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Research and Technology Forums

Highlighting cutting edge research by academic and industry leaders,
along with market drivers and trends

The R&T Forum series is brought to you by the SyracuseCoE Partner Program.
 

 

December R&T Forum on The Sistine Chapel: Innovative HVAC Solutions To Preserve Michelangelo's Frescoes

December 16, 2014 | 3:30pm-5:00pm | SyracuseCoE Headquarters, Rm 203​

 

Speakers

Joseph Godlewski, Assistant Professor, Syracuse University School of Architecture

Bill ChadwickPE, CEM, LEED BD+C, Sr. Building Systems Engineer for United Technologies Corp., Building & Industrial System

 

Professor Godlewski examined the socio-political context of these groundbreaking pieces of art and architecture during the Renaissance and their renewed importance today. Bill Chadwick discussed​ Carrier Corporation's recently completed innovative heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC) solution for the Vatican's Sistine Chapel. The new system will help preserve Michelangelo's masterpieces against deterioration caused by the increasing numbers of visitors.

 

The forum was moderated by Bess Krietemeyer, Assistant Professor, Syracuse University's School of Architecture 

 

Watch the presentations here:
Presentations
Carrier Corporation Video

 

Past R&T Forums:

Stormwater Management - November 18, 2014

Award Winning Student Proposals - September 16, 2014

Intelligent Building Systems - July 15, 2014

DHW systems Field and Lab Results - June 17, 2014

HVAC: Variable Refrigerant Systems - May 13, 2014

            Environmental and Energy Applications for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles - April 15, 2014

Interactions of Jet Flows: From Subway Ventilation to Personal Ventilation - March 18, 2014

The Onondaga Brine Aquifer - July 11, 2013 Forum Video

Indoor Environmental Quality - June 11, 2013 Forum Video

A Study in Saving the Rain: the Harbor Brook Treatment Wetland - May 14, 2013 Forum Video

Optimizing Energy Efficiency In Industral Setting - April 9th, 2013 Forum Video

Advanced Manufacturing: Thermal and Environmental Control Systems - March 19, 2013 Forum Video

The Emerging Science and Application of Biomimicry - February 12, 2013 - Forum Video

Fuel Cell Technology - January 15, 2013 - Forum Video

Intelligent Building Systems

Smart Grid - Hardware and Software Systems Innovation - Forum Video

Advanced Lighting - May 8, 2012

Solar Energy - Advancements in Solar Technology - Forum Video

Combined Heating and Power Technologies - Forum Video

Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning - Forum Video