Recent Submissions

  • Embodied Energy, Costs and Traffic in Different Settlement Patterns. Background projects and tools 

    Fufa, Selamawit Mamo; Klinski, Michael (SINTEF Fag;, Research report, 2019)
    The objective of this report is to provide a state-of-the art review on relevant existing studies and tools that could be serve as inspiration for tool development and guidelines in the EE Settlement project. The report ...
  • ZEN LIVING LABS definition, ideas and examples 

    Woods, Ruth; Baer, Daniela; Berker, Thomas; Bø, Lars Arne (ZEN Report;18, Research report, 2019)
    Living labs er brukersentrerte tiltak som har mål om å involvere ulike individer eller brukergrupper i tekniske eller bærekraftig endringer i samfunnet. The FME Research Centre on Zero Emission Neighbourhoods in Smart ...
  • Outlook for Navigation - Comparing Human Performance with a Robotic Solution 

    Blanke, M.; Hansen, S.; Stets, J.D.; Koester, T.; Brøsted, J.E.; Llopart Maurin, A.; Nykvist, N.; Bang, J. (SINTEF Proceedings;3, Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    Considering whether a temporarily unattended bridge could be allowed, Maritime Authorities wish to investigate whether sensor technology is available that, when seconded by sophisticated computer algorithms, is able to ...
  • Defining Ship Autonomy by Characteristic Factors 

    Rødseth, Ørnulf Jan (SINTEF Proceedings;3, Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    Several papers have proposed ways to define levels of autonomy (LOA), i.e. how responsibility is shared between an automation system and a human when the automation system to some degree can operate independently of the ...
  • Human Factors Issues in Maritime Autonomous Surface Ship Systems Development 

    Karvonen, Hannu; Martio, Jussi (SINTEF Proceedings;3, Chapter; Conference object; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    The human side of highly automated maritime systems can often be neglected in their development. Paradoxically, history and scientific studies have shown that with highly automated systems, there is still a crucial need ...
  • Interaction Between Manned and Autonomous Ships: Automation Transparency 

    Porathe, Thomas (SINTEF Proceedings;3, Chapter; Conference object; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships (MASS) is on the research agenda of several countries. In Norway a 120 TEU autonomous container feeder is currently being built. Hopes are attached to safety as well as costs and efficiency ...
  • Hull-to-Hull Concept Supporting Autonomous Navigation 

    Berge, Svein P.; Hagaseth, Marianne; Kvam, Per Erik; Rinnan, Arne (SINTEF Proceedings;3, Research report, 2019)
    This paper presents the hull-to-hull (H2H) project where the concept of hull to hull positioning and uncertainty zones are used to assist navigators and operators to perform safe navigation of objects in proximity to each ...
  • Mass Technology Development by Means of Ship Handling Simulation 

    Burmeister, Hans-Christoph; Lee, Ah-Ram; Oeffner, Johannes; Shetty, Srikanth; Walther, Laura (SINTEF Proceedings;3, Chapter; Conference object; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    This paper will stress the importance of Ship Handling Simulation (SHS)-based Maritime Autonomous Surface Ship (MASS) prototype development and aligns it with the IMO Guidelines on Software Quality Assurance and Humancentered ...
  • Utvikling av pilotprosjekt i Steinkjer kommune: Historier om «det gamle NRK bygget på Lø» og evaluering av prosessen 

    Woods, Ruth; Andresen, Inger; Skaar, Christofer; Berker, Thomas (ZEN Report;16, Research report, 2019)
    Denne rapporten presenterer resultater fra en etnografisk prosess utført av Forskningssenteret for nullutslippsområder i smarte byer (FME ZEN) i samarbeid med Steinkjer kommune i 2017 og 2018. Den følger prosessen med å ...
  • Tverrfaglig evaluering av Kampen Omsorg+ 

    Høyland, Karin; Grut, Lisbet; Thygesen, Hilde (SINTEF Fag;59, Research report, 2019)
    Denne rapporten formidler resultater fra en tverrfaglig evaluering av bo- og tjenestetilbudet Kampen Omsorg+ i Oslo. Tilbudet er ett av flere bo- og aktivitetstilbud som er godkjent som Omsorg+ i Oslo kommune. Modellen ...
  • Utskiftbarhet av rør-i-rør-systemer. Resultater og råd basert på laboratorieprøving 

    Stråby, Karolina; Fiskum, Lars-Erik; Krog, Bjørn-Roar (SINTEF Fag;55, Research report, 2019)
    Byggteknisk forskrift (TEK17) stiller krav til at innvendige vanninstallasjoner skal være lett utskiftbare samt at en lekkasje enkelt skal kunne oppdages og ikke føre til skade på installasjoner og bygningsdeler. ...
  • Greenhouse gas balances in Zero Emission Buildings – Electricity conversion factors revisited 

    Andresen, Inger; Lien, Kristian Myklebust; Berker, Thomas; Sartori, Igor (ZEB Project report;37, Research report; Report, 2017)
    Reduction of energy use and GHG emissions in the building sector is a high priority. The EU 2050 roadmap that was established in 2010, states that to achieve a global warming of less than 2°C in this century, Europe should ...
  • Annual report 2018 

    Woods, Ruth; Remøe, Katinka Sætersdal; Hestnes, Anne Grete; Gustavsen, Arild (ZEN Report;15, Research report, 2019)
  • Life-cycle assessment methodology to assess Zero Emission Neighbourhood concept. A novel model 

    Lausselet, Carine; Borgnes, Vilde; Ellingsen, Linda Ager-Wick; Strømman, Anders Hammer; Brattebø, Helge (ZEN Report;12, Research report; Report, 2019)
    Buildings represent a critical piece of a low-carbon future and their long lifetime necessitates urgent adoption of state-of-the-art performance standards to avoid significant lock-in risk. So far, life-cycle assessment ...
  • Linear optimization of district heating systems. Description of an upgraded district heating module for eTransport 

    Kvalsvik, Karoline; Hanne, Kauko (ZEN Report;9, Research report, 2018)
    eTransport is a linear optimization tool for evaluating energy supply alternatives for building areas. This report describes an improved, more realistic district heating (DH) module that has been developed for eTransport. ...
  • Nye kriterier for Husbankens grunnlån. Merkostnader og betalingsvilje for livsløpsboliger 

    Denizou, Karine; Venås, Christoffer; Christophersen, Jon; Klinski, Michael (SINTEF Fag;60, Research report, 2019)
    I denne rapporten undersøker vi merkvalitetene knyttet til Husbankens grunnlån og vurderer merkostnader og markedets betalingsvilje for disse kvalitetene. Bakgrunnen er at Kommunal og moderniseringsdepartementet vurderer ...
  • Tools for stakeholder engagement in ZEN developments 

    Baer, Daniela (ZEN Report;13, Research report, 2018)
    People play a key role in zero emission neighbourhoods. They are the ones designing and creating the neighbourhood, transforming and building it and finally using it when living and working there. People play different ...
  • Energianalyse for bygningsmassen i Oslo. Scenarioanalyse av energibruk og klimagassutslipp 2009–2040 

    Sandberg, Nina Holck; Næss, Jan Sandstad; Gustavsen, Arild; Brattebø, Helge (ZEN Report;14, Report, 2019)
    Det sies ofte at det er et stort potensial for energisparing og reduksjon i klimagassutslipp fra energibruk i bygningsmassen. Som innspill til sin oppdaterte klimastrategi ønsker Oslo kommune en forskningsbasert vurdering ...
  • Software tools for local energy system operation and expansion 

    Kolstad, Magne Lorentzen; Backe, Stian; Wolfgang, Ove; Sartori, Igor (ZEN Report;6, Research report, 2018)
    This report describes existing software tools for analysing operation and expansion of local energy systems and is written in WP5 in the Research Centre on Zero Emission Neighbourhoods in Smart Cities (ZEN). WP5 in FME ZEN ...
  • Bokvalitet og verdighet – en evaluering av boliger for mennesker med rus- og psykiske lidelser 

    Wågø, Solvår Irene; Høyland, Karin; Bø, Lars Arne (SINTEF Fag;, Research report, 2019)
    Bokvalitet og verdighet – en evaluering av boliger for mennesker med rus- og psykiske lidelser Det er stor usikkerhet rundt hva som er de beste løsningene for personer som sliter med rus- og psykiske lidelser. Med dette ...

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