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  • Evaluación de las acciones eólicas transversales en edificios de más de 50m mediante métodos analíticos 

    Muñoz Blanc, Carlos; Fortea Navarro, Inmaculada; Albareda Valls, Albert (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), 2019-01-01)
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    En el presente trabajo se evalúa la relevancia que pueden llegar a adquirir las acciones eólicas transversales cuando se diseñan edificios aislados de más de 50m mediante las diferentes metodologías de análisis que establecen ...
  • Parametric study of seismic pounding between RC buildings with aligned slabs 

    López Almansa, Francisco; Kharazian, Alireza (Elsevier, 2019-10-01)
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    This paper presents a parametrical study on seismic pounding between pairs of RC frames with 3 and 5 stories and aligned slabs. The performance indices are the maximum inter-story drift, absolute acceleration, and story ...
  • Assessment of the reflectivity and emissivity impact on light metal roofs thermal behaviour, in warm and humid climate 

    Torres Quezada, Jefferson; Coch Roura, Helena; Isalgué Buxeda, Antonio (2019-04-01)
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    The light metal roof is one of the roof typologies most used in low latitude regions with warm and humid climates. The low installation cost is one of the benefits of this typology, however, they offer only low resistance ...
  • Energy-efficient real estate or how it is perceived by potential homebuyers in four Latin American countries 

    Encinas Pino, Felipe; Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos Ramiro; Wagemann, Elizabeth; Aguirre Nuñez, Carlos Andrés (2019-06-27)
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    This article analyses how energy efficiency regulatory frameworks have been developed in Argentina, Brazil, Mexico and Chile, within a context of developing countries, and it discusses if this context has been able to ...
  • Rehabilitació energètica: el cas dels edificis escolars 

    Bosch González, Montserrat (Col·legi d'Aparelladors, Arquitectes Tècnics i Enginyers d'Edificació de Barcelona (CAATEEB), 2013-04)
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    Els equipaments escolars són un conjunt d’edificis amb uns condicionants especials que els fan molt adequats per a dur a terme accions de millora i de conscienciació mediambiental, a causa de la seva vinculació directa amb ...
  • Characterization of three recycled materials for alternative use of mortars 

    Cabrera Covarrubias, Francisca Guadalupe; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Almaral Sánchez, Jorge Luis; Corral Higuera, Ramón; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Tous Coll, Marc (2014-09-30)
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    Because natural resources in construction are limited, it is advisable to look for new alternatives that meet comparable functions, and likewise, reduce consumption of non-renewable resources. The use of recycled materials ...
  • Comparative analysis of energy demand and CO2 emissions on diff erent typologies of residential buildings in Europe 

    Coma Arpón, Julià; Maldonado, José Miguel; De Gracia Cuesta, Alvaro; Gimbernat, Toni; Botargues, Teresa; Cabeza Fabra, Luisa Fernanda (2019)
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    The building sector accounts for one third of the global energy consumption and it is expected to grow in the next decades. This evidence leads researchers, engineers and architects to develop innovative technologies based ...
  • Simulation and comparative analysis of waste in concrete slabs 

    Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Gómez Soberón, M. Consolación; Cabrera Covarrubias, Francisca Guadalupe; Almaral Sánchez, Jorge Luis; Gómez Soberón, Luis Alberto; Ortega Rastrojo, Marta; Arredondo Rea, Susana Paola (Institute of Research Engineers and Doctors (the IRED), 2014-09-30)
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    Construction sector generates significant amounts of waste that affects the environment and obstructs a sustainable development. The horizontal structure (slabs and roofs) is one of the building elements, by its functional ...
  • SEM image analysis in permeable recycled concretes with silica fume. A quantitative comparison of porosity and the ITZ 

    Chinchillas Chinchillas, Manuel de Jesús; Rosas Casarez,, Carlos Antonio; Arredondo Rea, Susana Paola; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Corral Higuera, Ramón (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2019-07-01)
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    Recycled aggregates (RA) from construction and demolition can be used in permeable concretes (PC), improving the environment. PCs have a significant porous network, their cement paste and the interaction between the paste ...
  • Improving the structural reliability of steel frames using posttensioned connections 

    Bojórquez Mora, Edén; López Barraza, Arturo; Reyes Salazar, Alfredo; Ruiz Gómez, Sonia Elda; Ruiz García, Jorge; Formisano, Antonio; López Almansa, Francisco; Carrillo León, Julián; Bojórquez Mora, Juan (2019-01-01)
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    In this paper, various moment-resisting steel frames (MRSFs) are subjected to 30 narrow-band motions scaled at different ground motion intensity levels in terms of spectral acceleration at first mode of vibration in order ...
  • Multi-objective optimisation of bio-based thermal insulation materials in building envelopes considering condensation risk 

    Torres-Rivas, Alba; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Haddad, Assed; Cabeza Fabra, Luisa Fernanda; Jiménez, Laureano; Boer, Dieter (2018-08-15)
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    The reduction in energy demand for heating and cooling with insulation materials increases the material related environmental impact. Thus, implementing low embodied energy materials may equilibrate this trade-off. Actual ...
  • Los límites de la ludificación en la enseñanza de la arquitectura. La técnica del Escape Room 

    Onecha Pérez, Ana Belén; Sanz Prat, Javier; López Valdés, Daniel (2019-05-13)
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    En la actualidad, buena parte de la comunidad universitaria coincide con la afirmación de que “Aprender no es un juego, pero se aprende jugando”. Es innegable que las actuales generaciones de estudiantes universitarios han ...