4.401 Environmental Technologies in Buildings


Class Info

Introduction to the study of the thermal and luminous behavior of buildings. Examines the basic scientific principles underlying these phenomena and introduces students to a range of technologies and analysis techniques for designing comfortable indoor environments. Challenges students to apply these techniques and explore the role energy and light can play in shaping architecture. Additional work required of students taking the graduate version.

This class has no prerequisites.

4.401 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Fall semester, and will be instructed by C. Reinhart.

Lecture occurs 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 9-354.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the Architectural Building Systems site or on the 4.401 Stellar site.

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