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An experimentally validated approach for evaluating tsunami inundation forces on rectangular buildings

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Foster, ASJ; Rossetto, T; Allsop, W; (2017) An experimentally validated approach for evaluating tsunami inundation forces on rectangular buildings. Coastal Engineering , 128 pp. 44-57....
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Simplified seismic loss assessment for optimal structural retrofit of RC buildings

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Gentile, R; Galasso, C; (2020) Simplified seismic loss assessment for optimal structural retrofit of RC buildings. Earthquake Spectra 10.1177/8755293020952441 . (In press). Green open access...
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Overheating mitigation in buildings: a computational exploration of the potential of phase change materials

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Hodzic, N; Pont, U; Tahmasebi, F; Mahdavi, A; (2019) Overheating mitigation in buildings: a computational exploration of the potential of phase change materials. In: Cerny,...
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Seismic Vulnerability Reduction of Load Bearing Masonry School Buildings in Nepal

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Adhikari, RK; (2019) Seismic Vulnerability Reduction of Load Bearing Masonry School Buildings in Nepal. Presented at: UCL PhD Poster Competition 2019, London, UK. Green open...
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Understanding earthquake resilience in Chile: The pros and cons of safe buildings

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Rivera Jofre, F; Rossetto, T; Twigg, J; (2019) Understanding earthquake resilience in Chile: The pros and cons of safe buildings. In: Proceedings of the SECED...
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A structured open data collection on occupant behaviour in buildings

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Huebner, GM; Mahdavi, A; (2019) A structured open data collection on occupant behaviour in buildings. Scientific Data , 6 , Article 292. 10.1038/s41597-019-0276-2 . Green...
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Shedding Some Light on Multi-criteria Decision Making for Seismic Retrofitting of RC Buildings

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Gentile, R; Galasso, C; (2019) Shedding Some Light on Multi-criteria Decision Making for Seismic Retrofitting of RC Buildings. In: Rossetto, Tiziana, (ed.) Proceedings of the...
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Influence of High Performance Façades on Heating/Cooling Loads in London Office Buildings

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Wang, W; Arya, C; (2019) Influence of High Performance Façades on Heating/Cooling Loads in London Office Buildings. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers –...
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From rapid visual survey to multi-hazard risk prioritisation and numerical fragility of school buildings

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Gentile, R; Galasso, C; Idris, Y; Rusydy, I; Meilianda, E; (2019) From rapid visual survey to multi-hazard risk prioritisation and numerical fragility of school buildings....
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Sustainable cities can’t rely on concrete. Let's try algorithmically designed timber buildings

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Construction relies heavily on cement, the production of which is responsible for approximately 8 percent of global carbon dioxide emissions. Architect Gilles Retsin suggests that...
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Assessing the environmental conditions in the zone adjoining the façade: a monitoring study in office buildings

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Kikira, Maria; (2018) Assessing the environmental conditions in the zone adjoining the façade: a monitoring study in office buildings. Doctoral thesis (Ph.D), UCL (University College...
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Advanced control strategies toward achieving nearly-zero energy consumption in buildings

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Kontes, G; Giannakis, G; Kosmatopoulos, E; Rovas, DV; (2012) Advanced control strategies toward achieving nearly-zero energy consumption in buildings. In: Dell, Gerhard and Egger, Christiane,...
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STRUCTURAL CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM FOR LOAD BEARING MASONRY SCHOOL BUILDINGS

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Adhikari, RK; D’Ayala, DF; Ferreira, CF; Cortez, FR; (2018) STRUCTURAL CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM FOR LOAD BEARING MASONRY SCHOOL BUILDINGS. In: (Proceedings) 16th European Conference on Earthquake...
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Towards a theory of carrying capacity, evidence from long-term longitudinal case studies of occupant satisfaction in non-domestic buildings

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Bunn, Roderic; (2018) Towards a theory of carrying capacity, evidence from long-term longitudinal case studies of occupant satisfaction in non-domestic buildings. Doctoral thesis (Eng.D), UCL...
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Prioritisation of Old Apartment Buildings for Energy-efficient Refurbishment Based on the Effects of Building Features on Energy Consumption in South Korea

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Jang, H; Jones, L; Kang, J; (2015) Prioritisation of Old Apartment Buildings for Energy-efficient Refurbishment Based on the Effects of Building Features on Energy Consumption...
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Exploiting deep learning and volunteered geographic information for mapping buildings in Kano, Nigeria.

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Related Articles Exploiting deep learning and volunteered geographic information for mapping buildings in Kano, Nigeria. Sci Data. 2018 Oct 23;5:180217 Authors: Yuan J, Roy Chowdhury...
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Actions, attitudes and beliefs of occupants in managing dampness in buildings

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Blay, K; Agyekum, K; Opoku, A; (2018) Actions, attitudes and beliefs of occupants in managing dampness in buildings. International Journal of Building Pathology and Adaptation...

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