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    • Baroque Sensation in Modern Design 

      Mason, Jordan 1986- (2011-05-02)
      The fundamental purpose of my research stems from the recognition of the fact that modern architectural design and architectural history have been segregated in our current educational system, and my goal is to develop a ...
    • Centers of Musement: Designing Sacred Spaced for Post Enlightenment Religious Philosophy 

      Fearon, Catlan Scott (2013-02-04)
      Due to vast changes in religious thinking, an attempt to rethink, and ultimately explode and recreate, religious typology in architecture as it exists becomes necessary. An intense review on existential and pragmatic ...
    • Comparing Perception of Real and Virtual Architectural Space Using Video Game Technology 

      Spross, Matthew (2011-04-25)
      First person exploration of architectural models using video game technology holds a great deal of promise for the field of architecture. It gives architects and clients an immediate sense of a building that may not have ...
    • Development of a Method Using BIM Technology to Determine the Utility Bill and Total Cost of Ownership of a Single-family Home 

      McGarity, Ashley (2010-07-14)
      Building Information Modeling (BIM) Technology has been around for several years and has proven to be very helpful in aiding engineers, architects, and contractors with their projects. BIM is a set of computer programs ...
    • Digital Design and Fabrication Techniques Using a 3-Axis CNC Mill 

      Coffman, Ky (2010-07-14)
      The objective of my research involves an investigation of the relationship between design and production through a case study fabrication project which utilize digital design software and manufacturing technologies, to ...
    • Exploring Attitudes on Environmental Responsibility on a College Campus 

      Koy, Grace A. (2010-07-14)
      The primary intention of this project is to determine the driving factors that would encourage environmental responsibility on a college campus. After observing increases in "global average air and ocean temperatures," the ...
    • The Impact of Social Space Design on Students’ Behavioral Problems in Middle Schools 

      Schneider, Raechel (2011-08-08)
      This study examined the impact of social space design on student behavioral problems in middle schools. A mixed-method approach was used in the form of focus groups and surveys with teachers and students from four central ...
    • MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND THE BENEFITS FOR NON-PROFIT HOUSING AGENCIES 

      McClendon, Ross (2011-08-08)
      Communication between the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and the non-profit housing organizations who receive funding can be improved by using custom-written software. Lack of communication can mean ...
    • Marketing of Retail Signage in Different Environments 

      Le, Mai (2012-04-26)
      The primary purpose of this research is to look into the design of signage in different retail locations to see how each place adapts its visual presentation to accommodate its consumers. It is clear that signs are designed ...
    • Memorable Logo Design 

      Lampe, Lori (2011-08-08)
      The primary purpose of this research is to look into the design of successful logos and determine what design characteristics make them so easily recognizable and memorable. From research thus far, I have found that a ...
    • Music and Architecture 

      Beavers, Rachael (2012-04-22)
      Often, both music and architecture reflect a certain zeitgeist of the era in which they were created; the underlying ideas and changing social principles are reflected in the art forms these societies create. This thesis ...
    • Next Generation Living 

      Vaughn, Caroline Elizabeth (2013-02-06)
      The idea and attempts of sustainable design in architecture is common today. Sustainability as it relates to architecture ranges from small modifications or minute enhancements all the way to full projects. There is no ...
    • Observing Healthcare Interior Environments and the Effect on Patient Behavior 

      Rice, Courtney R. (2010-07-14)
      Healthcare facilities are recognizable as organized, clean, and functional environments that enable health practices to be carried out easily. However, most healthcare facilities do not take into account how design may ...
    • Qualities That Define a Well-Designed Product 

      Pirics, Marjorie (2011-08-08)
      The primary objective of this research is to identify the defining characteristics of “good design” as applied to Industrial Design and to determine what specific qualities it possesses. I assessed what qualities in a ...
    • Rapid Relief: A Prefabricated Response 

      Gohmert, Brent Cole (2013-02-06)
      As illustrated by the aftermath of disasters such as Hurricanes Katrina, Ike and Sandy, the disaster response phases do not entail an effective or standard procedure for rebuilding damaged and destroyed residences. I propose ...
    • Studying Effects of Muscle Representations and Levels of Interactivity in a Virtual Reality Canine Thoracic Limb Application 

      Heymann, Benjamin Z; White, Preston
      Virtual Reality, or VR, is at the forefront of modern technology; revolutionizing current methods for conducting activities such as gaming, training simulations, business meetings, and even teaching. When considering anatomy ...
    • The Allure of the Window Display 

      Varela, Tyne (2012-04-30)
      The purpose of this research study is to examine the influence window displays have on consumers and the design techniques required in a window display to entice people to enter a store. From observation, I have found ...
    • Unmet Housing Rehabilitation and Household Goods Needs in Texas During Katrina-Rita, 2005 

      Finley, Dayna (2012-07-11)
      The U.S. was appalled by the overall devastation of Hurricane Katrina, the costliest storm in American history. Just days later the Gulf Coast was swept by Hurricane Rita which amplified the already disastrous situation. ...