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Nanoarchitecture and Global Warming

Omar, Ossama (2012) Nanoarchitecture and Global Warming. PhD thesis, Alexandria University, Faculty of Engineering.

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Abstract

As result of globalization, new notion called the global problems has appeared such as the financial crisis, global warming, and Climate change and biodiversity affecting the whole world in general and the third world developing countries in particular resulting from the developed countries actions. One of these solutions is using the nanotechnology and the environmental materials in architecture so as to reduce energy consumption in the public buildings to reduce its heat emissions. Hence, reaching the main purpose of this study finding the best ways to reduce the carbon dioxide emissions harming the environment. Also on the private or individual level, it leads to zero carbon architecture through using nanotechnology, and nanoarchitecture. This will be done through case studies in Bibliotheca Alexandrina, it is to convert the building to be environmentally friendly and based on renewable energy and to minimize the consumption of the building for electricity generated from burning of petroleum products without influence a performance of the building and the performance of his job required him to even raise the operational efficiency and interaction with users in the highest as well as with the environment in which the existing building so that it responds in an intelligent way to make it deals with the climatic changes of the existing environment of the highest degree of effectiveness.

Item Type:Thesis (PhD)
Subjects:Technology > Nanotechnology and environmental applications
Technology > Nanotechnology and energy applications
Material Science > Nanostructured materials
ID Code:11872
Deposited By:Mr Osama Mohamed El-Said Omar
Deposited On:13 Jun 2012 11:48
Last Modified:13 Jun 2012 11:59

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