The 10th North American Materials Education Symposium (NAMES, 2019) symposium comes off this August 8-9, 2019. There is just one month left to register for the leading materials education forum. Join Prof. Mike Ashby and other leading academics for two days of discussion around materials and engineering education. Hear talks, share best practice and gain new ideas... Read more
Maximizing benefits of panelized walls while reducing cost of shipping windows in panels is critical to sustainable projects. In this review, Pella Architectural solutions provides receptor installation systems which completes critical flashing steps in a controlled environment before shipping windows for quick and easy installation on site. http://img03.en25.com/Web/PellaEloquaMarketing/%7B877ecea0-12b5-4837-bb49-d5d6e17470b9%7D_PanelizedWalls.pdf
The 10th North American Materials Education Symposium (NAMES, 2019) symposium comes off this August 8-9, 2019. Register before June 26 to receive the early-bird discount and secure your place for two days of talks, poster sessions, networking, and more. This year’s theme of 100 years of Materials Education: Past, Present and Future captures the great strides in... Read more
Reclaiming Historic Brick When it was time to repair historic brick sidewalks on Chestnut Street, PSABC rallied a group of volunteers to help reclaim the original brick. Not only do we want to see that historic brick on our sidewalks, we don’t want to see it in a landfill. A team of dedicated volunteers... Read more
Our fall schedule will be posted early September 2019
After the 2018 renovation, the Materials Collection has been relocated to the basement of Slocum Hall, room 008. Materials can be accessed with the assistance of King + King Architecture Library staff.
The materials are arranged by Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) format. Each of the main tabs for the materials are placed under one of 7 groups, making it easier for you to find them in the materials room of the Architecture Reading Room. Each material has been coded so as to enhance accessibility and ease of... Read more
The schedule for Fall’18 lectures will be announced soon. Stay Tuned…