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Design(ing) and the placebo effect– a productive idea.
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press (MIT Press), 2018-07-03)
The role of thermostatic radiator valves for the control of space heating in UK social-rented households
This paper provides an analysis of the relationships between dwelling, household and motivation, behaviour and perception characteristics and thermostatic radiator valve (TRV) settings in living rooms (n=187) and bedrooms ...
Worldmaking As Techné Participatory Art, Music, and Architecture
(Riverside Architectural Press, 2018-06-15)
In particular a kind of practice that embodies the enactment of theoretical approach that helps determine the significance of the work, how it was made, and why.
Thermally comfortable housing in iraq—prospects of the courtyard pattern in achieving energy efficiency
© Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018. Iraq suffers from large housing problems. It is estimated that there is a shortage of around one million dwellings, which is equal to one-fourth of the ...
Shenzhen’s Urban Villages: Dialogic cultural landscapes and resilient rituals
Rapid urbanisation is drastically reshaping our environment, destabilising traditional connections to place and notions of community, and with these the relationship between place and identity. In this context, how do we ...
Father-land: troubling dialogues in a divided island
This presentation critically reflects on the essay film Father-land, a practice research collaboration between the author and the sound artist and film-maker Stuart Moore, which investigates notions of home and (dis)placement ...
Computationally-Enhanced Ecologies, Organisms, and Parasites. Speculative Explorations of Symbiotic Oscillations
(Association for Computing Machinery, 2018-11-13)
This paper presents theoretical and practical research related to computationally-enhanced environments, analysing speculative explorations of media technologies that extend our understanding on alternative modes of ...
A comparison between thermostat and thermostatic radiator valve setpoint temperatures in UK social housing
In the UK, in centrally heated dwellings, space heating is commonly controlled by a whole house thermostat as well as thermostatic radiator valves (TRVs) fitted on individual radiators. TRV settings define a setpoint ...