Research activities School of Architecture, Design and Civil Engineering
The latest publications and projects from the School of Architecture, Design and Civil Engineering.
11th International Conference on Improving Energy Efficiency in Commercial Buildings and Smart Communities (IEECB&SC’20), Online, 1-2 December 2020.
Available from: https://e3p.jrc.ec.europa.eu/file/2162/download?token=WaycnnWG
Haase, Matthias; Baer, Daniela,
Bisello, Adriano; Vettorato, Daniele; Haarstad, Harald; Borsboom-van Beurden, Judith, eds.,
Smart and Sustainable Planning for Cities and Regions : Results of SSPCR 2019.
3rd International Conference on Smart and Sustainable Planning for Cities and Regions 2019 (SSPCR 2019), Bolzano (Italy), 9-13 December 2019.
Green Energy and Technology.
Werk, Bauen + Wohnen.
Available from: https://doi.org/10.21256/zhaw-22017
Tackling the global housing challenges
In a global context characterised by the governmental withdrawal from the housing sector, the commodification of housing, and the inability of the private sector to cater to the needs of low-?income people, housing cooperatives are being rediscovered as a third way in the provision of affordable housing. However, ...
How do architects think and design space
The research project pursues one fundamental question: “how do architects think about space?” It builds upon the (yet unproven) assumption that architects have high spatial abilities and spatial knowledge, and asks what the nature of these abilities is. To answer this, we will study spatial abilities among ...
Spatial district development principles