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Title Datesort ascending Author
Best Practices for Accessibility Compliance Oct 23, 2014 Steven Winter Associates, Inc.
Construction-Operations Building Information Exchange (COBie) Aug 04, 2014 Bill East, PhD, PE, FASCE, Prairie Sky Consulting
Deferred Maintenance - The Use of Parametrics for Estimating Maintenance Costs Jul 18, 2014 Don Sapp, Plexus Scientific Corporation
Checklist for Infection Control Concerns When Reopening Healthcare Facilities Closed Due to Extensive Water and Wind Damages Jul 10, 2014 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Perkins+Will Research Journal / Vol. 06.01 May 21, 2014 Ajla Aksamija, PhD, LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will), Kalpana Kuttaiah, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will)
Energy Codes: Challenges with Existing Buildings Apr 01, 2014 Bradley T. Carmichael, PE, Hoffmann Architects
Treating Reinforcement Corrosion in Parking Structures Mar 01, 2014 Steven J. Susca, PE, Hoffmann Architects
Developing Building Performance in the Comprehensive Design Studio Feb 12, 2014 Daniel H. Chung (Philadelphia University)
Moisture Investigations Using Thermal Cameras Feb 01, 2014 Lew Harriman, Mason-Grant Consulting
A Quantitative Analysis of Thermal Bridging Feb 01, 2014 Andrea Love, AIA, and Charles S. Klee, AIA, Payette Associates
Perkins+Will Research Journal / Vol. 05.02 Jan 20, 2014 Ajla Aksamija, Ph.D., LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will), Kalpana Kuttaiah, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C (Perkins+Will)
Using a Lean Perspective to Explore the Impact of the Built Environment and Operations on the Retention of Patients Jan 20, 2014 Amanda Mewborn, RN, IE, MSHS, Lean Black Belt (Perkins+Will), Jeff Tyner, AIA, LEED BD+C, Lean Black Belt (Perkins+Will)
The Existing Plaza: Considerations for Repair or Replacement Jan 01, 2014 Lawrence E. Keenan, AIA, PE and Margaret A. Molnar-Ryan, AIA, LEED AP, Hoffmann Architects
The George D. Aiken Center at the University of Vermont : A Whole Building Design Guide Case Study Nov 01, 2013 Whole Building Design Guide, a program of the National Institute of Building Sciences
Chemeketa Community College Health Sciences Complex Nov 01, 2013 Whole Building Design Guide, a program of the National Institute of Building Sciences
DPR Construction Phoenix Regional Office Nov 01, 2013 Whole Building Design Guide, a program of the National Institute of Building Sciences
Perkins+Will Research Journal / Vol. 05.01 Jul 01, 2013 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)
Building Simulations and High-Performance Buildings Research Jul 01, 2013 Ajla Aksamija, PhD, LEED AP BD+C, CDT (Perkins+Will)
2012 AIA/NCARB Internship and Career Survey Apr 11, 2013 The American Institute of Architects, National Council of Architectural Registration Board (NCARB)
Improving Energy Retrofit Decisions by Including Uncertainty in the Energy Modelling Process Mar 27, 2013 Alireza Bozorgi (ICF International), James R. Jones (Virginia Tech)
Performing Sustainability: Life Support Inside Biosphere 2's Glass Box Theater, 1991-1993 Mar 27, 2013 Meredith Sattler (Louisiana State University)
Visualizing the Expressive Use of Technology in the Design of Parametrically Generated Ecoenvelopes Mar 27, 2013 Aaron Paul Brakke (Universidad Piloto), Rodrigo Velasco (Universidad Piloto)
"A New Norris House": Making Criteria for Sustainable Landscapes Visible Mar 27, 2013 Tricia Stuth (University of Tennessee), Samuel Mortimer (University of Tennessee), Valerie Friedmann (University of Tennessee), John Buchanan (University of Tennessee)
SIMPLE BoS: Towards a Multidisciplinary Integration of Photovoltaic Energy in Buildings Mar 27, 2013 Andrés Cavieres (Georgia Institute of Technology), Tristan Al-Haddad (Georgia Institute of Technology), Russell Gentry (Georgia Institute of Technology), Kathryn Nagel (Georgia Institute of Technology), Joseph Goodman (Georgia Tech Research Institute)
Performative Parametric Design of Radiation Responsive Screens Mar 27, 2013 Henry Marroquin (BRPH), Mate Thitisawat (Florida Atlantic University) , Emmanouil Vermisso (Florida Atlantic University)

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