Hygrothermal Behaviour and Building Pathologies

  • J.M.P.Q. Delgado

Part of the Building Pathology and Rehabilitation book series (BUILDING, volume 14)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. A. C. Azevedo, J. M. P. Q. Delgado, A. S. Guimarães, I. Ribeiro, R. Sousa
    Pages 17-39
  3. A. C. Azevedo, J. M. P. Q. Delgado, T. H. C. Neves, A. J. Costa e Silva
    Pages 41-66
  4. E. Possan, J. J. O. Andrade, D. C. C. Dal Molin, José Luis Duarte Ribeiro
    Pages 67-97
  5. E. F. Felix, E. Possan, R. Carrazedo
    Pages 99-121

About this book


This book presents recent research in the area of construction pathology, hygrothermal behaviour of buildings, service life and diagnostic techniques, and highlights the latest developments in building physics, hygrothermal behaviour, durability and numerical models applied to building materials analysis. Discussing the state of the art in the field, and covering topics relevant to variety of engineering disciplines, such as civil, materials and mechanical engineering, it will appeal to scientists, students, practitioners, lecturers and other stakeholders.


Construction 4.0 Sustainable construction Sustainable materials Hygrothermal behaviour Service Life Prediction Heat transfer moisture Building Pathologies

Editors and affiliations

  • J.M.P.Q. Delgado
    • 1
  1. 1.CONSTRUCT-LFC, Department of Civil EngineeringUniversity of PortoPortoPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2021
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-50997-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-50998-9
  • Series Print ISSN 2194-9832
  • Series Online ISSN 2194-9840
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