Unformatted text preview: room s o combined cond i conv o i s roof & Therefore, a house loses 115/5.36 ≅ 21 times more heat through the skylights than it does through an insulated wall of the same size. Using Newton’s law of cooling, the glass temperature corresponding to a heat transfer rate of 115 W is calculated to be –3.3 ° C, which is sufficiently close to the assumed value of 4 ° C. Therefore, there is no need to repeat the calculations. 992...
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 Fall '10
 Dr.DanielArenas
 Thermodynamics, Convection, Mass, Heat, Heat Transfer, heat transfer coefficient, heat loss, heat transfer coefficients, thermal resistance network

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