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A software vision to enable the holistic design of low carbon buildings

Hetherington, Robina; Laney, Robin and Peake, Stephen (2011). A software vision to enable the holistic design of low carbon buildings. In: 3rd International Workshop on Software Research and Climate Change at European Conference on Object-Oriented Programming (ECOOP) 2011, 25 July 2011, Lancaster, UK.

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Abstract

The need to reduce the energy used by buildings and the resultant carbon emissions is changing how they are designed, look and work. This position paper outlines the urgent need for new software that integrates thermal simulation with building information modelling. A vision for the software is presented.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: The Authors
Keywords: Software, climate change, buildings, energy
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
Item ID: 29177
Depositing User: Robina Hetherington
Date Deposited: 27 Jul 2011 14:58
Last Modified: 14 Dec 2012 22:39
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/29177
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