# AIRFLOWNETWORK:OCCUPANTVENTILATIONCONTROL

This object is used to provide advanced thermal comfort control of window opening and closing for both exterior and interior windows.

##### Name

Type: alphanumeric

Enter the name where the advanced thermal comfort control is required.

##### Minimum Opening Time

Type: real number

Unit: minutes

Minimum: 0.0

Default: 0.0

##### Minimum Closing Time

Type: real number

Unit: minutes

Minimum: 0.0

Default: 0.0

##### Thermal Comfort Low Temperature Curve Name

Type: list of objects
(

CURVE:EXPONENTIALDECAY,

CURVE:RECTANGULARHYPERBOLA1,

CURVE:QUARTIC,

CURVE:EXPONENTIALSKEWNORMAL,

CURVE:CUBIC,

CURVE:EXPONENT,

CURVE:DOUBLEEXPONENTIALDECAY,

CURVE:FUNCTIONAL:PRESSUREDROP,

CURVE:SIGMOID,

CURVE:LINEAR,

TABLE:LOOKUP,

CURVE:QUADRATIC or

CURVE:RECTANGULARHYPERBOLA2)

Enter a curve name that represents thermal comfort temperature as a function of outdoor dry-bulb temperature. Up to two curves are allowed if the performance cannot be represented by a single curve. The following two fields are used if two curves are required.

##### Thermal Comfort Temperature Boundary Point

Type: real number

This point is used to allow separate low and high thermal comfort temperature curves. If a single performance curve is used, leave this field blank.

Unit: C

Minimum: 0.0

Default: 10.0

##### Thermal Comfort High Temperature Curve Name

Type: list of objects
(

CURVE:EXPONENTIALDECAY,

CURVE:RECTANGULARHYPERBOLA1,

CURVE:QUARTIC,

CURVE:EXPONENTIALSKEWNORMAL,

CURVE:CUBIC,

CURVE:EXPONENT,

CURVE:DOUBLEEXPONENTIALDECAY,

CURVE:FUNCTIONAL:PRESSUREDROP,

CURVE:SIGMOID,

CURVE:LINEAR,

TABLE:LOOKUP,

CURVE:QUADRATIC or

CURVE:RECTANGULARHYPERBOLA2)

Enter a curve name that represents thermal comfort temperature as a function of outdoor dry-bulb temperature. Up to two curves are allowed if the performance cannot be represented by a single curve. If a single performance curve is used, leave this field blank.

##### Maximum Threshold for Persons Dissatisfied PPD

Type: real number

Unit: percent

Minimum: 0

Maximum: 100

Default: 10.0

##### Occupancy Check

Type: choice
(Yes or No)

If Yes, occupancy check will be performed as part of the opening probability check.

Default: No

##### Opening Probability Schedule Name

Type: list of objects
(

SCHEDULE:COMPACT,

SCHEDULE:CONSTANT,

SCHEDULE:YEAR,

EXTERNALINTERFACE:SCHEDULE,

SCHEDULE:FILE or

EXTERNALINTERFACE:FUNCTIONALMOCKUPUNITIMPORT:TO:SCHEDULE)

If this field is blank, the opening probability check is bypassed and opening is true.

##### Closing Probability Schedule Name

Type: list of objects
(

SCHEDULE:COMPACT,

SCHEDULE:CONSTANT,

SCHEDULE:YEAR,

EXTERNALINTERFACE:SCHEDULE,

SCHEDULE:FILE or

EXTERNALINTERFACE:FUNCTIONALMOCKUPUNITIMPORT:TO:SCHEDULE)

If this field is blank, the closing probability check is bypassed and closing is true.