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Dr Vincenzo Costanzo

Editorial Board Member

University of Reading

Brief Bio

Dr. Vincenzo Costanzo is currently working as a Research Associate at the University of Reading, UK on projects related to urban energy modelling and solar energy harvesting. He attained a PhD in Energetics at the University of Catania (Italy). He published several journal papers on thermal comfort and energy efficiency measures in existing buildings, with a focus on passive technologies as well as on daylighting and innovative glazing solutions.

Research areas


Research Associate
University of Reading
Whiteknights, Reading , United Kingdom
Email: costanzo.vincenzo@gmail.com
Tel: +447762957637


Thermal and visual performance of real and theoretical thermochromic glazing solutions for office buildings
Journal: Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells
Published: 2016

Energy saving in buildings or UHI mitigation? Comparison between green roofs and cool roofs
Journal: Energy and Buildings
Published: 2016

Proper evaluation of the external convective heat transfer for the thermal analysis of cool roofs
Journal: Energy and Buildings
Published: 2014

Cool roofs for passive cooling: performance in different climates and for different insulation levels in Italy
Journal: Advances in Building Energy Research
Published: 2013