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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 

      López López, 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. ...
    • Development and piloting of assessment model and certification scheme for sustainable city neighborhoods and citizen initiatives: Proyecto “Feliziudad”: E-01498 

      Masseck, Torsten; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Cuchí Burgos, Alberto; García, Berta; Berigüete Alcántara, Fanny Esther; Núñez Pinart, Laia (2019-12-18)
      Research report
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
      El presente documento recoge el trabajo realizado en base al acuerdo de colaboración entre InnoEnergy SE y Renault España “Development and Piloting of Assessment Model and Certification Scheme for Sustainable City Neighborhoods ...
    • Ecomateriales de aislamiento Térmico. Comportamiento higrotérmico 

      Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Giraldo Forero, María del Pilar (Plataforma Edificación Passivhaus, 2015)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      El sector de la edificación necesita de nuevos enfoques para un diseño energéticamente eficiente, que incluya no sólo la disminución de la transmitancia térmica de la envolvente del edificio, sino también la reducción de ...
    • Estudio del impacto ambiental de geopolímeros de arcilla 

      Calderón-Peñafiel, Juan Carlos; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Rosell Amigó, Juan Ramón (Escola Politècnica Superior d'Edificació de Barcelona, 2019-06-06)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      En los últimos años, la problemática ambiental ha impulsado la investigación de materiales alternativos que ayuden a aminorar el impacto derivado de la construcción. En este contexto, los materiales alcalinamente activados ...
    • 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 ...
    • Forecasting photovoltaic power using bagging feed-forward neural network 

      Zarate, Juan; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Torres Seroa da Motta, Ana Lúcia; Grados Gamarra, Juan Herber (2020-06-03)
      Article
      Open Access
      This paper presents a forecast model of the active power of a photovoltaic (PV) power generation system. In this model, a feed-forward neural network (FNN) is combined with bootstrap aggregation techniques using the Box–Cox ...
    • 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
    • Iniciativas ciudadanas y su contribución a la sostenibilidad en las ciudades: una propuesta de modelo de evaluación integral 

      Berigüete Alcántara, Fanny Esther; Masseck, Torsten; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; García, Berta (Escola Politècnica Superior d'Edificació de Barcelona, 2020)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Las ciudades sostenibles y resilientes que ofrecen opciones de estilo de vida sostenibles para sus ciudadanos son clave para enfrentar los desafíos actuales de insostenibilidad y cambio climático. Han cobrado cada vez más ...
    • MISMeC. Experiencias docentes 

      Palumbo Fernández, Mariana (2021-07-05)
      Audiovisual
      Open Access
      Presentación a cargo de Mariana Palumbo (Departament Tecnologia de l'Arquitectura. Escola Tècnica Superior de Arquitectura del Vallès-UPC)
    • Multi-objective optimisation of bio-based thermal insulation materials in building envelopes considering condensation risk 

      Torres-Rivas, Alba; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Haddad, Assed; Cabeza Fabra, Luisa Fernanda; Jiménez, Laureano; Boer, Dieter (2018-08-15)
      Article
      Open Access
      The reduction in energy demand for heating and cooling with insulation materials increases the material related environmental impact. Thus, implementing low embodied energy materials may equilibrate this trade-off. Actual ...
    • Preserving the cellular tissue structure of maize pith though dry fractionation processes: a key point to use as insulating agro-materials 

      Haurie Ibarra, Laia; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Mayer Laigle, Claire; Breysse, Améllie; Barron, Cécile; Mabille, Frédéric (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2021-09-16)
      Article
      Open Access
      Plant biomass has various compositions and structures at different scales (from the component organs to their constitutive tissues) to support its functional properties. Recovering each part of the plant without damaging ...
    • Projecte Bàsic i d’Execució d’un pavelló de volta catalana al Parc de Vallmora 

      Domènech Rodríguez, Marta; López López, David; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana (2020-09-30)
      Research report
      Open Access
    • 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 ...
    • Rediscover traditional gypsum: territory, traditional architecture and rediscovery of traditional gypsum 

      González Sánchez, Belén; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Ramírez-Casas, J.; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Julià Comas, Manuel (Institute of Research and Development for Computational Methods in Engineering Sciences (ICMES), 2021)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      It In the region of La Segarra, in the province of Lleida (Spain), there is a geological formation of the Oligocene age, called the "Talavera Gypsum Formation". The traditional buildings located in this area are built with ...