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    • Improving thermal comfort of earthen dwellings in sub-Saharan Africa with passive design 

      Rincón, Lídia; Carrobé, Ariadna; Martorell, Ingrid; Medrano Martorell, Marc (2019-03-01)
      Earthen architecture historically has been widely used for wall construction around the world, particularly in developing countries. Most of the earthen dwellings in Burkina Faso are built traditionally with adobe walls. ...
    • Thermal Monitoring and Simulation of Earthen Buildings. A Review 

      Carrobé, Ariadna; Rincón, Lídia; Martorell, Ingrid (MDPI, 2021)
      Since ancient times, raw earth has been used worldwide as a construction material. Today, it is well known for its good environmental properties of recyclability and low embodied energy along the production process. ...