Nan-Yaw Andoh teaches his students that architecture is more than beautiful buildings. It's an element that can connect and unify communities.
Architecture Is Awesome
When Blair changed careers she realized that it is never too late to pursue your passion. Now she embraces the collaborative nature of the design process, combining functionality, aesthetic appeal, and responsible practices in her architectural work.
Education: A Powerful Tool for Sustainability
Moore is researching nanomaterials and their use in clean energy technologies. She’s sharing this knowledge with future generations, who have the power to impact the environment.
Entrepreneurial Solutions for Environmental Problems
Millette is from Trinidad and Tobago, an island nation that needs a way to manage a waste problem in a country with limited space. Millette is exploring if a circular economy can be the solution.
Dr. Callie Babbitt, an associate professor in the Rochester Institute of Technology’s Department of Sustainability and the Golisano Institute for Sustainability, joined MarketScale’s Daniel Litwin for a conversation regarding both Babbitt’s CES 2020 panel and wider themes in the world of sustainability.
A new book by Nabil Nasr, associate provost and director of RIT’s Golisano Institute for Sustainability (GIS), brings together many of the world’s thought leaders on the fundamentals of remanufacturing and its vital link to resource efficiency and the circular economy—including two additional authors from RIT.
Smart building skins may be the answer to making structures more energy efficient.
Dec 03GIS at RIT Retweeted @RITtigers
RT @RITtigers: A new book by Nabil Nasr, associate provost and director of @GIS_RIT, brings together many of the world’s thought leaders on the fundamentals of remanufacturing and its vital link to resource efficiency and the circular economy. #RITt.co/mR2u0Bfrym
Dec 03GIS at RIT @GIS_RIT
#RIT was just gifted an INCREDIBLE 177-acre estate, including a 60-acre lake. The estate could be used in the future for conservation, sustainability and urban ecology research and training. t.co/zaY8LnCNp1
Nov 22GIS at RIT @GIS_RIT
Anticipated increases in CO2 in the future may be combatted in our crops by use of fungi in the soil
Nov 20GIS at RIT @GIS_RIT
CO2 may be able to be converted into sustainable liquid fuels in the near future, including fuels for airplanes and ships.
Nov 18GIS at RIT @GIS_RIT
A promising hydrogen carrier in the form of hydrogen boride nanosheets could be used as a safe high capacity hydrogen storage material
Nov 15GIS at RIT @GIS_RIT
A self-regenerating pavement is being explored that uses recycled tires with water as the catalyst.
Nov 11GIS at RIT @GIS_RIT
Researchers have found a way to store 30 times more energy than the best-performing commercially available dielectric capacitor after being inspired by the art of croissant making.