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May
6
Mon
BCT Lecture: Joseph Lstiburek, Founding Principal of Building Science Corporation & ASHRAE Fellow​ @ John W. Olver Design Building
May 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm

Joseph Lstiburek, Founding Principal of Building Science Corporation & ASHRAE Fellow​

Focus on failures related to materials, systems, and assemblies that have led to mold, rot, decay, and corrosion in commercial and residential buildings.  Issues covered will include the stack effect, over ventilation, under ventilation, poor water management, EIFS, stucco, negative air pressures, vapor barriers in the wrong place, green roofs, and COVID recommendations from the CDC.

Zoom link: https://umass-amherst.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIqf-6rrTstHt1_Pa70M44C_ilmlvk4g5y3