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  • Feasibility and application of local closed-loop materials to produce compressed and stabilized earth blocks 

    Reyna Ruiz, Catalina; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Rojas Valencia, Maria Neftali (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2024-07-07)
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    The validation of a feasible application for the production of sustainable bricks with local materials in humid and hot climates, which would allow the current housing needs of a constantly growing population with scarce ...
  • Bibliometric analysis of research on thermal, acoustic, and/or fire behaviour characteristics in bio-based building materials 

    Arias Cárdenas, Brenda; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Haurie Ibarra, Laia (2024-06-21)
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    The use of bio-based building materials is a sustainable opportunity to reduce the environmental footprint associated with the construction sector. The achievement of this objective is primely achieved through the valorisation ...
  • La iglesia del Real Monasterio de Santa María de Poblet: pasado y presente de un desequilibrio 

    Portal Liaño, Jorge; González Moreno-Navarro, Jose Luis (Instituto Juan de Herrera, 2013)
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  • The construction of perceptions according to user types in raw earth spaces 

    Miranda Santos, Marta; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; González Sánchez, Belén; Rincón Villareal, Lidia; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana
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    From the result of people’s perceptions, we see that the presence of raw earth can have a positive amplifying effect on perceived atmospheres, and along various degrees according to individual and collective experiences ...
  • Knowledge of earth construction. From empiricism to technicality 

    Miranda Santos, Marta; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Ramírez-Casas, J.; Gonzàlez Corominas, Andreu; González Sánchez, Belén (Editorial Universidad de Granada, 2023)
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    Neither earth-based building materials, nor earth-based constructions in any of its forms, are subjects included in the programmes of the degrees in Building Engineering or their equivalents, either as part of other subjects ...
  • Real-time monitoring of green roofs in Barcelona 

    Alva, Aleix; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Bosch González, Montserrat; Berigüete Alcántara, Fanny Esther; Rodríguez Cantalapiedra, Inma (2023)
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    Green roofs are Nature-based solution (NbS) that have been gaining popularity in recent years due to the environmental, economic and social benefits attributed to them. In the framework of the "BCN - Verd de Proximitat" ...
  • Potential of bio-based pozzolanic additions for cementitious materials 

    Arias Cárdenas, Brenda; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Haurie Ibarra, Laia (2023)
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    Pozzolanic additions are siliceous or aluminous materials that in the presence of water react with calcium hydroxide and form compounds with cementitious abilities. Despite pozzolans take their name from the volcanic scoria ...
  • Flax fabric-reinforcement lime composite as a strengthening system for masonry materials: study of adhesion 

    Rakhsh Mahpour, Ali; Claramunt Blanes, Josep; Ardanuy Raso, Mònica; Rosell Amigó, Juan Ramón (Springer, 2023)
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    The present study was designed to investigate the bond mechanism between flax nonwoven fabric reinforced lime mortars and four different types of masonry stones. The researchers carried out a comprehensive characterization ...
  • Fonts docmentals per a la redacció del Pla Director de la Casa Batlló 

    Bosch Prat, Mireia; Olona Casas, Joan; Villanueva Álvarez, Xavier (Col·legi d'Arquitectes de Catalunya (COAC), 2021)
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    Les imatges històriques de la planta noble de la Casa Batlló, habitada el 1927, mostren envans, portes, estucs i baranes que en el període comprès entre 1955 i 1990 van ser alterats i/o eliminats. Aquest període es pot ...
  • Docència impartida 2018-2020 : Departament Representació Arquitectònica ETSAV UPC 

    Àvila Casademont, Genís; Bertomeu Farnós, Gerard; Bosch Folch, Guillem; Cabanas Ballbè, Miriam; Crespo Cabillo, Isabel; Gispert Hernández, Jordi de; Moliner Nuño, Sandra; López Miró, Cira; Soriano Botella, Enrique (etsav.upc.edu, 2021-12-13)
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    Aquest llibre és el primer recull de l'experiència docent feta per l'equip de professors del departament de Representació Arquitectònica a l'Escola Tècnica Superior del Vallès. Es mostren alguns treballs d'estudiants o ...
  • Docencia impartida 2020-2022 : Departament Representació Arquitectònica ETSAV UPC 

    Gispert Hernández, Jordi de; Moliner Nuño, Sandra; Crespo Cabillo, Isabel; Sánchez Riera, Alberto; Bertomeu Farnós, Gerard; Àvila Casademont, Genís; Giménez Casquero, Rubén; Bosch Folch, Guillem; Cabanas Ballbè, Miriam; López Miró, Cira; Roca Musach, Marc; Soriano Botella, Enrique (Escola Tècnica Superior d'Arquitectura del Vallès, 2022-10-31)
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  • Towards learning architectural construction and rehabilitation using metaverse envorinments 

    Cornadó Bardón, Còssima; Onecha Pérez, Ana Belén; Morros Cardona, Jordi; Pons Valladares, Oriol (International Association of Technology, Education and Development (IATED), 2023)
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    Improving the learning process of construction and rehabilitation is one of the current teaching challenges in studies related to buildings. Most students have difficulties in understanding how construction parts - ...

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