ERIC Number: ED128913
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Performance Concept in Buildings. Volume 1: Invited Papers. Proceedings of a Symposium Jointly Sponsored by the International Union of Testing and Research Laboratories for Materials and Structures (RILEM), the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), and the International Council for Building Research Studies and Documentation (CIB) (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 2-5, 1972).
Foster, Bruce E., Ed.
Volume 1 contains all the invited papers accepted for the symposium. The subject matter covered in the papers includes physiological, anthropometrical, psychological, sociological, and economic human requirements and methods of evaluation; physical requirements and methods of evaluation in mechanical, acoustical, thermal, dimensional stability, compatibility, fire properties, and geometry areas; operation and maintenance requirements and methods of evaluation in such areas as maintenance, repair, replacement, and versatility; techniques and problems in applying the performance concept to design; and experience gained in application of the performance concept in design, building, and building use. (Author)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Bureau of Standards (DOC), Washington, DC.
Note: Volume 1 of 2 volumes; Pages 289-295 were removed due to copyright restrictions