ARC 3682 : ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY 2

COURSE SYLLABUS
Spring 2001 / Grondzik


"MECHANICAL" SYSTEMS: CLIMATE CONTROL, SANITATION & FIRE PROTECTION

WEEK DATE TOPIC REQUIRED READING SUPPLEMENTAL WWW RESOURCES
1 Jan 9 Course Introduction 3-36 & Course Information Sheet  
  Jan 11 Thermal Comfort 37-52 http://www.innova.dk/books/thermal/thermal.htm
2 Jan 16 Thermal Design Criteria Reserve "A" http://www.pan.ci.seattle.wa.us/dclu/energy/res/CHAP3.htm
  Jan 18 Psychrometrics 288-293 http://www.techtrol.com/psycho/index.htm
3 Jan 23 Indoor Air Quality 331-369 http://www.epa.gov/iaq/ia-intro.html
  Jan 25 Heat Transfer 123-146 (& scan 147-190) http://www.ornl.gov/roofs+walls/insulation/ins_08.html
4 Jan 30 No class (instructor travel) see Laboratory schedule  
  Feb 1 Design Cooling Load Reserve "C" http://www.state.hi.us/dbedt/ert/mec/ch4.html#anchor727679
5 Feb 6 Design Cooling Load Reserve "D" http://www.archrecord.com/CONTEDUC/ARTICLES/12_98_1.asp
  Feb 8 EXAM ONE Review (see sample exam)  
6 Feb 13 Passive Heating Strategies 58-65 http://www.greenbuilder.com/sourcebook/PassSolGuide1-2.html
  Feb 15 Passive Cooling Strategies 55-58 & 64-65 http://www.greenbuilder.com/sourcebook/PassSolGuide3.html
7 Feb 20 Heating Equipment 385-396 & 413-323  
  Feb 22 Active Heating Systems 453-460 http://www.warmair.com/html/heating.htm
8 Feb 27 Cooling Equipment 375-385 http://www.limsi.fr/Individu/mpons/comcyc.htm
  Mar 1 Active Cooling Systems 460-475 http://geoheat.oit.edu/bulletin/bull19-1/art62/art62.htm
9 Mar 6 HVAC Systems - General 427-453  
  Mar 8 EXAM TWO Review (see sample exam)  
10 Mar 13 Spring Break    
  Mar 15 Spring Break    
11 Mar 20 HVAC Systems - Local 475-495  
  Mar 22 HVAC Systems - Central 495-511  
12 Mar 27 HVAC Systems - Central 511-527  
  Mar 29 Active Solar Energy Systems 612-622 http://www.gov.mb.ca/natres/energy/alternative/solar_e/basics.html#Basics
13 Apr 3 Fire Protection Planning 769-781 http://www.sbcci.org/FLDraft3/btocia3.htm (temporary?)
  Apr 5 Fire Protection Systems 786-815 http://www.rjagroup.com/rja/ecorner/avaughn.html
14 Apr 10 Smoke Control Concepts 781-786 http://www.rjagroup.com/rja/ecorner/rmahlman.html
  Apr 12 Water Supply Systems 573-586 & 640-663 http://www.rensselaer.edu/dept/greening/WATER/rpi/research/footp.html
15 Apr 17 Sanitary Drainage Systems 669-704 & 735-745 http://www.greywater.com/
  Apr 19 Storm Drainage Systems 551-572 http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/dow/appndixd.htm
Wed Apr 25 FINAL EXAM
7:30-9:30 am
Review (see sample exam)  

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