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Nanomaterial + Super-Insulator = Aerogel

Franca Trubiano

Franca Trubiano is a Registered Architect (O.A.Q., Int. Assoc. AIA) and Assistant Professor at Penn Design, University of Pennsylvania, where she received her doctoral degree and conducts research in construction technology, emerging materials, tectonic theory, integrated design and architectural ecologies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Design and Construction of High-Performance Homes : Building Envelopes, Renewable Energies and Integrated Practice

Routledge, 2013

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Responsive Building Envelopes: Characteristics and Evolving Paradigms

Kathy Velikov

Kathy Velikov is an Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning. They are principals of the research-based practice RVTR. Their design work, research and writing focuses on built environments and landscapes that are shaped and mediated by advanced materials, technologies and energies, within the context of complex ecological, economic, and social systems. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Geoffrey Thün

Geoffrey Thün is an Associate Professor at the University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning. They are principals of the research-based practice RVTR. Their design work, research and writing focuses on built environments and landscapes that are shaped and mediated by advanced materials, technologies and energies, within the context of complex ecological, economic, and social systems. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Design and Construction of High-Performance Homes : Building Envelopes, Renewable Energies and Integrated Practice

Routledge, 2013

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Picking up moves from social movements

Ann Thorpe

Ann Thorpe is currently based at the Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Architecture and Design Versus Consumerism : How Design Activism Confronts Growth

Earthscan, 2012

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Postscript

Victor Buchli

Victor Buchli is Reader in Material Culture at the Department of Anthropology, University College London, UK, and Editor of Home Cultures. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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An Anthropology of Architecture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

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...1 Having considered the home and architectural form in fragments and ruins and the complex effects of the wider circulation of these disintegrated forms and their flows and shifting registers, how might we then consider the wider sense...

Systems-Integrated Photovoltaics (SIPVs)

Jeffrey R. S. Brownson

Jeffrey R. is a faculty member in the John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering, College of Earth & Mineral Sciences, at the Pennsylvania State University. He served as the Director of the Natural Fusion team at Penn State for the Solar Decathlon 2009. His research team achieves a unique integration of disciplines: materials research, integrative solar system design, and energy systems simulations for analysis of new technologies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Design and Construction of High-Performance Homes : Building Envelopes, Renewable Energies and Integrated Practice

Routledge, 2013

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The cycle of learning

Roderick Kemsley

Roderick Kemsley is founding Director of the award-winning architectural practice studioKAP, www.studioKAP.com, whose built work has been published in Germany, Japan, Italy, Scandinavia and the UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Christopher Platt

Christopher Platt is founding Director of studioKAP and Head and Professor of Architecture at the Mackintosh School of Architecture, Glasgow. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dwelling with Architecture

Routledge, 2012

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The Rebound Effect and Domestic Heating

Ray Galvin

Ray Galvin has an interdisciplinary background, including engineering, social science and policy studies. He works with the Engineering and Architecture Departments at the University of Cambridge, UK, and the Business and Economics Faculty at RWTH-Aachen University, Germany. His main research interest in recent years has been energy efficiency upgrades of existing homes, focusing mostly on Germany and the UK, but also on Europe more widely. He has published extensively on economic, social, technical and policy issues with regard to domestic energy consumption. His empirical and theoretical work includes research on the rebound effect in both buildings and transport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Rebound Effect in Home Heating : A Guide for Policymakers and Practitioners

Routledge, 2016

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Prefabricated

Michael Coates

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Graeme Brooker

Graeme Brooker is Professor and Head of Interior Design at the Royal College of Art, London. He has taught Interior Architecture and Design at the University of Brighton, University of Wales Institute Cardiff and Manchester Metropolitan University. Between 2013 and 2015 He was the Head of the Department of Fashion and Interiors at Middlesex University, London. He has been a visiting professor at institutions across Europe, the Far East and America. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sally Stone

Sally Stone is an academic, writer and designer. She is the leader of the college of Continuity in Architecture, an Atelier for post-graduate teaching and research based in Manchester School of Architecture, UK, where she also leads the MA Architecture and Heritage course. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Interior Architecture and Design

AVA Publishing SA, 2009

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...The Morton Loft in New York by LOT-EK was constructed by installing a prefabricated container in the space, to create two sleeping pods raised above the main living area.This term refers to buildings or building elements...

Building Systems, Controls and Automation

t russell Gentry

T. Russell Gentry is an Associate Professor in the School of Architecture at the Georgia Institute of Technology and a registered professional engineer. His research focuses on the development and performance assessment of building materials and systems, on the environmental impact of buildings, and on the representation of design and fabrication knowledge in computational environments. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Design and Construction of High-Performance Homes : Building Envelopes, Renewable Energies and Integrated Practice

Routledge, 2013

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Understanding Building Structures

Simon Dodsworth

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Stephen Anderson

Stephen Anderson is a lecturer at Portsmouth School of Architecture, University of Portsmouth, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Fundamentals of Interior Design

Fairchild Books, 2015

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...The Welsh Assembly in Cardiff, Wales, is constructed from slate, timber, and glass and was designed by the Richard Rogers Partnership. This view shows the lobby and the dramatic ceiling and funnel. Sustainable materials were used throughout...