Sumários

Final As

7 Junho 2019, 11:00 Miguel Amado

Oral presentation of the reformulation of the research idea that each doctoral student considers to be the path to the integration discussed throughout the Curricular Unit


Use of Simulation as a tool to support research

24 Maio 2019, 11:00 Miguel Amado

Use of Simulation as a tool to support research


Sustainability in Future Cities Urban Design and Livability

17 Maio 2019, 11:00 Miguel Amado

Sustainability in Future Cities Urban Design and Livability


Sustainable construction – The role of building materials. Possible pathways to reduce the impact of the building materials

3 Maio 2019, 11:00 Ana Paula Patrício Teixeira Ferreira Pinto França de Santana

Sustainable development and construction

  • Principles of sustainable construction
  • Characteristics of the construction sector
  • Impact of construction on the environment
Impact of building materials in compliance with the principles of sustainable construction
  • Pathways to reduce the impact associated with the use of building materials
  • Contribution of Conservation and Rehabilitation of Built Heritage for the sustainable development of the construction sector


Energy and light performance of the built component

12 Abril 2019, 11:00 Antonio Moret Rodrigues

Thermal comfort and energy balance of a building; Thermal Performance Factors: Orientation, Shape, Thermal Inertia, Thermal Insulation, Air Permeability, Solar Control.

Natural Lighting and Daylight Factor; Principles of design: Optical properties of glasses, Room sizing, Positioning, Configuration and Orientation of windows. Shading and light control devices (light shelves, brise-soleil, overhangs and vertical fins).