Essays about: "building materials"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 205 essays containing the words building materials.

  1. 1. The Poetry of Teaching a Forgotten Teaching Material : A Study of Poetry’s Possibilities in the Classroom

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Karin Franzén; [2017]
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    Abstract : Poetry is teaching material that often is forgotten by teachers of English even though it is listed as core content in the subject syllabus in GY11. Although the word “poetry” only is stated once in the syllabus, it can be interpreted to be indicated wherever “literature in various genres” is mentioned. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessing the Passive House regulations for future climate conditions in Swedish single family residential building

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign

    Author : Shambhatra Sreepada Vinay; [2017]
    Keywords : Climate change; Global warming; Future climate; Passive house; Passive house regulations; Mould Index; Mould Growth; Future Heating Demand; Future Cooling Demand; Future Moisture Performance of wall and roof.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Global warming is a very much researched and debated topic in the current period as we can see the effects around us. The literature and discussions have pointed to a surface temperature rise of up to 10°C at the poles and around 4°C-7°C around the equator. READ MORE

  3. 3. Energy mapping of public buildings : A study at Älvkarlebyhus

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för bygg- energi- och miljöteknik

    Author : Kieran Crowley; [2017]
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    Abstract : The aim of this report is to identify all energy systems in the Skutskärs Vårdcentral and Folktandvården building, Centralgatan 12 building and the Library building to be studied in this report and carry out an investigation on whether the energy systems efficiency may be increased by improving on the elements or factors that affect the energy systems. A model of the buildings energy systems were created in Microsoft excels using the steady state method and modifying it to calculate an average heating session. READ MORE

  4. 4. Assessing the potential of applying energy saving measures and renewable energy resources in the campus of Lund University

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign

    Author : Yurui Huang; Yuchen Yang; [2017]
    Keywords : Energy simulation; Future climate; Renewable energy use; Solar energy; Photovoltaics; Wind energy; Wind turbine; Shallow geothermal energy; Ground source heat pump; Future energy consumption; Future renewable energy potential; Life cycle cost; Life cycle assessment.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Several problems concern about energy are frequently discussed in recent decades, such as the shortage of traditional energy resource, the increase of energy price and the destruction of living environment by energy conversion. To solve these problems, sustainable development of energy become a preferential task all around the world. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tactile constructions : Building with textile, sensual mathematics

    University essay from Konstfack/Inredningsarkitektur & Möbeldesign

    Author : Ingrid Persson; [2017]
    Keywords : Interior Architecture Textile Knitting Weaving Architextile; Inredningsarkitektur Arkitektur textil väv stickat;

    Abstract : In my thesis work I choose to define textile as a way of constructing, before seeing it as a material. I have explored the possibilities of building with the tension that is formed between the threads in weaving and knitting. READ MORE