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July 2018

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This month’s cover story discusses the results of a study that uses CFD to analyze the impact of HVAC configuration on the performance of operating room ventilation systems. Other articles discuss haloolefin refrigerants, the impact of water utility rates on chiller selection, and data centers and TES.

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Sunlight and Indoor Thermal Comfort: Updates to Standard 55
Optimizing Cooling Performance of a Data Center: Using CFD Simulation and Measurements
Setting Charge Limits for Flammable Refrigerants
2018 ASHRAE Technology Awards:
Engagement and Buy-In for Energy Savings
Site Blends Sustainability, Function With Aesthetics
Standing Columns:
Engineer's Notebook: Design Tips to Avoid Boiler Short-Cycling
Data Centers: ASHRAE IT Power Trends, Part 1
HVAC Applications: Leveraging CFD to Boost HVAC System Engineering
IEQ Applications: IoT Tools for Assessing Building Operation
Residential Applications: Attached Garages and IAQ
Refrigeration Applications: Think the Unthinkable


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