da Silva

Carina da Silva M.Sc.

Research Assistant


Basics of Building Physics


Kopernikus Project “SynErgie”

Open thesis

type subject notice
Bachelor-/Masterthesis Influence of thermal transfer types on temperature distribution in apartments PDF
Bachelor-/Masterthesis Recording and comparison of component grades for existing buildings PDF
Bachelorthesis Room by room comfort evaluation through climate simulation PDF
Bachelorthesis Climate simulation of a multi-family building PDF
Bachelorthesis Normative developments in comfort measurement and its boundary conditions PDF
Masterthesis Effect of levels of detail and boundary condition adjustments on simulation results PDF
Masterthesis Energetic effects of zonal differences and variable schedules in the service life of apartment buildings upon consultation
Masterthesis Influence of the spatial surrounding surfaces on the user's comfort upon consultation
Masterthesis Effects of different room surfaces on room-hygiene, user comfort and energy PDF
Masterthesis Influence of thermal transition types on temperature distribution in accomodation PDF
Masterthesis Presentation and determination of needs and weaknesses of existing buildings with Grasshopper PDF
Masterthesis Acquisition and evaluation of room temperatures in existing buildings PDF

Running thesis

type subject
Bachelor Development of an optimization strategy for the climatisation of the future conditioning chamber of the ETA-factory
Bachelor Increasing of the usability of solar energy through building envelope components in the industrial area
Master Building physics and fire protection properties of thermally activated lightweight facade systems
Master Influence of the type of calculation on the energy requirements for residential and non-residential buildings

Finished thesis

year type subject
2017 Master Building-side load management for the displacement of electrical loads using thermal storage effects through the example of TU Darmstadt’s data center
2018 Master Load management potential in rooms with defined climatic requirements
2018 Bachelor Concept for a low-ex heat network linking buildings with different energy qualities.
2018 Master Conception of load management solutions in air conditioned measurement rooms based on the example of the future measurement room of the ETA-factory
2019 Master Effects of level of detail and boundary conditions adjustment on the results of building performance simulation
2019 Bachelor Development of an energetically and thermally efficient façade made of recycled bottles


Publications 2019

Project Examples for Energy Flexibility and Energy Efficiency in the Building Sector, David Bewersdorff, Carina da Silva, The 2nd Tongji – TU Darmstadt Symposium on Structural Engineering, 2019.08.25 – 08.30, TU-Darmstadt Germany