Hygrothermal Behavior, Building Pathology and Durability

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ISBN: 978-3-642-31157-4 (Print) 978-3-642-31158-1 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-21

    Reducing the Risk of Microbial Growth on Insulated Walls by Improving the Properties of the Surface Materials

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    Pages 23-44

    Biological Defacement of External Thermal Insulation Composite Systems

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    Pages 45-60

    Effectiveness and Durability of Biocides in Building Coatings: Biological Aspects

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    Pages 61-91

    Hygrothermal Conditions and Mould Growth Potential in Cold Attics: Impact of Weather, Building System and Construction Design Characteristics

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    Pages 93-111

    Controlled Ventilation of Historic Buildings: Assessment of Impact on the Indoor Environment via Hygrothermal Building Simulation

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    Pages 113-140

    Degradation Control of Historical Walls with Rising Damp Problems

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    Pages 141-163

    Hygrothermal Performance and Damage Risk of Green Roofs

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    Pages 165-181

    Applicability of the Pull-Off Test: Teachings from a Large Sample of In Situ Tests

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    Pages 183-210

    Moisture Robustness During Retrofitting of Timber Frame Walls with Vacuum Insulation Panels: Experimental and Theoretical Studies

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    Pages 211-232

    Wind Resistance Evaluation to Dynamic Response of Mechanically Anchored Waterproofing Membrane System