Sunlighting and daylighting strategies in the traditional urban spaces and buildings of the hot arid regions.
Belakehal, Azeddine; Aoul, Kheira Anissa Tabet; Bennadji, Amar
Kheira Anissa Tabet Aoul
In hot arid regions, sunlighting is an essential consideration to achieve an environmentally conscious architecture. This paper aims to identify the sunlighting strategies and their resulting typology in some urban spaces, different types of buildings and constructional details as they have been developed in the hot and arid regions of the Islamic world.
|Journal Article Type||Article|
|Publication Date||Jan 30, 2004|
|Peer Reviewed||Peer Reviewed|
|Institution Citation||BELAKEHAL, A. TABET AOUL, K. and BENNADJI, A. 2004. Sunlighting and daylighting strategies in the traditional urban spaces and buildings of the hot arid regions. Renewable energy [online], 29(5), pages 687-702. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2003.09.001|
|Keywords||Daylight; Typology; Urban space; Islamic architecture; Arid regions|
BELAKEHAL 2004 Sunlighting and daylighting strategies