World Symposium on Sustainable Development at Universities, Boston

Botero, Lisa; Eicker, Ursula; Cremers, Jan; Palla, Nansi; Schoch, Christiane; Bossert, Michael: ‘A Real-world Lab Approach to the Carbon Neutral Campus Transition: A Case Study.’. World Symposium on Sustainable Development at Universities (WSSD-U-2016), Boston, USA. September 14-16, 2016. Paper #104/Track 4b. Proceedings, 10 pages

Final research report now available online (PVTintegral)

Cremers, Jan; Eicker, Ursula; Palla, Nansi; Jobard, Xavier; Klotz, Fritz; Mitina, Irina: Multivalente photovoltaisch-thermische Kollektoren zur Kälte-, Wärme- und Stromerzeugung und Szenarien für die Gebäudeintegration (PVTintegral) : Projektbericht : Laufzeit: 01.09.2012 bis 31.10.2015. TIB Hannover. 2016
https://doi.org/10.2314/GBV:866981616

TensiNet/COST TU1303 Symposium 2016

Cremers, Jan; Palla, Nansi; Buck, Doris; Beck, Andreas; Biesinger, Andreas; Brodkorb, Swen: Analysis of a Translucent Insulated Triple-Layer Membrane Roof for a Sport Centre in Germany. Procedia Engineering, Volume 155, 2016, Pages 38–46

Cremers, Jan; Marx, Hannes: Comparative Study of a New IR-absorbing Film to Improve Solar Shading and Thermal Comfort for ETFE Structures. Procedia Engineering, Volume 155, 2016, Pages 113–120

COST Action ‘Novel Structural Skins’ //  Conference Website // Conference Program

Building Openings Construction Manual

In September 2016, the new Building Openings Construction Manual has been published by DETAIL:
Cremers, J. (Author and Editor), co-authors are: M. Binder, P. Bonfig, J. Hartwig, W. Jehl, H. Klos, I. Leuschner, U. Sieberath, E. Sohn, T. Stark: Building Openings Construction Manual: Windows, Vents and Exterior Doors, DETAIL, Munich, Germany, 288 p., 9-2016

herein the following chapters:
Cremers, Jan: ‘Openings in buildings’ (A1), p. 8-11
Cremers, Jan: ‘Designing facade openings’ (A3), p. 24-31
Cremers, Jan with ift Rosenheim (Ulrich Sieberath, Ingo Leuschner): ‘Requirements and protective functions – building physics fundamentals’ (B1), p. 50-85
Cremers, Jan: ‘Materials, components, types of construction’ (B2), p. 86-119
Cremers, Jan with ift Rosenheim (Ulrich Sieberath, Wolfgang Jehl, Ingo Leuschner): ‘Building connection and structural context ‘ (B3), p. 120-147
Cremers, Jan; Binder, Markus: ‘Passive solar energy use’ (C1), p. 170-189

ISBN: 978-3-95553-298-7 (Print)
ISBN: 978-3-95553-299-4 (E-Book)
ISBN: 978-3-95553-300-7 (Bundle)

Further information can be found at the webpage of the publisher.

1st Case-Study-Day @ HFT

On 22.1.16 our first Case-Study-Day of the HFT-course KlimaEngineering took place. Three innovative projects have been presented from different perspectives (in German):
1. UPCYCLING MIT AUGENMASS: SANIERUNG EINES WOHNHOCHHAUSES, PFORZHEIM, 1970/2014
2. NEU UND ENGAGIERT – INNOVATIVER MASSIVHOLZBAU: WOODCUBE, HAMBURG, 2013
3. KONSEQUENTER MONOLITH MIT WEITBLICK: HAUS 36, STUTTGART, 2014
Further information (in German) here.