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Breakage Mechanism and Heat Transfer

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Abstract

In previous chapters, experimental and numerous studies concerning thermal performance of glass façades were reported. However, the mechanism of cracking in glazing is still unknown.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.State Key Laboratory of Fire ScienceUniversity of Science and Technology of ChinaHefeiChina
  2. 2.Department of Architecture and Civil EngineeringCity University of Hong KongKowloon TongHong Kong

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