A literature review on the improvement strategies of passive design for the roofing system of the modern house in a hot and humid climate region

Increase of indoor temperature compared with outdoor temperature is a major concern in modern house design. Occupants suffer from this uncomfortable condition because of overheating indoor temperature. Poor passive design causes heat to be trapped, which influences the rise in indoor temperature. Th...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Qairuniza Roslan, Siti Halipah Ibrahim, Rohaida Affandi, Mohd Nasrun Mohd Nawi, Azhaili Baharun
Format: Article
Published: KeAi Communications Co., Ltd. 2016-03-01
Series:Frontiers of Architectural Research
Online Access:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2095263515000564