Air Conditioning Principles and Systems : An Energy Approach
This book explores the fundamental concepts of air conditioning and their application to systems.The book explains all concepts in a clear, practical manner, and focuses on problems and examples typically encountered on the job. Uses a minimum of mathematics.
- Hardback | 950 pages
- 190.5 x 236.22 x 27.94mm | 861.82g
- 01 Feb 1993
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- 2nd edition
Table of contents
1. The Scope and Uses of Air Conditioning. 2. Physical Principles. 3. Heating Loads. 4. Furnaces and Boilers. 5. Hydronic Piping Systems and Terminal Units. 6. Cooling Load Calculations. 7. Psychometrics. 8. Fluid Flow in Piping and Ducts, and Insulation. 9. Fans and Air Distribution Devices. 10. Centrifugal Pumps, Expansion Tanks, and Venting. 11. Air Conditioning Systems and Equipment. 12. Automatic Controls. 13. Energy Utilization and Conservation. 14. Instrumentation, Testing and Balancing. 15. Planning and Designing the HVAC System. 16. Solar Heating and Cooling Systems. Bibliography. Appendices. Index.