María Isabel Rivera

 

Investigadora
Entorno Construido

Profesora asistente del Departamento de Arquitectura, FAUG, Universidad de Concepción.

 

Arquitecta de la UdeC, Master in Architecture from University of Washington, y Ph.D. in Architecture from the University of Oregon, USA. Además posee certificación profesional PHIUS #2846 (Certified Passive House Consultant) de Estados Unidos.

 

Áreas de Investigación:

Eficiencia energética y calidad ambiental, enfocada principalmente a confort térmico y calidad de aire interior en establecimientos educacionales.

 

LISTADO ÚLTIMAS PUBLICACIONES EN JOURNALS

Schewiker, M., André, M., Al-Atrash, A., et al (2020). Evaluating assumptions of scales for subjective assessment of thermal environments – do laypersons perceive them the way, we researchers believe?. Energy and Buildings. Published: 15/03/2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2020.109761

 

Mhuireach, G., G.Z., Brown, Kline, J., Manandhar, D., Moriyama, M., Northcutt, D., Rivera, M.I., and  Van Den Wymelenberg, K., (2020). Lessons learned from implementing night ventilation of mass in a next-generation smart building. Energy and Buildings. Published: 15/01/2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2019.109547

 

Schewiker, M., Abdul-Zahra, A., André, M. et al (2019). The Scales Project, a cross-national dataset on the interpretation of thermal perception scales. Nature, Scientific Data, 6, 289 (2019). Published: 26/11/2019. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41597-019-0272-6

 

LISTADO ÚLTIMAS PUBLICACIONES EN PROCEEDINGS

Delpino, M., Rivera, M.I., & Alarcon, M. (2019). Academic Urban Labs: Architectural Design Studios to Address Local Challenges. Proceedings 2019 Reynolds Symposium Education by Design, Portland, Oregon, EE.UU., Octubre 18 al 19, 2019.

 

Rivera, M.I., & Kwok, A. (2019). “Thermal Comfort and Air Quality in Chilean Schools, Perceptions of Student and Teachers,” Proceedings Future of Praxis: Applied Research as a Bridge Between Theory and Practice (ARCC Spring), Toronto, Canada, Mayo 29 al 1 Junio, 2019. https://www.arcc-journal.org/index.php/repository/article/view/632

 

Kwok, A., Tjahjana, N., Rivera, M.I. (2017). Campus Audit Squads for Energy (CASE): understanding behavioural patterns and energy use of plug loads. Proceedings Passive Low Energy Architecture (PLEA) 2017, Designing to Thrive, Edimburgo, Escocia, Reino Unido, 2 al 5 de Julio, Vol I, 789-796.

 

Elzeyadi, I., Abboushi, B., Hadipour, H., Rivera, M. I. (2016). HIGH-PERFORMANCE FAÇADES: Measuring the Impacts of Dynamic Shading Prototypes on Indoor Environmental Quality Using Yearly Simulations and Field Tests. Proceedings PLEA 2016, Buildings, People: Towards Regenerative Environments, Los Angeles, California, EE.UU., 11 al 13 Julio, Vol II, 1004-1013.

 

Agurto, L., Espinosa, P., Rivera, M.I., Merino, L. (2015). Desarrollo de un Conjunto de Indicadores y Criterios de Sostenibilidad Urbana como Herramienta Digital para Asistir el Diseño de Barrios en el Contexto Chileno. IV Workshop Interdisciplinar de Investigación e Indicadores de Sustentabilidad. Universidad de Concepción, Concepción, Chile. 30, 31 de Marzo y 1º de Abril, 2015.