on Healthy Buildings 2012
    Brisbane, QLD
    期間12/7/812/7/12

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    Heating
    Subjective testing
    Regression analysis
    Thermal effects
    Energy utilization
    Wear of materials
    Hot Temperature

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Civil and Structural Engineering

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    Kubo, H., Tanabe, S., Yokoyama, T., Omori, T., Ohira, N., Tominaga, R., & Akimoto, T. (2012). Predictive model of thermal sensation for heating systems considering contact with the floor. : 10th International Conference on Healthy Buildings 2012 (巻 2, pp. 1052-1057)

    Predictive model of thermal sensation for heating systems considering contact with the floor. / Kubo, Hirotaka; Tanabe, Shinichi; Yokoyama, Tomoyuki; Omori, Toshiaki; Ohira, Noboru; Tominaga, Ryuichi; Akimoto, Takashi.

    10th International Conference on Healthy Buildings 2012. 巻 2 2012. p. 1052-1057.

    研究成果: Conference contribution

    Kubo, H, Tanabe, S, Yokoyama, T, Omori, T, Ohira, N, Tominaga, R & Akimoto, T 2012, Predictive model of thermal sensation for heating systems considering contact with the floor. : 10th International Conference on Healthy Buildings 2012. 巻. 2, pp. 1052-1057, 10th International Conference on Healthy Buildings 2012, Brisbane, QLD, 12/7/8.
    Kubo H, Tanabe S, Yokoyama T, Omori T, Ohira N, Tominaga R その他. Predictive model of thermal sensation for heating systems considering contact with the floor. : 10th International Conference on Healthy Buildings 2012. 巻 2. 2012. p. 1052-1057
    Kubo, Hirotaka ; Tanabe, Shinichi ; Yokoyama, Tomoyuki ; Omori, Toshiaki ; Ohira, Noboru ; Tominaga, Ryuichi ; Akimoto, Takashi. / Predictive model of thermal sensation for heating systems considering contact with the floor. 10th International Conference on Healthy Buildings 2012. 巻 2 2012. pp. 1052-1057
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