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Intelligent Envelopes for High Performance Buildings : Design and Strategy (Hardcover) (Guedi Capeluto &

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This book presents a series of significant methods and examples for the design of sustainable intelligent facades in a variety of contexts. Emphasis is placed on how intelligence has been applied for successful energy-saving efforts in the planning of building envelopes.
Readers will find essential information on the core principles involved in designing, calculating and organizing intelligent facades according to the need for a new or retrofitted building. Not only are different materials and technologies considered, but also efficient ways to combine them according to user needs and other project-specific constraints. Illustrations, tables and graphs accompany the text, clarifying the concepts discussed.
Architects, facade consultants and all those interested in and energy-saving measures and improved indoor comfort will find this book useful not only as an introduction to the subject but also as a guide to achieving more responsive building methods.
Genre: Technology, Science
Series Title: Green Energy and Technology
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Author: Guedi Capeluto & Carlos Ernesto Ochoa
Language: English
Street Date: December 13, 2016
TCIN: 51542392
UPC: 9783319392547
Item Number (DPCI): 248-23-3272
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