research and studies




Wheat Yield Potential in Controlled-Environment Vertical Farms, a vision for intensive production of wehat in vertical, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Co-authored by Gregory Kiss and scientists from NASA, Princeton University, University of Florida, and Columbia University





The 2050 City. A study of the comprehensive environmental footprint of a self-sustaining city
(Procedia Engineering, Vol 118, 2015) Direct download here.





Building-Integrated Photovoltaic Designs for Commercial and Institutional Structures: A Sourcebook for Architects (NREL publication,pdf)





Building-Integrated PV product development





Building-Integrated Photovoltaics (study 1 for NREL, pdf)





Energy Development on Tribal Lands: Solar Case Study presentaton





Optimal Building-Integrated PV Applications (study 3 for NREL, pdf)





Water Mass Balances for the Solaire and the 2020 Tower: Implications for Closing the Water Loop in High-Rise Buildings