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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 ...
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 ...
Impact, added value and relevance of an accreditation process on quality assurance in architectural higher education
The study examines the impact, added value and relevance of accreditation as a way of assuring quality at an institution of higher learning in the field of architecture. The qualitative impact of accreditation was examined ...
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 ...
Water: consumption, usage patterns, and residential infrastructure. A comparative analysis of three regions in the Lima metropolitan area
This study examines the impact of infrastructure and residents’ water usage patterns (internal factors) and climate (external factor) on household water consumption. Through quantitative information from the service provider ...