24 Oct 2017
The Mobile Diagnostic Lab (MDL) was completed by the end of August 2017. Interior finishes have been installed and new research is under development by Graduate Student Glenn Veigas and Prof. Behrouz Shafei by the end of the semester.
01 Oct 2017
The German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest, Inc. (GACC Midwest) will host Energy Efficiency Innovation Seminars on Smart Buildings at four Midwestern universities: Iowa State, Illinois State, Michigan State and Northwestern.
This will be held on October 23 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm in Design 416 at Iowa State University.
26 Sep 2017
Ulrike Passe, an Iowa State University associate professor of architecture, presented her paper on “Performance, data and the expanding field of sustainable design” at the 6th International Alvar Aalto Meeting on Contemporary Architecture
20 Jul 2017
U-Line finally has been completely installed, seam guides are in place and painted and flooring finishes are in place! The summer has been very productive in the amount of work we are doing. Students work vigorously to meet new September deadline.
07 Mar 2017
Students work on constructing the wall partition between the mechanical and experimental spaces. The first layer of insulation has been placed. Plywood has been installed and U-Line is currently being stalled. We would also like to welcome Yoann Gorostiaga to the CBER team this semester and give an overall update of the team.
19 Jan 2017
The Mobile Diagnostic Lab (MDL) will move forward with construction on Tuesday, January 24, 2017. Earlier this week the holes for the windows were cut into the facade which was the last piece we were waiting for before beginning construction.
26 Sep 2016
Sensors have been updated and will be on its way to new tests and data collection.
08 Sep 2016
The PIIR was launched by President Steven Leath in 2012 to help fund big data science teams across campus. Professor Ulrike Passe received a three-year award for data-driven decision making for sustainable cities.
17 Jun 2016
Professor Ulrike Passe and Tim Lentz coauthored Chapter 4 in Low Energy Low Carbon Architecture: Recent Advances & Future Directions
18 May 2016
a successful five-day Building Envelope Commissioning (BECx) Train the Trainer Workshop