Settlement patterns and site planning

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Abstract

he physical structure of a settlement and its natural content can affect the local microclimate. Appropriate site selection, site planning and settlement layout can improve local conditions and enhance thermal comfort.
Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationClimate Responsive Architecture
Subtitle of host publicationA Design Handbook for Energy Efficient Buildings
EditorsA. Krishan, S. Yannas, N. Baker, S. Szokolay
PublisherMcgraw Hill
Chapter5
Pages84-95
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)978-0-07-463218-5
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2014

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