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  • On the influence of narrative in the perception of raw earth construction 

    Miranda Santos, Marta; Lescop, Laurent; Hamard, Erwan; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia (University of Huddersfield, 2021)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    This monograph documents the 15th European Architectural Envisioning Association Conference, entitled ‘Envisioning Architectural Narratives’, hosted (virtually) by the Department of Architecture and 3D Design, School of ...
  • Smalti murano glass Tessella's applied outdoor in the trencadís Catalan modernism mosaic: recognition of preliminary alteration patterns 

    Serra Fabregà, Raül; Zamora i Mestre, Joan-Lluís; Arias Holguín-Veras, Paloma Magdalena (2020)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    This contribution presents previous results of a study carried out with the aim of achieving better results in the restoration processes by replacing the tiles of an exterior mosaic tiling of the Trencadís type of Catalan ...
  • Traditional gypsum pavements with natural additives 

    González Sánchez, Belén; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Ramírez-Casas, J.; Rosell Amigó, Juan Ramón (International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM), 2021)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    In traditional architecture, the construction systems used have always been linked to the material resources of the environment. In the areas of extraction of gypsum in the Iberian Peninsula, the use of this material as a ...
  • 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 ...
  • Traditional gypsum pavements with natural aditives 

    González Sánchez, Belén; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Ramírez-Casas, J.; Rosell Amigó, Juan Ramón (International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM), 2021)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    In traditional architecture, the construction systems used have always been linked to the material resources of the environment. In the areas of extraction of gypsum in the Iberian Peninsula, the use of this material as a ...
  • Incorporación y mejora de las competencias digitales en un nuevo Plan de Estudios 

    Bosch González, Montserrat; Haurie Ibarra, Laia; Guillamon Grabolosa, Antoni; Gordillo Bel, Dídac; Ramírez-Casas, J. (Associació Catalana d'Universitats Públiques, 2021)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Aunque podamos considerar a los jóvenes universitarios como nativos digitales, no está claro que dispongan de las habilidades digitales que se necesitan para ser un profesional con titulación de grado superior. Después de ...
  • La modernidad de la arquitectura para la industria durante la posguerra: nuevos problemas, nuevas soluciones 

    Crispi Brillas, Albert (2016)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    La arquitectura para la industria que se construyó en Barcelona entre los años 1940 i 1960 supuso un reto para todos los que intervinieron, pues la conjunción de un contexto de autarquía después de la guerra civil y las ...
  • Bamboo connection technology for lightweight structures 

    Aguilar Larrinaga, Roberto; Haurie Ibarra, Laia; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Tous Coll, Marc (International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM), 2021)
    Conference report
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    Bamboo construction is often related to traditional and vernacular architecture, which is found mostly in rural areas, where, for the construction, local people apply diverse techniques learned in an empirical way and ...
  • Rheology, mechanical performance and penetrability through flax nonwoven fabrics of lime pastes 

    Rakhsh Mahpour, Ali; Ardanuy Raso, Mònica; Ventura Casellas, Heura; Rosell Amigó, Juan Ramón; Claramunt Blanes, Josep (2021)
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    The use of plant fibers as a reinforcement for fragile matrices could be an option to improve the sustainability of the construction materials. These reinforcements can be in different forms as short fibers, long fibers ...
  • Análisis histórico, funcional y constructivo del conjunto industrial Lámparas Z / Philips de Barcelona 

    Crispi Brillas, Albert; Cornadó Bardón, Còssima; Díaz Gómez, César (2013)
    Conference report
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    En el presente trabajo se estudia el conjunto de edificios industriales que forman la denominada manzana Philips, construida entre los años 1953 y 1962 en la Zona Franca de Barcelona por el ingeniero Antoni Grau y el ...
  • Methodological considerations for life cycle assessment of clay masonry 

    Ballén Zamora, Sergio; Cubides Pérez, Adriana; Hinestrosa Ayala, Luz Amparo; Medina Campos, Liliana; Ortega Morales, James A. (2017)
    Conference report
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    This paper presents the progress of an investigation developed in 2016, whose general objective was to set a methodology for the life cycle assessment of clay masonry in Cundinamarca State, based on the evaluation of ...
  • Casa Sustentável, Cidade Saudável 

    Beninca, Letiane (2020-11-07)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access

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