CAE 331/513: Building Science (Fall 2013)

CAE 331/513 Building Science is the study of the physical interaction of climate (e.g., humidity, temperature, wind, sun, rain, snow, etc.) and buildings. Topics include psychrometrics, indoor air quality, indoor thermal comfort, heat transfer, air infiltration, solar insolation, and heating and cooling load calculations.

Graduate students will be required to publish biweekly blog posts about building science on the course blog. Stay tuned for what they discover and share!

*Please note that the meeting location for this course has changed to Perlstein Hall Room 109 to accommodate more students

Course Syllabus (updated as we go; includes current schedule)

Lecture Notes (PDF)

Other materials