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Research Submitted

Title Author Datesort ascending
Perkins+Will Research Journal / Vol. 09.02 Ajla Aksamija, Ph.D., LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will), Kalpana Kuttaiah, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will) Dec 29, 2017
Activating the Workplace: The Impact of Active Workstations on Employee Effectiveness Mary Baker (Perkins+Will) Dec 29, 2017
Material Health and Transparency: Methods for Improved Integration with Design Process Antonio Rodríguez-Argüelles, IIDA, LEED GA Dec 29, 2017
Outside In: Influences of Indoor Plants on Psychological Well-Being and Memory Task Performance in a Workplace Setting Micah Lipscomb, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will), Kimberly Rollings, PhD (University of Notre Dame) Dec 29, 2017
Learning through Osmosis: A Report on the Seattle Mentorship Program’s Pilot Session Veronika Jonsson, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will), Noah Green, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will) Dec 29, 2017
Perkins+Will Research Journal / Vol. 09.01 Ajla Aksamija, Ph.D., LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will), Kalpana Kuttaiah, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will) Jul 11, 2017
Natural Harmony: Designing with Thermal Actuators Derek Newby, Architect AIBC, MRAIC, LEED AP BD+C, CPHD (Perkins+Will), Gavin Schaefer, Architect AIBC, MRAIC, LEED AP BD+C, CAPM, CDT Jul 11, 2017
Patient-Population Based Design: A Wellness Approach for Designing Healthcare Environments Sharon E. Woodworth, FAIA, ACHA, LEED AP BD+C, EDAC Jul 11, 2017
A protectED ROOM: Design of Responsive and Acuity Adaptable Behavioral Health Room for Emergency Departments Chai Jayachandran, AIA, EDAC, LEED AP BD+C, Ryan Ramsey, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will), Annette Roehl, BSN-RN CCRN (Swedish Medical Center) Jul 11, 2017
Comparing and Adapting Pitt River School to the Passive House Standard Cillian Collins, MRIAI, CPHD, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will) Jul 11, 2017