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Snapshots

  1. Shading and Light Shelves

    Snapshot Title: Shading and Light Shelves
    Taken by: Kayna Shipp

    Image: Intelligent Workplace and Solar House
    Image Owner: Kayna Shipp



    Description:

    An abundance of windows in the intelligent workplace provide excellent daylight for the space. The three panes of glazing flank all of the exterior walls to control the daylight; as they are rotated t...



  2. Picnics

    Snapshot Title: Picnics
    Taken by: Kayna Shipp

    Image: Intelligent Workplace and Solar House
    Image Owner: Kayna Shipp



    Description:

    Right in front of the solar house there are several tables and an outdoor grill. This beautiful space is frequently used for a variety of student gatherings.



  3. Rain Barrel

    Snapshot Title: Rain Barrel
    Taken by: Kayna Shipp

    Image: Intelligent Workplace and Solar House
    Image Owner: Kayna Shipp



    Description:

    A rain barrel is used to collect water from the roof of the Solar House. This water is used to water the student tended vegetable garden.



  4. Intelligent Workplace

    Snapshot Title: Intelligent Workplace
    Taken by: Kayna Shipp

    Image: Intelligent Workplace and Solar House
    Image Owner: Kayna Shipp



    Description:

    Sitting on top of Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall, the Robert L. Preger Intelligent Workplaceâ„¢ was a
    collaborative effort between industry, government and the university in 1997. The IW demonstrat...



  5. Solar House

    Snapshot Title: Solar House
    Taken by: Kayna Shipp

    Image: Intelligent Workplace and Solar House
    Image Owner: Kayna Shipp



    Description:

    Built by students in 2005 for a DOE sponsored Solar
    Decathlon competition in Washington DC, this 800 sq ft zero-energy structure is a meeting space for campus groups.