Carty, L. Analysis of the effects of aerogel insulation on the thermal performance of existing building envelopes. (Thesis). Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/1253724
Hard-to-treat buildings, dwellings in particular have a significant impact on overall building energy consumption. With approximately five million hard-to-treat dwellings in t...
Amigo, J. M. Optimisation of timber frame closed panel systems for low energy buildings. (Thesis). Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/1035263
The United Kingdom published a legally binding document to reduce national greenhouse gas emissions by year 2020 up to 34% against the 1990 levels. This target also fulfils th...
Waters-Fuller, T., MacKenzie, R., Smith, S. & Mackenzie, R. (2004). The development and production of a guide for noise control from laminated and wooden flooring.
This document, produced by the Building Performance Centre at Napier University, was commissioned by Defra and the Devolved Administrations of the Scottish Executive, the Nati...
Smith, S., Wood, J. B., MacKenzie, R. & MacKenzie, R. (2003). The Building Regulations 2000 – amendment of the building regulations to allow robust standard details to be used as an alternative to pre-completion testing.
Asif, M. Life cycle assessment of aluminium-clad timber windows. (Thesis)
Over the last century a temperature rise of 0.6 C m global climate and the affiliated greenhouse effects have inflicted enormous impacts in the form of natural catastrophes, e...
Heritage, I. Direct electric curing of mortar and concrete. (Thesis)
Direct electric curing is the method by which the hydration reactions within concrete are
thermally accelerated by passing an alternating electric current through the sample. ...
De Venny, A. S. Recycling of demolished masonry rubble. (Thesis)
The recycling of demolished masonry rubble as the coarse aggregate in new concrete
represents an interesting possibility at a time when the cost of dumping such material
Tait, C. J. The water ingress characteristics of stressed masonry. (Thesis)
Water ingress, usually by wind-driven rain, is the main cause of premature
deterioration in masonry structures. Water acts as a transport mechanism for
aggressive chemicals an...
Plowas, W., Bell, T., Hairstans, R., & Williamson, J. B. (2016, June). Understanding the compatibility of UK resource for dowel laminated timber construction. Paper presented at Integrated Design Conference
Dowel Laminated Timber (DLT also know as Brettstapel) is a technique of constructing large-scale solid timber panels for use as structural or non-structural elements. The tech...
Susca, T. (2013, July). Global and Local Benefits of the Increase in Albedo in European Cities. Paper presented at Dahrendorf Workshop: Low-Carbon Infrastructures, Co-Benefits and Land Taxation in European Cities, Berlin
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Susca, T. (2012, December). Black, Green and White Roofs Evaluated Through the Use of an Implemented Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) Methodology. Presented at International Workshop on Environment and Alternative Energy. NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC), Greenbelt, Maryland, USA
Susca, T. (2012, December). Black, Green and White Roofs Evaluated Through the Use of an Implemented Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) Methodology. Poster presented at International Workshop on Environment and Alternative Energy. Enabling Sustainable Space Exploration, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, Greenbelt, Maryland, USA
Smith, S. (2006, September). Sound insulation in Scotland's housing stock. Paper presented at UK Noise Association, Edinburgh
Smith, S. (2006, September). Within these walls. Paper presented at UK Noise Association, Edinburgh
MacKenzie, R., & Smith, S. (2006, May). Development of robust details for sound insulation. Paper presented at New Zealand Accoustical Scoiety, Auckland, New Zealand