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LONG HOUSE IN HENZA ISLAND

LONG HOUSE IN HENZA ISLAND

After W.W.2, in Okinawa, reinforced concrete has been a dominant architectural material from geo-political reason, and most of these concrete buildings are without insulation from economical reason. Naturally they have terrible behavior from thermal point of view. "Long house in Henza" demonstrates a new model for region by using only wood, soil and plants to "slow" thermal behavior of (thermally heavy) concrete buildings.

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