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4th Forum 2013 - Student Poster Competition

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4th Forum 2013 - Student Poster Competition

Posters by students from eight of the world’s leading technical universities were displayed at the 4th International Holcim Forum 2013. The posters encouraged stimulating discussions on approaches to the “economy of sustainable construction”.

All Forum participants were eligible to vote in the Student Poster Competition. Prizes were presented by Rolf Soiron, Chair of the Board of the Holcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction (Switzerland).

Winners

1st prize

Urban Micro Suture
Urban Micro Suture
Main Author
Reda Channane - Ecole Supérieure d’Architecture (EAC), Casablanca, Morocco; Lahbib El Moumni - Ecole Supérieure d’Architecture (EAC), Casablanca, Morocco Read more »

2nd prize

East Boston Buffer
East Boston Buffer
Main Author
Carolyn Jenkins - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA Read more »

3rd prize

Beyond Efficiency
Beyond Efficiency
Main Author
Kian Wee Chen - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland; Marcel Bruelisauer - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland Read more »

Highly commended

Recharging the Façade
Recharging the Façade
Main Author
Alexander Keller - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA Read more »

Highly commended

Making More Cement with Less Binder: A Sustainable Way to Supply World Demand
Making More Cement with Less Binder: A Sustainable Way to Supply World Demand
Main Author
Bruno Luis Damineli - Universidade de São Paulo (USP), São Paulo, Brazil Read more »

Finalists

The Sustainability of Aalborg Charter vs the Functionalism of Athens Charter: El Hank Neighborhood Experience in Casablanca, Morocco
The Sustainability of Aalborg Charter vs the Functionalism of Athens Charter: El Hank …
Main Author
Sanae Alaoui Belghiti - Ecole Supérieure d’Architecture (EAC), Casablanca, Morocco Download Student Poster (PDF, 2.06 MB) »

EnzymMarket: A Formal Approach for an Informal Market
EnzymMarket: A Formal Approach for an Informal Market
Main Author
Imad Dahmani - Ecole Supérieure d’Architecture (EAC), Casablanca, Morocco; Mehdi Zahiri - Ecole Supérieure d’Architecture (EAC), Casablanca, Morocco Download Student Poster (PDF, 3.55 MB) »

On Stage Research Project: Integration of Sustainability Issues into the Design Process of a Temporary Event Infrastructure
On Stage Research Project: Integration of Sustainability Issues into the Design Process of …
Main Author
Loïc Fumeaux - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), School of Architecture, Civil & Environmental Engineering (ENAC), Lausanne, Switzerland Download Student Poster (PDF, 3.44 MB) »

Self-Sustainable Structural Health Monitoring Sensor Systems for Large Civil Structures
Self-Sustainable Structural Health Monitoring Sensor Systems for Large Civil Structures
Main Author
Roman Klis - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), School of Architecture, Civil & Environmental Engineering (ENAC), Lausanne, Switzerland Download Student Poster (PDF, 218.91 KB) »

Understanding Attitudes and Values of Consumers Concerning Sustainability
Understanding Attitudes and Values of Consumers Concerning Sustainability
Main Author
Rupa Agarwal - Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Bombay), Mumbai, India Download Student Poster (PDF, 134.52 KB) »

Life Cycle Energy Analysis of a Reference Building
Life Cycle Energy Analysis of a Reference Building
Main Author
Jay Dhariwal - Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Bombay), Mumbai, India Download Student Poster (PDF, 363.12 KB) »

Energy Generation and Municipal Waste Treatment in Residential Buildings Using Microbial Fuel Cell Technology
 Energy Generation and Municipal Waste Treatment in Residential Buildings Using Microbial …
Main Author
Marshal Maskarenj - Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Bombay), Mumbai, India; Jayesh Sonawane - Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Bombay), Mumbai, India; Prakash C Ghosh - Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Bombay), Mumbai, India Download Student Poster (PDF, 1.41 MB) »

Tohoku Topo-Urbanism: Catalyzing Ground as Production, Preservation, Recreation & Landscape Experience in Post-Tsunami Japan
Tohoku Topo-Urbanism: Catalyzing Ground as Production, Preservation, Recreation & …
Main Author
Matthew Bunza - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA Download Student Poster (PDF, 1.50 MB) »

Qingdau International Horticultural Exposition 2014
Qingdau International Horticultural Exposition 2014
Main Author
Weilong Chen - Tongji University, Shanghai, China Download Student Poster (PDF, 2.10 MB) »

Guangzhou E-core: Greenway Convergence
Guangzhou E-core: Greenway Convergence
Main Author
Han Jing - Tongji University, Shanghai, China Download Student Poster (PDF, 1.95 MB) »

Restoration and Utilization of Eco-Substrate: Designing of Chishan Lake Tourism Resort
Restoration and Utilization of Eco-Substrate: Designing of Chishan Lake Tourism Resort
Main Author
Chao Suo - Tongji University, Shanghai, China Download Student Poster (PDF, 2.26 MB) »

Exquisite Garden: Filling Out an Industrial Void in Mexico City
Exquisite Garden: Filling Out an Industrial Void in Mexico City
Main Author
Pilar Alvarez López - Universidad Iberoamericana (IBERO), Mexico City, Mexico Download Student Poster (PDF, 1.62 MB) »

Urban Rail System: A Sustainable Mobility Proposal for the Metropolitan Area of San Luis Potosí, México
Urban Rail System: A Sustainable Mobility Proposal for the Metropolitan Area of San Luis …
Main Author
Sonia Solis Barragan - Universidad Iberoamericana (IBERO), Mexico City, Mexico Download Student Poster (PDF, 1.81 MB) »

Social Economy
Social Economy
Main Author
Andrea Vinageras Massieu - Universidad Iberoamericana (IBERO), Mexico City, Mexico Download Student Poster (PDF, 240.88 KB) »

Simplified LCA of Brazilian Lumber: Planted vs Non-Managed Native Lumber
Simplified LCA of Brazilian Lumber: Planted vs Non-Managed Native Lumber
Main Author
Katia Regina Garcia Punhagui - Universidade de São Paulo (USP), São Paulo, Brazil Download Student Poster (PDF, 2.31 MB) »

Affordable, Durable Self Cleaning Cool Cementitious Material
Affordable, Durable Self Cleaning Cool Cementitious Material
Main Author
Ana Werle - Universidade de São Paulo (USP), São Paulo, Brazil; Kai Loh - Universidade de São Paulo (USP), São Paulo, Brazil Download Student Poster (PDF, 1.04 MB) »

Geo-Design: Informing Spatial Decision-Making for Urban Resilience and Sustainability in the Gauteng City Region
Geo-Design: Informing Spatial Decision-Making for Urban Resilience and Sustainability in …
Main Author
Shelley-Ann Jules-Plag - University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Johannesburg, South Africa Download Student Poster (PDF, 2.63 MB) »

Kuruman Centre for Oral History & Cultural Development
Kuruman Centre for Oral History & Cultural Development
Main Author
Sechaba Maape - University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Johannesburg, South Africa Download Student Poster (PDF, 2.30 MB) »

Cool Roofs for Johannesburg, South Africa: An Investigation into the Potential for Mitigating Global Warming and Urban Heat Island
Cool Roofs for Johannesburg, South Africa: An Investigation into the Potential for …
Main Author
Annie Orgill - University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Johannesburg, South Africa; Matt Lankers - University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Johannesburg, South Africa; Andrew Analo - University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Johannesburg, South Africa Download Student Poster (PDF, 1.60 MB) »
 
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