1989 2nd European Conference on Architecture: Science and Technology at the Service of Architecture by T.c. Steemers1989 2nd European Conference on Architecture: Science and Technology at the Service of Architecture by T.c. Steemers

1989 2nd European Conference on Architecture: Science and Technology at the Service of Architecture

byT.c. SteemersEditorWilleke Palz

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After the first successful conference in Munich in 1987, the Commission of the European Communities has been organising its 2nd Conference on Architecture in Paris. It is part of the Community's development programme on solar energy. The use of solar energy in dwellings and buildings in general was actually the starting point of this conference and it still is a major part of it. But the development of solar energy has not only led to a better energy utilisation and a new type of comfort in our buildings; it just showed an example of the immense technological potential which still remains unexploited in modern architecture. The approach needed is multi-disciplinary: these conferences are meant as the forum where architects, scientists, engineers and industrialists get together. I express my hope that they can lead the way to an architecture stimulated by technology and a new start for technology developments at the service of that architecture. Wolfgang Palz Commission of the European Communities Brussels Suite a la premiere conference reussie de Munich en 1987, la Commission des Communautes Europeennes a organise sa 2e Conference de l'Architecture a Paris. Elle fait partie du programme communautaire de developpement de l'energie solaire.
Title:1989 2nd European Conference on Architecture: Science and Technology at the Service of ArchitectureFormat:PaperbackDimensions:673 pages, 29.7 × 21 × 0.02 inPublished:November 13, 2013Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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Introductory Paper.- Design Tools - Friend or Enemy.- The papers which were not submitted for publication are not listed hereunder.- Daylighting in the U. S.: Trends in Technology and Design.- Quality - The Crucial Metric in Daylight Design.- The Scale of Light - A New Concept and Its Application.- Daylighting in Glazed Atria.- Simulation of Light Propagation Applied to Design of Daylit Buildings.- Solar Architecture as an Initiator for Unconvential Planning and Daylighting Techniques.- Applicability of Short Reference Years for Passive Solar Building Simulation.- Madrid's Microclimates.- Sound Town Planning.- Insolation in the Built Environment: Criteria for Its Normalization and Regulation.- Les Economies D'energie dans le Centre Historique de Palerme.- Proposal for the Planification and Revitalitation of Rural Areas.- The Computer Programme "GOSOL", an Instrument to Increase Passive Solar Energy Use in Urban Planning.- Town Development by Planning and Advice on the Spot.- Low Energy Ecological Settlements (LEES).- The Building, the Urban Space, the Site and the Environment in the Area of Cergy-Pontoise: A Global Conception Method.- Optimisation of Urban Layout with Respect to Solar Irradiation.- Le Logiciel de Gestion des Energies Energie-Territoria.- The Evaluation of Urban Infrastructures in the Planification of Urban Networks.- A Modelised Management of Machine Transformation.- Bioclimatic Urban Design in Andalucia.- Climatic Study of the Old Town in Nice.- Energy Use and Urban Development.- Confort in Urban Space of Southern Europe.- Climatic and Cultural Preferences in Window Design.- The Glazing: A Challenge for Thermal and Visual Comfort.- Comfort Studies by Spatial Thermal Modelling of a Direct Gain Room.- Analysis of Comfort Level in Italian Bioclimatic Buildings.- Field Studies of Thermal Comfort in Passive Solar Buildings.- Passive Cooling - State of the Art.- Evaporative Cooling for Summer Comfort in Office Buildings.- Controlled Ventilation as a Cooling Agent in School Design for Arid Tropical Areas.- Overheating in Bioclimatic Architecture in Mediterranean Climates.- New Ventilation Concepts with Respect to Indoor Air Quality and Energy Conservation.- Thermal Performance of Non-Air-Conditioned Offices in the U.K..- Design of Ventilation Systems in Residential Buildings.- Mapping Indoor Air Movements with a Tracer-Gas Technique.- Simulation of Natural Ventilation in Buildings by Means of Fluid Flows Applied to the Case of Crown and County Courts.- An Investigation Into the Ventilation and Thermal Performance of Contemporary Housing in North Africa.- Dynamic Characterization of Daylighted Spaces.- The Role of Daylight in Industrial Buildings.- Fluorescent Material - Technical Improvements for a New Measuring Device.- Low Cost Instrument for Measuring Daylight Factors in Models.- A Personal Dosimetry Device to Measure Light Exposure.- Experiences with Simplified Design Tools for Daylighting and Thermal Design.- Simplified Graphical-Numerical Method for Determining Daylight Illuminances.- Climate and Daylighting for Conserving.- Evaluation of Daylighting and Thermal Performanceof Buildings.- New Daylighting Components: A Sun-Duct in Building Retrofiting.- Daylighting and Thermal Performance of Shed Coverings Faced South in Buildings.- Architecture En Fete.- Economy of Transparent Insulation Materials through Thermal Comfort, Daylighting Performance, and Energy Saving.- A Study of Daylight Availability in Athens, Greece.- Condensation Targeter.- Computer Model for Predicting Man's Thermal Behaviour.- A Comprehensive Model of the Environmental Performance of Buildings.- A Study on the Comfort Levels in a Room of an Experimental Building Situated in a Composite Tropical Climate.- A Study Into Climatic, Luminic and Acoustic Comfort in the Architecture.- How can science help the architect to estimate indoor comfort conditions to be obtained passively within a building at the project stage.- Implications de la question du confort sur la conception architecturale.- Passive Cooling Analysis to a Holiday Complex in Iraklion Crete.- Climatic Building Design Measures for Human Comfort and Energy Conservation in Kuwait.- Air Motion and Comfort as a Design Aid.- New Criteria for Defining Comfort in Buildings.- Conception of a Third Generation Thermal Manikin.- Active or Passive Acoustics for Auditoria? - A Preliminary Survey.- Acoustical Poetry in Architecture.- Ministry of Housing, Physical Planning and Environment in The Hague - A Transparant Ministry.- Transparent Insulation - A New Solar Energy Component.- Improvements on Solar Aperture.- New Concepts for Daylighting and Heating of Buildings.- Wall Heating with Transparent Insulation - Results from Realized Demonstration Projects.- Transparent Insulation: Design Recommendations, Sensitivity Studies, Shading and Materials Ageing.- The Thermal Envelope - An Integrated Part of the Heating System?.- Innovative Solar Components for Office Buildings.- Glass Coating: Advanced Technology for High Performances.- The Performance of External Shading Devices.- Controlling Energy Use through Urban Planning.- Un Systeme Intelligent Pour La Gestion des Reglements D'Urbanisme.- Parametric Energy Modelling for Urban Situations.- Solar Potential of Regular Gridiron Urban Environments in Western Argentina.- Experience de Stockage Intersaisonnier Solaire en Maisons Individuelles.- Natural Ventilation In Courtyard and Atrium Buildings.- Experimental Analysis of the Energy Performance of a Passive Attached Sunspace.- Plancher Solaire Direct un Succes Thermique et Architectural.- The Use of Thermal Storage to Conserve Energy for Cooling Biuldings.- Calibration of the Spanish Solar Test Cells.- Specification, Construction and Instrumentation of the Spanish Solar Test Cells.- Climate Responsive Cladding Elements.- Passys Solar Testing and Performance Prediction.- Air Flow Windows.- Solar Facade Integrated with a H.V.A.C. System.- "Integrated Bioclimatic Design of a Rural Daycare Center in Greece".- Thermal Performance of Passive Solar Systems in Massive Test Cells.- Optimum Thickness of Non-Homogeneous Rotating Wall Elements for Environmental Control.- Constructional and Architectural Aspects of Facades Using Transparent Insulation Materials.- Renovation of a One-Family House with Transparent Insulation.- Simulation Tools for Prediction of the Thermal Behaviour of Transparently Insulated Buildings.- Atria and Conservatories in Primary Schools; an Illustrative Analysis of the Effect of Varying Atrium Width.- Conflicts between Physics and Architecture in Solar Systems Optimization.- Integration of Solar Thermal Systems in Buildings.- Simplified Methods for the Sizing of Active Solar Systems (ESM1 and ESM2, two OPSYS products).- Optimisation of the Heat Balance of an Attached Sunspace.- Passive Solar Roofspace Systems: Extrapolations from a Years Monitoring.- House Design Studies.- The Performance and General Success of Passive Solar Buildings Throughout Europe.- Control of Passive Solar System.- Le Plancher Solaire Direct (PSD).- Strategies Thermiques et Usages de L'Habitat: La Veranda.- The CEC Project PASSYS: Achievments in the Period 1986 - 1989.- The PASSYS Test Cells: A Unique European Network of High Quality Outdoor Test Facilities for Thermal Building Research.- PASSYS: Towards a Uniform European Testmethod for Passive Solar Systems.- Performance Assessment of Sun-Shading Components for Mediterranean Buildings.- The Model Validation Activities of Project PASSYS.- Development of Simplified Design Tools for Passive Solar Systems within the CEC Concerted Action PASSYS.- Professional Energies: Putting Science into Practice.- Analyse Comparative de Modeles Pour L'evaluation des Performances Energetiques des Batiments Sur Site.- Thermal Performance of Passive Buildings Modelling and Simulation in the S3PAS Computer Program.- The Energy Performance Assessment Project and Some Early Findings.- Proposal for the Extension of the NBE-CT-79.- Comparative Study of Passive Solar Systems Performance.- Comparative Study of two Passive Solar Buildings.- The Influence of Glassing Shape on Building Thermal Performance.- The Effect of Different Types o Glassing on the Thermal Performance of Non-Residential Buildings.- The Airtightness of Roller Blind Boxes.- The Fit Method for Estimating the Heating Requirements of Buildings with Direct Gain Passive Solar Systems.- Spanish Vernacular Architecture: Analysis from the Bioclimamtic Point of View.- Spanish Program on Bioclimatic Architecture: Ier-Ciemat Strategies.- Typology Energy Simulation in Spanish Vernacular Architecture.- Comparison of Measured and Regressed Performance Characteristics and Simulations of a Passive Solar House.- Ticad 2: A Computer Aided Design Tool for Assessing the Thermal Performance of Buildings Equipped with Transparent Insulation.- La Prise en Compte des Apports Solaires Dans La Reglementation Thermique Francaise des Batiments Autres Que D'habitation.- Energy and User Studies of a Passive Solar School in the UK.- Chaînage entre le logiciel de DAO/CAO ARCHITRION et la méthode d'évaluation énergétique HYPERMEGE, dans le cadre du programme PEBI.- The Influence of the Thermal Mass on the Thermal Performance of Buildings in Summer and Winter.- The Use of Simulation Models in the Schematic Design Stage for the Design of Energy Conscious Buildings.- Contribution to Building Climatization Given by a Glazed Component.- Appropriate Energy Technology for the Domestic Sector Case Studies in Rural Scotland.- Development and Testing of a Low Thermal Conductivity Mortar.- Parametric Analysis of Building Heating Consumption in Italy.- Why Integral Design of Building and Systems?.- Comparison of the International Thermal Protection Claims.- Comprehensive Energy Targeting and Compliance System, Based on Affordable Warmth, for a Major Housing Association Using Computer Applications.- Energy Audit Assessment on Office Buildings Stock: Methodology and First Results.- Climatic Data for the Design of Solar Buildings: Results and Final Products of the "Eufrat" Project.- TICAD 3: A PC Based Architectural Design Tool Using a Lotus Spreadsheet for Energy Assesment of Buildings.- Presentation of CIBAO: A New Approach for Integrated Computer-Aided Design Systems for the Building Activities.- Energy Saving in Building by Optimization of Control Strategies. Design Using Simulation Analysis.- Conception Architectural et Bilan Thermique: Un Didacticiel Pour la Maitrise des Paramètres énergétiques Lors de la Conception D'un B'timent.- Smart Glazing and Its Effects on Passive Solar Design.- Architecture. Renewable Energy and the Global Ecological Crisis.- Ideology and Information in Low Energy Design.- Formation par Ordinateur: Pour une Analyse Europeenne des Besoins.- The Contribution of Appropriate Energy Design Strategies and Appraisal of a Tourist Residence Complex in Crete.- Energy-Efficient Building Design: A Handbook for European Architects.- L' Image Comme Outil de Design.- Passive Solar Heating and Energy Efficient Housing Design.- Development of Pilot Expert System as an Integrated Design Tool for the Design of Passive Solar Commercial Buildings.- Applicability Study 1: A UK Initiative to Determine the Error Characteristics of Detailed Thermal Simulation Models.- Energy in Architecture:EC Activities in Support of the Building Design Process.- Case Studies in Passive Solar Design: Bringing the Good News or Comforting the Faithful.- NEW TOOLS, NEW RULES: Potentials and Constraints.- Energy Saving in the Student's Living Quarters Stuttgart-Hohenheim.- Monitoring Results of Passive Solar Sheltered Housing.- Ier. Prix dans le 1 er. Compétition National de Ideés sur Habitation en Bois.- Solar Village No 3 - Lykovryssi Athens.- Thermal and Visual Study of a Hotel Complex Using Passive Cooling Components.- Passive Solar Design of Green Park Combined School.- A Bioclimatic School in Venice.- Thermal Perfomance of Vernacular Excavated Living Space in the Mediterranean Zone. (Valencia. Spain). Architectural Cryteria Derived from its Analysis.- Project for a School in Venice-Mestre.- Thermal Performance of 90 Passive Solar Family Houses in Birmingham, UK: Implications for Design and Marketing.- Development of the Concept for Solar Energy Exploitation Illustrated by an Example of a Building Design.- Le Corbusier's Contribution in Climatic Architecture.- Le Solaire Passif en France.- A Microclimatical Sunspace - Utilization and Thermal Benefit.- Thermal Performances of Two Low-Energy Multistory Residential Buildings.- One Year Experience with a Solar House with Transparent Wall Insulation (TWI).- Storey and Glass Roof Addition to an Architectural Office.- Energy Conscious Multi-Apartment Residential Houses in Florence.- The Elisa Lemonnier Bioclimatic School.- Design for Energy Efficiency: A Case Study Government Offices at Wollongong, New South Wales.- 66 Second Generation Sunspace Houses in the Netherlands.- Polyfunctional Gymnasium in Bronzolo (Italy-South Tyrol).- Building System in Concrete Blockwork - Design, Construction and Performance.- Some Low Energy Building Design Considerations for Malta.- Architectural Implications in Intelligent Buildings.- How Encourage the Teaching of Passive Solar and Low Energy Design.- Dwellings of Low Cost of Maintenance in Castilla-La Mancha Santiago Hernández Marculeta Consejeria de Politica Territorial.