ongoing research projects:

 

URBENERE - comunidades URBanas ENERgeticamente Eficientes: formação de recursos humanos para a promoção de recursos humanos para a promoção de bairros urbanos energeticamente sustentáveis

Financing Institution(s): CYTED

 

Coordination institution: University of Minho

 

UMINHO coordinator: Luis Bragança
 

Period: March 2015 - March 2019

Official website: www.civil.uminho.pt/urbenere

 

MORE-CONNECT - development and advanced prefabrication of innovative, multifunctional building envelope elements for MOdular REtrofitting and smart CONNECTions

Financing Institution(s): EU-EC

 

Coordination institution: Huygen Installatie Adviseurs, The Netherlands

 

UMINHO coordinator: Manuela Almeida
 

Period: December 2014 - November 2018

Official website: http://www.more-connect.eu

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DAPEEWB - Developing and Adapting Professional Programs for Energy Efficiency in the Western Balkans

 

Financing Institution(s): EU-EC

 

Coordination institution: POLIS University Research Institute (Albania)

 

UMINHO coordinator: Manuela Almeida
 

Period: December 2013 - November 2016

 

 

 

SouthZEB - nZEB training in the Southern EU countries – Maintaining building traditions

 

Financing Institution(s): FP7 Programme

 

Coordination institution: University of Patras

 

UMINHO coordinator: Manuela Almeida
 

Period: January 2014 - December 2016

 

 

IEA ECBCS Annex 50 - Prefabricated Systems for Low Energy Renovation of Residential Buildings

 

Financing Institution(s): International Energy Agency

 

Coordinator(s): Mark Zimmermann

 

Participating countries: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Netherlands, Portugal, Switzerland
 

Period: 2010-2015

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IEA ECBCS Annex 56 - Energy and GHG Optimised Building Renovation

 

Financing Institution(s): International Energy Agency

 

Coordinator(s): Manuela Almeida (University of Minho)

 

Participating countries (provisional): Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Italy, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands
 

Period: 2010-2015

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MBA in Construction - Postgraduate European Common Studies in Construction Project Management
 

Financing Institution(s): ADI

 

Coordination institution: Warsaw University of Technology (Poland)

 

UMINHO coordinator: José Manuel Cardoso Teixeira

 

Period: November 2013 - October 2015

 

Modeling the life-cycle performance of Portuguese vernacular buildings - contributes to the sustainability of buildings

 

Financing Institution(s): FCT R&D Project

 

Coordination institution: Minho University

 

UMINHO coordinator: Ricardo Mateus

 

Period: March 2014 - March 2015