Global Sensitivity Analysis of the Building Energy Performance and Correlation Assessment of the Design Parameters (Civil Project)

The world’s energy use in buildings (residential and commercial) accounts for around 40% of the worldwide energy consumption, and space heating is the responsible for half of the energy need in the building sector. In Europe, only a small share (less than 10%) of Continue reading

Energy-efficient design and application of Geothermal Energy in buildings of areas of protected cultural heritage: Case study Mani, Greece (Civil Project)

The objective of this study is to present a feasible sustainable solution for the touristic development of the sensitive area of Mani, in south Greece. Primary attention was given in the special architecture and cultural elements of Continue reading

The Development of Multi-Axis Real-time Substructure Testing (Civil Project)

ABSTRACT

Real-time substructure is a novel hybrid method for the dynamic testing of structures. During an experiment, the structure of interest is divided into two entities. The crucial parts for the project undertaken are physically replicated and loaded Continue reading