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About Ulrike Passe

My compass for research is the Passage du Nord-Ouest as taken by Michel Serres to describe the passage between the humanities and science.
Relationship of Free-flow open space, Air flow and Energy; Integrated design and building energy performance evaluation; Materiality and construction, energy efficiency, sustainability in a critical cultural context; Energy efficiency in existing, retrofit and new buildings; The intertwining of culture, climate and nature in the work of Alvar Aalto.


Present Associate Professor, Iowa State University Department of Architecture


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491 Design
715 Bissell Rd
Ames, IA 50011
Phone: 515-294-7142
Fax: 515-294-1440


Peer-Reviewed Articles (6)

Conference Proceedings (11)