Passive Solar Heating and Hot Water Supply for Medical Purposes in Extreme Situations
Lyudmila Aleksandrova

Lyudmila Aleksandrova, Associate Professor, Department of Architecture, University, Structural Engineering & Architecture, Sofia Bulgaria.
Manuscript received on 11 August 2016 | Revised Manuscript received on 20 August 2016 | Manuscript Published on 30 August 2016 | PP: 35-37 | Volume-6 Issue-3, August 2016 | Retrieval Number: C2347086316/16©BEIESP
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Abstract: In the paper are shown several ways for passive solar heating and hot water supply by using rainwater for medical purposes, demonstrated in patent BG66192 (B1) – „Solar energy application for hot water residential supply and air heating in a modular medical unit (operation theatre) in extreme situations” . Here are also explained the applications of stretched membranes as well as the use of tensegrity structures as a way of execution of protective screens for the chambers and volumes.
Keywords: Passive, Solar Heating, Hot Water Supply, Medical Purposes, Extreme Situations.

Scope of the Article: Water Supply and Drainage