Portfolio

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Curriculum Vitae

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Refereed Journal Papers

  • Lobaccaro G., Acero J A., Comparative analysis of green actions to improve outdoor thermal comfort inside typical urban street canyons, Urban Climate, Vol. 14, Part 2, 2015, pp. 251–267 (pdf)
  • Good C.S., Lobaccaro G., Hårklau S., Optimization of solar energy potential for buildings in urban areas – a Norwegian case study, Energy Procedia, Volume 58, 2014, Pages 166-171 (pdf).
  • Pignataro M.A., Zani G., Lobaccaro G., Digital and physical models for the validation of sustainable design strategies , Volume 39, 1 April 2014, P. 1–14, Automation in Construction (pdf).
  • Lobaccaro G., Frontini F., Solar Energy in urban environment: how urban densification affect existing buildings, Energy Procedia, Volume 48, 2014, Pages 1559-1569 (pdf).
  • Lobaccaro G., Frontini F., Masera G., Poli T., SolarPW: a new solar design tool to exploit solar potential in existing urban areas, Energy Procedia, vol. 30, pp. 1173-1183, 2012 (pdf).
  • Lobaccaro G., Fiorito F., Masera G., Poli T., District geometry simulation: a study for the optimization of solar radiation on façades in urban canopy layers, Energy Procedia, vol. 30, pp. 1163-1172, 2012 (pdf).
  • Tadi M., Vahabzadeh Manesh S., Lobaccaro G., Neighbourhood transformation via Multiscale Urban Optimization, GSTF Journal of Engineering Technology (JET).

Peer-Reviewed Conference Papers

  • Lobaccaro G., Chatzichristos S., Viridiana AL., Solar Optimization of Housing Development, Proceeding of International Conference of Solar Heating and Cooling for Building and industry 2015, Istanbul (Turkey).
  • Lobaccaro G., Tadi M., Wyckmans A., Palazzo D. Green design strategies for urban heat island mitigation in a solar optimized access Eixamplke via IMM methodology, Proceeding of World Sustainable Building 2014 Conference, October 28th – 30th 2014, Barcelona (Spain).
  • Lobaccaro G., Masera G., A digital language for a new sustainable urban planning: a combination of design and simulation tools for solar architecture, Proceeding of Building Simulation and Optimization 2014 Conference, 23rd – 24th 2014, London (UK).
  • Lobaccaro G., An interactive workflow for urban solar design approach: a case study of Norway, Proceeding of 20th Annual International Sustainable Development Research Conference, NTNU,  June 18-20th 2014, Trondheim (Norway).
  • Lobaccaro G., Masera G., Senatore A., Solar Potential in Urban Areas: a New Approach to Solar and Sustainable Urban Planning. Proceedings at Energy Forum 2013 Conference on Advanced Building Skins, November 6th, 2013, Bressanone (Italy).
  • Giani M., Belfiore C., Lobaccaro G., Masera G., Imperadori M., Frontini F., A design approach for the solar optimization of built volumes. Validation on a residential building’s project in a historical district in Milan, Italy, Proceedings of CISBAT 2013 Conference, September 4-6th 2013, Lausanne (Switzerland).
  • Sauchelli M. Lobaccaro G., Masera G., Fiorito F., Smart Solutions for Solar Adaptive Façade Preliminary studies for an innovative shading device, Proceeding of 39th World Congress of Housing Science, September 17-20th 2013, Milan (Italy).
  • Lobaccaro G., Fiorito F., Masera G., Prasad D. K., Urban solar district: a case study of geometric optimization of solar façades for a residential building in Milan, Proceedings of AuSES Solar 2012 Conference, December 6-7th 2012, Melbourne (Australia).
  • Masera G., Malighetti L., De Angelis E., Poli T., Lobaccaro G., A tool for the integrated design of residential buildings, Proceedings of the international Conference “ISTeA”, October 18-19th, 2012, Milan (Italy).
  • Tadi M., Lobaccaro G., Vahabzadeh Manesh S., Sustainable urban morphology for a greener city: An integrated approach for the energy-efficiency of neighbourhood, GreenAge Symposium, Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Faculty of Architecture, 26-27th April 2012, Istanbul (Turkey).
  • Lobaccaro G., Masera G. and Poli T., Solar Districts: Design Strategies to Exploit the Solar Potential of Urban Areas, Proceedings of the XXXVIII IAHS World Congress, April 16-19th, 2012, Istanbul (Turkey).
  • Malighetti L., Masera G., De Angelis E., Poli T., Lobaccaro G., A lean management tool for housing design, Proceedings of the XXXVIII IAHS World Congress, April 16-19th, 2012, Istanbul (Turkey).
  • Malighetti L., Masera G., De Angelis E., Poli T., Lobaccaro G., User-centred design and construction: a multi-disciplinary approach to the improvement of a SME’s current practice, 10th international detail design in architecture conference ddia10, November 27-28th 2011, Istanbul (Turkey).

Non-Refereed Articles

  • Lobaccaro G., Sauchelli M., International building exhibition IBA 2013, Hamburg, Germany, Arketipo, n. 74/2013, p. 96-109, editor ilSole24Ore, May 2013.
  • Lobaccaro G., Sauchelli M., Solar Decathlon: the Olympics od Design” Arketipo, n. 52 Supplemento 10/2011, p. 16-21, editor ilSole24Ore, April 2011.
  • Lobaccaro G., Lumenhaus, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, Arketipo, n. 52 Supplemento 10/2011, p. 36-41, editor ilSole24Ore, April 2011.
  • Lobaccaro G., Ikaros House, Rosenheim University, Arketipo, n. 52 Supplemento 10/2011, p. 42-47, editor ilSole24Ore, April 2011.