Architecture

Superlux: smart light at, design and architecture for cities

Illumination of dense urban areas by light redirecting panels

American cities are many times brighter than German counterparts

In flux: community design for change, chance and opportunity

Vibrant Architecture: matter as a codesigner of iving structure   Architecture that repairs itself?

Space architecture: from outer space to the ocean floor

The Edge - world's smartest and greenest building?

The vertical farm: a keystone concept for the ecocity   Skyscaper green retrofits guide

Cities as complex adaptive systems    Democratization of design    

Intelligent facades generating electricity, heat and algae biomass

High-tech mirror to beam heat away from buildings into space

Urban Design to Reduce building energy use: Using CFD to inform better placement of buildings

Weathering homes to uniform standard can achieve $33 billion in annual energy savings

Chinese scientists unveil energy-generating window     Smart window that tints and powers itself

New building guidelines proposed to clean up city air

Building and land use regulatory implemantation and compliance at the local level

Energy benchmarking of commercial buildings: a low-cost pathway toward urban sustainability

To battle natural hazards, interdisciplinary research tean turns to resilient, sustainable buildings

In search of a healthy and energy efficient building    How salt causes buildings to crumble

The business case for adapting buildings to climate change: niche or mainstream

The economics of change - catalyzing the investment shift toward a restorative built environment

As net-zero building gains speed, Portland tests the limits  The greenest commercial building in the world

Parametric study of thermodynamics in the Mediterranean courtyard as a tool for the design of eco-efficient builldings

Top-of-atmosphere radiative cooling with white-roofs: experimental verification and model-based evaluation

Bright is the new black - multi-yyear performance of high-albedo roofs in an urban climate

Green building and climate resilience   Roofs and roads    Living roofs help build better cities

New compound could become 'cool blue' for energy efficiency in buildings

White, green or black roofs - economic comparison

White roofs may partially offset summer warming by 2100

The architects using animation skills to build film careers

NYC: are our buildings prepared for natural disasters bigger than Hurricane Sandy?

Hurricane Sandy and the case for resilient design

Hydrological performance of extensive green roofs in NYC: observations and multi-year modeling of three full-scale systems