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Daylighting and Energy Performance Evaluation of an Egg-Crate Device for Hospital Building Retrofitting in a Mediterranean Climate [Article]
(MDPI AG, 2018-08-02)
Hospital buildings present a significant savings potential in order to meet the objectives of H2020. The improvement of healthcare built environments contributes to improving the health of patients. In this respect, passive ...
Assessment of Indoor Environmental Quality for Retrofitting Classrooms with An Egg-Crate Shading Device in A Hot Climate [Article]
In the Mediterranean climate, a large number of educational buildings suffer from discomfort due mostly to energy-deficient thermal envelopes and a lack of cooling systems. Impending climate change is expected to worsen ...
Daylighting Performance of Solar Control Films for Hospital Buildings in a Mediterranean Climate [Article]
One of the main retrofitting strategies in warm climates is the reduction of the effects of solar radiation. Cooling loads, and in turn, cooling consumption, can be reduced through the implementation of reflective materials ...
La investigación en acústica de salas: la experiencia de la ETSA de Sevilla [Presentation]
Los firmantes de este trabajo, seis arquitectos y cuatro físicos, ocho de ellos doctores, profesores de la Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Sevilla, constituyen un grupo de investigación consolidado, ...
Solar Decathlon Latin America and Caribbean: Comfort and the Balance between Passive and Active Design [Article]
This article contains an overall analysis of the results obtained by the four highest scoring teams in the Solar Decathlon Latin America and Caribbean 2015 collegiate sustainable habitat competition. Considering that the ...