Hygro-thermal models

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    Performance of Bio-based Building Materials provides guidance on the use of bio-based building materials (BBBM) with respect to their performance. The book focuses on BBBM currently present on the European market. The state-of-the-art is presented regarding material properties, recommended uses, performance expectancies, testing methodology, and related standards. Chapters cover both 'old and traditional' BBBM since quite a few of them are experiencing a comeback on the market. Promising developments that could become commercial in the near future are presented as well. The book will be a valuable reference resource for those working in the bio-based materials research community, architects and agencies dealing with sustainable construction, and graduate students in civil engineering.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationPerformance of Bio-based Building Materials
    EditorsDennis Jones, Christian Brischke
    PublisherWoodhead Publishing
    Edition1st Edition
    ISBN (Electronic)978-0-081-00992-5
    ISBN (Print)978-0-081-00982-6
    Publication statusPublished - 7 Jul 2017
    MoE publication typeD2 Article in professional manuals or guides or professional information systems or text book material


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    Fortino, S. (2017). Hygro-thermal models. In D. Jones, & C. Brischke (Eds.), Performance of Bio-based Building Materials (1st Edition ed., pp. 495). Woodhead Publishing. https://www.elsevier.com/books/performance-of-bio-based-building-materi als/jones/978-0-08-100982-6