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ProfessorZanelli Alessandra
QualificationFull professor full time
Belonging DepartmentDipartimento di Architettura, Ingegneria delle Costruzioni e Ambiente Costruito
Scientific-Disciplinary SectorICAR/12 - Architectural Technology
Curriculum VitaeDownload CV (694.41Kb - 13/03/2020)

Professor's office hours
Architecture, Built Environment & Constrction Engineering DepartmentEdificio NAVEThursdayFrom 08:00
To 09:30
02.2399.513502.2399.5135to arrange an appointment, please send an e-mail
Professor's personal websitehttp://www.textilearchitecture.polimi.it/research/alessandrazanelli/

Data source: RE.PUBLIC@POLIMI - Research Publications at Politecnico di Milano

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2024 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Contributions on scientific books
Designing with Technical Textiles on Mars: Material Properties and Sustainable-by-Design Principles for Enhancing Efficient Construction in Extreme Environments (Show >>)
Journal Articles
A Nature-Inspired Green–Blue Solution: Incorporating a Fog Harvesting Technique into Urban Green Wall Design (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2023 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Abstract in Atti di convegno
Parametric design and structural analysis of a membrane tensile roof in Milan (Show >>)
Integration of fog harvesting technique in emergency camps (Show >>)
Integration of fog harvesting technique in green walls (Show >>)
Contributions on scientific books
Case Study: TIFAIN Facade (Show >>)
Case Study: The SOFT-PV Skin (Show >>)
Conclusion: On the Way to New Species of Lightweight Energy-Conscious Membrane Architecture (Show >>)
Exploring the Potential of Fibrous Tectonics for Facade Application: A Form-Finding, FEM Analysis, and Optimization study (Show >>)
Flexible Photovoltaic Solar Design (Show >>)
Reuse of fibrous tectonics as the secondary structure of the facade system (Show >>)
Towards the Smart Filter (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
An innovative solar shading device for outdoor thermal comfort (Show >>)
Development and validation of an experimental methodology for the characterization and FEM analysis of fibre-reinforced architectural meshes (Show >>)
Integration of the Fog water harvesting system in lightweight structure design for emergency camps (Show >>)
T-shade: experimental case study conducted to reuse t-shirts as a tensile-shading system (Show >>)
Scientific Books
Lightweight Energy. Membrane Architecture Exploiting Natural Renewable Resources (Show >>)
Journal Articles
Weaving Octopus: An Assembly–Disassembly-Adaptable Customized Textile Hybrid Prototype (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2022 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Abstract in Atti di convegno
Fog water for a new ground (Show >>)
Contributions on scientific books
Antique tapestries and carpets (Show >>)
Circular economy and tertiary architecture (Show >>)
Design for Re-manufacturing (DfRem) of short chains from design-to-construction: the case of textile-based tertiary architecture (Show >>)
Modello parametrico integrato con LCA: proposta per un approccio metodologico di valutazione di impatto ambientale di architetture reversibili temporanee (Show >>)
TEXTILES HUB – Textiles Heuristic Understanding in Buildings - The role of experimental research in the design process of membrane-based structures (Show >>)
The role of digital technologies for the activation of re-manufacturing actions in the tertiary sector (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
Design-driven Uniaxial and Biaxial Tensile Testing of Knitted Fabrics Applied to Construction (Show >>)
Fog Water Harvesting Through Smart Façade for a Climate Resilient Built Environment (Show >>)
Journal Articles
Integration of life cycle assessment and life cycle costing within a BIM-based environment (Show >>)
Life cycle assessment of organic solar cells and perovskite solar cells with graphene transparent electrodes (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2021 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Abstract in Rivista
Sustainable innovation in Minimal Mass Structures and Lightweight Architectures (Show >>)
Abstract in Atti di convegno
Contemporary Tensile Structures in Europe: tendencies, challenges, their sustainability and life cycle (Show >>)
Thinking to circularity in temporary textile architecture: end of life and reuse and re-manufacturing scenarios (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
Materialization of 3D graphic statics: Through an innovative way of integration High-tech and Lowtech for constructing a waste-based structural system (Show >>)
Responsive systems in seismic computational design (Show >>)
Journal Articles
A review on fabrication and applications of textile envelope integrated flexible photovoltaic systems (Show >>)
Data-driven design of deployable structures: Literature review and multi-criteria optimization approach (Show >>)
Remanufacturing: strategie per valorizzare l’estensione della vita dei prodotti edilizi a breve ciclo d’uso (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2020 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Contributions on scientific books
Multi-criteria analysis method for the preliminary design of a hospital structure (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
Re-Manufacturing Best Practices and Transferable Criteria for the Construction Sector (Show >>)
CO*RE3. Co-llaborative, Re-novation, Re-action, Re-cycle (Show >>)
Journal Articles
A removable textile hybrid structural screen for the windows of Castello Sforzesco, Milan: when experimental metrics inform the bespoke ‘design-to-construction’ process in historical contexts (Show >>)
Fog and Dew Harvesting: Italy and Chile in Comparison (Show >>)
Material saving and building component efficiency as main eco-design principles for membrane architecture: case - studies of ETFE enclosures (Show >>)
Measuring the thermal resistance of double and triple layer pneumatic cushions for textile architectures (Show >>)
Temporactive pavilion: second design-to-construction loop of an ultra-lightweight temporary architecture (Show >>)
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