Recent Submissions

  • Real Cyclic Load-Bearing Test of a Ceramic-Reinforced Slab 

    Albareda Valls, Albert; Rivera Rogel, Carmen Alicia; Costales Calvo, Ignacio; Garcia Carrera, David (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, 2020-01-21)
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    Ceramic-reinforced slabs were widely used in Spain during the second half of the 20th century, especially for industrial buildings. This solution was popular due to the lack of materials at that time, as it requires almost ...
  • El espacio como variable explicativa 

    Oyón Bañales, José Luis; Vima Grau, Sara (2019-01-25)
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    El espacio como variable explicativa: una nueva historia urbana del París obrero pre-haussmanniano (Resumen) Desde su nacimiento en la década de 1960, uno de los retos de la historia urbana ha sido el de demostrar la ...
  • Socio-spatial analysis of the vulnerable urban fabric in the city of Barcelona 

    Vima Grau, Sara; Cornadó Bardón, Còssima; Garcia-Almirall, M. Pilar (Universitat Politècnica de València, 2019-12)
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    Socio-residential vulnerability is one of currently increasing challenges for cities and metropolitan areas in addressing the interaction between the vulnerable resident population and the need to improve the building ...
  • Environmental challenges in the residential sector: life cycle assessment of Mexican social housing 

    Gámez García, Diana C.; Saldaña Márquez, Héctor; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Arredondo Rea, Susana Paola; Gómez Soberón, Maria Consolación; Corral Higuera, Ramón (2019-07-23)
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    Social Housing (SH) in Mexico has a potentially important role in reducing both the emission of greenhouse gases and the use of non-renewable resources, two of the main challenges facing not only Mexico but the planet as ...
  • Housing indicators for sustainable cities in middle-income countries through the residential urban environment recognized using single-family housing rating systems 

    Saldaña Márquez, Héctor; Gámez García, Diana C.; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Arredondo Rea, Susana Paola; Corral Higuera, Ramón; Gómez Soberón, Maria Consolación (2019-08-01)
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    This study presents a comparative analysis of the housing indicators used by the single-family housing rating systems (SHRSs), in which the residential urban environment (RUE) influences buildings’ certification scores, ...
  • El forn de raig 

    Ramírez-Casas, J.; Rosell Amigó, Juan Ramón; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Rattazzi, Andrea (Editinera, 2010-12)
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    El objetivo de nuestro trabajo es la restauración y puesta en marcha de otro horno existente dentro del entorno de CACIS. Dicho horno es también pre-industrial, pero en este caso el horno difiere de los anteriormente ...
  • Archeometric dating of two limekilns in an industrial heritage site in Calders (Catalonia, NE Spain) 

    Casas Duocastella, Lluis; Ramírez-Casas, J.; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Rosell Amigó, Juan Ramón; Estop, Eugènia Estop; Fouzaic, Boutheina (2014-09-01)
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    An archaeometric multi-technique approach has been undertaken to characterize and date an early industrial limekiln in Calders (Catalonia, NE Spain). Data on the working conditions were inferred from X-ray diffraction ...
  • Socio spatial characterization of Large Housing Estates in the Metropolitan Area of Barcelona 

    Cornadó Bardón, Còssima; Vima Grau, Sara; Díaz Gómez, César; Ravetllat Mira, Pere Joan; Garcia-Almirall, M. Pilar (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2019-02)
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    Fifty years after the construction of Large Housing Estates in the periphery of the Barcelona urban continuum, public administrations face the need to redesign polices and tools aimed at improving living conditions in each ...