151-8011-00L  Building Physics: Theory and Applications

SemesterAutumn Semester 2019
LecturersJ. Carmeliet, A. Kubilay, O. Dorostkar, A. Rubin, X. Zhou
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish



Catalogue data

AbstractPrinciples of heat and mass transport, hygro-thermal performance, durability of the building envelope and interaction with indoor and outdoor climates, applications.
ObjectiveThe students will acquire in the following fields:
- Principles of heat and mass transport and its mathematical description.
- Indoor and outdoor climate and driving forces.
- Hygrothermal properties of building materials.
- Building envelope solutions and their construction.
- Hygrothermal performance and durability.
ContentPrinciples of heat and mass transport, hygro-thermal performance, durability of the building envelope and interaction with indoor and outdoor climates, applications.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersJ. Carmeliet, O. Dorostkar, A. Kubilay, A. Rubin, X. Zhou
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 180 minutes
Written aidsformular sheet calculator (non programmable)
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

Learning materials

 
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Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
151-8011-00 VBuilding Physics: Theory and Applications
Permission from lecturers required for all students.
No course on 23.10.19 (seminar week).
3 hrs
Wed13-16HIL D 10.2 »
J. Carmeliet, O. Dorostkar, A. Rubin
151-8011-00 UBuilding Physics: Theory and Applications
Permission from lecturers required for all students.
No course on 23.10. (seminar week).
Enrolment after agreement with the lecturer only.
1 hrs
Wed16-17HIL D 10.2 »
A. Kubilay, O. Dorostkar, X. Zhou

Groups

No information on groups available.

Restrictions

GeneralPermission from lecturers required for all students

Offered in

ProgrammeSectionType
Civil Engineering MasterMajor in Construction and Maintenance ManagementWInformation
Integrated Building Systems MasterCore CoursesWInformation