OCCRI Researchers

Title: Senior Research Assistant
Name: Dale Northcutt
Institution: University of Oregon
Department: Energy Studies in Buildings Laboratory

Research Theme: Energy Studies in Buildings Laboratory’s (ESBL) research projects are focused on understanding how buildings and related transportation determine energy and resource use. The lab’s goals are to develop strategies for maximum energy efficiency in new materials, components, assemblies, and whole buildings. Architects, designers, builders, developers, and governmental agencies use ESBL to improve buildings and communities.

Research Fields:

Energy Policy and Technology
Impacts Physical

Professional Activities:

Selected Publications:

Natural Ventilation in Northwest Buildings, 2004; with J. Kline, G. Livingston, D. Northcutt, E. Wright.

“Configuring structure to improve daylight access in multi-story buildings,” with C. Theodoropoulos, A. Johnson, M. Hatten, C. Flint-Chatto, J. Kline, and D. Northcutt, Proceedings of the Architectural Research Centers Consortium 2007 Spring Research Conference, 2007.

“A Prototype High-Performance Classroom for the Pacific Northwest,” March 2007, with T. Blomquist, J. Conduff, M. Hatten, L. Jensen, J. Kline, G. Livingston, D. Northcutt, H. Rudolf, and M. Wilkerson, to the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance.