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International Review of Applied Sciences and Engineering
Authors: Norbert Novák, Péter Miklós Kőmíves, Mónika Harangi-Rákos, and Károly Pető

is a growing number of technical literature dealing with the role of the countryside in health preservation. For the collection of statistical data and reports the online databases of HCSO, EUROSTAT, FAO, OECD were used. Collection of articles and

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shortage of literature for results of inelastic/plastic buckling of rectangular thin plates with an unloaded free edge. To validate the accuracy of the present study, the solutions are compared with available data found in the literature. Table 1 shows

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to achieve effective VM scheduling and placement. This paper reviews different areas of literature that deal with the Virtual Machines (VMs) placement onto physical machines (PMs). This survey aims to identify and classify research done in the area of

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analytically. Subsequently, this analytical model is used to evaluate the performance of the VEDs on the dynamic response of two bridges having different lengths that were studied in literature and which were damped by systems using an auxiliary beam that

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used the methodology of the review of the professional literature. Helped with the review of the professional literature applied for summarizing, the topic of Industry 4.0 I could define further research issues through revealing relevant and closely

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for land use, energy demand and water demand. Kiss et al. also argue in their literature review that the issues of food consumption, health, and the environment should be examined in correlation with each other, particularly emphasising the

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The two-dimensional flow around a stationary heated circular cylinder at low Reynolds numbers of 50 < Re < 210 is investigated numerically using the FLUENT commercial software package. The dimensionless vortex shedding frequency (St) reduces with increasing temperature at a given Reynolds number. The effective temperature concept was used and St-Re data were successfully transformed to the St-Reeff curve. Comparisons include root-mean-square values of the lift coefficient and Nusselt number. The results agree well with available data in the literature.

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Increasing building energy performance has become an obligatory objective in many countries. Thermal bridge is a major cause of poor energy performance, durability, and indoor air quality of buildings. This paper starts with a review of thermal bridges and their negative impacts on building energy efficiency. Based on published literatures, various types of building thermal bridges are discussed in this paper, including the most effective solutions to diminish their impacts. In addition, various numerical and experimental studies on the balcony thermal bridge are explored. Results show that among all types of thermal bridges, the exposed balcony slab produces the most challenging thermal bridging problem where an integrated thermal and structural design is required. Using low thermal conductivity materials in building construction could help in reducing the impact of thermal bridges. Finally, further investigations are needed to develop more innovative and effective solutions for the balcony thermal bridge.

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Summer overheating is usually caused by a combination of factors, such as building location, orientation, fabric, ventilation and occupancy behaviour. People by their behaviour influence overheating through the internal heat gain mode and window opening ventilation mode. The article describes several types of occupancy profiles according to their behaviour taken from the literature: the profile of the worker, the child, the pensioner and the adventurer. From them, it is possible to disable the heat gain schedule for the whole household or apartment house. Heat gains from appliances are updated according to the modern lifestyle and current household appliances. The effect of heat gains in combination with other factors, which caused overheating, is further evaluated through the building simulation program.

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This study deals with the leadership attitudes of local authorities in the North Great Plain region. The study is part of a research project dealing with organisational culture. In order to examine the organisational culture, the GLOBE (Global Leadership and Organisational Behaviour Effectiveness) questionnaire was used, which was also applied in the research programme “Compete the World!” at the Corvinus University in Budapest. Koopman, Den Hartog, Konrad et al. (1999) examined the culture variables of 21 European countries, while Brodbeck et al. examined the values of leadership variables in European clusters. This study deals with the examination of the leadership variables of local authorities. No similar examination of local authorities has ever been presented in the Hungarian and international specialised literature.

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