You will find in this section of the website the public reports, articles and news of QUANTUM project.
June 12, 2017
The third newsletter of QUANTUM project is available here.
December 2, 2016
The second newsletter of QUANTUM project is available here.
Report on state-of-the-art of quality management
August 9, 2016
This report creates a comprehensive data base of how quality management is currently used within construction projects in Europe by summarizing relevant existing guidelines, laws and services. You can find additional information on the report and its full version here.
July 7, 2016
The first newsletter of QUANTUM project is available here.
First Press Release
July 7, 2016
You can download the first Press Release of QUANTUM here.
Closing the gaps: the experts' feedback from CLIMA 2016
May 24, 2016
Interesting debates followed QUANTUM workshop at World Congress CLIMA 2016, and the organisers collected feedback from the audience through an on-site poll.
A Review of Systems and Technologies for Smart Homes and Smart Grids
May 7, 2016
This review article, published by the journal "Energies", explains the concept of the smart home and the advent of the smart grid, then goes on to investigate technologies and systems for smart homes today available on the market, pointing out their advantages and disadvantages. Additional information on the article and its full version are available here.
Guidelines and user contracts for data protection
March 31, 2016
Within the QUANTUM prioject, the Comfortmeter survey tool provides essential management information to improve the physical comfort in an office building, including also some aspects of personal nature of the respondent. The guidelines and user contracts adopted to guarantee data protection are defined in this document.
Guidelines and process structure for quality management
March 31, 2016
Building are unique products that are constructed individually where quality assurance and continuous improvement is a bigger challenge. This short report describes the generic process structure, approaches and tools support which will be used within QUANTUM project to tackle this issue.
Evaluation of the indoor performance in 20 office buildings in Greece
The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens will present the outcomes of the analysis of users perception through the application of QUANTUM tool at the 16th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies in Bologna (Italy) in July
Free webinar on Quality Management within Building Commissioning
QUANTUM, REHVA and BUILDUP will organise a webinar on solutions and strategies for quality (and data) management in new buildings, focusing in particular on the Building Commissioning Process. The webinar will start at 14:00 on Thursday 27 April 2017 and it will be hosted by BUILDUP platform.
At Vienna BauZ!, a workshop on how "Measuring success, ensuring quality" of building performances
At BauZ! (Vienna Congress for Sustainable Building), the workshop "Measuring success, ensuring quality" will introduce and trigger the discussion on one of the best practices available to guarantee building performances.