1.964 Design for Sustainability, Fall 2004
Author(s)Connor, J. J. (Jerome J.); Ochsendorf, John Allen
Design for Sustainability
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This course on sustainability will cover the implications of this topic on engineering, design, and architecture. The course will begin with a general survey and discussion of current trends, followed by the introduction of the life cycle assessment (LCA) method as a rigorous, quantitative alternative to current popular sustainability measures for the built environment.
sustainability, engineering, built environment, life-cycle assessment, LCA, product impact, product life cycle, infrastructure, computational methods, water, wastewater, energy, materials, construction