Thermal Design for Building Envelopes


The primary objective for this presentation is to instruct students that are preparing for the AEE ( Certified Energy Manager (CEM) exam. Kevin Folsom serves as a faculty on this topic for the North Texas Association of Energy Engineer's CEM Study Group. Subject topics will help learners to become familiar with the following:

  • Thermal Resistance
  • Heat Transfer Coefficients
  • Insulation
  • Vapor Barriers
  • Solar Heat Gain
  • Solar Shading
  • Thermally Light and Heavy Facilities
  • Conduction Heat Loads
  • Psychometric Chart
  • Air Heat Transfer
  • Water Heat Transfer