Search for dissertations about: "Architects"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 101 swedish dissertations containing the word Architects.

  1. 1. Environmental Assessment Tools for Neighbourhoods and Buildings in relation to Environment, Architecture, and Architects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Marita Wallhagen; KTH.; Högskolan i Gävle.; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Planering och beslutsanalys; Planning and Decision Analysis; architects; architecture; buildings; environment; environmental assessment tools; environmental sustainability; neighbourhoods;

    Abstract : This thesis explores Neighbourhood and Building Environmental Assessment Tools’ (NBEATs’) function as assessment tools and decision support, and their relation to environment, architecture and architects. This is done by analysing, testing, and discussing a number of NBEATs (LEED-NC, Code for Sustainable Homes, EcoEffect, LEED-ND, BREEAM-C, and ENSLIC-tool), their manuals and use. READ MORE

  2. 2. Architects and users in collaborative design

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Johanna Eriksson; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Co-design; Participatory design; Facilitator; Architect; Users; Collaborative design; Front-end activities;

    Abstract : ABSTRACTThe custom of involving users in building projects has increased over the last years, following a focus on the importance of front-end activities, both in practice and in academia. This thesis explores user participatory design and more specifically the co-design process from the architect’s point of view. READ MORE

  3. 3. Collaborative design procedures for architects and engineers

    University dissertation from Kassel : KOBRA (Kasseler OnlineBibliothek, Repository und Archiv)

    Author : Oliver Tessmann; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Collaborative design; Computational design; Generative Design;

    Abstract : This book argues for novel strategies to integrate engineering design procedures and structural analysis data into architectural design. Algorithmic procedures that recently migrated into the architectural practice are utilized to improve the interface of both disciplines. READ MORE

  4. 4. When are nudges acceptable? Influences of beneficiaries, techniques, alternatives and choice architects

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : William Hagman; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Interventions aimed to change behavior (so called nudges) are becoming more and more popular among policymakers. However, in order to be able to effectively use nudges, it is important to understand when and why people find them acceptable. READ MORE

  5. 5. Chromatin Insulators and CTCF: Architects of Epigenetic States during Development

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Rituparna Mukhopadhyay; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Developmental biology; DNA methylation; CTCF; Chromatin insulators; Microarray; Utvecklingsbiologi; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology Organism biology Developmental biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi Organismbiologi Utvecklingsbiologi;

    Abstract : A controlled and efficient coordination of gene expression is the key for normal development of an organism. In mammals, a subset of autosomal genes is expressed monoallelically depending on the sex of the transmitting parent, a phenomenon known as genomic imprinting. READ MORE