• Beleuchtungen mit nicht-visuellen Eigenschaften im Praxistest 

      Hoffmann, Caroline (2019-11)
      Eine Lichtversorgung, die tagsüber den Verlauf des Tageslichts nachbildet, kann Schlaflosigkeit in der Nacht mildern. Davon profitieren vor allem ältere Menschen, die in Pflegeheimen leben und wenig direkten Zugang zum ...
    • Conversion of unheated basements and the conditioning of their indoor climate 

      Hoffmann, Caroline; Geissler, Achim; Huber, Heinrich; Hauri, Claudia (2019)
      This paper deals with unheated basements in existing buildings. Due to soaring housing prices these rooms may be increasingly used for the storage of sensitive goods and temporarily for leisure activities. In order to ...
    • Passive window ventilation openings in every-day use 

      Hoffmann, Caroline; Geissler, Achim; Huber, Heinrich; Hauri, Claudia (Elsevier, 2021-08-28)
      The integration of passive window ventilation openings (PWVO, small air inlets integrated in the window frame) with additional exhaust fans in the kitchen and bathroom(s) can ensure a user-independent basic air change ...
    • Passive window ventilation openings in every-day use 

      Hoffmann, Caroline; Geissler, Achim; Huber, Heinrich; Hauri, Claudia (Advanced Building Skins GmbH, 2019-10)
      In Switzerland, 70 % of building refurbishments are realised in stages. When only a window replacement is done, the new airtight windows can lead to a reduced infiltration air exchange and subsequently there may be ...
    • Smart Stability – Market-economic interaction of smart homes for improved power network stability 

      Lammel, Benjamin; Schulz, Nicola; Bichsel, Jürg; Wache, Holger; Farooq, Abdul; Hoffmann, Caroline; Mettler, Fabian (2015)
      In this article, the "SmartStability" concept is introduced and first results are shown. The concept is based on the exchange of electrical energy within a network of households that possess temporal flexibilities in ...
    • U-Wert Messungen vor Ort mit drei unterschiedlichen Messgeräten 

      Hoffmann, Caroline; Geissler, Achim (LORY Lucerne Open Repository, 2020-09-04)
      In diesem Beitrag geht es um in-situ U-Wert Messungen. Im Winter 2019/20 werden an zwei Mauerwerkswänden (M1 und M2) und einer Betonwand (B1) mit drei unterschiedlichen mobilen U-Wertmessgeräten insgesamt 11 Messungen ...