Prof. Alice Zinnes – "Fracking"

Project Case Study: “Fracking” Alice Zinnes Foundation Department Proffessor Fine Art Painter Alice Zinnes – Fracking from Pratt CSDS on Vimeo. Alice Zinnes – Exit Art Panel from Pratt CSDS on Vimeo. Overview When Alice Zinnes, fine arts painter and Foundation Department professor at Pratt Institute, learned that hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” was coming to […]

Mike Silver – Fiber Placement Technology

Project Case Study: Fiber Placement Technology Mike Silver Mike Silver – Fiber Placement Technology from Pratt CSDS on Vimeo. Overview Mike Silver credits the History Channel for his dedication to computer-aided fiber placement technology: while watching a television show on how business jets were made, he caught a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it clip of an enormous robot working […]

Pratt Institute – Interior Design Sustainability Primer

Carol Crawford, a faculty member in the Interior Design Department at Pratt Institute, discusses how Interior Designers can incorporate sustainable practices and materials in design projects. Each chapter focuses on a different chapter of LEED, Leadership in Energy Efficient Design, as it relates to interior design. Chapter 1: Introduction Pratt Institute – Interior Design Sustainability […]

Elizabeth Whalley – Sustainable Painting Processes Class

Sustainable Painting Processes Class from Pratt CSDS on Vimeo. Project Case Study: Stomata Slides Elizabeth Whalley, Visiting Assistant Professor Overview Stomata: n. (def) The stomata are 3-cell groups on the underside ofleaves which take in carbon dioxide and allow water and free oxygen to escape. They are crucial for controlling carbon dioxide levels in the […]