Sustainable Building Design: Applications Using Climatic Data in India (Design Science and Innovation)


Sustainable Building Design: Applications Using Climatic Data in India (Design Science and Innovation) 1st ed. 2018 Edition, Springer

  • Includes climatic data and analysis for 62 Indian citiesand describes how it can be synthesized in sustainable building design.
  • Incorporates case studies on sustainable building design in each of India’s FIVE climatic zones
  • Covers the key principles and practices of sustainable environmental design

This book bridges the gap between research and practice in the area of sustainable design of buildings, exploring the passive (climate-responsive) design and thermal behavior of buildings and ways to incorporate these enhancements in architectural and civil engineering practice.

The book can serve as a practical tool or handbook for academicians and building professionals working in the area of sustainable building design and construction.

Sample_Chapter_02 Dr Kabre

By Prof (Dr.) Chitrarekha Kabre *
Ph. D. in Architecture (University of Queensland, Australia)
Master of Building Engineering & Management (School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi), Bachelor of Architecture (Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal)Former Dean, Faculty of Architecture, Urban and Town Planning, Deenbandhu Chhotu Ram University of Science and Technology (NAAC ‘A’ grade State University of Haryana) Murthal, INDIA * Ex Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
Fulbright Professor, North Dakota State University, Fargo, USA (2012-13)
International Associate American Institute of Architects

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