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BOOK: Climate Responsive Architecture – A Design Handbook for Energy Efficient Buildings

Climate Responsive Architecture: A Design Handbook for Energy Efficient Buildings Authors & Editors: Arvind Krishan, Nick Baker, Simos Yannas, S.V. Szokolay      Publisher: Tata McGraHill, New Delhi, New York  etc. Climate Responsive Architecture               … Continue reading

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BOOK: Climate Responsive Architecture – Chinese language translation

Climate Responsive Architecture – Chinese language translation Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (Asia) Co. and China Architecture & Building Press. 2004/2005 Editors & Authors: Arvind Krishan, Nick Baker, Simos Yannas, S.V. Szokolay Climate Responsive Architecture A Design Handbook for Energy Efficient Buildings … Continue reading

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BOOK: ECO-URBANITY

ECO-URBANITY: Towards a well-mannered built environment Editor: Darko Radovic Publisher: ROUTLEDGE, London and New York, 2009 Contributed: Chapter; Eco-city ? Eco-urbanity ? by Arvind Krishan Synopsis: ‘ Built environments, thus, accurately record human achievements. Those records point at broader social … Continue reading

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BOOK: CONSUMING CITIES

CONSUMING CITIES                                                                       The Urban Environment … Continue reading

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BOOK: Ecohouse – A design guide

Ecohouse – A design guide Authors: Susan Roaf, Manuel Ferentes, Stephanie Thomas Publisher: Architectural Press, Oxford, Auckland etc. Contributed a project: Bidani House, Faridabad, India. Designed by Arvind Krishan.  Synopsis: ‘ The first question to answer should be: what is ecohouse … Continue reading

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BOOK: Energy-efficient buildings in India

Energy-efficient buildings in India A compilation by TERI ( The Energy Research Institute, New Delhi, India ) for Ministry of New and Renewable Energy Sources, Govt. of India. Contributed six projects in different climate zones of India, designed by Arvind … Continue reading

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BOOK: Solar Architecture – An Indo-German Initiative

SOLAR ARCHITECTURE – AN INDO-GERMAN INITIATIVE                           Editors & Authors: Arvind Krishan, N.K. Bansal                               … Continue reading

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PAPER & PRESENTATION: PLEA 2013 Munich – KNOWLEDGE BASED EXPERT SYSTEM: A Computer Aided Climate Responsive Integrated Approach to Architectural Design

Architectural design is indeed a complex process. Can this process be translated into design decision making process through a knowledge based expert system and achieve ecologically responsive architecture ? is the quest of this paper. The computer aided system presented … Continue reading

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PAPER & PRESENTATION: Munich PLEA 2013, : ARCHITECTURE follows the SUN

 Sun is a regenerative resource that has fed the ecosystem of planet Earth for ever.  Therefore the challenge for contemporary design is to use the regenerative solar spectrum and design a sustainable habitat within the capacity of the finite eco-system … Continue reading

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PAPER & PRESENTATION: Israel 2010 – ARCHITECTURE & PRIMAL ENERGY International Conference Drylands, Deserts & Desertification Ben Gurien University, Israel

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