• Interior insulation retrofit of a historical brick wall using vacuum insulation panels: Hygrothermal numerical simulations and laboratory investigations 

      Johansson, Pär; Geving, Stig; Hagentoft, Carl-Eric; Jelle, Bjørn Petter; Rognvik, Egil; Kalagasidis, Angela Sasic; Time, Berit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Old listed buildings need to be retrofitted to reduce the energy use for heating. The possible thickness of the insulation layer is limited by the existing construction. Vacuum insulation panels (VIPs) require less thickness ...
    • Klima 2050 - Hva skal vi gjøre? 

      Sivertsen, Edvard; Time, Berit; Kvande, Tore (Others, 2016)
      Den femte og siste rapporten fra FNs klimapanel er tydeligere enn noen gang på at det meste av den globale oppvarmingen som er observert i løpet av de siste 50 årene, skyldes menneskelig aktivitet, og at menneskeskapte ...
    • Klimatilpasset bygning. Anvisning for anskaffelse i plan- og byggeprosessen 

      Sivertsen, Edvard; Elvebakk, Kristin; Kvande, Tore; Time, Berit (Klima 2050;12, Research report, 2019)
      Klimatilpassede bygninger og bygningskonstruksjoner benyttes som fellesbetegnelse for konstruksjoner som planlegges, prosjekteres og utføres for å motstå ulike typer ytre klimapåkjenning – fra nedbør, snøavlagring, vind, ...
    • Kunnskapsstatus – Fuktbufring i materialer og påvirkning på energibehov 

      Asphaug, Silje Kathrin; Time, Berit; Thue, Jan Vincent; Geving, Stig; Gustavsen, Arild; Mathisen, Hans Martin; Uvsløkk, Sivert (ZEB Project report;22-2015, Research report, 2015)
    • Large-Scale Experimental Wind-Driven Rain Exposure Investigations of Building Integrated Photovoltaics 

      Breivik, Christer; Jelle, Bjørn Petter; Time, Berit; Holmberget, Øystein; Nygård, John Simen Seeberg; Bergheim, Einar; Dalehaug, Arvid (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Building integrated photovoltaics (BIPVs) are photovoltaic materials that replace conventional building materials in parts of the building envelopes, such as roofs or facades, i.e. the BIPV system serves dual purposes, as ...
    • Life Cycle GHG Emissions from a Wooden Load-Bearing Alternative for a ZEB Office Concept 

      Hofmeister, Tobias Barnes; Kristjansdottir, Torhildur; Time, Berit; Houlihan Wiberg, Aoife Anne Marie (ZEB Project report;20-2015, Research report, 2015)
    • Luftede kledninger. Anbefalinger for klimatilpasning 

      Bunkholt, Nora Schjøth; Time, Berit; Kvande, Tore (Klima 2050 Report;, Research report, 2021)
    • Moisture Conditions in Passive House Wall Constructions 

      Gullbrekken, Lars; Geving, Stig; Time, Berit; Andresen, Inger (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015)
      Buildings for the future, i.e zero emission buildings and passive houses, will need well insulated building envelopes, which includes increased insulation thicknesses for roof, wall and floor constructions. Increased ...
    • Moisture control strategies of habitable basements in cold climates 

      Asphaug, Silje Kathrin; Kvande, Tore; Time, Berit; Peuhkuri, Ruut; Kalamees, Targo; Johansson, Pär; Berardi, Umberto; Lohne, Jardar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      In many countries with a cold climate, basements are used as dwellings. This presents a major challenge concerning moisture safety design. Climate change is expected to increase the risk of moisture-related damage in ...
    • Moisture in Multi-Layer Windows 

      Time, Berit; Uvsløkk, Sivert; Plsek, Dalibor; Gustavsen, Arild; Asphaug, Silje (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015)
      There is an increasing interest in development of coupled multi-layer window structures. This is to optimize thermal properties and to develop systems with a better climate protected solar shading system. The risk of ...
    • Mould Models Applicable to Wood-Based Materials – A Generic Framework 

      Gradeci, Klodian; Labonnote, Nathalie; Kohler, Jochen; Time, Berit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      This paper systematically reviews mould models that are applicable to wood-based materials. Both similarities and differences are observed with respect to governing factors and their interrelations, methodology, experimental ...
    • Norwegian Pitched Roof Defects 

      Gullbrekken, Lars; Kvande, Tore; Jelle, Bjørn Petter; Time, Berit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      The building constructions investigated in this work are pitched wooden roofs with exterior vertical drainpipes and wooden load-bearing system. The aim of this research is to further investigate the building defects of ...
    • Ombygging til blågrønne og blågrå tak | Problemstillinger og sjekklister 

      Elvebakk, Kristin; Time, Berit; Skjeldrum, Petter Martin; Kvande, Tore (Klima 2050 Report;, Research report, 2018)
    • Perspectives on Quality Risk in the Building Process of Blue-Green Roofs in Norway 

      Andenæs, Erlend; Engebø, Atle; Time, Berit; Lohne, Jardar; Torp, Olav; Kvande, Tore (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      As climate change brings an increase in torrential rain events in Nordic climates, new technologies are developed to manage stormwater. Blue-green roofs are constructed as a means to reduce the runoff of stormwater from ...
    • Possibilities for characterization of a PCM window system using large scale measurements 

      Grynning, Steinar; Goia, Francesco; Rognvik, Egil; Time, Berit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      The introduction of dynamic envelope components and systems can have a significant reduction effect on heating and cooling demands. In addition, it can contribute to reduce the energy demand for artificial lighting by ...
    • Prefabrikkerte fasadeelementer av tre til rehabilitering av bygninger - Eksempelstudie av Nordal Bruns gate 

      Slind, Mette (Master thesis, 2013)
      Potensialet innenfor energieffektivisering av bygninger i Norge er stort, og de største mulighetene finnes innenfor forbedring av energibruken i den eksisterende bygningsmassen. Rehabilitering av eksisterende bygninger til ...
    • Risk Management in Procurement of Blue-Green Roofs – A Project Owner Perspective 

      Andenæs, Erlend; Time, Berit; Torp, Olav; Kvande, Tore; Lohne, Jardar (Conference object, 2019)
      Blue-green roofs are vegetated roofs used for stormwater management purposes. With the roof serving several different purposes at the same time, the risk that any of its functions could be compromised needs to be addressed. ...
    • Risk Management in Procurement of Blue-Green Roofs – A Project Owner Perspective 

      Andenæs, Erlend; Time, Berit; Torp, Olav; Kvande, Tore; Lohne, Jardar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Blue-green roofs are vegetated roofs used for stormwater management purposes. With the roof serving several different purposes at the same time, the risk that any of its functions could be compromised needs to be addressed. ...
    • Robustness Classification of Materials, Assemblies and Buildings 

      Jelle, Bjørn Petter; Sveipe, Erland; Wegger, Erlend; Gustavsen, Arild; Grynning, Steinar; Thue, Jan Vincent; Time, Berit; Lisø, Kim Robert (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Reliable methods are needed for classifying the robustness of buildings and building materials for many reasons, including ensuring that constructions can withstand the climate conditions resulting from global warming, ...
    • Roof-integrated PV in Nordic climate - Building physical challenges 

      Gullbrekken, Lars; Kvande, Tore; Time, Berit (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015)
      Use of photovoltaics (PV) is key remedies in buildings where a large part of the energy supply should be based on renewable energy. PV in Nordic climate can be challenging because ofand temperatures below zero. The aim of ...