Building Technology

Upcoming Lectures

Oct 1, 2018 - 5:00pm
Room 7-429
Nico Kienzl
Oct 18, 2018 - 6:00pm
N51 / Shop
Structural Upcycling / Review


Building Technology offers students the opportunity to explore critical topics for the future of the built environment and natural resources. Our program explores ways to use design and technology to create buildings that contribute to a more humane and environmentally responsible built world. Strategies employed toward these ends include integrated architectural design strategies, resource accounting through material flow analysis and life cycle assessment, building and urban energy modeling and simulation, human comfort analysis, control design and engineering, and other technologically-informed design methods. More...