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Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing

Advances in Human Factors in Architecture, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure

Proceedings of the AHFE 2019 International Conference on Human Factors in Architecture, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure, July 24-28, 2019, Washington D.C., USA

Editors: Charytonowicz, Jerzy, Falcão, Christianne (Eds.)

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  • Reports on advanced methods for sustainable design in the built environment
  • Describes a wealth of different examples of sustainable infrastructure projects
  • Discusses the environmental, social, and economic impact of sustainable infrastructure
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This book discusses human factors research directed towards realizing and assessing sustainability in the built environment and architecture. It reports on advanced engineering methods for sustainable infrastructure design, architecture as well as on assessments of the efficient methods and the social, environmental, and economic impact of various designs and projects. The book covers a range of topics, including the use of recycled materials in architecture, ergonomics in buildings and public design, sustainable design for smart cities, design for the aging population, industrial design, human scale in architecture, and many more. Based on the AHFE 2019 International Conference on Human Factors in Architecture, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure, held on July 24-28, 2019, in Washington D.C., USA, it offers various perspectives on sustainability and ergonomics. As such, it is a valuable reference resource for designers, urban engineers, architects, infrastructure professionals, public infrastructure owners, policy makers, government engineers and planners, as well as operations managers and academics active in urban and infrastructure research.

Table of contents (48 chapters)

Table of contents (48 chapters)
  • Building as a Primary Means of Preventative Care. Postulate of Certification of Buildings Intended for Use by the Elderly in Multi-family Housing and Collective Housing

    Pages 3-11

    Bonenberg, Agata

  • T-House in Shaping Sustainable Housing

    Pages 12-22

    Maciejko, Alicja (et al.)

  • Ergonomics for Children

    Pages 23-33

    Trocka-Leszczynska, Elzbieta (et al.)

  • Reconstruction with a Change of Function – Ergonomics of the Hotel Environment

    Pages 34-44

    Jablonska, Joanna (et al.)

  • T-House. Shaping Ergonomic and Flexible Interiors in Modular Form Connected to Horticultural Therapy Zone

    Pages 45-56

    Charytonowicz, Jerzy (et al.)

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eBook 178,49 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-20151-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover 228,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-20150-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Human Factors in Architecture, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of the AHFE 2019 International Conference on Human Factors in Architecture, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure, July 24-28, 2019, Washington D.C., USA
Editors
  • Jerzy Charytonowicz
  • Christianne Falcão
Series Title
Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Series Volume
966
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-20151-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-20151-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-20150-0
Series ISSN
2194-5357
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 522
Number of Illustrations
108 b/w illustrations, 175 illustrations in colour
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