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The effect of cyclic relative humidity exposure, sanding and grooving on the dimensional stability of solid wood parquet
(Istanbul Teknik Universitesi, Faculty of Architecture, 2018)
In this study, the effect of cyclic relative humidity changes, sanding and grooving on the dimensional stability of solid wood parquet were evaluated. The experiments were carried out on oak (Quercus petraea) and sapele ...
Evaluation of traditional Sirince houses according to sustainable construction principles
(Selcuk Univ, 2019-06)
Sirince is a village which has unique traditional building samples and which is heavily influenced by the influx of tourists in the summer season for the last decade. Many buildings in Sirince have changed function due to ...
Evaluation of wooden structures
In order to preserve the architectural heritage and sustainability of cities, the accurate evaluation of the mechanical properties of existing buildings is crucial. While inorganic building materials such as natural stones ...
New housing trends in Istanbul
(Open House Int, 2016-12)
Externalization that became prominent in 1980s with the globalization brought along dramatic changes in social and spatial areas. The social, cultural and economic events that took place on an international level thanks ...
Using the ultrasonic stress wave technique to evaluate structural timber members of an old masonry building
(Kastamonu Univ, Orman Fak, 2018)
Aim of study: The main objective of this study is to evaluate the current state of the structural timber members of an old masonry building by using destructive and non-destructive test methods and to determine the efficiency ...