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Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) and Ethylene Tetrafluoroethylene Copolymer (ETFE)

Construction Materials Reference Book

Routledge, 2014

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... (PTFE) and Ethylene 25 Tetrafluoroethylene Copolymer (ETFE) Arthur Lyons MA MSc PhD Dip Arch Hon LRSA De Montfort University Contents 25.1 Introduction 270 25.2 Manufacture 270 25.3 Chemical composition 270 25.4 Standard forms...

Seeing the Process: Ladybug + Honeybee, Dynamic Building Simulation Solutions for Integrated Iterative Design

Mostapha Sadeghipour Roudasari

Mostapha Sadeghipour Roudasari is a designer and software developer focused on the integration of parametric environmental analysis and architectural design. He is the creator of opensource environmental plugins including Ladybug and Honeybee and web applications such as epwmap and Pollination. He lectures and teaches seminars frequently throughout Architecture and Engineering schools, the AEC community, and as a lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Energy Accounts : Architectural Representations of Energy, Climate, and the Future

Routledge, 2017

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... Seeing the Process: Ladybug + Honeybee, Dynamic Building Simulation Solutions for Integrated Iterative Design Mostapha Sadeghipour Roudasari Model operator Model operator Model operator Integrated Dynamic Model Design Tool VPL BPS...

Introduction: Accounting For Energy

Energy Accounts : Architectural Representations of Energy, Climate, and the Future

Routledge, 2017

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... Accounting For Energy How does one tell the story of energy production, use, or conservation in a manner suf- ficiently convincing to influence policy, behavior, and design? This question goes beyond simply “data visualization,” a design...

Afterword

John Swaffield

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John Swaffield is Emeritus Professor and former head of the School of the Built Environment and its Drainage Research Group at Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh. From 1996 to 2003 he was chair of the Water Regulations Advisory Committee of the UK government’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and he was President of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers for 2008–09. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Gormley

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Michael Gormley is a Senior Lecturer in Architectural Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been an active researcher in the field of fluid flow modelling since 2000. His research interests include pressure transient propagation and suppression in high rise buildings, water conservation and the modelling and control of infection spread in hospitals. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Grant Wright

Grant Wright is a lecturer in Civil Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. His research interests include fluid flow modelling at multiple scales, ranging from curtilage level drainage systems through to regional scale flood modelling, as well as the performance of Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems and public perception of flooding related issues. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ian McDougall

Ian McDougall is a computing officer in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been responsible for the production and maintenance of drainage related computer models since 1995. His research specialisms are solid transport in horizontal drains and water conservation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Transient Free Surface Flows in Building Drainage Systems

Routledge, 2015

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... This book has sought to set out the fundamental engineering science relating to the prediction and simulation of building drainage free surface flows, based on nearly 40 years of research and investigation. This has led...

Resource Allocation

Gregory Norris

Gregory Norris founded and directs Sylvatica, an international Life Cycle Assessment institute that consults on Life Cycle Assessment to the UN, governments in the USA and abroad, a variety of Fortune 500 companies, industrial associations, smaller companies, and the non-profit sector. He is Visiting Professor with the Applied Sustainability Center (ASC) at the University of Arkansas, where he helps the ASC advance the availability of valid and transparent life cycle inventory data, and its application to spur innovation for sustainability. Gregory has led the development of the methods, modeling, and software to implement Life Cycle Assessment within the US Green Building Council’s LEED rating system. He founded Earthster, an open-source sustainable information platform, and New Earth, a global fund for community-driven sustainable development. Gregory teaches Life Cycle Assessment and is Adjunct Lecturer at the Harvard School of Public Health. He is an editor for the International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment and the Journal of Industrial Ecology. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Infrastructure Sustainability and Design

Routledge, 2012

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... Resource allocation gregory norris h a r va r d s c h o o l o f p u b l i c h e a lt h the zofnass framework for infrastructure sustainability calls for Within the resource allocation category, three subcategories optimum allocation...

Sustainability Aspects of Large-Scale Wind Power Development

George C. Kendrick

George C. Kendrick is a Senior Principal at international design firm Stantec Consulting, where he coordinates strategic planning and design for large-scale renewable-energy projects. With over 30 years’ experience in industry, academia, and environmental consulting, George has coordinated environmental assessments and technical support for a wide range of development projects, including work on more than 80 wind farms, regional studies related to hydropower licensing, mine site restoration, and critical issues analysis for client renewable energy portfolios. A certified professional geologist, George holds an MS from the University of Montana and an AB in Earth Sciences from Dartmouth College. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Infrastructure Sustainability and Design

Routledge, 2012

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... Sustainability Aspects of Large-Scale Wind Power development george c. kendrick s ta n t e c c o n s u lt i n g IntroductIon of acres of land to utility-scale solar photovoltaic collection arrays that modify or eliminate habitats...

Social Sustainability: Influence Beyond Site

Joshua Zeunert

Joshua Zeunart is a lecturer in Planning and Landscape Architecture at Deakin University, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Landscape Architecture and Environmental Sustainability : Creating Positive Change through Design

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2017

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... Northala Fields This London project effectively paid for itself through generating income SOCIAL SUSTAINABILITY: INFLUENCE BEYOND SITE Landscape architecture is not simply the process of designing surface treatments, spatial forms...

The business case for sustainable healthy buildings

Derek Clements-Croome

Derek Clements-Croome is Professor Emeritus in architectural engineering in the School of the Built Environment at the University of Reading, UK, and Visiting Professor at Queen Mary University of London, UK. He worked in the building design and contracting industry for several years before entering university life. He has founded and directed courses including a BSc in building environmental engineering at Loughborough University in 1970 and an inter-disciplinary EPSRC-sponsored MSc in Intelligent Buildings at Reading University in 1996. He has also worked in architecture and building engineering at the University of Bath, UK (1978-1988). He now offers strategic advice to clients, designers and facilities managers on attaining and managing healthy and sustainable environments in buildings of all types. He researches, writes and lectures on these issues for companies, universities and wider audiences nationally and internationally in China, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Poland and Finland particularly. Some of his books have been published in Chinese and Russian. He edits and founded the Intelligent Buildings International journal first published by Taylor and Francis in 2009. Derek is a Commissioner on air quality and biodiversity for the boroughs of Hammersmith-Fulham and for the Zero-Fifty Commission for Haringey. He is also Building Environmental Expert for the CABE arm of the Design Council and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine and also the BRE Academy. He was a member of the UK Green Building Council team that wrote the report Health and Wellbeing in Homes July 2016 and the World Green Building Council Report 2014 on Health Wellbeing and Productivity in Offices. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Creating the Productive Workplace : Places to Work Creatively

Routledge, 2018

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... The business case for sustainable healthy buildings Health, productivity and economic consequences Derek Clements-Croome E mployers are recognising that good health is a total business issue, and a lack of it affects work...

Simulation of free surface unsteady flow in building drainage networks

John Swaffield

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John Swaffield is Emeritus Professor and former head of the School of the Built Environment and its Drainage Research Group at Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh. From 1996 to 2003 he was chair of the Water Regulations Advisory Committee of the UK government’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and he was President of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers for 2008–09. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Gormley

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Michael Gormley is a Senior Lecturer in Architectural Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been an active researcher in the field of fluid flow modelling since 2000. His research interests include pressure transient propagation and suppression in high rise buildings, water conservation and the modelling and control of infection spread in hospitals. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Grant Wright

Grant Wright is a lecturer in Civil Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. His research interests include fluid flow modelling at multiple scales, ranging from curtilage level drainage systems through to regional scale flood modelling, as well as the performance of Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems and public perception of flooding related issues. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ian McDougall

Ian McDougall is a computing officer in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been responsible for the production and maintenance of drainage related computer models since 1995. His research specialisms are solid transport in horizontal drains and water conservation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Transient Free Surface Flows in Building Drainage Systems

Routledge, 2015

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... unsteady flow in building drainage networks The flow regime within building drainage networks is both dominated by, and arguably defined by, the attenuation of appliance discharges as they propagate through the network. Attenuation...

Shaping the Built Environment and Infrastructure to Improve our Quality of Life

Bill Valentine

Bill Valentine is Chairman and Design Principal of HOK, a global architectural design and services firm. A 49-year veteran of HOK, Valentine serves as a vocal advocate for sustainability with employees and clients, as well as leading the design of several projects each year. Within the design and construction industry, Bill actively promotes his definition of “good design” as a simple idea, elegantly executed and inspiring, with social significance and in harmony with the environment. Valentine’s diverse, award-winning design portfolio includes the Wellmark Blue Cross/Blue Shield Corporate Headquarters Building in Des Moines, Iowa; Phoenix Automated Train Project at Phoenix International Airport; the Biogen Idec Research and Development Campus in San Diego; Natural Sciences 1 and Natural Sciences 2 at the University of California—Irvine; Nortel Campus in Ottawa, Canada; Adobe Systems Inc. World Headquarters in San Jose; Levi’s Plaza in San Francisco; Microsoft Augusta Campus in Redmond, Washington; Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco; Phoenix Municipal Courthouse; and King Khaled International Airport in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. His recent awards include being named “Corporate Real Estate Executive of the Year” by CoreNet Global’s Northern California Chapter and being honored with the “Outstanding Business Executive” award by the American Public Transportation Association. Bill earned a Bachelor of Architecture Degree from North Carolina State University and a Master of Architecture Degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Design. A Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, he is a frequent speaker and author on sustainable design topics. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Infrastructure Sustainability and Design

Routledge, 2012

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... Shaping the Built envirnment and Infrastructure t Imprve ur Quality f life bill valentine 1 h k the wrld needs ur help. It’s time fr planners and architects t fcus ur skills n imprving peple’s lives. Scial Quality f life has three main...