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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
Family Behavior in a Single-Family Room NICU Mardelle McCuskey Shepley Dec 01, 2011
The Highway and the American City: Rethinking a Troubled Relationship Ted Shelton, AIA (University of Tennessee) Dec 01, 2011
Prototyping a Self-Ventilating Building Skin with Smart Thermobimetals Doris Kim Sung (University of Southern California) Dec 01, 2011
Reflections on the Impact of the RFP Research Grant for “Guideline for Spatial Regeneration in Iowa” Project Marwan Ghandour (Iowa State University) Dec 01, 2011
Advanced Ceramic Composite Envelope Systems Jason Oliver Vollen, RA (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) Dec 01, 2011
Advancing the Dialogue on Collaborative Models for Green Building Design Keith E. Hedges (Drury University), Christopher Livingston (Montana State University) Dec 01, 2011
Building Literacy: A Simulated Environment to Learn Building Technology Shahin Vassigh (Florida International University) Dec 01, 2011
24-hr Lighting Scheme for Older Adults Mariana G. Figueiro, PhD (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) Dec 01, 2011