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    • Building Massing and Orientation in the Passive Design Process 

      Mazzuca, Nathan (2016-04)
      Passive Design refers to a design approach that uses natural energy sources in place of purchased energy such as electricity or natural gases. Depending how a structure is designed, the natural energy from the sun can ...
    • Defining Eastern North Carolina Upriver Steamboats Through Tar River Archaeology and History 

      Wyllie, Elizabeth (East Carolina University, 2012)
      This thesis will identify the salient features of North Carolina upriver steamboats and their relationships to steamboats from a variety of regions in the United States in an effort to understand the means by which people ...
    • Impact of the COVID-19: Hazard Recognition Performance and Safety Risk Perception Among Construction Workers 

      Nabil, Fahim Ridwan (East Carolina University, 2022-04-29)
      The construction industry is one of the most hazardous industries in the U.S., and COVID-19 has introduced additional safety risks to the workers' health and safety. Fatalities in the construction industry are higher ...
    • Investigating the Safety Challenges of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in the Construction Environment 

      Khalid, Mohammad (East Carolina University, 2021-12-01)
      The technologies associated with Unmanned Aerial vehicles (UAVs) have revolutionized the construction industry, simultaneously demanding a comprehensive understanding of the underlying safety implications in order to reduce ...
    • Risk Considerations in the Use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in the Construction Industry 

      Wang, George; Hollar, Donna; Sayger, Susan; Zhu, Zhen; Buckeridge, John S.; Li, Jie; Chong, Jimmy; Duffield, Colin; Ryu, Dongryeol; Hu, Wei (2016-12)
      The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in the construction industry is swiftly growing worldwide. UAVs are changing the way construction companies do business. Contractors are increasingly using camera-mounted UAVs ...
    • Rooftop Gardens and Solar Energy 

      Wilson, Tyler (2016-04)
      Green roofs are a form of green architecture used to provide a natural insulation for a residential or commercial building. The green roof replaces the traditional roofing shingles. The roof is composed of soil and vegetation. ...
    • Senegambian Watercraft 

      Zylstra, Trenton Michael (East Carolina University, 2021-12-03)
      The goal of this thesis was to explore the form, construction, and use, of Senegambian watercraft, with a particular focus on neglected Gambian watercraft in the context of the Gambian maritime cultural landscape. This was ...