International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Since Year 2012 | Open Access | Fully Refereed | Peer Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064




Downloads: 120

Research Paper | Architecture & Planning | Egypt | Volume 4 Issue 8, August 2015


Architectural Solutions Effect on Energy Efficiency at College Buildings

Dr. Reham El-Dessuky Hamed


Abstract: Architectural design solutions can be employed to achieve greater energy efficiency at any building. However, currently this possibility is not sufficiently utilized. The paper provides a comparative analysis of architectural solutions in college building, presenting the ones that not only allow for a reduction in energy losses through the external envelope especially the roof of a building considering the local climatic conditions, but also make it possible to increase the energy efficiency. The research problem represents the absence of a clear methodology for assessing the energy performance of college buildings after the Works. The study aims to raise the energy efficiency in Universities and Colleges Buildings via create architectural design solution and building design tools which estimating the design interactions within a building. These interactions include the use of energy (electricity for lighting, heating and cooling), climatic conditions (ventilation, daylight and thermal loads) and heat generated by building's occupants.


Keywords: College Building Design Tools, Architectural Solutions, Energy Efficiency, Design Process, Costs


Edition: Volume 4 Issue 8, August 2015,


Pages: 2065 - 2076

Architectural Solutions Effect on Energy Efficiency at College Buildings


How to Cite this Article?

Dr. Reham El-Dessuky Hamed, "Architectural Solutions Effect on Energy Efficiency at College Buildings", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=SUB157942, Volume 4 Issue 8, August 2015, 2065 - 2076, #ijsrnet

How to Share this Article?

Enter Your Email Address




Similar Articles with Keyword 'Energy Efficiency'

Downloads: 7

Student Project, Architecture & Planning, Nigeria, Volume 10 Issue 5, May 2021

Pages: 694 - 702

Design Strategies for Energy Efficient Retrofits for School of Engineering Faculty Building in Federal University of Technology Akure

OSUOLALE Mumini Damilola | OLOTUAH Paul Oluwatobi | AJUMOBI Muyiwa Deji

Share this Article

Downloads: 103 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙1

Survey Paper, Architecture & Planning, Kosovo, Volume 9 Issue 9, September 2020

Pages: 586 - 592

Customer Satisfaction Survey of Implemented Energy Efficiency Measures in Public Buildings in Kosovo

Kreshnik Muhaxheri [2] | Florian Nepravishta [5] | Ramadan Alushaj [5]

Share this Article


Top