By R. Raymond Issa, Ian Flood
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Whereas the idea and alertness of finite parts equipment might be prolonged to incompatible, hybrid, and combined aspect equipment, very important concerns, corresponding to settling on the reliability of the answer of incompatible multivariable parts, besides a typical belief of impracticality, have hindered the common implementation of those equipment.
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H. D Candidate, Dept. edu 2 Professor, Dept. edu 3 Assistant Professor, Dept. edu 4 Professor and Head, Dept. edu ABSTRACT Heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems account for about 40% of energy used in buildings in the United States in 2008. Analysis of the energy efficiency of HVAC systems requires building-related information, such as building design, HVAC configurations, indoor environment measurements and load requirements. However, since building projects involve multiple disciplines, the needed information is stored in heterogeneous sources, such as design drawings, equipment manuals and sensor networks.
F. (2005b). " Episteme-1 Conference in Goa. J. Ramadas, and S. Chunawala, eds. Goa, India, Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, 55-90. Sowa J. F. (1999). Knowledge representation: Logical, philosophical, and computational foundations, Brooks Cole Publishing Co, Pacific Grove, CA. Exploration and Comparison of Approaches for Integrating Heterogeneous Information Sources to Support Performance Analysis of HVAC Systems X. Liu1, B. Akinci2, M. Bergés3 and J.
The original schemas of the information sources are very complex. For example, the schema for building information contains more than 600 classes (buildingSMART 2010). This feature also calls for developing new schema instead of mapping the complex schemas. However, because the individual mediators work independently, it is very challenging to use the mediator architecture to consistently process information items from the complex original schema. Therefore, the global schema architecture better fits this feature.
Computing in Civil Engineering (2012) by R. Raymond Issa, Ian Flood