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View the document Foreword
Open this folder and view contents Introduction
Open this folder and view contents I. Principles of passive solar architecture
Open this folder and view contents II. The Australian climates and people
Open this folder and view contents III. Fundamentals of heat flow
Open this folder and view contents IV. Thermal comfort
Open this folder and view contents V. Basic design principles and strategies
Open this folder and view contents VI. Bio-climatic analysis and comfort strategies
Open this folder and view contents VII. Detail design
Open this folder and view contents VIII. Final design evaluation
View the document Annex I: Relevant Australian standards
View the document Annex II: Glossary of terms
View the document Annex III: Metric units of measurements
View the document Annex IV: Typical internal heat loads for appliances
View the document Annex V: Minimum additional thermal resistance requirements
View the document Annex VI: Climate data for Sydney region - mean daily insolation for Sydney
View the document Annex VII: Selected thermal properties of various building material
View the document Annex VIII: Selected u-values and r-values
View the document Annex IX: Heating degree day data - new south Wales
View the document Annex X: Glass-mass performance graphs
View the document Annex XI: Appraisal graphs for the 5-star design rating system
View the document Annex XII: Sun position charts for Australian capital cities
View the document Annex XIII: Bibliography and suggested reading

Annex XIII: Bibliography and suggested reading

Balcomb, J.D., Jones, R.J., Kosiewicz, C.E., Lazarus, G.S.. McFarland, R.D., and Wray, W.O. Passive solar design handbook. New York, American Solar Energy Society, 1983. vol. 3.

Balcomb J.D.. Jones, R.W., McFarland, R.D., and Waray, W.O. Passive solar heating analysis. a design manual. Atlanta, GA, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and AirConditioning Engineers, 1984.

Baverstock, G. and Paolino, S. Low energy buildings in Australia, Perth. Tecto Corp., n.d.

Butti, K. and Perlin. J. A golden thread,2500 years of solar architecture and technology. London, Marion Boyars, 1981.

Cole. G. and Parnell, M. Australia solar houses. Katomba. NSW, Second-back Row Press, 1980.

Drysdale, J.W. Designing houses for Australian climate. Experimental Buliding Station Bulletin No. 3. Sydney, 1947.

Givoni, B. Man. climate and architecture. 2nd Edn. New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1976.

Harkness, E.L., Mehta, M.L. Solar radiation control in buildings. London, Applied Science Publishers. 1978.

Kay, M., Ballinger, J.A., Hora, U., and Harris, S. Energy efficient site planning handbook. Sydney. Housing Commission of NSW, 1982.

Knowles, R. Energy and form: an ecological approach to urban growth. Cambridge, MA, MIT Press, 1974.

Koeningsburger. O.H., Ingersoll, T.G., May-hew, A., Szokolay, S.V. Manual of tropical housing and building, Part 1: Climatic Design. London, Longman. 1973.

Markus, T.A., and Morris, E.N. Buildings, climate and energy. London. Pitman, 1980.

Marsh, P. Thermal insulation and condensation. London, Construction Press, 1979.

Mazria, E. The passive solar energy book. Emmaus, PA, Rodale, 1979.

Moffar, A.S., and Schiler. M. Landscape design that saves energy. New York, Wm. Morrow,1981.

Olgyay, V. Design with climate. Prince-town, NJ, Prince-town University Press. 1975.

Olgyay, V., and Olgyay, A. Solar control and shading devices. Princetown, NJ. Princetown University Press, 1975.

Phillips, R.O. Sunshine and shade in Australasia, Experimental Building Station Bulletin No. 8. Sydney, 1948.

Robinette, G.O. Landscape planning for energy conservation. Reston, VA Environmental Design Press, 1977.

Sattler, M.A., Sharples, S.. and Page. J.K. The geometry of the shading of buildings by various tree shapes. Solar Energy, vol. 38 (1987), No. 3, pp. 187-201.

Shurcliff, W.A. Solar heated buildings of North America, 120 outstanding examples. Harrisville, NH, Brick House Publishing Co., 1978.

Szokolay, S.V. Climate data and its use in design. Canberra, RAIA Education Division, 1982.

Szokolay, S.V. Thermal design of buildings. Canberra. RAIA Education Division, 1987.

Van Straaten, J.F. Thermal performance of buildings. London, Elsevier. 1967.

Watson, D. Designing and building a solar house. Charlotte, VT, Garden Way Publishing, 1977.

Watson, D., and Labs, K. Climatic design. New York, McGraw Hill, n.d.

 


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