Essays about: "Architects"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 193 essays containing the word Architects.

  1. 1. Hus med flyt : Building on water to combat urban congestion and climate change

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Arkitekthögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Martina Karlsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Arkitektur;

    Abstract : Hus med yt project aims to restore the splashes, ripples, oods, waves, streams, and droplets of water as manifestations of its presence in the built environment. An implementation of affordable oating dwellings dealing with the reality of climate change and urbanization which is demanding a new way of planning urban cities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sensitivity and Uncertainty Analysis of Building Parameters integrating energy, daylight and thermal comfort

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Tian Tan; Magdalena Szumanska; [2019]
    Keywords : Sensitivity analysis; Uncertainty analysis; Multidisciplinary analysis; Building parameters; Energy consumption; Daylight; Thermal comfort; Optimization; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis was to perform multidisciplinary sensitivity and uncertainty analysis of the building parameters integrating thermal comfort, energy and daylight. The case study of a Danish office building was used for performing the simulations. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Study on Life Cycle Assessment-based Tool for the Early Stage of Building Design

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Nazila Ravan; [2019]
    Keywords : Architects; architectural design; buildings; carbon footprint; life cycle assessment; sustainability; tool;

    Abstract : The responsibility of the building sector to diminish the harmful environmental impacts, locally and globally, has been extensively considered. Thus, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) in building and construction practices has been widely implemented. READ MORE

  4. 4. Diagnest

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Sara Rós Ellersdóttir; [2019]
    Keywords : Archtiecture; mental-health; stigma; typoogy; integration; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : My master thesis project is an approach to define physical and societal boundaries and barriers in architecture for mental health, both concerning public space and the building itself. The typology Diagnest's aim is to reduce stigma in mental health, by providing "nests" for all groups of the society. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Generative Design of TimberStructures According to Eurocode : Development of a Parametric Model in Grasshopper

    University essay from KTH/Bro- och stålbyggnad; KTH/Bro- och stålbyggnad

    Keywords : Parametric design; Timber; Optimization; Generative Design; Glulam; Grasshopper; Python i;

    Abstract : The interest of timber structures has in recent years increased, primarily due tothe environmental benets of timber. This has created an increased demand forstructural engineers with timber expertise. At the same time the concept of structuralparametric design have become more popular. READ MORE