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  • Toxicidad 

    Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Haurie Ibarra, Laia (Col·legi oficial d'Enginyers Industrials de Catalunya, 2019-02-01)
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    La toxicidad es una problemática de vital importancia en caso de incendio. Como ha podido verse por casos como el de la Torre Grenfell de Londres, siniestro que motiva la elaboración del presente documento, la inhalación ...
  • Energy efficiency choices and residential sector: observable behaviors and valuation models 

    Bottero, Marta Carla; Bravi, Marina; Dell'Anna, Federico; Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos Ramiro (Springer Nature, 2020-01-01)
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    Over the last decade, households’ preferences about energy efficiency measures in the residential sector have been the focus of a growing body research employing models based on revealed and stated preferences. Analysis ...
  • Spatial implications of EPC rankings over residential prices 

    Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos Ramiro; Chen, Ai; Bravi, Marina (Springer Nature, 2020-01-01)
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    Empirical evidence has found a correlation between Energy Performance (EPC) rankings and housing prices. Though, little attention has been devoted to research the spatial implications of EPC marginal prices. This paper ...
  • Contemporary roof design concepts: learning from vernacular architecture 

    López Besora, Judit; Coch Roura, Helena; Pardal March, Cristina (Springer, 2019-04)
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    In this chapter, vernacular roofs are analyzed to learn the principles which define their performance. Unfortunately, many examples of this typology have disappeared, due to its fragility in front of weather conditions and ...
  • Aprender a ver la luz: la fotografía como herramienta docente 

    Muros Alcojor, Adrián; Muñoz Heras, Olvido (Iniciativa Digital Politècnica, 2018-06-15)
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    En las asignaturas de iluminación de Arquitectura, la fotografía es una herramienta que muestra el resultado perceptivo de diferentes propuestas lumínicas. Captura en una imagen la percepción de un espacio que, a su vez, ...
  • Quantitative comparison between visual and UAV-based inspections for the assessment of the technical condition of building facades 

    Serrat Piè, Carles; Gibert Armengol, Vicente; Cellmer, Anna; Banaszek, Anna (Koszalin University of Technology Publishing House, 2018)
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    In this chapter authors conduct a case study analysis in order to evaluate the potential benefits of using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UVAs) for the data collection involved in the failures diagnosis of facades. A quantitative ...
  • Improving the metabolism and sustainability of buildings and cities through integrated rooftop greenhouses (i-RTG)" 

    Sanjuan-Delmás, David; Llorach Massana, Pere; Nadal, Ana; Sanyé Mengual, Esther; Petit Boix, Anna; Ercilla-Montserrat, Mireia; Cuerva Contreras, Eva; Rovira, Maria Rosa; Josa Garcia-Tornel, Alejandro; Muñoz, Pere; Montero, Juan Ignacio; Gabarrell Durany, Xavier; Rieradevall Pons, Joan; Pons Valladares, Oriol (Springer, 2018)
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    Food security in cities is an increasing concern due to the impact of climate change and the concentration of world population in cities. Urban agriculture (UA) aims at enhancing food production in urban areas, providing ...
  • Acoustic Filter. New Virtual Reality Audio Format Pretends to Enhance Immersive Experience 

    Llorca Bofí, Josep; Redondo Domínguez, Ernesto; Valls Dalmau, Francesc; Fonseca Escudero, David; Villagrasa, Sergi (Springer, 2017-06-08)
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  • El mapa mental del comportamiento espacio temporal del taxista de la Zona Metropolitana de Guadalajara ZMG 

    Montaño Salazar, Rodolfo; Rodríguez Rodríguez, Jesús; Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos Ramiro (ONU-Habitat, 2017)
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    This book present the results of the pilot to assess the institutional capacities, both functional and technical of 3 metropolitan areas of the state of Jalisco, to better understand the capacity building requirements to ...
  • Valoración de bienes sin mercado: el caso del silencio en la vivienda, Barcelona España 

    Romo Orozco, J. M.; Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos Ramiro; Daumal Domènech, Francesc de Paula; Gómez Sánchez, David (2014-05-01)
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  • Los sistemas de estribado de las bóvedas tabicadas del hospital de Sant Pau Barcelona: tirantes, zunchos y pórticos 

    González Moreno-Navarro, Jose Luis; Casals Balague, Alberto; Onecha Pérez, Ana Belén; Sanmartí, Claudia (Instituto Juan de Herrera, 2011)
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  • An Approach to Daylight Contrast Assessment in Mediterranean Urban Environments 

    López Besora, Judit; Coch Roura, Helena; Isalgué Buxeda, Antonio (Springer, 2017)
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    Visual environment in Mediterranean countries is full of contrasts. The vertical position of the sun as well as the frequent clear sky condition shape an urban environment defined by surfaces flooded by the sun and in the ...

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