Dhonju, R., D'Amico, B., Kermani, A., Porteous, J. & Zhang, B. (2017). Parametric evaluation of racking performance of Platform timber framed walls Structures. Structures. 12C, 75-87. doi:10.1016/j.istruc.2017.08.003. ISSN 2352-0124
This paper provides a quantitative assessment of the racking performance of partially anchored timber framed walls, based on experimental tests. A total of 17 timber framed wa...
D 'amico, B., Kermani, A., Porteous, J., Dhonju, R. & Zhang, B. (2016). Racking performance of Platform timber framed walls assessed by rigid body relaxation technique. Construction and Building Materials. 129, 148-158. doi:10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2016.10.106. ISSN 0950-0618
A new method to assess the raking performance of Platform timber framed walls, is provided in this study: each component of the unit wall assembly is assumed as rigid, hence a...
Pomponi, F. & D'Amico, B. (2017). Holistic study of a timber double skin façade: Whole life carbon emissions and structural optimisation. Building and Environment. doi:10.1016/j.buildenv.2017.07.046. ISSN 0360-1323
The upkeep of existing buildings has a great role to play in reducing the carbon emissions of the built environ-ment. Façade upgrade represents one of the most effective inter...
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Situated at Sheffield’s Hallam Square, Sheffield, the Magnolia Gridshell, is
a design collaboration by Sheffield Hallam University with experts in this
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