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    • A Look at the U.S. Mortgage Crisis: Implications for Housing Markets and Communities 

      Immergluck, Daniel W. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-02-28)
    • New Avenues for Musical Expression 

      Wienberg, Gil (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-01-31)
      Dr. Gil Weinberg, Assistant professor and director of the Music Technology program, demonstrated new musical instruments he has developed. These instruments, including Beatbugs, Haile the robotic percussionist, and his ...
    • New Directions in Building Information 

      Shelden, Dennis R. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-10-27)
    • Planning for Disaster: Peru's Rio Santa Valley and Accelerating Climate Change 

      Lynch, Barbara Deutsch (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-11-20)
      The talk first addressed competing uses of water and the likely impacts on these uses as water in the Rio Santa becomes scarcer due to glacial retreat. It then outlined possible steps for building a coordinated effort to ...
    • Pricing Flexibility in Solar Ready Homes 

      Ashuri, Baabak; Irizarry, Javier; Riether, Gernot (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-11-17)
      Solar energy technologies, i.e., Photovoltaic (PV) panels, have promising features for renewable energy generation (i.e., energy savings) and greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction in the housing sector. Nevertheless, ...
    • Public Health and the Built Environment: Research and Tools Supporting Healthy Places 

      Smith, Sarah (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-09-27)
    • Recent Developments in Interactive Product Design 

      Budd, Jim (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-09-29)
      The emergence of mobile communication technologies has begun to shift our perception and understanding of the world around us. The impact of facebook, twitter and other related social media have already had a profound ...
    • Renewable Urbanism: A Research Agenda of the Eco Urban Lab in Shanghai and Atlanta 

      Yang, Perry (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-04-08)
    • Researching Construction History 

      Bowen, Brian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-04-26)
      Bowen has pioneered the introduction of construction industry studies into the College's curriculum and this includes a strong emphasis on researching the industry's history. In this session he will explain why the history ...
    • Researching Suburban Retrofits 

      Dunham-Jones, Ellen (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-08-25)
      What is the state of current research on retrofitting suburbia and what are some of the research questions and new tools that are on the horizon? This presentation begins with an overview of the author's work to date with ...
    • Risk Assessment: Estimating the Consequences of Earthquakes and Other Natural Hazards 

      French, Steven P. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-09-25)
      Dr. Steven French, Professor, City and Regional Planning; and Director, Center for Geographic Information Systems presented his research as part of the fall 2008 COA Research Forum talk series.
    • A Scholar Looks at the Centennial: Atlanta in 1908 

      Craig, Robert M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-01-29)
      After a brief summary of his writing projects underway which are in part generated by the timing of the Centennial of the Architecture Program at Georgia Tech (1908-2008), Robert M. Craig addresses the question of the ...
    • Serious Games in Architecture 

      Lesniewski, A. (Anatoliusz); Swarts, Matthew; Williams, Racel (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-10-30)
      Dr. Anatoliusz (Tolek) Lesniewski, Director, Interactive Media Architecture Group in Education (IMAGINE) Lab presented his research as part of the fall 2008 COA Research Forum talk series. The IMAGINE Lab creates high ...
    • Smart Space and Interactive Architecture: Making Technology-Empowered Living Labs at NCKU 

      Jeng, Taysheng (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-10-11)
      Digital technologies continue to proliferate, enabling ever smarter devices, materials and space to change the way we interact with our built environment. While smarter materials, devices, and space can be pervasively ...
    • Solar Decathlon 

      Gentry, T. Russell; Brown, Jason (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-27)
      After taking sixth place in the international Solar Decathlon competition hosted by the Department of Energy, Georgia Tech’s "Icarus" is now open for tours in its new location on campus. Georgia Tech's Solar Decathlon House ...
    • Soundscapes of Critical Healthcare Settings 

      Okcu, Selen (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-02-25)
    • Space Syntax: Progress and Prospects of a Program of Architectural Research 

      Peponis, John (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-10-24)
      Space syntax has emerged internationally as a major program of architectural research addressing the human functions of space. At its core, this program is about modeling the properties and affordances of built form ...
    • Sport and Architecture 

      Flowers, Benjamin (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-09-24)
    • The Stadium in Conflict: Soccer Wars, Detention Camps, and Urbanicide 

      Flowers, Benjamin (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-01-26)
    • Successful Delivery of Flash Track Products 

      Pishdad-Bozorgi, Pardis (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-03-26)
      The Construction Industry Institute (CII) has funded Georgia Tech and Virginia Tech to develop best practices for the successful implementation of Flash Tracking (Faster fast Track). Flash Track is defined by this research ...