Retrofitting existing housing stock to achieve CO2 reduction targets

Serin, Bilge
Peker, Ender


Retrofit of Non-Ductile RC Frames with Precast Concrete (PC) Wall Panels
BARAN, MEHMET; Tankut, Tugrul (2011-12-01)
An economic, structurally effective and practically applicable strengthening method had been developed for reinforced concrete (RC) framed buildings. This study presents the test results on strengthening of deficient RC frames by using high strength precast concrete (PC) panels. The idea of the method is to convert the existing hollow brick infill wall into a load carrying system by bonding PC panels on to the plastered hollow brick infills. For this purpose, six (two reference and four strengthened) one-th...
Prefabrication of Dwellings feasibility in developing countries on a system analysis of costs with special emphasis on Turkey.
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Restoring Local Scale Rethinking Company Structures for Sustainable Product Design
Doğan, Çağla (2003-10-27)
Reclaiming pedestrian-oriented places to increase walkability in city center the case of Yüksel Street, Ankara
Farnian, Saideh; Yetişkul Şenbil, Emine; Department of City and Regional Planning (2014)
Walking as the basic, cheapest and the most affordable way of transportation, recreation and socialization is a significant means of experiencing a city. Walkability of a city is a measure of how friendly, safe and attractive a city is to walk within it. Walking in a city and the extent to which the built environment supports walking is signifier of civilization and popular walkable spaces particularly in city center are considered as part of collective memory of a city. Accordingly, a well-designed walkabl...
Sustainable impact evaluation of energy retrofits for school buildings in different climate regions
Uluçay, Jülide Arzu; Pekeriçli, Mehmet Koray; Department of Building Science in Architecture (2019)
Due to increasing importance of the concepts of energy efficiency and sustainability, retrofits for a large portion of existing buildings have become an immediate necessity. In this respect, different retrofit strategies are employed for increasing the efficiency of existing building envelopes, energy sources, electrical and mechanical systems. Among the existing building types for efficiency retrofit are the school buildings, which differ from the rest due to their special function - education. The activit...
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B. Serin and E. Peker, “Retrofitting existing housing stock to achieve CO2 reduction targets,” 2019, Accessed: 00, 2022. [Online]. Available: