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Title: Mitigation of extremely low frequency magnetic fields from electrical installations in high-rise buildings
Authors: Burnett, J
Du, Y 
Keywords: ELF magnetic fields
Building electrical installations
Electromagnetic interference
Health concerns
Mitigation measures
Issue Date: 2002
Publisher: Pergamon Press
Source: Building and environment, 2002, v. 37, no. 8-9, p. 769-775 How to cite?
Journal: Building and environment 
Abstract: The health impacts on people exposed to power line generated magnetic fields remains somewhat controversial. Under certain circumstances, such extremely low frequency (ELF) magnetic fields also arise in high-rise buildings in Hong Kong, causing interference with sensitive equipment, and with it concerns about the potential health impacts on affected persons. Due to a general lack of awareness electrical design and installation engineers rarely consider the issue, This paper discusses the problem of ELF fields generated by a building's electrical distribution system, and provides simplified analytical techniques that lead to practical solutions for eliminating interference problems as well as reducing concerns about health impacts.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/23164
ISSN: 0360-1323
EISSN: 1873-684X
DOI: 10.1016/S0360-1323(02)00043-4
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