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Design Issues cover research projects that pertain to the art and science of creating and sustaining the built environment and include case studies of projects.

Title Datesort ascending Author
Crafting Architectural Experiences: Exploring Memory Places Nov 28, 2016 Damineh Pegah Dehnadfar, LEED Green Associate (Perkins+Will)
Climate Change and Performance of Facade Systems: Analysis of Thermal Behavior and Energy Consumption in Different Climate Types Nov 28, 2016 Ajla Aksamija, Ph.D., LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will), Troy Peters, LEED AP (Wentworth Institute of Technology)
One and Two Potomac Yard : A Whole Building Design Guide Case Study Nov 23, 2016 Whole Building Design Guide, a program of the National Institute of Building Sciences
Brock Environmental Center : A Whole Building Design Guide Case Study Nov 01, 2016 Whole Building Design Guide, a program of the National Institute of Building Sciences
The Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum : A Whole Building Design Guide Case Study Nov 01, 2016 Whole Building Design Guide, a program of the National Institute of Building Sciences
Building the Business Case: Health, Wellbeing and Productivity in Green Offices Oct 31, 2016 World Green Building Council (WGBC)
Conceptual Design, BIM and Interdisciplinary Collaboration Oct 01, 2016 William C. Manion, AIA O'Neil & Manion Architects PA, Bethesda, Md.
Humidity Control: Supplemental Dehumidification in Hot-Humid Climates (TechNote) Sep 30, 2016 Home Innovation Research Labs
Benchmark Performance Metrics for Integrated Project Delivery Sep 30, 2016 Awad S. Hanna
The Sound of Creativity: Correlating Brainwave & Psychometric Changes with Workplace Acoustics Sep 23, 2016 Luke Laverty, AIA (Perkins+Will), Eve A. Edelstein, Ph.D., Assoc. AIA, FAAA (Perkins+Will), Richard Brink (Genesis Planning)
ANFA NYC: A Model for Collaborative Neuroarchitecture Sep 23, 2016 Luke Petrocelli
Resonant Form: The Convergence of Sound and Space Sep 23, 2016 Shea Michael Trahan, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP (Trapolin Peer Architects)
Architects without Buildings: Philip Thiel and the Systematizing Impulse in Modern Spatial Study Sep 23, 2016 Ian Baldwin (DUAL, LLC; Rhode Island School of Design)
Can the Design of Space Alter Stress Responses? Sep 23, 2016 Lars Brorson Fich (Aalborg University), Åse Hansen (University of Copenhagen), Anne Helene Garde (The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark), Laura Petrini (Aalborg University), Peter Jönsson (Kristianstad University)
ASI – Architecture for Sensory Integration; Architectural Intervention in Occupational Therapy Sep 23, 2016 Fallon Lebedowicz (CO Architects), Gina Chang, AIA, EDAC (CO Architects)
The Tool Sculpting the Designer; Cognitive Influence of Digital Tools in Shaping Contemporary Architectural Practice Sep 23, 2016 Sangeeth S. Pillai (Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India), Mehul Bhatt (University of Bremen, Germany)
Overview of Scientific Aspects of Spatial Cognition: Significance in Architectural Design Sep 23, 2016 Dishita Turakhia (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Curiosity as a Design Tool Sep 23, 2016 Moshe Bar, Ph.D. (Bar-Ilan University), Itai Palti (The Centre for Urban Design and Mental Health (UD/MH))
Empathic Response in Office Space: The Notion of Embodied Simulation in Corporate Interiors Sep 23, 2016 Alessandro Gattara, Ph.D. (University of Parma, Italy), Vittorio Gallese, M.D., Ph.D. (University of Parma; University of London)
Age-related Cognitive Decline and Enriched Environments; Examining Real-time Psycho-spatial Dynamics Using Virtual Reality Sep 23, 2016 Laura Healey Malinin, Ph.D., AIA, EDAC (Colorado State University), Agnieszka (Aga) Burzynska, Ph.D. (Colorado State University)
Towards Quantifying the Impact of the Built Environment on Human Experience: Elements of Experimental Design Sep 23, 2016 Ahmed Radwan (New York University), Semiha Ergan (New York University)
The Scope of “Empathy” in Architecture from the Design Process to the User’s Experience and Back Sep 23, 2016 Anne Tüscher, Ph.D. (École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Paris La Villette, France)
Exploring Visual and Affective Qualities of Equivalent Colors under Architectural-scale, Full-field Exposure Conditions Sep 23, 2016 Ute C. Besenecker, Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Ted Krueger, Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Zachary Pearson (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Alicia Walf, Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), John D. Bullough, Ph.D. (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
Geometry of Visual Experience in Large Spaces Sep 23, 2016 Sergei Gepshtein, Ph.D. (Salk Institute for Biological Studies)
Designing for Complex, Interactive Architectural Ecosystems; Developing the Ecological Niche Construction Design Checklist Sep 23, 2016 Joe Manganelli, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Ph.D. (xplr design, llc)