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Fab Lab-based learning: an environment to promote Women and Leadership in Engineering Education
The gender gap remains one of the outstanding problems in engineering education. However, there are global learning communities with more than a decade that show sustainable statistics for learning and leadership in STEM ...
Exploring the relationship between mental health-related problems and undergraduate student dropout: A case study within a civil engineering program
Dropout has always been a concerning issue within higher education. This research explores the relationship between mental health-related problems and undergraduate students’ dropout rates amid the COVID-19 pandemic and ...
Construction and demolition waste management in developing countries: a diagnosis from 265 construction sites in the Lima Metropolitan Area
(Taylor & Francis, 2021)
The construction industry is a driver of economic and social development in developing countries; however, it is also one of the primary sources of entropic elements such as construction and demolition waste (CDW). Since ...
Cohousing: Viabilidad socioeconómica del modelo en Lima
(Universidad Diego Portales, 2021)
El problema de insatisfacción de la vivienda posiciona a la ciudad de Lima en el último lugar de América Latina y el Caribe; asimismo, solo el 55,7% de los limeños afirma sentirse satisfecho con su vivienda. El objetivo ...
Design during COVID-19: Agents and allies in the role of designer, digital fabrication and distributed production
(Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos, 2021)
During COVID-19 global emergency, designers proposed solutions at different scales, as quick responses to demands from different agents. In the same way, we critically analyzed the emergence of allies, protocols and tools, ...
The merging of physical and cyber urban space : Towards sustainability after COVID-19
Since the outburst of COVID-19 pandemic, and the start of non-pharmaceutical interventions such as lockdowns and social distancing, we have analyzed changes in the way citizens relate to one another and to the new configuration ...
Classroom migrations; The new remote learning environments?
Faced with changes in higher education, due to the health emergency of COVID-19, face-to-face contexts - laboratories, workshops, and studios - needed to migrate into digital environments. We analyze first-year design ...
Measurement and analysis of air quality in temporary shelters on three continents
Millions of displaced people are housed in shelters that generally consist of a single room, meaning that activities including cooking, sleeping and socializing all take place in the same space. Therefore, indoor air quality ...
Early childhood online education in the COVID-19 context. Behavioral Patterns for User Interface Design
The outcomes from the lived experience descriptions show that tested indicators for the evaluation of both MOOCs and preschool education are insufficient or inexact for the assessment of our current condition. Most of the ...
Micro-rigenerazione di spazi pubblici in aree marginali: processi a confronto Guatemala e Perù
(Firenze University Press, 2020)
L’articolo descrive e compara due processi di progettazione partecipativa in aree marginali del Sud e Centro America: Mixco (Guatemala) e Alto Perù, Chorrillos (Perù). Entrambi i processi hanno l’obiettivo di ...