The T.C. Chan Center is engaged in the creation (research), application (consulting) and dissemination (communication) of knowledge.
The Chan Center engages in collaborative research that is related to the development of basic knowledge, technologies and processes. Practical applications range from the building to the urban scale. Outcomes include patent, publications and proprietary information.
The Chan Center provides consulting on a variety of global issues and concerns including:
- New construction: Problem solving, testing and systems integration.
- Existing buildings: Advice on retrofit problems.
- Visualization services: Advances visualization solutions for complex structures and urban environments.
- Other services include CFD building analysis, light simulation, energy diagnosis and photovoltaic design and structural design.