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Kevin Amende, Director
IDL | Bozeman
Montana State University
320 Roberts Hall
Bozeman, MT 59717



We are located at
121 Cheever Hall [West Wing]
Bozeman, MT 59717 

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Lab Directors:

Kevin Amende, P.E.

Jaya Mukhopadhyay, Ph.D., LEED AP


Lab Assistants:

Tom Femrite, 2nd Year MArch

Robin Wilder, 1st Year MArch

Nick Netherda, 4th Year Architecture

Josh Hays, 4th Year Mechanical Engineering

Colin Anderson, 4th Year Mechanical Engineering

Carly Svenvold, 3rd Year Mechanical Engineering

Gabe Doherty, 4th Year Mechanical Engineering

Abigale Snortland, 3rd Year Mechanical Engineering

Sam Bullock, 4th Year Mechanical Engineering Technology

Kazi Nazmul Hasan, 4th Year Comuter Science

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Did you miss the BetterBricks Professional Training Program? Watch the online videos to catch up...

BetterBricks partners with local organizations to offer educational opportunities to building professionals about the benefits of energy efficient buildings.  For this lecture series, BetterBricks teamed up with IDL - Boise to provide tools, strategies, skills, and case studies to help incorporate energy efficiency into design and business practices. 

The spring 2010 series was comprised of 5 lectures, each centered around the topic Shaping Architecture.  The videos are all available for viewing at the Integrated Design Lab - Boise website.  Simply log-in to click on any of the following lectures.

Passively Aggressive: Strategies for High Performance Buildings
Presented by:  Rob Pena

The Design and Construction of a High Performance Building--An Integrated Methodology College of Southern Idaho's HSHS Building
Presented by:  Jason Butler, Ken Tewksbury, Ken Butler, Michael Arrington, and Dr. Mark Sudgen

"Right" Sizing Roof-top Units
Presented by: Dr. Ery Djunaedy

Operating the Genzyme Building to Achieve Energy Savings
Presented by: Louis Capozzi, Genzyme

Envisioning High-Performance Hospitals: Implications for a New, Low-Energy, High-Performance Prototype
Presented by: Heather Burpee, Washington IDL