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Part 1: Heat, the thermal environment

Introduction to Architectural Science : The Basis of Sustainable Design

Routledge, 2014

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... CONTENTS Symbols and abbreviations 1 List of figures 3 1.4 Thermal behaviour of buildings 35 1.4.1 Solar control 35 List of tables 4 1.4.2 Ventilation 41 List of worked examples 4 1.4.3 Steady state heat flow 43 List of equations 4 1.4.4...

Common takes on adaptability

Robert Schmidt

Robert Schmidt III is an architect and academic. He is Senior Lecturer in Architecture at Loughborough University, UK, a visiting researcher at Chongqing University, China, and the founder of Idapu, a design and research practice. His recent work has focused on urban transformation strategies, architectural education and practice models. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Simon Austin

Simon Austin is Professor of Structural Engineering at Loughborough University, UK. His research interests include 3D printing, concrete materials and structures, building systems, workplace design and design management. He co-founded Adept Management, an international consultancy specializing in design and engineering management Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Adaptable Architecture : Theory and practice

Routledge, 2016

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... Common takes on adaptability It might be argued that adaptability is merely a state of mind of those involved rather than a technical capacity. Three camps of thinking repeatedly emerged in our studies and in each case a continuum...

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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... Building Systems, Controls and Automation t . r u s s e l l g e n t r y ABSTRACT: This chapter discusses the design, selection, and control of high-performance building mechanical systems used in single- and multiple-family dwellings...

Research and development for green buildings

Brian W. Edwards

Brian Edwards is Emeritus Professor of Architecture at ECA, part of Edinburgh University, and was Associate Professor of Sustainable Architecture at the Royal Danish Academy of Architecture, Design and Conservation from 2008 to 2011. An architect by training, he has worked for various architectural practices in the UK and Canada, including RMJM. His Ph.D. is from the Mackintosh School of Architecture and he has an MSc in Environmental Conservation from Heriot-Watt University. Professor Edwards is the author of twenty books and many journal articles on topics from building types, urbanism and sustainable design. He was awarded the CIOB Gold Medal in 2001 for his co-authored book ‘Sustainable Housing’. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Emanuele Naboni

Emanuele Naboni is Associate Professor of Architecture at the Royal Danish Academy of Architecture, Design and Conservation specializing in sustainable design and the theory and practice of environmental modelling. He trained as an architect at Milan Polytechnic where he obtained his Ph.D. He has been a researcher at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and worked for a time on green projects in SOM’s office in San Francisco. He is a LEED Accredited Professional. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Green Buildings Pay : Design, productivity and ecology

Routledge, 2013

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... 3 Research and development for green buildings 3.1DEVELOPING THE KNOWLEDGE BASE FOR PRACTICE Emanuele Naboni In the architectural profession there is increasing pressure to the architectural profession, green claims need to be based...

Linking theory to case studies

Robert Schmidt

Robert Schmidt III is an architect and academic. He is Senior Lecturer in Architecture at Loughborough University, UK, a visiting researcher at Chongqing University, China, and the founder of Idapu, a design and research practice. His recent work has focused on urban transformation strategies, architectural education and practice models. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Simon Austin

Simon Austin is Professor of Structural Engineering at Loughborough University, UK. His research interests include 3D printing, concrete materials and structures, building systems, workplace design and design management. He co-founded Adept Management, an international consultancy specializing in design and engineering management Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Adaptable Architecture : Theory and practice

Routledge, 2016

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... Linking theory to case studies 13.1 Design strategies and building characteristics Table 13.1 maps the characteristics (rows) across the primary building case studies (columns). It shows that nine of the characteristics were embedded...

Internal Heat Gains, Heating and Cooling

Ljubomir Jankovic

Ljubomir Jankovic is Professor of Zero Carbon Design at Birmingham City University, UK. He conducts multidisciplinary research in the field of zero carbon design of buildings, and has established a research group called Zero Carbon Lab. He has worked on instrumental monitoring, dynamic simulation and environmental design of buildings over a career spanning three decades. He is Programme Director for a Master’s course on Zero Carbon Architecture and Retrofit Design. He holds a BSc (Mech. Eng.) from the University of Belgrade and a PhD from the University of Birmingham, and is a Chartered Engineer, a Member of CIBSE, a Member of ASHRAE, and a Fellow of the Institution of Analysts and Programmers. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Designing Zero Carbon Buildings using Dynamic Simulation Methods

Routledge, 2017

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... INTERNAL HEAT GAINS, HEATING AND COOLING BUILDING HEAT BALANCE Internal temperature in a building is a consequence of a natural tendency to establish equilibrium or balance between heat gains and heat losses. Discrepancies between heat...

Natural Daylight

Ljubomir Jankovic

Ljubomir Jankovic is Professor of Zero Carbon Design at Birmingham City University, UK. He conducts multidisciplinary research in the field of zero carbon design of buildings, and has established a research group called Zero Carbon Lab. He has worked on instrumental monitoring, dynamic simulation and environmental design of buildings over a career spanning three decades. He is Programme Director for a Master’s course on Zero Carbon Architecture and Retrofit Design. He holds a BSc (Mech. Eng.) from the University of Belgrade and a PhD from the University of Birmingham, and is a Chartered Engineer, a Member of CIBSE, a Member of ASHRAE, and a Fellow of the Institution of Analysts and Programmers. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Designing Zero Carbon Buildings using Dynamic Simulation Methods

Routledge, 2017

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... NATURAL DAYLIGHT This chapter explores the major characteristics of daylight and explains simulation-based daylight design. For background reading on fundamental principles and case studies the reader is advised to consult the book...

Electrical Lighting and its Integration with Natural Daylight

Ljubomir Jankovic

Ljubomir Jankovic is Professor of Zero Carbon Design at Birmingham City University, UK. He conducts multidisciplinary research in the field of zero carbon design of buildings, and has established a research group called Zero Carbon Lab. He has worked on instrumental monitoring, dynamic simulation and environmental design of buildings over a career spanning three decades. He is Programme Director for a Master’s course on Zero Carbon Architecture and Retrofit Design. He holds a BSc (Mech. Eng.) from the University of Belgrade and a PhD from the University of Birmingham, and is a Chartered Engineer, a Member of CIBSE, a Member of ASHRAE, and a Fellow of the Institution of Analysts and Programmers. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Designing Zero Carbon Buildings using Dynamic Simulation Methods

Routledge, 2017

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... ELECTRICAL LIGHTING AND ITS INTEGRATION WITH NATURAL DAYLIGHT Electrical lighting accounts for a considerable proportion of energy consumption and consequent carbon emissions in countries where electricity is primarily generated using...

Solar Shading Design

Ljubomir Jankovic

Ljubomir Jankovic is Professor of Zero Carbon Design at Birmingham City University, UK. He conducts multidisciplinary research in the field of zero carbon design of buildings, and has established a research group called Zero Carbon Lab. He has worked on instrumental monitoring, dynamic simulation and environmental design of buildings over a career spanning three decades. He is Programme Director for a Master’s course on Zero Carbon Architecture and Retrofit Design. He holds a BSc (Mech. Eng.) from the University of Belgrade and a PhD from the University of Birmingham, and is a Chartered Engineer, a Member of CIBSE, a Member of ASHRAE, and a Fellow of the Institution of Analysts and Programmers. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Designing Zero Carbon Buildings using Dynamic Simulation Methods

Routledge, 2017

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... SOLAR SHADING DESIGN Whilst the previous chapter discusses the ways of capturing laradiation in buildings, this chapter discusses the ways of preventing laradiation entering the building. Methods for lar shading design are discussed...

Sustainable Design

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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... 9781472528537_txt_app.indd 10/15/14 4:23 PM Sustainability is a term that most of us have heard but may not fully understand. There is debate over exactly what the term should mean, but one commonly quoted and generally accepted...