National Institute of Building Sciences

The National Institute of Building Sciences is a non-profit, non-governmental organization that successfully brings together representatives of government, the professions, industry, labor and consumer interests, and regulatory agencies to focus on the identification and resolution of problems and potential problems that hamper the construction of safe, affordable structures for housing, commerce and industry throughout the United States. Authorized by the U.S. Congress, the Institute provides an authoritative source and a unique opportunity for free and candid discussion among private and public sectors within the built environment. The Institute's mission to serve the public interest is accomplished by supporting advances in building sciences and technologies for the purpose of improving the performance of our nation's buildings while reducing waste and conserving energy and resources. For more information visit

Research Submitted

Titlesort descending Author Date
Delivering Product Information E. William East, PE, PhD, Engineering Research and Development Center Oct 01, 2010
Design Considerations for Climate Change Paul Totten, Vice President, WSP, Alexandra Connor, Project Associate, WSP Apr 13, 2015
Detailed Monitoring and Energy Model Development of an Existing Multi-Unit Residential Building in Toronto, Canada Marianne F. Touchie, Toronto Atmospheric Fund and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Kim D. Pressnail, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON Apr 13, 2015
Detection of Moisture and Water Intrusion Within Building Envelopes by Means of Infrared Thermographic Inspections Antonio Colantonio (Public Works and Government Services Canada) Apr 01, 2008
Developing a Flexible Healthcare Infrastructure Jan 11, 2016
Developing the Next Three Generations of Zero-Energy Windows Brandon Tinianov, PhD, PE (Serious Materials) Apr 12, 2010
Development and Benchmarking of a New Whole Building Hygrothermal Model Fitsum Tariku (Institute for Research in Construction), Kumar Kumaran (Institute for Research in Construction), Paul Fazio (Concordia University) Apr 12, 2010
Documentation of Complex Building Enclosures Kevin M. Turner, AIA (The Freelon Group), Kevin Day, AIA (The Freelon Group), Eric Lankes, AIA (The Freelon Group) Apr 02, 2012
Doing It Right the Second Time – Designing Minimally Invasive, Cost-Effective Solutions for Window Repair vs. Replacement David W. Boyer, Building Envelope Analysis, LLC, Lawrence, Kansas, PROSOCO, Inc., Lawrence, Kans, Ron Tatley, Building Envelope Analysis, LLC, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, USA , Stacey Grund, Building Envelope Analysis, LLC, Seattle, Washington, USA Tatley-Grund, Inc., Seattle, Matthew Travis, Building Envelope Analysis, LLC, Lawrence, Kansas, PROSOCO, Inc. Lawrence, Kansa Apr 13, 2015
Door Locking Options in Schools National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities Jan 01, 2009