• Experimental validation of the exact analytical solution to the steady periodic heat transfer problem in a PCM layer 

    Mazzeo, Domenico; Oliveti, Giuseppe; de Gracia, Alvaro; Coma Arpón, Julià; Solé, Aran; Cabeza Fabra, Luisa Fernanda (2017-12-01)
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    Phase change materials (PCM) are used in many industrial and residential applications for their advantageous characteristic of high capacity of latent thermal storage by means of an isothermal process. In this context, it ...
  • The evapotranspiration process in green roofs: a review 

    Cascone, Stefano; Coma Arpón, Julià; Gagliano, Antonio; Pérez Luque, Gabriel (2019-01-01)
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    Previous research has shown that most of the green roof benefits are related to the cooling effect. In the literatura available, however, it is still not clear how and how much the evapotranspiration affects the performance ...
  • Thermo-acoustic performance of green roof substrates in dynamic hygrothermal conditions 

    Fabiani, Claudia; Coma Arpón, Julià; Pisello, Anna Laura; Pérez Luque, Gabriel; Cotana, Franco; Cabeza Fabra, Luisa Fernanda (2018)
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    Green roofs can be considered as effective and esthetically appreciated passive tools for energy saving systems in buildings. In particular, the effect of evapotranspiration and the large thermal inertia of such solutions, ...