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Title Datesort ascending Author
In Practice: Operationalizing Life Cycle Assessment for Design Teams Oct 02, 2020 Alex Ianchenko (The Miller Hull Partnership), Brie Jones (The Miller Hull Partnership)
Wood+: Strategies for a Material Shift in Architectural Design Oct 02, 2020 Carolina Manrique Hoyos (University of Idaho), Bruce Haglund (University of Idaho)
Defining the “Smart” Energy Retrofit Oct 02, 2020 Elaine Hoffman (Goody Clancy), Lori Ferris (Goody Clancy)
Incremental Development Manual: The Ger Innovation Hub, Mongolia Oct 02, 2020 Joshua Bolchover (The University of Hong Kong)
Building-Integrated Carbon Sequestration Techniques: Towards Mitigating Climate Change Oct 02, 2020 Jayati Chhabra (Georgia Institute of Technology), Tarek Rakha (Georgia Institute of Technology)
From Carbon to Human Health: Lifecycle of Fossil Fuels, Toxic Polymers and Social Justice in Philadelphia Oct 02, 2020 Franca Trubiano (University of Pennsylvania)
Does EUI Fully Capture the Carbon Footprint of a VRF System? Oct 02, 2020 Vicki Rybl (University of Washington)
Designing for Irradiated Shade Oct 02, 2020 Stephen Mueller (Texas Tech University)
Designing for Sustainable and Resilient Neighborhoods: The Case of Peacock Park in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Oct 02, 2020 Ruben Garcia-Rubio (Tulane University), Taylor Scott (Tulane University)
A Novel Approach for Investigating Canopy Heat Island Effects on Building Energy Performance: A Case Study of Center City of Philadelphia, PA Oct 02, 2020 Farzad Hashemi (The Pennsylvania State University), Lisa Domenica Iulo (The Pennsylvania State University), Ute Poerschke (The Pennsylvania State University)
The Footprint of Tight: Hinterlands, Landscape and Dense Cities Oct 02, 2020 John Doyle (RMIT University), Graham Crist (RMIT University)
An Ectothermic Approach to Heating and Cooling in Buildings Oct 02, 2020 Alexandros Tsamis (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Theodorian Borca-Tascuic (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Youngjin Hwang (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
Reducing Carbon and Improving Thermal Comfort for an Orphan Village in Rural Liberia Oct 02, 2020 Joshua D. Lee (Carnegie Mellon University), Leila Sai Srinivasan (AECOM)
The New Normals: Architecture Under Climate Change Uncertainty Oct 02, 2020 Justin McCarty (The University of British Columbia), Adam Rysanek (The University of British Columbia)
The Low-Carbon Life: The Pandemic and the Ponzi Scheme Oct 02, 2020 Thomas Fisher (University of Minnesota)
Direct Air Capture Technology: An Investigation of Net Carbon Impacts Oct 02, 2020 Manan Singh (University of Florida), Ryan Sharston (University of Florida)
Adaptive Reuse as Carbon Adaptation: Urban Food Production in the Underused Parking Garages of the Future Oct 02, 2020 Myer Harrell (Weber Thompson), Erin Horn (University of Washington), Adam Koehn (University of Washington), Alex Ianchenko (University of Washington), Gundula Prosksch (University of Washington)
Labor Histories and Carbon Futures Oct 02, 2020 Jessica Garcia Fritz (South Dakota State University), Federico Garcia Lammers (South Dakota State University)
Sourcing Energy from Waste in the Circular City: Integrated Anaerobic Digestion Toward Long-Term Decarbonization of Cities Oct 02, 2020 Erin Horn (University of Washington), Gundula Proksch (University of Washington)
There Goes the Neighborhood: How a NZE Passive House Changed the Culture of a Community Oct 02, 2020 Charles Macbride (University of Texas at Arlington)
Advancing Construction through the Buildings Workforce Oct 02, 2020 Sarah Truitt (National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)), Madeline Salzman (U.S. Department of Energy Building Technologies Office (BTO))
Farmworks: Building as a Machine for Growing Food Oct 02, 2020 Eugenia Victoria Ellis (Drexel University), David Alan Kratzer (Thomas Jefferson University)
ZERO HOUSING 1:1 Prototype + Process: Collaborative and Experiential Education in the Global Housing and Climate Crisis Oct 02, 2020 Cheryl Atkinson (Ryerson University)
Post-Oil Environments: Responsive Design Strategies for Coastal City-Landscapes of Oil Oct 02, 2020 Oswald Jenewein (University of Texas at Arlington)
Single-Use Plasters: Process and Waste in Gypsum Wallboard Systems Oct 02, 2020 Alyssa Kuhns (Auburn University)