The first 80 years of air conditioning.

Author(s) : NAGENGAST B. A.

Type of article: Article


A detailed historical review, with ample references, of progress in methods and equipment for ventilation, comfort cooling and dehumidification of air in the 80 years before the classic work of Willis Carrier in 1910. The first of two articles -the second will cover the 80 years since 1910. A.R.T.


  • Original title: The first 80 years of air conditioning.
  • Record ID : 1993-1728
  • Languages: English
  • Source: ASHRAE Journal - vol. 34 - n. 1
  • Publication date: 1992/01
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.


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