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 be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by C. Reinhart.

Lecture occurs at null in null.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

In the Fall 2015 Subject Evaluations, 4.401 was rated 6.6 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Architectural Building Systems site or on the 4.401 Stellar site.

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