[TRNSYS-users] Modelling- Building

David BRADLEY d.bradley at tess-inc.com
Mon Jun 1 14:29:33 PDT 2015

  There is a "virtual window" in the TRNBuild window libraries that you 
can use. Defining the airflow that occurs through such windows is not 
obvious and is best done by coupling your TRNSYS simulation with either 
a TRNFlow/COMIS simulation or with a CONTAM simulation.
kind regards,

On 5/27/2015 8:45 AM, Saif Rashid wrote:
> I am trying to model a Reed House the problem is that the house has no 
> real windows (with frames and glazing) it has only openings for 
> natural lighting and ventilation (see attached photos). The Building 
> is basically not 100% closed.
> The question is whether to define these openings as windows, if yes 
> how to define the windows' properties and if  not how to calculate the 
> ventilation and solar gains.
> thanks a lot
> Best Regards/ Mit bestem Gruß
> Saif Rashid- Room 212
> Paul-Ehrlich-Straße- Building 29
> 67663 Kaiserslautern
> Germany
> Tel. +49 (0) 631/ 205-5467
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