Sumários

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).


Challenges of rehabilitation and regeneration of the city.

22 Março 2019, 11:00 Miguel Amado

Challenges of rehabilitation and regeneration of the city.Presentation and discussion of student work.


Importance of buildings in the image quality of the city

15 Março 2019, 11:00 Miguel Amado

Importance of buildings in the image quality of the city


Development of life among city buildings

8 Março 2019, 11:00 Miguel Amado

Development of life among city buildings