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Title Datesort descending Author
The Wave of the Future: AEC gTLD Apr 01, 2011 David E. Ways, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP , DotBim LLP
Green Building Practices for Residential Construction and Natural Hazard Resistance: How Are They Linked? Apr 01, 2011 Philip Line, PE (American Wood Council), Omur Kapur, EIT (URS Corporation), Samantha Passman, EIT, (URS Corporation)
Motivating Public Mitigation and Preparedness for Earthquakes and Other Hazards Apr 01, 2011 Dr. Dennis S. Mileti (Professor Emeritus, University of Colorado), Dr. Linda Bourque (UCLA School Of Public Health), Magumi Kano, PhD (UCLA School Of Public Health)
BIM as a Risk Management Tool: Creating As-built Models for Municipal Management Apr 01, 2011 Jay McBride, construction manager, Robert Steffen, PhD, PE, Western Carolina University, Doug Kinard, Western Carolina University
Buildings, Tunnels and Mass Transit Systems: DHS Releases Integrated Rapid Visual Screening Tools in 2011 Apr 01, 2011 Michael Chipley (PMC Group, LLC), Mohammed Ettourney (Weidlinger Associates Inc.), Milagros Kennett (US Department of Homeland Security), Terry Ryan (Raytheon UTD), Philip Schneider (National Institute of Building Sciences)
The Unmistakable Benefits of BIM Enhanced With PIM Apr 01, 2011 Bob Batcheler, Vice President of Industry Marketing, Newforma, Allen Preger, Chief Product Officer, Newforma
BIM Return on Investment: A Case Study Apr 01, 2011 Brittany Giel, PhD candidate, The University of Florida, Raja R.A. Issa, Ph.D., J.D., P.E., Professor, The University of Florida
A Report from the 7th AIA TAP Building Connections Apr 01, 2011 Kristine Fallon, FAIA, et al
Perkins+Will Research Journal / Vol. 03.01 Jun 10, 2011 Ajla Aksamija, Ph.D., LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will), Kalpana Kuttaiah, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will)
Evaluation of a Sustainable Hospital Design based on its Social and Environmental Outcomes Aug 01, 2011 Ziqi Wu
BIM for Facility Management: Design for Maintenance Strategy Oct 01, 2011 Birgitta Foster, BSME, MBA, SSA/Sandia National Labs
Reflections on the Impact of the RFP Research Grant for “Guideline for Spatial Regeneration in Iowa” Project Dec 01, 2011 Marwan Ghandour (Iowa State University)
Advancing the Dialogue on Collaborative Models for Green Building Design Dec 01, 2011 Keith E. Hedges (Drury University), Christopher Livingston (Montana State University)
Advanced and High-Performance Materials Program Dec 01, 2011 Mila Kennett (US Department of Homeland Security)
Emergent Materials for Security, Energy and the Environment Dec 01, 2011 Blaine Brownell (University of Minnesota School of Architecture)
An Advanced Materials Database: A Gateway for Future and Secure Infrastructures Dec 01, 2011 Milagros Kennett (US Department of Homelant Security, Mohammed Ettourney (Weidlinger Associates Inc.), Earle Kennett (National Institute of Building Sciences), Bob Payn (db Interactive)
Perkins+Will Research Journal / Vol. 03.02 Dec 06, 2011 Ajla Aksamija, Ph.D., LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will, Kalpana Kuttaiah, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will)
The Information Content of BIM: An Information Theory Analysis of Building Information Model (BIM) Content Dec 06, 2011 Mario Guttman, AIA, LEED AP (Perkins+Will)
BIM on the WAN: Autodesk’s Revit and the Wide Area Design Problem Dec 06, 2011 Victor Okhoya, Assoc. AIA (Perkins+Will)
Informed Mechanical Design Through Tested Air Leakage Rates Apr 02, 2012 Jeff Speert, AIA (JRS Engineering Corp.), Cory Legge, AScT (JRS Engineering Ltd.)
Assessing Thermal Comfort near Glass Facades with New Tools Apr 02, 2012 Sabine Hoffmann (Center for the Built Environment, University of California at Berkeley), Christoph Jedek (Center for the Built Environment, University of California at Berkeley), Edward Arens (Center for the Built Environment, University of California at Berkeley)
Building Enclosure Performance Research— Applications in Professional Practice Apr 02, 2012 Mark Perepelitza, AIA (ZGF Architects)
Single and Double Layered Vacuum Insulation Panels of the Same Thickness in Comparison Apr 02, 2012 Samuel Brunner (Empa - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology), T. Stahl (Empa - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology), Karim Ghazi Wakili (Empa - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology)
Physical or Virtual? : Effectiveness of Virtual Mockups of Building Envelope Systems Apr 02, 2012 Minjung Maing (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Documentation of Complex Building Enclosures Apr 02, 2012 Kevin M. Turner, AIA (The Freelon Group), Kevin Day, AIA (The Freelon Group), Eric Lankes, AIA (The Freelon Group)

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