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A non-ventilated solar façade concept based on selective and transparent insulation material integration: an experimental study
(MDPI AG, 2017-06-08)
A new solar façade concept based on transparent insulation and a selective absorber is proposed, tested and compared with conventional insulation and a non-selective type of absorber, respectively. The presented study ...
Cardboard Based Packaging Materials as Renewable Thermal Insulation of Buildings: Thermal and Life Cycle Performance
(Scrivener Publishing, 2017-04-28)
Cardboard based packaging components represent a material with a significant potential of renewable exploitation in buildings. This study presents the results of thermal and environmental analysis of existing packaging ...
Life Cycle Assessment of Solar Façade Concepts Based on Transparent Insulation Materials
Contemporary architects and the construction industry are trying to cope with increasing requirements concerning energy efficiency and environmental impact. One of the available options is the active utilization of energy ...
A nondestructive indirect approach to long-term wood moisture monitoring based on electrical methods
Wood has a long tradition of use as a building material due its properties and availability. However, it is very sensitive to moisture. Wood components of building structures basically require a certain level of moisture ...