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
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
Authors:Varun Barthwal, M.M.S. Rauthan and Rohan Varma
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
Authors:Mohamed Tahiri, Abdellatif Khamlichi and Mohammed Bezzazi
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
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
Adaptive solar shading systems have in comparison with the traditional systems of shading increased potential ability to improve the quality of the indoor environment and to increase the energy performance of buildings. Their extension allows all-around technological progress, but also the extensive application of large-scale glazing in building envelopes almost in all climatic regions. The literature review shows that the characteristics of the individual adaptive shading systems differ. Some have better performance in the sun protection or in improving the building's energy balance; others for example are better in glare elimination or in redistribution of daylight. The main purpose of this contribution is to provide a classification of the adaptive solar shading systems. In the article are compared merits and shortcomings of adaptive shading systems and are shortly analyzed assumptions of their wider application in central European climate conditions. Attention is also given to advantages and disadvantages, which brings the application of some kinds of adaptive solar shading systems. Several examples of adaptive shading systems are shown and briefly characterized.