Presentations

Times for individual presentations are available on the schedule page.

David BieriCataclysmic Money and the Urbanization of Capital Revised: Evidence from Detroit’s Turbulent Financial History

C.L. BohannonDesign Education Reconsidered: Faculty Perceptions of Community Engagement in Landscape Architecture

Markus BreitschmidArchaic and Yet Specific: Herzog & de Neuron’s New Perez Art Museum in Miami

Ralph BuehlerReducing Car Dependence in the Heart of Europe: Lessons from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland

Tanyel Bulbul: Using Pictographic Instructions Derived from a Virtual Prototype to Support Construction Tasks

David Clark, Robert Dunay, and Nathan KingCDR_Integrated Studio

David Clark, Thomas Tucker, and Matthew BenderRobotic Projection Mapping

Terry ClementsEnduring Imprints: the Civilian Conservation Corp and Virginia State Parks

Kevin ConcannonYoko Ono and John Lennon’s Four Thoughts: Lost in the Archive

Maggie CowellThe Importance of Representativeness: Diversity and Perceptions of Diversity in Virginia’s Planning Profession

Paul EmmonsReading between the lines: the dark side of Ebenezer Howard’s Garden Cities of To-morrow

Michael ErmannArchitectural Acoustics Illustrated

Marcia FeuersteinFestina Lente and Escargot: Camillo Sitte’s Winged Snail

William Galloway and Patrick Doanc u b e Reseach + Demonstration Facility

Jessica GoldsmithThe Center for Traditional Textiles in Cusco

Elizabeth Grant: Students Study the Building Envelope through Reflective Roofing Research

Ralph Hall: Visualizing Water Services for Decision Making: The creation of a highly interdisciplinary and international research endeavor

Travis Head: Collaborative drawing as a collective: What is the Four-footed Fellows Correspondence Club?

Nathan HeaversWayside Fruit: Considering the Productive Potential of Roadway Verges in Washington, DC, and Alexandria, Virginia

Sonia HirtThe Private Home in Early 20th-century American Professional Discourses 

Aki IshidaParadox of a Landmark That is Not: the life of the Nakagin Capsule Tower

Brian Katen and C.L. BohannonSiting the Past/Projecting the Future: Public Debate and Richmond’s Landscape of Memory

Paul Kelsch and Nathan HeaversThe Springsbury Arboretum

Brook KennedyThe Evolving Influence of Biology in Design

Mintai KimDifference of Perceived Fear between Actual Environment and Image-based Environment Using Eye Tracking Method

Nathan King and Gustav FagerstromInter-species Optimization for the Construction of Wooden Spatial Structures

Nathan King and Stefanie PenderGlass Robotics Research

Ann-Marie KnoblauchThe Ancient and Modern Biography of a Cypriot Statuette

Paul KnoxReformation, Counter-Reformation and Metropolitan Form

Arian KorkutiPalazzo Della Civiltà Italiana: Melanconia between fashion, film, and fascism

Andrew McCoyThe impact of Energy Efficient Design and Construction on Housing in Virginia

Andrew McCoy and Mel JonesAddressing the impact of Housing Affordability for Virginia’s Economy

Laura McGuireAutomatic Show Windows: Frederick Kiesler’s Retail Technology and American Consumer Culture

Laurel McSherryWalking a Plow Layer: Insight and Inspiration 

Patrick MillerA City is a Tree: Chaos, Fractals and Landscape Design

Michelle Moseley-ChristianEarly Modern Scientific Book Illustrations and European Knowledge Networks

Simone Paterson, Jennifer Hand, and Amelia SalisburySew and So

Annie PearceLeverage Points for Sustainability: Targeting Stakeholders, Innovations, and Decision Types of Maximal Influence

Annie Pearce and Will ManionService Learning for Sustainability: A Tale of Two Projects

Susan Piedmont-PalladinoHow Drawings Work: A user-friendly theory

Georg ReichardUtilizing Phase Change Materials (PCM) Towards Energy Performance in Building Enclosures

Georg Reichard: Bridging Disaster Resilience with High-Performance Building Technologies

Helene RenardDiversifying Wool Felt

Bert RodriguezLate Gothic Architecture at Guadalupe and Saña on the Northern Peruvian Coast

Max Stephenson, Jr. and Laura ZanottiExploring the Nexus of Aesthetics, Agency and Peacebuilding

Greg TewDesign Research: A Case Study in Asking the Right (and Wrong) Questions, The Summer Rain Shower System and the Japanese Bucket Bath 

Walid ThabetImproving BIM-FM Handover for Virginia Tech Facilities Department

Lisa TuckerThe Labor-saving Kitchen: Sources for Designs of the Architects’ Small Home Service Bureau

Matt WagnerDynamic Responsive Interior Surfaces / AuralSurface

Joseph WangStory of the Stone

Joseph Wheeler and Clive VorsterVT FutureHAUS: The Future of Building

Brad WhitneyIntent on Flow: Gravity, Fields, and Chaos