October 15th – 16th, 2015, University Library, Ventúrska 11, Bratislava, Slovakia

OCTOBER 15th, 2015

9:15 – 9:45 Registration
9:45 – 9:50 Opening of the Conference - Jozef Hraška
9:50 – 10:00 Presentation of project ingREeS - Setting up Qualification and Continuing Education and Training Scheme for Middle and Senior Level Professionals on Energy Efficiency and Use of Renewable Energy Sources in Buildings (HORIZON 2020 Project)

10:00 – 10:30 Key presentation
Peter Droege – University of Liechtenstein
Age of Regenerative Cities and Regions - Reason and Research
10:30 – 12:00 Session A1: Building Materials and Components
Chairman: Jan Pašek (alternate Jiří Kalánek)

J. Pašek
The Operational and Environmental Consequences of the Polystyrene Insulation Disposal

J. Kalánek
Compare of Experimental and Numerical Evaluation of Structure with Application of Reflective Insulation

F. Szkordilisz
Potential of Vegetation in Improving Indoor Thermal Comfort and Natural Ventilation

J. Teslík
The Assessment of Reaction to Fire of Crushed Straw

B. Nagy
Hygrothermal Properties of Steel Fiber Reinforced Concretes

N. Cobirzan
An Overview of Sustainable Criteria in Designing the Masonry and Steel Structures

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 14:30 Session B1: Energy Performance of Buildings
Chairman: Attila Talamon (alternate Flóra Szkordilisz)

A. Talamon
Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings & Buildings Built with Industrialized Technology: The Case of Hungary

F. Szkordilisz
Effect of Vegetation on Wind-Comfort

A. Zöld
Added Convex Windows for Improving the Energy Balance

D. Kassai
Cool Roofs vs. Solar Systems

M. Minárová
Analysis of Performance of Thermal Energy Storage System

K. Severnyak
Overhead reduction or energy efficiency measures

14:30 – 15:00 Coffee break
15:00 – 16:45 Session C: Quality of Indoor Environment
Chairman: Stanislav Darula (alternate Ulrich J. Pont)

S. Darula
Insolation of interiors: the dead angle analysis

U. J. Pont
Bridging the Gap between Systems Controls and Architectural Design

G. Szántová
Indoor Environment as a Healing Factor of Depression and Seasonal Affective Disorder

P. Hartman
The Effect of Colored Surfaces and Tinted Window Glazing on Daylight Spectral Characteristics and Illuminance Levels in Deep Space Rooms and its Evaluation for Human Visual and Biological Response

R. Slávik
Operative Temperature Predicting of a Room in Summer: Validation Methodology of Empirical Calculating Models

M. Vodičková
Movement of CO2 Concentration in the Room

P. Vojkůvková
Optimization of Air Distribution of Social Hall

17:00 – 18:00 Excursion in the St. Martin’s Cathedral
Guide: Peter Hanuliak
18:30 – 22:00 Dinner --- Lokál u Františkánov - Františkánske námestie 10

The presentations should be 12 minutes long with approximately 3 minutes for discussion/questions for a total of 15 minutes for each presentation.

OCTOBER 16th, 2015

9:15 – 9:30 Registration
9:30 – 10:00 Key presentation David Calas – TU Vienna Solar Decathlon 2013 Award winning Project LISI
10:00 – 11:00 Session A2: Building Materials and Components
Chairman: Petr Selník (alternate Jakub Dohnal)

P. Selník
Designing and Testing of the Recycled Vegetative-Retention Layer of the Vegetative Upper Skin of the Pitched Roof

J. Dohnal
Analysis of Thermal – Moisture Problems in Massive Wooden Sandwich Structures

J. Olbřímek
Case Study of Chimney and Flue Fires in Timber Constructions in Slovak Republic

M. Novotný
The Applicability of Existing Methods for Testing the Base Layers of ETICS

11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 Session B2: Energy Performance of Buildings
Chairman: Miloš Kalousek (alternate Miroslav Čekon)

M. Kalousek
Exploitability of Renewable Resources in Administrative Buildings

M. Čekon
Obtainable Method of Measuring the Solar Radiant Flux Based on Silicone Photodiode Element

O. Proskurnina
High-Tech Solutions for Building Retrofit: Investigation of Window Systems with Vacuum Glazing

M. Procházka
Spreading of Temperature Field Caused by Microwave Radiation

J. Šabíková
Roof Surface Color and its Influence on Indoor Temperature

L. Skalík
Experimental verification of the solar collectors efficiency

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:45 Session D: Building Simulation
Chairman: Ulrich J. Pont (alternate Miloš Kalousek)

U. J. Pont
Implementation of Simulation-Based Virtual Sensors Using Radiance and Java

M. Maringer / D. Wolosiuk
Toward Visual Accessibility in the Built Environment: The ViDeA Project

M. Kalousek
Summer Thermal Stability of a Passive House in Moravany - the Czech Republic and Thermal Storage Mass

M. Hlásková
Comparative Evaluation of Daylighting Simulation Programs

P. Juráš
Usage of Raspberry Pi for Temperature and Relative Humidity Measurements and Comparison with HAM Simulation

R. Leuck
Development of a Mathematical, Threedimensional Model to Find the Best Solutions for the Refurbishment of Energy-Efficient Buildings

L. Pokorádi
Monte-Carlo Simulation to Investigate Effects of Water Temperature Uncertainty

15:45 – 15:50 The End of the Conference
Jozef Hraška

The presentations should be 12 minutes long with approximately 3 minutes for discussion/questions for a total of 15 minutes for each presentation.

Wait for an e-mail with registration number.



Abstract submission:

30th April 2015

Notification of acceptance:

30th April 2015

Paper submission, registration:

30th June 2015

Paper review/acceptance for Conference or journal Applied Mechanics and Materials, Conference and journal payments:

10th July 2015

Paper revision/acceptance and deadline for registration and all payments:

18th September 2015


15th - 16th October 2015

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