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Update of the urban heat island of Madrid and its influence on the building's energy simulation=Actualización de la isla de calor urbana de Madrid y su influencia en la simulación energética de edificios
Year:2017
Research Areas
  • Civil engineering and architecture
Information
Abstract
Despite great advances on building energy evaluation, available climate data does not include the effects of the Urban Heat Island (UHI). This phenomenon, which increases the temperature in urban areas, is variable in both time and space, and implies an important lack of accuracy when simulating within an urban context. During this research the relevance of the UHI in relation to the dwellings energy performance has been confirmed, as well as the existing barriers to integrate the current UHI representations into the dynamic energy simulation process. Therefore, it is necessary to carry out an update of the existing models, in order to implement it into the energy evaluation process. In this work, as a first stage of the study and based on current techniques of geolocation and the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), it is established a methodology to acquire automatically an update of the UHI through isotherm maps. It is aimed to set up the starting point from which the integration of the UHI into the energy simulation process will happen.
International
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Congress
3th International and 5th National Congress on Sustainable Construction and Eco-Efficient Solutions
960
Place
Sevilla
Reviewers
Si
ISBN/ISSN
978-84-617-4201-1
Start Date
27/03/2017
End Date
29/03/2017
From page
167
To page
168
3th International and 5th National Congress on Sustainable Construction and Eco-Efficient Solutions
Participants
  • Autor: Miguel Núñez Peiró (UPM)
  • Autor: Maria del Carmen Sanchez-Guevara Sanchez (UPM)
  • Autor: Fco. Javier Neila Gonzalez (UPM)
Research Group, Departaments and Institutes related
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Arquitectura Bioclimática en un entorno sostenible-ABIO
  • Departamento: Construcción y Tecnología Arquitectónicas
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