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  • Rammed earth walls in Mediterranean climate: material characterization and thermal behaviour 

    Bosch González, Montserrat; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Serrano, Susana; Rincon, L.; González Sánchez, Belén; Cabeza, Luisa F. (2016)
    Article
    Open Access
    Rammed earth is considered a very sustainable construction system due to its low embodied energy, long service life and high recyclability. However, authors found that there is a lack of experimental results at real scale ...
  • 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 ...
  • Study of fresh and hardening process properties of gypsum with three different PCM inclusion methods 

    Serrano, Susana; Barreneche, Camila; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Haurie Ibarra, Laia; Fernández, Ana Inés; Cabeza, Lluïsa F (2015)
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    Open Access
    Gypsum has two important states (fresh and hardened states), and the addition of phase change materials (PCM) can vary the properties of the material. Many authors have extensively studied properties in the hardened state; ...
  • La terra com a material de construcció 

    Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia (Grup de recerca GICITED, 2010-11-16)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
    Ponència del dia 16 de novembre de 2010 a càrrec d'Antònia Navarro, doctora en Geologia i professora de la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)
  • The building stone of the Roman city of Dougga (Tunisia): Provenance, petrophysical characterisation and durbility 

    Zoghlami, Karima; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Rosell Amigó, Juan Ramón; Martín Martín, Juan Diego; Gómez Gras, David Manuel; Parcerisa Duocastella, David (2017-09-21)
    Article
    Open Access
    Preservation of the architectural integrity of archaeological sites requires detailed information about the properties of the building materials and their decay processes. This study investigates the petrophysical properties ...
  • The influence of ambient conditions into rammed earth compressive strength 

    González Sánchez, Belén; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Rosell Amigó, Juan Ramón (CRC Press, 2017)
    Conference lecture
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    Nowadays, there are several research lines regarding how to improve rammed earth properties. Due to the lack of regulation for this material in Spain, the standard used as reference is related to fresh concrete. However, ...
  • The use of mortars in Palau Güell by Antoni Gaudi 

    Gómez Val, Ricardo; Ramírez-Casas, J.; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia (International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM), 2019)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    In Catalonia during 19th century there was a process of industrialization following the Llobregat river. One of the traditional materials used historically in building had been lime mortar. Natural cement began to be used ...
  • Trabajo final de grado y cooperación al desarrollo: intervenciones en la Medina de Tetuan 

    Bosch González, Montserrat; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Rosell Amigó, Juan Ramón; González Sánchez, Belén; Líndez Vílchez, Bernardino (2018)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    La Medina de Tetuán es una de las que tiene mayor interés arquitectónico y urbanístico de todo el norte de África. En 1997 fue declarada Patrimonio de la Humanidad por la UNESCO y constituye el eje vertebrador de la vida ...
  • Use of multi-layered PCM gypsums to improve fire response. Physical, thermal and mechanical characterization 

    Serrano, Susana; Barreneche, Camila; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Haurie Ibarra, Laia; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés; Cabeza Fabra, Luisa F. (2016-09-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    The building sector is one of the highest energy consumers representing around 30% of total energy use. One of the recommendations of the IEA (International Energy Agency) to reduce energy consumption in buildings is to ...