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Case Studies

  • Francesca ThiébatEmail author
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Part of the PoliTO Springer Series book series (PTSS)

Abstract

This chapter will present three case studies illustrating the proposed tool. Two of these examples show how the method can be applied during the early design stage (primarily regarding selection of building elements or components), while one case study demonstrates how the method can be applied during the detailed design stages to assess the entire life cycle performance of the building.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di Architettura e Design (DAD)Politecnico di TorinoTurinItaly

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