Principles of heating, ventilating and air conditioning.

Author(s) : ASHRAE, HOWELL R. H., SAUER H. J. Jr, COAD W. J.

Type of monograph: Book


This textbook provides in-depth coverage of building heating and cooling loads, energy estimating and HVAC systems and equipment and contains exercises providing practical solutions to scenarios involving HVAC systems. Main themes: thermodynamics and psychrometrics; basic HVAC system calculations; design conditions; load estimating fundamentals; heating and cooling load calculation; energy estimating methods; duct and pipe sizing; life-cycle costs; HVAC systems: air-conditioning systems; all air, air-water, and all water systems; hydronic heating and cooling system design; unitary and room air conditioners; panel heating and cooling systems; heat pump, total energy, and heat recovery systems; HVAC equipment: air-processing, refrigeration and heating equipment.


  • Original title: Principles of heating, ventilating and air conditioning.
  • Record ID : 1999-0646
  • Languages: English
  • Subject: General information
  • Publication: Ashrae (american society of heating, refrigerating and air-conditioning engineers) - United states/United states
  • Publication date: 1998
  • ISBN: 1883413567
  • Source: Source: 540 p. (22 x 28.5); fig.; tabl.; append.; index; USD 66.00.
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.