Mechanical and Electrical Equipment for Buildings (Google eBook)

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John Wiley & Sons, Jan 31, 2011 - Architecture - 1792 pages
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For more than half a century, this book has been a fixture in architecture and construction firms the world over. Twice awarded the AIA's Citation for Excellence in International Architecture Book Publishing, Mechanical and Electrical Equipment for Buildings is recognized for its comprehensiveness, clarity of presentation, and timely coverage of new design trends and technologies. Addressing mechanical and electrical systems for buildings of all sizes, it provides design guidelines and detailed design procedures for each topic covered. Thoroughly updated to cover the latest technologies, new and emerging design trends, and relevant codes, this latest edition features more than 2,200 illustrations--200 new to this edition--and a companion Website with additional resources.
  

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Contents

III
1
V
3
VII
27
IX
49
XI
89
XII
115
XIV
151
XV
153
XXXVIII
797
XL
863
XLII
865
XLIV
909
XLVI
999
XLVIII
1065
L
1083
LI
1085

XVI
175
XVIII
215
XIX
325
XXI
377
XXII
465
XXIII
467
XXV
525
XXVII
563
XXIX
587
XXXI
629
XXXIII
689
XXXIV
737
XXXVI
767
LIII
1163
LV
1165
LVII
1185
LVIII
1245
LIX
1281
LXI
1353
LXII
1355
LXIV
1391
LXVI
1393
LXVII
1453
LXVIII
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About the author (2011)

Walter T. Grondzik, PE, LEED AP, is Professor of Architecture at Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana. Grondzik is a Fellow of ASHRAE, a Fellow of the American Solar Energy Society, and a past president of the Society of Building Science Educators and the Architectural Research Centers Consortium. He holds an MS in mechanical engineering (building environmental systems) and a bachelor of architectural engineering.

Alison G. Kwok, PhD, AIA, LEED AP, is Professor of Architecture at the University of Oregon, Eugene, teaches design studios, seminars in building performance, as well as courses in environmental technology. Kwok has served as a board member for the Arch-itectural Research Centers Consortium and is a past president of the Society of Building Science Educators, a member of several ASHRAE committees, and a member of the USGBC's Formal Education Committee.

Benjamin Stein is a consulting engineer with more than fifty years of experience in all phases of environmental control system design. He currently resides in Jerusalem, Israel.

John S. Reynolds, AIA, is Professor Emeri-tus of Architecture at the University of Oregon, Eugene, and is a registered architect in private practice.

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