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Solar control & shading devices

by Aladar Olgyay

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement(by) (Aladar) Olgyay & (Victor) Olgyay.
ContributionsOlgyay, Victor.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17265368M
ISBN 100691081867

This is the first book to describe the development of and state of the art in solar shading devices in buildings, detailing all methods of evaluating shading systems according to thermal and visual comfort. The issue of energy balance in buildings is gaining importance as conventional energy sources dwindle and become more expensive. Solar Shading Systems has been providing custom window treatments like woven roman shades, roller blackout shades and automatic roller shades for over 75 years! We offer a full line of window treatment styles in a variety of designer fabrics, colors and finishes.

John Peter: What in your opinion, are three of some of the greatest works of modern architecture and why? Paul Rudolph: I feel the Le Corbusier’s Villa Savoie [Poissy, France, ] demonstrated the sense of continuity of space, the unfolding space, in an admirable way.   The use of sun control and shading devices is an important aspect of many energy-efficient building design strategies. In particular, buildings that specifically employ passive solar heating or daylighting often depend on well-designed sun control and shading devices.

Solar shading, is a form of solar control that can be used to optimise the amount of solar heat gain and visible light that is admitted into a building. This can have a significant impact on the energy use of a building as well as on the thermal and visual comfort of occupants, protecting against overheating and glare on hot or sunny days.   Internal Sun Shading Devices Limit the glare resulting from solar radiation. Usually are adjustable and allow occupants to regulate the amount of direct light entering their space. Most commonly these shading devices take the form of horizontal or vertical blinds attached above windows. Internal shading devices should be made or designed to be.


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Sun shading devices affect natural lighting, ventilation, solar gain, and overall building performance.

Few architecture students, architects, and designers have applied solar shading as a useful tool to reduce glare, control light intensity and radiation, and minimize the cooling load on their project.

Solar Control and Shading Devices Paperback – Febru by Aladar Olgyay (Author), Victor Olgyay (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Leather Bound Cited by: Even though the book was published in the late fifties, the method of designing shading elements is interesting and stands true to the test of time.

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See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(3). The description for this book, Solar Control and Shading Devices, will be forthcoming.

What people are saying - Write a review. User Review - Flag as inappropriate. I have checked out the Olgyay Brothers Solar Control & Shading Devices many times over the years from a local college library.

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The use of sun control and shading devices is an important aspect of this energy efficient building; particularly in employing passive solar heating and daylighting through sun control. During cooling seasons, external window shading is an excellent way to prevent unwanted solar heat gain from entering an air-conditioned space.

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Walter T. Grondzik, et al. PUBLICATIONS. The requirements of daylighting and solar control seem to compete with each other, as natural room lighting can result in unwanted solar heat gains and efficient shading can result in darkening and turning on artificial light (see Figure ).This is the case for windows or skylights with solar control systems which cannot be adjusted to deal with varying radiation conditions of clear and.

However these interior devices do offer glare control. • The durability of shading devices should be considered. Operable shading devices usually require more maintenance and repair. Finally, shading and solar control devices have a great potential for architectural expression, adding to the texture and modulation of the facade.

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Shading analysis is one of the most essential steps in phase of solar energy system design or analysis. In photovoltaics it is important to analyse shading caused by surrounding objects and/or vegetation.

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External Shading Devices. In the tropical climates, the designer should keep the solar radiation off the opaque solid elements of the building's envelope where possible. Special care should be taken to shade the windows to reduce the incoming heat and the risk of overheating.

Shading Design. The design of shading devices can be quite complex. With a dynamic solar shading solution, daylight levels can be maximized and controlled, whatever the season or time of day. Dynamic solar shading uses technology to automate and control external and/or internal solar shading devices such as screens, blinds and shades by.

Shading Devices. Shading Devices. When ambient temperatures are within or above the comfort zone, any ingress of solar radiation will contribute to discomfort.

Shading design must prevent this. However, at cool times of the year, it may be desirable to allow solar radiation to pass directly into the room, to provide a useful heating effect.The revised law states that the solar control façade system, solar transmittance, and window area ratio should be considered in a building design in order to reduce cooling and heating loads due to incoming solar heat and that if shading devices are installed, safety should be reviewed against rain, wind, snow, or icicles and accidents like a Cited by: 3.solar radiation control in buildings Download solar radiation control in buildings or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

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