Visualising view, daylight, and energy: A window design workflow for architects in early design

Visualising view, daylight, and energy: A window design workflow for architects in early design

By Wenting Li (MDes ’19); advised by Holly Samuelson Daylighting and view are often the two most appreciated functions of a window, but existing window…

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MASS(ive) Timber

MASS(ive) Timber

By Aurora Jensen (MDes ’19); Advised by Jonathan GrinhamIn the face of climate change, designers are uniquely positioned to reduce operational loads of buildings through…

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Coupling Thermal Mass & Buoyancy for Thermoregulation and Ventilation in India

Coupling Thermal Mass & Buoyancy for Thermoregulation and Ventilation in India

by Palak Gadodia (MDes ’16) This thesis explores how the form and mass of a building can be ‘morphed’ to control interior temperature and fresh…

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Mobilizing Habitations: Re-Imagining Nomadic Architecture in the Sub-Saharan Sahel Region

Mobilizing Habitations: Re-Imagining Nomadic Architecture in the Sub-Saharan Sahel Region

by Aman Singhvi (MDes ’16) As land is increasingly commoditized with an upsurge in population, it’s not hard to imagine that some people will be…

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Energizing Retrofits in an Inefficient Market: A Scalable Model for Small Commercial Buildings

Energizing Retrofits in an Inefficient Market: A Scalable Model for Small Commercial Buildings

Buildings consume more energy than any other sector in the economy and account for nearly half of all carbon emissions. But much of that energy…

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