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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Energy Consumption ♦ Smart-home Energy Management ♦ Occupant Activity ♦ Occupant Comfort ♦ Key Factor ♦ Thermal Comfort Objective ♦ Occupant Level ♦ Occupant Activity Level ♦ Air Movement ♦ Human Energy Expenditure ♦ Environmental Factor ♦ Udobjem Uporabnika ♦ Proof-of-concept Analysis ♦ Occupant-related Factor ♦ Smart-home Control ♦ Thermal Comfort ♦ Med Porabo Elektric Ne Energije ♦ Intelligent Home Energy Management System ♦ Trade-off Analysis ♦ Smart-home Environment ♦ Activity Level Serf
Abstract Energy consumption and occupants ’ comfort are key factors when evaluating smart-home environments. This paper focuses on occupants ’ comfort, which is affected by environmental factors (such as temperature, humidity, radiation of elements, and air movement), and occupant-related factors (such as occupants ’ level of activity, clothing insulation). To satisfy a thermal comfort objective, energy is needed for heating and cooling, which affects energy consumption. This paper presents a proof-of-concept analysis of smart-home control based on occupants ’ activity level in terms of human energy expenditure, and a trade-off analysis of the energy consumption versus thermal comfort when the activity level serves as an input into an intelligent home energy management system. Povzetek: V članku je predstavljen inteligentni nadzor pametnega doma, ki temelji na kompromisu med porabo električne energije in udobjem uporabnika.
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2014-01-01