Theory of Indoor Environment
- Department of Microenviromental and Building Services Engineering
Sick building syndrome.Building biology.Hygrothermal constituent of environment.Odor microclimate.Toxics in interior.The threat of germs.Aerosols.Static electricity.Aeroions impact on man.Electromagnetic fields in building.Incredible Human Machine (movie National Geographic).Don´t Die Yong(movie BBC).
- Syllabus of lectures:
Components (constituents according to NASA)of environment and their interaction with building constructions and human body as a building user.Modern ways of component level evaluation according to Weber-Fechner law.Optimal,permissible and long-term admissible limits for selected components for optimization design.Stereothermometer(movie of Ministry of Education).
- Syllabus of tutorials:
- Study Objective:
Introduction to the theory of indoor environment: differential equation, criteria of similarity. Sick building syndrome. Building biology. Hygrothermal environment parameters: indoor and outdoor heat sources, strain factors. Standards.
- Study materials:
1.Jokl,M.: Teorie vnitřního prostředí budov. Vyd. ČVUT, Praha 1993, 2.Jokl,M.: Zdravé obytné a pracovní prostředí. Academia, Praha 2001, 3.Jokl,M.: Microenvironment: The Theory and Practice of Indoor Climate. Thomas, Illinois 1989.
- Further information:
- No time-table has been prepared for this course
- The course is a part of the following study plans: