Research at the University of Maryland

Steven Hurtt

Prof. Steven Hurtt, University of Maryland; Professor James Tice, University of Oregon; Antonio Latini, Architect, Rome, Doctoral student, University of Oregon are co-editing a book of essays tentatively titled “The Urban Design Legacy of Colin Rowe” intended for publication in 2019 by ORO editions.


Jana Kristina Vandergoot

Book publication : Architecture and the Forest Aesthetic: A New Look at Design and Resilient Urbanism will be out this December 2017.

New article in the Journal of Architectural Education (JAE) issue 71:2 Environments called “Considering Dry Rot: The Co-evolution of Buildings and Serpula lacrymans.”

Co-authored chapter with Michael Ezban titled “Coastal Portage” just came out in the long-awaited Third Coast Atlas: Prelude to a Plan edited by Daniel Ibanez, Claire Lister, Charles Waldheim, and Masson White, September 2017.


Ming Hu

Two research works/projects have selected for exhibition at the upcoming United Nations climate conference ( COP23 ), to be held in Bonn, Germany. The exhibits offers the opportunity to share University of Maryland research activities with organizations from a large number of countries.

Two Article publication:  Sustainable design rating system comparison using a life-cycle methodology in the journal of Energy and Buildings.  Dynamic life cycle assessment integrating value choice and temporal factorsA case study of an elementary school in the journal of Building and Environment.