Year 2019, Volume 3 , Issue 2, Pages 45 - 51 2019-06-20

Heat Loss and Exergy Flow through Respiration of the Human Body under Different Meteorological Conditions

Mehmet Bilgili [1] , Beşir Şahin [2] , Erdoğan Şimşek [3] , Arif Özbek [4] , Abdulkadir Yaşar [5]


In this study, monthly total heat loss (evaporative and convective heat losses) and exergy flow that occur as a result of respiration were determined for human bodies in states of light and heavy activity levels, and comparisons of the results obtained were made according to different meteorological conditions and regions. For this purpose, seven different climate zones (CZ-1, CZ-2, CZ-3, CZ-4, CZ-5, CZ-6 and CZ-7) in Turkey were selected. Meteorological parameters such as atmospheric temperature, atmospheric pressure and relative humidity were used for energy and exergy analyses. According to the obtained results, total heat loss and exergy flow through respiration of the human body demonstrated considerable variations seasonally depending on the climate zones. The highest heat loss and exergy flow values were determined in the region of Continental climate (CZ-2), while the lowest heat loss and exergy flow values were obtained in the region of Mediterranean climate (CZ-5). For a human body engaging in light activity in a hot climate zone, the exhaled air temperature, specific humidity and relative humidity values were determined as 35.11 oC, 0.0333 kg H2O/kg dry air and 91.3%, respectively.  

Climate zone; Environmental differences; Exergy flow; Human physiology; Metabolism; Meteorological Conditions; Respiratory heat loss
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Orcid: 0000-0001-2345-6790
Author: Mehmet Bilgili
Institution: Çukurova Üniversitesi Ceyhan Mühendislik Fakültesi Makine Mühendisliği Bölümü
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-2345-6791
Author: Beşir Şahin
Institution: Çukurova Üniversitesi Mühendislik Fakültesi Makine Mühendisliği Bölümü
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-2345-6792
Author: Erdoğan Şimşek
Institution: Çukurova Üniversitesi Adana Meslek Yüksekokulu
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-2345-6793
Author: Arif Özbek
Institution: ÇUKUROVA ÜNİVERSİTESİ, CEYHAN MÜHENDİSLİK FAKÜLTESİ, MAKİNE MÜHENDİSLİĞİ BÖLÜMÜ
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-2345-6789
Author: Abdulkadir Yaşar (Primary Author)
Institution: Çukurova Üniversitesi Ceyhan Mühendislik Fakültesi Makine Mühendisliği Bölümü
Country: Turkey


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Publication Date : June 20, 2019

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APA Bilgili, M , Şahin, B , Şimşek, E , Özbek, A , Yaşar, A . (2019). Heat Loss and Exergy Flow through Respiration of the Human Body under Different Meteorological Conditions. European Mechanical Science , 3 (2) , 45-51 . DOI: 10.26701/ems.531702
MLA Bilgili, M , Şahin, B , Şimşek, E , Özbek, A , Yaşar, A . "Heat Loss and Exergy Flow through Respiration of the Human Body under Different Meteorological Conditions". European Mechanical Science 3 (2019 ): 45-51 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/ems/issue/45453/531702>
Chicago Bilgili, M , Şahin, B , Şimşek, E , Özbek, A , Yaşar, A . "Heat Loss and Exergy Flow through Respiration of the Human Body under Different Meteorological Conditions". European Mechanical Science 3 (2019 ): 45-51
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ISNAD Bilgili, Mehmet , Şahin, Beşir , Şimşek, Erdoğan , Özbek, Arif , Yaşar, Abdulkadir . "Heat Loss and Exergy Flow through Respiration of the Human Body under Different Meteorological Conditions". European Mechanical Science 3 / 2 (June 2019): 45-51 . https://doi.org/10.26701/ems.531702
AMA Bilgili M , Şahin B , Şimşek E , Özbek A , Yaşar A . Heat Loss and Exergy Flow through Respiration of the Human Body under Different Meteorological Conditions. EMS. 2019; 3(2): 45-51.
Vancouver Bilgili M , Şahin B , Şimşek E , Özbek A , Yaşar A . Heat Loss and Exergy Flow through Respiration of the Human Body under Different Meteorological Conditions. European Mechanical Science. 2019; 3(2): 51-45.