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@article{IJASEIT10565,
   author = {Remon Lapisa and Arwizet K and - Martias and - Purwantono and - Wakhinuddin and - Suparno and Zaid Romani},
   title = {Analysis of Thermal Effects of Roof Material on Indoor Temperature and Thermal Comfort},
   journal = {International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology},
   volume = {10},
   number = {5},
   year = {2020},
   pages = {2068--2074},
   keywords = {roof material; indoor temperature; thermal comfort; tropical region.},
   abstract = {The indoor thermal comfort is one of the key factors in designing an energy-efficient sustainable building. In the tropics, ensuring indoor thermal comfort using air conditioning systems is the primary cause of the high energy consumption of buildings. This thermal comfort is greatly affected by the characteristics of the building envelope material, including the roof. Zinc roofing sheet is the most common roofing material used in Indonesia because of its lightweight and easy installation. However, it is corrosive, and it has a high thermal conductivity that can lead to overheating in the room. In order to improve indoor thermal comfort, it is necessary to find alternative, environmentally friendly building roofing materials. The purpose of this experimental study is to analyze and evaluate the effect of the type of roofing material on rooms’ temperature profile and indoor thermal comfort level. Temperature measurements are carried out for three consecutive days on three prototype buildings with the one-twenty scale with different roofing materials: zinc plate, bamboo, and sugar palm fiber called Ijuk. In each building, four temperature sensors connected to a temperature data logger are placed at the rooftop surface, attic zone, bedroom, and living room. The measurement results show that the type of roofing material has a significant impact on the indoor temperature profile and comfort level both day and night. Considering the thermal performance shown by the results of the study, Ijuk can be a rational choice as a roofing material for residential houses in tropical climates.},
   issn = {2088-5334},
   publisher = {INSIGHT - Indonesian Society for Knowledge and Human Development},
   url = {http://ijaseit.insightsociety.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=1&article_id=10565},
   doi = {10.18517/ijaseit.10.5.10565}
}

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%A Lapisa, Remon
%A K, Arwizet
%A Martias, -
%A Purwantono, -
%A Wakhinuddin, -
%A Suparno, -
%A Romani, Zaid
%D 2020
%T Analysis of Thermal Effects of Roof Material on Indoor Temperature and Thermal Comfort
%B 2020
%9 roof material; indoor temperature; thermal comfort; tropical region.
%! Analysis of Thermal Effects of Roof Material on Indoor Temperature and Thermal Comfort
%K roof material; indoor temperature; thermal comfort; tropical region.
%X The indoor thermal comfort is one of the key factors in designing an energy-efficient sustainable building. In the tropics, ensuring indoor thermal comfort using air conditioning systems is the primary cause of the high energy consumption of buildings. This thermal comfort is greatly affected by the characteristics of the building envelope material, including the roof. Zinc roofing sheet is the most common roofing material used in Indonesia because of its lightweight and easy installation. However, it is corrosive, and it has a high thermal conductivity that can lead to overheating in the room. In order to improve indoor thermal comfort, it is necessary to find alternative, environmentally friendly building roofing materials. The purpose of this experimental study is to analyze and evaluate the effect of the type of roofing material on rooms’ temperature profile and indoor thermal comfort level. Temperature measurements are carried out for three consecutive days on three prototype buildings with the one-twenty scale with different roofing materials: zinc plate, bamboo, and sugar palm fiber called Ijuk. In each building, four temperature sensors connected to a temperature data logger are placed at the rooftop surface, attic zone, bedroom, and living room. The measurement results show that the type of roofing material has a significant impact on the indoor temperature profile and comfort level both day and night. Considering the thermal performance shown by the results of the study, Ijuk can be a rational choice as a roofing material for residential houses in tropical climates.
%U http://ijaseit.insightsociety.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=1&article_id=10565
%R doi:10.18517/ijaseit.10.5.10565
%J International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology
%V 10
%N 5
%@ 2088-5334

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Remon Lapisa,Arwizet K,- Martias,- Purwantono,- Wakhinuddin,- Suparno and Zaid Romani,"Analysis of Thermal Effects of Roof Material on Indoor Temperature and Thermal Comfort," International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology, vol. 10, no. 5, pp. 2068-2074, 2020. [Online]. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.18517/ijaseit.10.5.10565.

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TY  - JOUR
AU  - Lapisa, Remon
AU  - K, Arwizet
AU  - Martias, -
AU  - Purwantono, -
AU  - Wakhinuddin, -
AU  - Suparno, -
AU  - Romani, Zaid
PY  - 2020
TI  - Analysis of Thermal Effects of Roof Material on Indoor Temperature and Thermal Comfort
JF  - International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology; Vol. 10 (2020) No. 5
Y2  - 2020
SP  - 2068
EP  - 2074
SN  - 2088-5334
PB  - INSIGHT - Indonesian Society for Knowledge and Human Development
KW  - roof material; indoor temperature; thermal comfort; tropical region.
N2  - The indoor thermal comfort is one of the key factors in designing an energy-efficient sustainable building. In the tropics, ensuring indoor thermal comfort using air conditioning systems is the primary cause of the high energy consumption of buildings. This thermal comfort is greatly affected by the characteristics of the building envelope material, including the roof. Zinc roofing sheet is the most common roofing material used in Indonesia because of its lightweight and easy installation. However, it is corrosive, and it has a high thermal conductivity that can lead to overheating in the room. In order to improve indoor thermal comfort, it is necessary to find alternative, environmentally friendly building roofing materials. The purpose of this experimental study is to analyze and evaluate the effect of the type of roofing material on rooms’ temperature profile and indoor thermal comfort level. Temperature measurements are carried out for three consecutive days on three prototype buildings with the one-twenty scale with different roofing materials: zinc plate, bamboo, and sugar palm fiber called Ijuk. In each building, four temperature sensors connected to a temperature data logger are placed at the rooftop surface, attic zone, bedroom, and living room. The measurement results show that the type of roofing material has a significant impact on the indoor temperature profile and comfort level both day and night. Considering the thermal performance shown by the results of the study, Ijuk can be a rational choice as a roofing material for residential houses in tropical climates.
UR  - http://ijaseit.insightsociety.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=1&article_id=10565
DO  - 10.18517/ijaseit.10.5.10565

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A1 Lapisa, Remon
A1 K, Arwizet
A1 Martias, -
A1 Purwantono, -
A1 Wakhinuddin, -
A1 Suparno, -
A1 Romani, Zaid
T1 Analysis of Thermal Effects of Roof Material on Indoor Temperature and Thermal Comfort
JF International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology
VO 10
IS 5
YR 2020
SP 2068
OP 2074
SN 2088-5334
PB INSIGHT - Indonesian Society for Knowledge and Human Development
K1 roof material; indoor temperature; thermal comfort; tropical region.
AB The indoor thermal comfort is one of the key factors in designing an energy-efficient sustainable building. In the tropics, ensuring indoor thermal comfort using air conditioning systems is the primary cause of the high energy consumption of buildings. This thermal comfort is greatly affected by the characteristics of the building envelope material, including the roof. Zinc roofing sheet is the most common roofing material used in Indonesia because of its lightweight and easy installation. However, it is corrosive, and it has a high thermal conductivity that can lead to overheating in the room. In order to improve indoor thermal comfort, it is necessary to find alternative, environmentally friendly building roofing materials. The purpose of this experimental study is to analyze and evaluate the effect of the type of roofing material on rooms’ temperature profile and indoor thermal comfort level. Temperature measurements are carried out for three consecutive days on three prototype buildings with the one-twenty scale with different roofing materials: zinc plate, bamboo, and sugar palm fiber called Ijuk. In each building, four temperature sensors connected to a temperature data logger are placed at the rooftop surface, attic zone, bedroom, and living room. The measurement results show that the type of roofing material has a significant impact on the indoor temperature profile and comfort level both day and night. Considering the thermal performance shown by the results of the study, Ijuk can be a rational choice as a roofing material for residential houses in tropical climates.
LK http://ijaseit.insightsociety.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=1&article_id=10565
DO  - 10.18517/ijaseit.10.5.10565