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George Denise of Oracle to give Sustainability Series Lecture – April 14

George Denise of Oracle to give Sustainability Series Lecture – April 14

Sustainability Leadership: Managing for the 21st Century George Denise Director of Operations, Director of Sustainability, Oracle   George Denise, an advocate for sustainability and high-performance building operations, has been instrumental in 26 LEED certifications, 17 at the platinum level. He and/or the buildings under his management have also been the recipients of many awards, including […]

Tony Brazel Awarded Jeffrey Cook Prize!

Tony Brazel Awarded Jeffrey Cook Prize!

Tony Brazel has been awarded the 2017 Jeffrey Cook Prize for Desert Architecture. This prize, sponsored by the Jeffrey Cook Foundation, was awarded at Ben-Gurion University during the workshop on “The challenges of climate responsive architecture in hotter and drier cities”, March 8-9, 2017. The Cook Prize for Desert Architecture is named after the late Prof. Jeffrey Cook, who […]

Featured Research – Chester

Featured Research – Chester

A Simulation Platform to Enhance Infrastructure and Community Resilience to Extreme Heat Events:  This summer Mikhail Chester and ASU colleagues Ariane Middel, David Hondula, along with David Eisenman of UCLA were awarded a new research grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a simulation platform to enhance infrastructure and community resilience to extreme heat […]