Ventilation of enclosed train compartments in Hong Kong

Wan Ki Chow

Research output: Journal article publicationJournal articleAcademic researchpeer-review

31 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Ventilation criteria for ensuring a clean environment, with low carbon-dioxide concentration, are discussed. For an acceptable indoor air-quality inside the train compartment, carbon dioxide has to be kept at a low level, say 0.1% of the air. This can be achieved by increasing the fresh-air supply rate for dilution or providing a better air-distribution design.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)161-170
Number of pages10
JournalApplied Energy
Volume71
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2002

Keywords

  • Carbon dioxide level
  • Train compartment
  • Ventilation design

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Energy(all)

Cite this