Selected Publications

Selected Publications

Capeluto I.G and Ochoa C., 2014. “Simulation-based method to determine climatic energy strategies of an adaptable building retrofit façade system”. Energy journal, Elsevier. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2014.08.028 Article in Press-published online.

Košir M., Capeluto I.G., Krainer A. and Kristl Z., 2014. “Solar Potential in Existing Urban Layouts - critical overview of the existing building stock in Slovenian context”.
Energy Policy journal, pp. 443–456, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2014.01.045.

Behar, D., Capeluto I.G. and M. Levin, 2013. “Light restoration proposal for the Ein Harod Museum of Art”.
Architectural Science Review journal, DOI:10.1080/00038628.2013.809687

Green M.S., Groag Pri-or N., Capeluto G., Epstein Y., Paz S., 2013. “Climate Change and Health in Israel: Adaptation Policies for Extreme Weather Events”. The Israel Journal of Health Policy Research 2:23, DOI: 10.1186/2045-4015-2-23

Grobman, Y.J., Yezioro A. and I.G. Capeluto, 2010. “Non-Linear Architectural Design Process”. International Journal of Architectural Computing (IJAC), Issue 8, Number 1 / January 2010 pp. 41-54, doi: 10.1260/1478-0771.8.1.41

Grobman, Y.J., Yezioro A. and I.G. Capeluto, 2009. “Computer-based Form Generation in Architectural Design – A Critical Review”. International Journal of Architectural Computing (IJAC), Issue 04, Volume 07, pp. 535-553

Ochoa C.E, and I.G. Capeluto, 2009. "Advice Tool for Early Design Stages of Intelligent Facades based on Energy and Visual Comfort Approach", "Energy and Buildings" journal, Vol. 41 pp 480-488, Elsevier Science Ltd., doi:10.1016/j.enbuild.2008.11.015 

Perez Y.V, and I.G. Capeluto, 2009. "Climatic Considerations in School Building Design in the Hot-Humid Climate for Reducing Energy Consumption", "Applied Energy" journal,Vol. 86 (2009) pp. 340-348, Elsevier Science Ltd. doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2008.05.007

Ochoa C.E, and I.G. Capeluto, 2008. "Strategic Decision-making for Intelligent Buildings: Comparative Impact of Passive Design Strategies and Active Features in a Hot Climate", "Building and Environment" journal, Vol 43/11 pp 1829-1839, Elsevier Science Ltd. doi:10.1016/j.buildenv.2007.10.018

Yezioro, A., I.G. Capeluto, 2007. "A Model for the Energetic-Economic Optimization of Office Buildings", "Architectural Science Review" Journal, Volume 50.4, pp 331-339, Australia. ISSN 0003-8628

Shaviv E., A. Yezioro and I.G.Capeluto, 2008 "Energy code for office buildings in Israel", "Renewable Energy" journal, Vol 33/1 pp 99-104, Elsevier Science Ltd., GB. doi:10.1016/j.renene.2007.01.017

Yezioro A., I.G. Capeluto and E. Shaviv, 2007. "Regulations for Solar Rights in Urban Areas" Accepted for Publication, "Yearly magazine Renewable Energy", Sovereign Publications Limited.

Nir E., and I.G. Capeluto, 2006 "On Design Continuity with Smart Cloud of Points". eCAADe(24) 2006: Communicating Space(s). Education and research in COMPUTER AIDED ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN in Europe, Volos, Greece.

Capeluto I.G. and C.E. Ochoa, 2006 "Using Daylighting in Highly Luminous Climates: Visual Comfort and Performance". PLEA 2006, Clever design, affordable comfort: A challenge for low energy architecture and urban planning, 23rd International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture, Geneva, Switzerland.

Ochoa C.E, and I.G. Capeluto, 2006. "Evaluating Visual Comfort and Performance of Three Natural Lighting Systems for Deep Offices Buildings in Highly Luminous Climates", "Building and Environment" journal, Vol 41/8 pp 1128-1135, Elsevier Science Ltd. 

Capeluto I.G., A. Yezioro, T. Blieberg and E. Shaviv, 2006 "Solar Rights in the Design of Urban Spaces". PLEA 2006, Clever design, affordable comfort: A challenge for low energy architecture and urban planning, 23rd International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture, Geneva, Switzerland.

Shaviv E., A. Yezioro and I.G.Capeluto, 2006 "Energy code for office buildings in Israel". Invited Paper. WREC 2006, World Renewable Energy Congress IX and Exhibition, Florence, Italy.

Shaviv E., T. Bleiberg, I.G.Capeluto and A. Yezioro, 2006 "From energy conscious buildings to climate sensitive urban design ". The 6th ICUC-International Conference on Urban Climate, Göteborg, Sweden.

Nir E., and I.G. Capeluto, 2005 "Smart Cloud-of-Points Model: Point-based Digital Media and Tools for Architectural Design". In eCAADe(23) 2005: Digital Design: The Quest for New Paradigms. Education and research in COMPUTER AIDED ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN in Europe, Lisbon, Portugal. (pp. 687-694) ISBN 0-9541183-3-2.

Capeluto, I.G. , A. Yezioro, T. Blieberg and E. Shaviv, 2005 "From Computer Models to Simple Design Tools: Solar Rights in the Design of Urban Streets". IBPSA 2005, The Ninth International Building Performance Simulation Association, Montreal, Canada.

Shaviv E., Yezioro, A., and I.G. Capeluto, 2005 "A Prescription Method for the Design of Office Buildings - An Energetic - Economic Approach". IBPSA 2005, The Ninth International Building Performance Simulation Association, Montreal, Canada.

Yezioro, A., I.G. Capeluto, 2005 "An Energetic-Economic Optimization Model for the Design of Office Buildings". ISES 2005, Solar World Congress: Bringing Water to the World, International Solar energy Society, Orlando FL, USA.

Bleiberg T., I.G. Capeluto, A. Yezioro and E. Shaviv, 2005 "A Method for the Design of Solar Communities Keeping Solar Rights". ISES 2005, Solar World Congress: Bringing Water to the World, International Solar energy Society, Orlando FL, USA.

Yezioro A., Capeluto I.G., and E. Shaviv 2005. " Design Guidelines for Proper Insolation of Urban Squares", "Renewable Energy" journal, Elsevier Science Ltd., GB. Accepted for Publication. In Press.

Capeluto I.G., 2004. "A Methodology for the Qualitative Analysis of Winds: Natural Ventilation as a Strategy for Improving the Thermal Comfort in Open Spaces", "Building and Environment" journal, Vol. 40/2 pp. 175-181, Elsevier Science Ltd..

Capeluto I.G., Yezioro A. and E. Shaviv 2004. "Keeping Solar Rights as Urban Development Strategy: Bizaron Business District, Tel Aviv", "Merchavim" journal, Department of Geography and the Human Environment, Tel Aviv University (in Hebrew). Accepted for Publication.

Capeluto I.G., A. Yezioro and E. Shaviv, 2004. "What are the Required Conditions for Heavy Structure Buildings to be Thermally Effective in a Hot Humid Climate?", "Journal of Solar Energy Engineering", Vol. 126/3 pp. 886-892, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, August 2004

Capeluto I.G, 2003. "The influence of the urban environment on the availability of the daylighting in office buildings in Israel", "Building and Environment" journal,Vol 38/5 pp. 745-752 Elsevier Science Ltd.

Capeluto I.G, 2003. "Energy Performance of the Self-shading Building Envelope", "Energy and Buildings" journal, Vol. 35/3 pp 327-336, Elsevier Science Ltd.

Capeluto I.G. Yezioro A., Gat D. and E Shaviv, 2003. "Energy Economics and Architecture”, IBPSA03 International Conference on Building Simulation, Eindhoven, Netherlands.

Capeluto I.G. 2003 "The Impact of Urban Layout and External Obstructions on the Potential Use of Daylighting", PLEA03, Rethinking Development, Are we producing a people oriented habitat? Passive and Low Energy Architecture 20th. Intl. Conference, Santiago, Chile.

Capeluto I.G., A. Yezioro and E. Shaviv, 2003. "Climatic Aspects in Urban Design – A Case Study", "Building and Environment" journal, Vol 38/6 pp. 827-835, Elsevier Science Ltd.

Yezioro A., Capeluto I.G. and E Shaviv, 2002. "Solar Rights in the Design of Urban Squares”, Architectural and Urban Ambient Environment International Workshop, Nantes, France (pp. 797-803).

Capeluto I.G. and E. Shaviv, 2001. "On the Use of Solar Volume for Determining the Urban Fabric", "Solar Energy" journal, Vol. 70, No. 3, pp. 275-280 Elsevier Science Ltd.

Shaviv E., A. Yezioro, I.G. Capeluto 2001 "Thermal Mass and Night Ventilation as Passive Cooling Design Strategy". "Renewable Energy" journal 24, Issues 3-4 (pp. 445-452). Elsevier Science Ltd., GB.

Shaviv E., Yezioro A. and I.G. Capeluto, 2001. "Sun and Winds in a New Business District in Tel Aviv”, Building Simulation 2001, IBPSA 01, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Papamichael K., Pal V., Bourassa N., Loffeld J. and I.G. Capeluto, 2000. "An Expandable Software Model for Collaborative Decision Making during the Whole Building Life Cycle", ACADIA 2000 - Eternity, Infinity and Virtuality in Architecture, Washington D.C., USA.

Shaviv E., I.G. Capeluto, A. Yezioro, 2000. "A Simple Design Tool for Determining the Effectiveness of Thermal Mass and Night Ventilation as Passive Cooling Design Strategy", ROOMVENT 2000, Pergamon Press Ltd., GB.

Capeluto I.G. and E. Shaviv, 1999. "Modeling the Design of Urban Fabric with Solar Rights Consideration", IBPSA 99, Kyoto, Japan, (pp. 1341-1347).

Shaviv E., A. Yezioro, I.G. Capeluto, U.J. Peleg, Y.E. Kalay, 1996. "Simulations and Knowledge Based CAAD Systems for Passive and Low Energy Architecture", "Energy and Buildings" journal 23, Issue 3, Elsevier Sequoia, The Netherlands, (pp. 257-269).

Shaviv E., A. Yezioro, I.G. Capeluto, U.J.Peleg, Y.E. Kalay, 1996. "VISUALIZING THE UNSEEN: THE DESIGN AND SIMULATION OF SOLAR AND LOW ENERGY BUILDINGS", R. Junge Editor. Kluwers Academic Publishers.

Capeluto I.G. and E. Shaviv, 1994. "MULRES-ENERGY: A CAD Tool for Determining The Optimum Configuration of Multifamily Residential Buildings", "Renewable Energy" journal, Vol. 5, Issues 5-8 (pp. 1159-1166). Elsevier Science Ltd., GB.

Shaviv E. and I. G. Capeluto, 1992. "The Relative Importance of Various Geometrical Design Parameters in Hot-Humid Climate", "ASHRAE Trans.", Vol.98, AN-92-1-1, Baltimore. (pp. 589-605)

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