The Future of Fenestration Rating
(This entry contains a PowerPoint presentation in PDF from the BEST4 conference.) This presentation traces the history on fenestration rating through the following steps:
--Measurement of Material and Optical Properties of Frame & Glazing System Established
--Simulation & Measurement of Whole Fenestration Systems Established
-- Rating of Whole Fenestration Systems Established
It also discusses the limitations of rating systems, the characterization of building performance of structures with fenestration, and the future of rating organizations.