Latest articles

| This paper evaluates the thermal performance of a triple-glazed glass window filled with a phase-change material (PCM) compared to the performance of a traditional triple-glazed window with air gaps.
| This study analyzed the influence of exterior windows on the indoor thermal environment of office buildings by carrying out field experiments.
| The redeveloped CME Center lobby is defined by a striking, wavelike 24’ tall glass façade.
| In this contribution, a long-lasting natural weather testing of several glass types, mostly LSG with different interlayer materials, and the effect of the different color patterns of paper and textile specimens are presented.
| The present work presents the investigation of historical glass and glass constructions in a suburb of Dresden.
| This paper presents a review on the state of art of analysis and design of glass window/facade system under blast loading, with evidence of available experimental outcomes, design methods and trends, open challenges.
| This paper studies the influence of the size of window glasses on their failure characteristics.
| Photovoltaic (PV) windows can enable net-zero highly glazed buildings
| This study presents an experimental investigation of a window unit and focuses specifically on the conductance between the structural elements and the frame system of a conventional house in the city of Xanthi, northern Greece.
| Explosion events represent an extraordinary action for buildings and especially for the building envelope.
| This paper examines the visual performance of building facades that utilize windows with different photochromic-coated glass.
| This paper aims to contribute to this topic by examining the potential of a smart window system that has double dynamic insulated glazing in preventing heat gain and maximising daylight indoors.
| This work presents the results of the evaluation of two Art Nouveau glass windows from the Casa-Museu Dr. Anastácio Gonçalves (Lisbon, Portugal) with IR-thermography during the summer solstice.
| In the article, the focus is on an overview of several norms, standards, and research that address the issue of resilience of window systems.
| Abatement of the high building energy is possible by employing semitransparent photovoltaic window which has triple point advantages as they control the admitted solar gain and daylight and generates benign electricity.
| This paper presents some of major outcomes of Finite Element (FE) numerical methods and simulations that have been explored in the framework of the GLASS-SHARD research project for glass windows and facades under explosion or soft-body impact.
| Introducing BIPV and WIPV solar window systems
| This paper gives an overview of the requirements of a ship structure, and more specifically yacht structures, and describes the challenges associated with using glass as a fully integrated structural component.
| There are parts of the window inside the glass that play a crucial role in its performance.
| In the European Union, Member States are allowed to set minimum performance requirements to construction products available on their market.