4.481 Building Technology Seminar


Class Info

Fundamental research methodologies and ongoing investigations in building tehnology to support the development of student research projects. Topics drawn from low energy building design and thermal comfort, building systems analysis and control, daylighting, structural design and analysis, novel building materials and construction techniques and resource dynamics. Organized as a series of two- and three-week sessions that consider topics through readings, discussions, design and analysis projects, and student presentations.

This class has no prerequisites.

4.481 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by L. R. Glicksman, C. Mueller, J. Ochsendorf and C. Reinhart.

Lecture occurs 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Thursdays in 5-232.

This class counts for a total of 3 credits.

You can find more information at the Building Technology Seminar site or on the 4.481 Stellar site.

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