UO ASHRAE "Ducts" Branch

November 21, 2014
by devins
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HVAC SPACE CAMP!

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Remember: ASHRAE LUNCH AND LEARN MEETING:
Friday //  November 21  //  Noon  // Lawrence 279

Where we’ll eat pizza and learn about Apollo 13, the ISS, and:

NASA Tech for Earthly Structures-
What NASA designed for space might have applications for energy efficiency, indoor environmental quality and other aspects of the building industry on Earth.  They have an entire database of technologies that they’ve helped develop in partnership with civilian groups that impact life and research here on earth, with plenty of advancements that have contributed (or have yet to contribute!) to the HVAC/ Homebuilding/Green Building industries.  Check them out here: http://spinoff.nasa.gov/spinoff/database/

Click below for a sampling of cool building and HVAC tech innovations to come out of NASA research:

NASABuildingTech

Go Ducts!  In Space!

November 4, 2014
by akwok@uoregon.edu
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Tour: Ninkasi Brewery, November 6 @ 6:00p

Tour Ninkasi’s Whiteaker Brewery and find out how beer is made!  272 Van Buren St, Eugene 97402.  Limited space. Sign up on the list outside 100 Pacific Hall to reserve your spot, then meet on site at 272 Van Buren Street. Tour begins promptly at 6 pm.

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October 8, 2014
by akwok@uoregon.edu
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October 2014 Meeting!

Please join us at noon, October 8 in LA279.  Learn about  branch activities, meet the officers, hear about upcoming activities. What is ASHRAE? The American Society for Heating Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers! Th first student branch in the state of Oregon! Stay tuned for upcoming tours . . .

May 8, 2014
by aef@uoregon.edu
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Congratulations 2014-2015 Officers!

Congratulations to our newly elected officers for the 2014-2015 year! Our chapter meeting last week was full of pizza, TED talk, and elections excitement. Welcome to the team officers!

Congrats to:

Tyler Mavichien – President
Will Brechter – Vice President
Luis Erazo – Secretary
Eric Schmidt – Treasurer
Charlie Eckblad – Special Events Coordinator
Devin Smith – Web Manager and Membership

We also had a few excited individuals who will be offering their assistance as needed in various areas throughout the year – Luke Larsen and Haley Davis

Can’t wait to see what’s in store for next year!

April 25, 2014
by aef@uoregon.edu
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April Meeting! TED talk + ELECTIONS!

Date: Wednesday, April 30th

Time: 12:00 noon

Place: LA 279

Join us in LA 279 for FREE PIZZA and a TEDtalk by Alex Laskey on how behavioral science can lower your energy bill. Officer elections will also take place. If you’re interested in running for a position come by and hang out! Questions? Email Tyler Mavichien at mavichie@uoregon.edu.

February 20, 2014
by akwok@uoregon.edu
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TOUR: Hatfield-Dowlin Complex

Wednesday, February 26th 12:30PM* – 3PM (Limited to 10 people)
OR
Thursday, February 27th 12:30PM* – 3PM, (Limited to 10 people)

Please contact Tyler to reserve your spot! mavichie@uoregon.edu
*includes walking time

February 8, 2014
by akwok@uoregon.edu
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2014 LEED GA Workshop

Interested in becoming a LEED accredited Green Associate? The ASHRAE Student Chapter is sponsoring a heavily discounted all-day prep workshop for the GA exam on Saturday, March 1, 2014 9-5pm. Register now!  Spaces are limited.

Cost: $50 ASHRAE members, $75 non-members (space limited to 30 participants)

Registration: Registration forms available at Pacific Hall 100
Checks made out to the “University of Oregon” (or cash) and can be returned under
the door of PAC100 (Alison Kwok’s office) or submitted to the following ASHRAE workshop representatives:

Ashleigh Fischer: aef@uoregon.edu
Joe Buccini: buccini@uoregon.edu
Luiz Erazo: lerazo@uoregon.edu

No refunds will be available after February 24th, 2014

January 28, 2014
by akwok@uoregon.edu
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Highlights from the Big Apple

Tyler Mavichien and Regan Greenhill present “Visible Ventilation” — a project that produces animations showing the function of the hybrid and ventilative cooling and highlights from the ASHRAE Winter Meeting (January 2014).  Join for pizza and a great talk!  LA 279