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  • Availability of crop by-products in Spain: new raw materials for natural thermal insulation 

    Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Avellaneda Diaz-Grande, Jaime; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María (2015-06-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Vegetal materials were one of the first construction materials used by humans, but the development of petrol-based synthetic materials in the last century replaced them in mainstream construction techniques. However, since ...
  • "Brick-topia", the thin-tile vaulted pavilion 

    Lopez Lopez, David; Domènech Rodríguez, Marta; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana (Elsevier, 2014-12)
    Article
    Open Access
    The project ‘‘Brick-topia’’ was based on a combination of the latest structural analysis and form-finding computational tools with traditional, cheap and effective construction techniques. It is the result of innovation ...
  • Centre cívic Balç 

    Palumbo Fernández, Mariana (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2008-11)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
  • Characterization of thermal insulation materials developed with crop wastes and natural binders 

    Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Avellaneda Díaz-Grande, Jaume (2014)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    This paper seeks to discuss the possibility of developing insulation materials for the construction sector made of non-industrial crop wastes and natural binders. Three different crop wastes widely available in Spain, ...
  • Contribution to the development of new bio-based thermal insulation materials made from vegetal pith and natural binders : hygrothermal performance, fire reaction and mould growth resistance 

    Palumbo Fernández, Mariana (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-10-08)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    The building sector is moving towards new approaches to energy efficient design, which includes not only the improvement of the thermal performance of the building envelope but also the reduction of the embodied energy. ...
  • Factors affecting smouldering combustion of bio-based thermal insulation materials 

    Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Haurie Ibarra, Laia; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Giraldo, Pilar (2015)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    The present paper presents further results of an on-going research previously exposed in the first COST FP1404 meeting in April 2015. The research focuses on the analysis of the smouldering combustion of an innovative ...
  • Infrastructural archeaology 

    Velarde Sans, Andrés; Rodríguez Cámara, Antonio; Álvarez Roa, Ramón; López López, David; Domènech Rodríguez, Marta; Estaún Martínez, Carlota; Pardo Roquero, Gonzalo; Campillo González, Jimena; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Enríquez Lage, Juan; Palencia Serrano, María; Sigüenza Gómez, Pablo; Magro Baroni, Cristina (2011-12-06)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
  • Infrastructural Archeology 

    Domènech Rodríguez, Marta; López López, David; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana (2012-01-16)
    Internal report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
  • Recorregut Invisible 

    Domènech Rodríguez, Marta; López López, David; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana (2012-07-05)
    Internal report
    Open Access
  • Recycling No-man’s-land 

    Domènech Rodríguez, Marta; López López, David; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament de Projectes Arquitectònics, 2012)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    La cultura del usar y tirar ha imperado en los últimos tiempos y el culto a lo nuevo ha también la arquitectura. Del mismo modo en que se descartan productos de consumo que todavía por los nuevos modelos, se planifican ...
  • Revestimientos con tierra y fibras vegetales: metodología de estudio 

    Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Garcia Alcaraz, Diego; Milla Coronado, Laura (Universidad de Valladolid, 2013)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    De todos es conocido que las construcciones realizadas con tierra deben protegerse de las inclemencias meteorológicas y ascensiones capilares. Por tanto, es conveniente utilizar barreras de ascensión capilar en las partes ...
  • Sense títol 

    Domènech Rodríguez, Marta; López López, David; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana (2012-09-03)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
  • Thermal degradation and fire behaviour of thermal insulation materials based on food crop by-products 

    Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Formosa Mitjans, Joan (2015-01-28)
    Article
    Open Access
    Natural thermal insulation materials developed from renewable crop by-products and natural binders are analysed in terms of their thermal degradation and fire behaviour. A Pyrolysis Combustion Flow Calorimetre (PCFC) is ...