Fabio Favoino

Associate Professor
Department of Energy (DENERG)

  • Member of Interdepartmental Center FULL - Future Urban Legacy Lab


Research interests

building energy performance
building envelope
building insulation
building materials
building simulation
green building
insulated glazing
intelligent buildings
nearly zero-energy building
responsive building elements

Research topics

  • Collaborazione con il Comitato Termotecnico Italiano, gruppo di lavoro CT 202/GL 03, ai fini della stesura di linee guida per la Misura in opera delle prestazioni termiche di materiali, elementi e strutture tramite Termografia.
  • Collaborazione con il comitato normatore ISO-TC162-SC2-WG15 per l’elaborazione della normativa europea ed italiana ISO 52022-5, “Calculation procedures related to adaptive building envelope elements”
  • Daylight in buildings through advanced fenestration systems
  • Double Skin Facade - technologies, buidling integration, optimal controls and performance
  • Thermal comfort and energy efficiency impact of advanced fenestration systems in buildings
  • Integration of smart glazing in buildings (materials, systems, controls and building performance)
  • Responsive Building Elements
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ERC sectors

PE8_3 - Civil engineering, architecture, maritime/hydraulic engineering, geotechnics, waste treatment
PE8_6 - Energy processes engineering
PE8_11 - Sustainable design (for recycling, for environment, eco-design)


Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy
Goal 13: Climate action
Goal 3: Good health and well-being
Goal 4: Quality education
Goal 12: Responsible consumption and production
Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities


  • Effective member - Associazione Termotecnica Italiana, Italia (2018-)
  • Effective member - CIBSE, Regno Unito (2016-)
  • Founding partner - IBPSA Italy, Italia (2012-)
  • Effective member - REHVA, Europeo (2011-)
  • Effective member - AICARR, Italia (2011-)

Editorial boards

  • GLASS STRUCTURES & ENGINEERING (2018-), Editorial board member


  • Building Simulation 2021, Certified auditor
  • RoomVent 2020, Participation to the organizing committee
  • Building Simulation 2019, Certified auditor
  • Adaptive Facade Cost Action Conference, Program committee

Research networks


Courses of Study Boards


Master of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Bachelor of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati


Research projects

Projects funded by competitive calls

Projects funded by commercial contracts

Supervised PhD students

  • Lorenzo Rapone. Programme in Energetica (cycle 38, 2022-in progress)
  • Yangkong Zhou. Programme in Energetica (cycle 38, 2022-in progress)


PoliTO co-authors

Last years publications

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