Euphrosyne Triantis

Euphrosyne Triantis
National Technical University of Athens | NTUA · Department of Rural Technology and Development

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As an answer to new challenges concerning the role of the architect in future societies, a new approach to the teaching of technological and environmental design was developed by an interdisciplinary team of academics, involving a reconsideration of the basic concepts and strategies in architectural design and its interaction both with natural and...
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This paper presents the methodology and first results of an on‐going research devoted to a systematic investigation of thermal comfort levels in selected public outdoor spaces in Athens. Furthermore basic parameters in the design and construction of each space (surface materials, water elements, vegetation, shading etc.) are evaluated in combinatio...
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Measurements of environmental comfort in underground train stations in Athens showed that noise levels exceeded standard recommended values in all stations tested. Environmentally designed stations, exhibited smooth variation in their lighting levels, between surface space and underground; they were also, found to mitigate thermal extremities of th...
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This paper analyses the overall environmental conditions in selected university buildings of the National Technical University of Athens, Greece according to the perception of their users. The analysis is based on questionnaires distributed to the users of each building, working both in conventional and open-plan office spaces. During the same peri...
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The spatial and material configuration of a building, its dimensions, orientation and fabric are crucial for the choice of the environmental retrofitting strategies to be used. These include innovative daylighting, cooling and control sys- tems, as well as different types of space-related ventilation systems, such as transition spaces, stack device...
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This paper briefly describes a project which combines restoration of hotel “Banghion”, a classified neoclassical building at the center of Athens, with restructuring of the hotel’s energy system by the use of passive and active solar energy techniques in addition to standard energy conservation measures. The project is therefore expected to provide...
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In this research the stations of the new subway in Athens are studied as transition spaces between indoors and outdoors, as well as surface and underground uses. The importance of transition spaces has been recognized through architectural research for many years, as they form a link between interior and exterior, public and private domains, and as...