151-8004-00L  Building Physics III: Building Energy Demand and Urban Physics

SemesterSpring Semester 2021
LecturersJ. Carmeliet, K. Orehounig
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
151-8004-00 GBuilding Physics III: Building Energy Demand and Urban Physics
No course on 22.03 (seminar week), on 05.04. (Easter Holiday) as well as 31.05 (final critiques).
2 hrs
Mon16-18HIL E 3 »
J. Carmeliet, K. Orehounig

Catalogue data

AbstractBasics and application of thermal comfort, building energy demand and urban physics.
ObjectiveThe students acquire basic knowledge in building energy demand and urban physics and apply the knowledge to the design of low energy buildings and mitigation of urban climate.
ContentTopics of the course are:
- climatic change & energy
- thermal comfort and transparent envelopes
- stationary energy demand
- dynamic heat transport
- urban physics: urban heat island, wind, rain
- durability
Lecture notesThe course lectures and material are available on the Website for download (MOODLE https://moodle-app2.let.ethz.ch/auth/shibboleth/login.php).

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a two-semester course together with 151-8009-00L Building Physics II
For programme regulations
(Examination block)
Bachelor's Programme in Architecture 2016 (Examination Block 2)
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersJ. Carmeliet, M. Ettlin, K. Orehounig
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 aidsNon-programmable, scientific calculator and pens. A formulary and writing paper will be provided at the exam. There are no other documents or devices allowed except a subject-neutral dictionary as by the regulations of the rectorate.
Performance assessment as a semester course (other programmes)
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersJ. Carmeliet, K. Orehounig
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 90 minutes
Written aidsNon-programmable, scientific calculator and pens. A formulary and writing paper will be provided at the exam. There are no other documents or devices allowed except a subject-neutral dictionary as by the regulations of the rectorate.
If the course unit is part of an examination block, the credits are allocated for the successful completion of the whole block.
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

Learning materials

 
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Restrictions

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Offered in

ProgrammeSectionType
Architecture BachelorExamination Block 2OInformation