publication . Book . Other ORP type . 2019

Bio-based building skin

Anna Sandak; Jakub Sandak; Marcin Brzezicki; Andreja Kutnar;
Open Access
  • Published: 04 Mar 2019
  • Publisher: Springer Open
  • Country: Slovenia
This book provides a compendium of material properties, demonstrates several successful examples of bio-based materials’ application in building facades, and offers ideas for new designs and novel solutions. It features a state-of-the-art review, addresses the latest trends in material selection, assembling systems, and innovative functions of facades in detail. Selected case studies on buildings from diverse locations are subsequently presented to demonstrate the successful implementation of various biomaterial solutions, which defines unique architectural styles and building functions. The structures, morphologies and aesthetic impressions related to bio-based...
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free text keywords: facade structure, service life building performance, building function, responsive facade, biomaterials for buildings, building degradation, ligno-cellulosic materials, building aesthetics, sustainable buildings, udc:674
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Funded by
EC| InnoRenew CoE
InnoRenew CoE
Renewable materials and healthy environments research and innovation centre of excellence
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 739574
  • Funding stream: H2020 | SGA-CSA
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