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1998). Shrinkage cracking of restrained concrete slabs. Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 124:7,165-11 A. Advances in Building Technology, Volume 1 M. M. S. ) © 2002 Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved 29 HUMAN REQUIREMENTS IN FUTURE AIR-CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS P. Sc. dk ABSTRACT Air-conditioning of buildings has played a very positive role for economic development in warm climates. Still its image is globally mixed. Field studies demonstrate that there are substantial numbers of dissatisfied people in many buildings, among them those suffering from SBS symptoms, even though existing standards and guidelines are met.

Further each of the different design disciplines (architect, structural engineer, facade engineer, etc) can work on the current version of the design. SIMULATING THE BEHAVIOUR OF BUILDING USERS The user of buildings has been notoriously absent from most simulations of the behaviour of buildings. The behaviour of the building has been assumed to be largely independent of the users. In recent research into simulations of groups of animals Reynolds (1987) demonstrated that realistic results could be produced using simple computational agents.

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