Cities for Smart Environmental and Energy Futures

Impacts on Architecture and Technology

  • Stamatina Th. Rassia
  • Panos M. Pardalos

Part of the Energy Systems book series (ENERGY)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Frank Duffy
    Pages 1-7
  3. Paul Budde
    Pages 9-20
  4. Magnus Larsson, Alex Kaiser
    Pages 55-99
  5. Mark Raymond
    Pages 115-131
  6. Lindsey Sherman, Michael Contento, Alfredo Brillembourg, Hubert Klumpner
    Pages 133-151
  7. Fabiano Lemes de Oliveira
    Pages 165-178
  8. Jessica Bunning, Colin Beattie, Vanessa Rauland, Peter Newman
    Pages 179-197
  9. Kobe Boussauw, Richard Hanley, Frank Witlox
    Pages 199-213
  10. Konstantina Vasilakopoulou, Denia Kolokotsa, Mattheos Santamouris
    Pages 215-233
  11. Zeynep Aygen, Gökhan Kılıç
    Pages 235-243
  12. Smita Rakshit, Anthony Filipovitch
    Pages 271-281
  13. Eveline Althaus, Marie Antoinette Glaser
    Pages 283-290

About this book


Cities for Smart Environmental and Energy Futures presents works written by eminent international experts from a variety of disciplines including architecture, engineering and related fields. Due to the ever-increasing focus on sustainable technologies, alternative energy sources, and global social and urban issues, interest in the energy systems for cities of the future has grown in a wealth of disciplines. Some of the special features of this book include new findings on the city of the future from the macro to the micro level. These range from urban sustainability to indoor urbanism, and from strategies for cities and global climate change to material properties. The book is intended for graduate students and researchers active in architecture, engineering, the social and computational sciences, building physics and related fields.



Eco Urbanism Energy Conservation Smart Cities Urban Planing Zero Energy

Editors and affiliations

  • Stamatina Th. Rassia
    • 1
  • Panos M. Pardalos
    • 2
  1. 1.Department ArchitekturETH ZürichZürichSwitzerland
  2. 2.Department of Industrial and Systems EngUniversity of FloridaGainesvilleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Energy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-37660-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-37661-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-8998
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-9005
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