Transfunctional living walls-designing living walls for environmental and social benefits
Stav, Yael (2016) Transfunctional living walls-designing living walls for environmental and social benefits. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.
Greater attention is being directed towards incorporating greenery into the built environment as increasing global urbanisation drives the search for sustainable urbanism. This research takes a parametric approach to studying living wall dynamics using three methods to cover a diversity of design parameters and performance criteria. The findings led to a functional typology for living walls based on a range of design, context and performance parameters wider than previously identified. Such parametric studies offer valuable insights into 'transfunctional' living walls for homes, schools and public spaces.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (PhD)|
|Supervisor:||Lawson, Gillian & Chamorro-Koc, Marianella|
|Keywords:||Green Building, Green Facades, Industrial Design, Landscape Architecture, Living Wall Design, Living Walls, Parametric Study, Sustainable Design, Vertical Vegetation|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Design
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||22 Apr 2016 01:22|
|Last Modified:||22 Apr 2016 01:22|
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