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ARCHT-4340: Building Energy

Course Description

This course provides a basic understanding of the dynamic thermal and visual environments created by the enclosure of space and of the phenomena that create these environments. This includes the basic principles of heat transfer and human comfort, solar geometry and shading, wind and ventilation, thermal behavior of materials, heating and cooling load analysis, climate design strategies, vernacular climate response, vision and light, natural light, and mechanical systems.

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Academic Level:

Undergraduate

Pre-Requisites and Co-Requisites:

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Sections:

Fall 2022

Section Name Meeting Info
ARCHT-4340-1: Building Energy (Lecture)
Edlyn García La Torre, Eric Morrill, Jacqueline Lin
  • Tue 8:00-09:30AM, Main Bldg - Timken Lecture Hall
ARCHT-4340-2: Building Energy (Lab)
Edlyn García La Torre
  • Tue 9:30-11:00AM, Main Bldg - 102 B
ARCHT-4340-3: Building Energy (Lab)
Jacqueline Lin
  • Tue 9:30-11:00AM, Main Bldg - E4

Fall 2019

Section Name Meeting Info
ARCHT-4340-1: Eco: Building Energy (Lab)
Stephanie Egger
  • Fri 8:00-09:30AM, San Francisco - Main Building - E4
ARCHT-4340-3: Building Energy (Lecture)
Gwen Fuertes, Stephanie Egger
  • Tue 10:00-11:30AM, San Francisco - Main Building - Timken Lecture Hall

Fall 2018

Section Name Meeting Info
ARCHT-434-01: Eco: Building Energy
Stephanie Egger
  • Tue 9:30-11:00AM, Main Building - Timken Lecture Hall
ARCHT-434-02: Eco: Building Energy
Gwen Fuertes, Stephanie Egger
  • Tue 9:30-11:00AM, Main Building - Timken Lecture Hall