Lecture Notes

LEC # TOPICS
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Introduction ( PDF )

The Green Engineer
Chris Schaffner, The Green Engineer, LLP

2 Sustainability and the Building Industry
Prof. John Ochsendorf, MIT Architecture ( PDF )
3 Current U.S. Trends
Prof. John Ochsendorf, MIT Architecture ( PDF )
4 Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) ( PDF - 1.0 MB )
Dana Ozik, MIT Civil and Environmental Engineering
5 Sustainable Design in Practice
Mark Webster, SGH Consulting Engineers
6 The Genzyme Building
Rick Aimes, Next Phase Studios
Byron Stigge, Buro Happold Consulting Engineers
7 Student Presentations
8 Energy in Buildings
Prof. Leslie Norford, MIT Architecture ( PDF )
9 Materials
Prof. John Fernandez, MIT Architecture ( PDF - 1.4 MB )
10 Water and Sanitation
Dr. Eric Adams, MIT Civil and Environmental Engineering ( PDF - 7.7 MB )
11 Stata Center Tour
Robert Cunkelman, MIT
12 Project Working Session
13 Final Presentations 1
14 Final Presentations 2

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