A multidisciplinary approach to address climate-resilience, conservation and comfort in traditional architecture: The PROT3CT example

Jahed, Negin
Ersoy, Sera
Griffiths, Nigel
Gürsel Dino, İpek
Marincioni, Valentina
Özçakır, Özgün
Rickaby, Peter
Sırt Çıplak, Elif
Wang, Kai
Yıldırım Esen, Sibel
Yürük, Tuğçe
Bilgin Altınöz, Ayşe Güliz
Aktaş, Yasemin Didem
Traditional dwellings despite their environmental credentials, due to age, previous damage, and residents unable to afford even the limited maintenance allowed by restrictive legal framework, may offer poor thermal performance, which is expected to be further exacerbated by changing climate. More than 70% of Turkey’s built heritage stock is composed of traditional dwellings, which makes this stock able to create a major impact nationally on the building-related energy use, carbon emissions and population wellbeing. This research aims to develop an evidence-based multidisciplinary methodology for cost-effective retrofit of the traditional dwellings in Turkey, to improve energy performance, satisfy user expectations of comfort, and protect heritage value.
1st International Conference on Moisture in Buildings 2021 (ICMB21)


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Citation Formats
N. Jahed et al., “A multidisciplinary approach to address climate-resilience, conservation and comfort in traditional architecture: The PROT3CT example,” presented at the 1st International Conference on Moisture in Buildings 2021 (ICMB21), London, İngiltere, 2021, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: https://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/10128909/.