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Title:
AIR CONDITIONER
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2017/134803
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
An air conditioner provided with an indoor device (2) and an outdoor device (4) and having a heater function, wherein the air conditioner is provided with: a human sensor (3) for sensing the action of a user (5) in a room (1) in which the indoor device (2) is installed; and a control unit (100) for controlling the operation of the indoor device (2) and the outdoor device (4), the control unit (100) being connected to the human sensor (3). The control unit (100) operates the human sensor (3) during a sleeping state sensing mode including a scheduled wake-up time set by the user (5), determines on the basis of the sensing result of the human sensor (3) whether or not the user (5) is in a sleeping state, and upon determining that the user (5) is in a sleeping state, causes the indoor device (2) and the outdoor device (4) to perform a heating operation in discomfort mode, in which a room temperature at which the discomfort index at the humidity of the room (1) is equal to or greater than a predetermined threshold value is the target.

Inventors:
TAKADA, Yoshinori (13-5 Kudankita 1-chome, Chiyoda-k, Tokyo 73, 〒1020073, JP)
KATAYAMA, Kazuyuki (13-5 Kudankita 1-chome, Chiyoda-k, Tokyo 73, 〒1020073, JP)
Application Number:
JP2016/053417
Publication Date:
August 10, 2017
Filing Date:
February 04, 2016
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Assignee:
MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION (7-3 Marunouchi 2-chome, Chiyoda-ku Tokyo, 10, 〒1008310, JP)
International Classes:
F24F11/02
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
TAKAMURA, Jun (Sakai International Patent Office, Toranomon Mitsui Building 8-1, Kasumigaseki 3-chome, Chiyoda-k, Tokyo 13, 〒1000013, JP)
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