Over the past 20 years, energy conservation imperatives, the use of computer based design aids, and major advances in intelligent management systems for buildings have transformed the design and operation of comfort systems for buildings. The "rules of thumb" used by designers in the1970s are no longer viable. Today, building systems engineers must
Introduction to the Buildings Sector. Fundamentals. Materials. Buildings. HVAC Equipment and Systems. Controls. HVAC. Operation. Maintenance. Other Topics. Appendices.