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Gherri, Barbara (author), Maiullari, D. (author), Finizza, Chiara (author), Maretto, Marco (author), Naboni, Emanuele (author)
Venice is known for its urban heritage fragility. The city is experiencing an increase in yearly average temperatures affecting outdoor–indoor comfort and average energy expenditure. Owing to existing literature demonstrating how local microclimate depends on urban density, form, and materials, this investigation studies the influence of the...
journal article 2021
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Thitisawat, M. (author), Polakit, K. (author), Caldieron, J.M. (author), Mangone, G. (author)
This paper is a part of a research project funded by Architectural Research Centers Consortium (ARCC) and Florida Atlantic University (FAU). The project focuses on finding a way to assess outdoor comfort and developing design criteria for a semitropical region of South Florida. A series of surveys has been conducted in the summer and fall...
conference paper 2011
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Caldieron, J.M. (author), Thitisawat, M. (author), Polakit, K. (author), Mangone, G. (author)
In tropical and subtropical areas, people can spend more time outdoors than in other latitudes. Understanding the sensitivity of outdoor comfort is a fundamental element for architects and urban designers working in these specific climates. This study is part of a research project attempting to relate climatic influences and human thermal...
conference paper 2011