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Research Submitted

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Simulation Modeling as a Lean Tool for Healthcare Design: Determining Room Utilization and Staffing in the Emergency Department Marvina Williams, RN, Lean Black Belt (Perkins+Will) Jun 08, 2015
Shrinking Wetlands, Sinking Cities: Why Preserving and Restoring Wetlands Can Help Save Our Coastal Cities Elizabeth Ward, LEED AP ND (Perkins+Will) Jun 08, 2015
Perkins+Will Research Journal / Vol. 06.02 Ajla Aksamija, Ph.D., LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will), Kalpana Kuttaiah, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will) Dec 19, 2014
Lessons from Tall Wood Buildings: What We Learned from Ten International Examples Rebecca Holt, M. Urb, LEED AP BD+C, ND (Perkins+Will), Kathy Wardle, M.E.S, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will) Dec 19, 2014
Impact of Lean Principles on Timely Project Completion Helena O’Connor, CAU-RJ, LEEP AP (Perkins+Will), Khalid Siddiqi, PhD Southern Polytechnic State University) Dec 19, 2014
Sound Masking Systems and Their Effectiveness: Does Sound Masking Really Work? Ivan E. Desroches, MRAIC, OAAAS, A.Sc.T. (Perkins+Will) Dec 19, 2014
Analysis of Therapeutic Gardens for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders Micah Lipscomb, ASLA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will), Alexander Stewart, ASLA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will) Dec 19, 2014
Is there a ‘There’ There? Online Education & ArchitectureX Christina Long, AIA, LEED BD+C (Perkins+Will) May 21, 2014
Between Laboratory and Factory: A British Model for Innovation in Manufacturing and Applied Technologies Paul Harney, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will) May 21, 2014
The Resource Infinity Loop: Ecoshed Planning for Resilient Cities Geeti Silwal, AICP, LEED BD+C (Perkins+Will) May 21, 2014