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

SemesterAutumn Semester 2021
LecturersA. Kubilay, X. Zhou, L. D'Amato, A. Rubin, D. A. Strebel
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentEnrolment after agreement with the lecturer only.



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
151-8011-00 VBuilding Physics: Theory and Applications
Permission from lecturers required for all students.
No course on 27.10.2021 (seminar week).
3 hrs
Wed12:45-15:30HIL D 10.2 »
A. Kubilay, X. Zhou
151-8011-00 UBuilding Physics: Theory and Applications
Permission from lecturers required for all students.
No course on 27.10.2021 (seminar week).
Online event: This event will primarily take place online. Reserved rooms will remain blocked on campus for students to follow the course from there
1 hrs
Wed16:45-17:30HIL D 10.2 »
X. Zhou, L. D'Amato, A. Kubilay, A. Rubin, D. A. Strebel

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.
Lecture notesHandouts, supporting material and exercises are provided online via Moodle.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersA. Kubilay, L. D'Amato, A. Rubin, D. A. Strebel, 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 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.
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

Learning materials

 
Main linkLectures material can be found on Moodle. (see below) Further information on the Chair's website.
Only public learning materials are listed.

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 CoursesOInformation