Research Method

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To evaluate the energy behavior of the buildings it is necessary to know numerous data related with its geometry, internal and external loads, construction systems, air-conditioning systems and user profiles. Selecting and quantifying the parameters needed is a complex task which requires the designer’s experience and knowledge, as well as an in-depth understanding of the calculation process.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Higher Technical School of Building EngineeringUniversidad de SevillaSevilleSpain
  2. 2.Faculty of Construction, Architecture and DesignUniversidad Del Bío-BíoConcepción, VIII–ConcepciónChile

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