Strategy & Methods

Louvain-La-Neuve

Strategy

Methods

Based on scientific rigour, and quantitative and qualitative research methods (experimental, monitoring, modelling, etc.), the projects conducted by Architecture et Climat aim at promoting resilience and innovation to :

  • Characterise the buildings of today and tomorrow and sustain their design, construction, operation and renovation to improve their quality and energy performance and the comfort and well-being of users.

  • Promote strategies for the sustainable management of resources (circular economy, urban mining, etc.) considering environmental, social and economic challenges at different temporal and spatial scales.

  • Transfer knowledge to building practitioners, professional bodies, students and the public.