Beyond the Perfect Wall Webinar with Dr. John Straube
Watch On Demand with Expert Dr. John Straube
Our new learning series, Building Science Deconstructed, is a great opportunity to learn anywhere you are. Beyond the Perfect Wall with Dr. John Straube takes an in-depth look at how the right materials, in the right order, can improve durability, comfort, and thermal performance.
In this on demand webinar, you will learn:
- Principles of building enclosure design
- How the “perfect wall” concept can be adapted
- The connection between airtightness, vapor permeability, durability, and energy efficiency
About Our Speaker
John Straube, Ph.D., P.Eng., is a Principal at RDH Building Science Inc., where he heads forensic investigations and leads research projects in the areas of low-energy building design, building enclosure performance, hydrothermal analysis, and field monitoring of wall assemblies. He is also a prolific writer and a noted public speaker.
In addition to his work with RDH, Dr. Straube is a cross-appointed faculty member in the School of Architecture and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Waterloo. Dr. Straube’s leadership as a building scientist and an educator has been recognized with multiple awards, including the Lifetime Achievement Award in Building Science Education from the National Consortium of Housing Research Centers (NCHRC) and the Professional Leadership Award from the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA). Get the full scope of Dr. Straube’s work, awards, and contributions to the industry over at RDH.