Analysis and Design of Heating, Ventilating, and Air-Conditioning Systems, Second Edition, provides a thorough and modern overview of HVAC for commercial and industrial buildings, emphasizing energy efficiency. This text combines coverage of heating and air conditioning systems design with detailed information on the latest controls technologies. It also addresses the "art" of HVAC design along with carefully explained scientific and technical content, reflecting the extensive experience of the authors. Modern HVAC topics are addressed, including sustainability, IAQ, water treatment and risk management, vibration and noise mitigation, and maintainability from a practical point of view.
Basic Concepts. HVAC Basics. The Air-Conditioning Process. HVAC Systems Concepts. The Design Method. HVAC Systems Design. Heating and Cooling Load Calculations. Air Tempering and Distribution. Duct Design. Piping Design. Systems and Components. Pumps and Fans. Terminal Systems and Components. Cooling Systems and Components. Heating Systems and Components. Controls. Special Consiiderations. Special Design Considerations. Engineering Economics and Design Decision Making. Building Information Modeling. Construction Contract Administration. Appendices. Psychometrics. Climatic Conditions. Engineering Economics.