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Research Submitted

Title Author Datesort ascending
A Zero Net Energy Building Pilot Study: Low Energy Strategies for Weygand Residence Hall at Bridgewater State University Jordan Zimmermann, Associate AIA, LEED BD+C (Perkins+Will), Yanel de Angel, AIA, LEED BD+C (Perkins+Will) Jan 20, 2014
Perkins+Will Research Journal / Vol. 05.01 Ajla Aksamija, Ph.D., LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will), Kalpana Kuttaiah, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will), Abbas Aminmansour, Ph.D. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Jul 01, 2013
Constitutional Ecology: The Case for Aligning Science and the Law in Urban Design David Green, AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will) Jul 01, 2013
Building Simulations and High-Performance Buildings Research Ajla Aksamija, PhD, LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will) Jul 01, 2013
North House: Prototyping Climate Responsive Envelope and Control Systems Geoffrey Thün, BES, OAA, MRAIC, LEED AP (University of Michigan), Kathy Velikov, MUD, BES, MRAIC, LEED AP (University of Michigan) Jul 01, 2013
Current Trends in Low-Energy HVAC Design Robert L. Tazelaar, PE, LEED AP (Arup) Jul 01, 2013
The Impact of an Operational Process on Space: Improving the Efficiency of Patient Wait Times Amanda Mewborn, RN, IE, MSHS, Lean Black Belt (Perkins+Will), Marvina Williams, RN, Lean Black Belt (Perkins+Will), Jeff Tyner, AIA, LEED BD+C, Lean Black Belt (Perkins+Will) Jan 03, 2013
Perkins+Will Research Journal / Vol. 04.02 Ajla Aksamija, Ph.D., LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will), Kalpana Kuttaiah, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will) Jan 03, 2013
Positive Distraction and Age Differences: Design Implications for Pediatric Healthcare Environments Samira Pasha, PhD, EDAC (Perkins+Will), Jamie Huffcut, NCIDQ, EDAC, LEED AP ID+C (Perkins+Will), Tama Duffy Day, FIIDA, FASID, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will) Jan 03, 2013
Architect’s Professional Liability Risks in the Realm of Green Buildings Helena O’Connor, CAU-RJ, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will) Jan 03, 2013