eISBN: 978-1-60805-471-8, 2013 ISBN: 978-1-60805-597-5
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This e-book is a suitable reference on the technical and scientific competence related to effective application and integration of cool materials in the built environment. The e-book is an overview on the following:
• The role of cool materials in the built environment.
• Major cool materials techniques and their benefits and drawbacks.
• Research trends in cool materials for the built environment.
• Technical guidelines for instrumentation, testing and rating of cool materials.
• Policy and economic aspects of cool materials necessary for the management of built environments.
• Case studies where the cool materials are implemented.
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Dionysia-Denia Kolokotsa, Mattheos Santamouris and Hashem Akbari
Technical University of Crete Greece