Building Pathology and Rehabilitation

Description

This book series addresses the areas of building pathologies and rehabilitation of the constructed heritage, strategies, diagnostic and design methodologies, the appropriately of existing regulations for rehabilitation, energy efficiency, adaptive rehabilitation, rehabilitation technologies and analysis of case studies. The topics of Building Pathology and Rehabilitation include but are not limited to - hygrothermal behaviour - structural pathologies (e.g. stone, wood, mortar, concrete, etc…) - diagnostic techniques - costs of pathology - responsibilities, guarantees and insurance - analysis of case studies - construction code - rehabilitation technologies - architecture and rehabilitation project - materials and their suitability - building performance simulation and energy efficiency - durability and service life