THE OPERATIVE TEMPERATURE


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THE OPERATIVE TEMPERATURE
103020010104011011108THE OPERATIVE TEMPERATUREThe operative temperature combines the air and mean radiant temperatures into one numerical quantity. It is a measure of the body’s response to the convection and radiation energy exchange. The discussion of the operative temperature is very similar to the mean radiant temperature (MRT).
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Citation
Richard D. Watson: Radiant Heating and Cooling Handbook. THE OPERATIVE TEMPERATURE, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2002), AccessEngineering Export