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Research Submitted

Title Author Datesort ascending
Contexts Speaking: the Earthen Architecture of Two Villages Kate Wingert-Playdon (Temple University), Dennis G. Playdon (Temple University) Dec 01, 2011
Evidence-based Research for Architectural Design: Residential Site Plans and Older Adults Walking Zhe Wang, Ph.D., RA, LEED AP (Cannon Design), Mike Pukszta, AIA (Cannon Design), Mardelle Shepley, D. Arch, AIA, LEED AP (Texas A&M University) Dec 01, 2011
Design for the Latest Technology in Cancer Treatment: A Carbon Therapy Center Dyutima Jha, M.Arch, Assoc. AIA Nov 30, 2011
Design and the Bottom Line: Practical Patient-Centered Approaches to the Physical Environment Jerry Eich, AIA, LEED AP (HMC Architects), Kimberly Nelson Montague, AIA, EDAC, LEED AP (Planetree), Rebecca Hathaway, RN, MSN, EDAC (Temecula Valley Hospital) Nov 30, 2011
How Lean Design for Healthcare Can Improve Your Hospital’s Bottom Line Alan Sullivan, AIA, ACHA, Michael S. Smith, Sr. (Col. USAF Ret.), Mary Ann Derr, RN, MBA, W. Patrick Davey, MD, MBA Nov 30, 2011
A Sustainable Model: Creating Facilities with a Future John Barker, AIA, NCARB, Ed Pocock, AIA, Charles Huber Nov 30, 2011
Smart Sun-Shading: A Demonstration of Smart Thermobimetals as a Building Skin Doris Kim Sung (University of Southern California) Nov 19, 2011
AIA Residential Knowledge Community Web Seminar: Healthy Homes Research AIA Residential Knowledge Community Nov 07, 2011
AIA Residential Knowledge Community Web Seminar: Affordable Housing Research AIA Residential Knowledge Community Oct 24, 2011
AIA Residential Knowledge Community Web Seminar: Researching Resiliency AIA Residential Knowledge Community Oct 10, 2011