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Publications and Presentations

2018

Layton, Patricia A. 2018. Mass timber comes of age: Code consideration, evolving supply chain promises new options for tall wood buildings. Building Design + Construction. Op-ed. 7/2/2018  https://www.bdcnetwork.com/mass-timber-comes-age-code-consideration-evolving-supply-chain-promise-new-options-tall-wood.

Layton, Patricia A. and W. Hubbard. 2018. Sustainable Wood Products Tools for State, District & County Extension Professions:  ASKFORWOOD.COM. An Extension National Webinar March 5, 2018 http://www.forestrywebinars.net/webinars/sustainable-wood-products-tools/

Layton, Patricia A. and W. Hubbard. 2018. Sustainable Wood Products Tools for State, District & County Extension Professions:  ASKFORWOOD.COM. Presented April 30, 2018 to the ANREP 2018 Conference. Biloxi MS.

Layton, Patricia A. and W. Pang. 2018. Clemson's Wood Utilization + Design Institute Where Innovation and Education Meet. An invited talk to the APA Engineered Wood Association's Forest Markets committee meetings Atlanta GA. April 4, 2018.

2017

Albright, D., Harding, D., Pastre, D. 2017. “Hands and Things: Leveraging Technology to Incite Constructive Participation”. Invited Presentation at the 2017 BTES Conference, Des Moines, Iowa, June 8-10, 2017.

Albright, D., Harding, D., Pastre, D., Heine, U., Blouin, V. 2017. Assembling the Digital House by Hand: Lessons from deep Engagement and Guiding the Experimental Impulse. Technology | Architecture + Design Vol. 1, Iss. 1,2017 pp. 92-106. http://tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/24751448.2017.1292798

Albright, D., Blouin, V., Harding, D., Heine, U., Pastre, D. 2017. “Indigo Pine: Net Zero Performance in a Unique Package,” Procedia Environmental Sciences, volume 38 (2017): 60-67. ISSN _ 1878-0296 https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1878029617300786

Albright, D., Blouin, V., Harding, D., Heine, U., Pastre, D. 2017. “Sim[PLY]: Rapid Structural Assemblies Using CNC-Fabricated Plywood Components,” International Journal of Computational Methods and Experimental Measures (CMEM), volume 5, issue 4 (2017): 532-538. ISSN _ 2046-0554 https://www.witpress.com/elibrary/cmem-volumes/5/4/1651

Albright, D., Harding, D. 2017. “Assembling the Digital House by Hand: Lessons from Deep Engagement and Guiding the Experimental Impulse”. Invited Presentation at 2017 ACSA Conference, Detroit, Michigan, March 23-25, 2017.

Albright, D. 2017. “Assembling the Digital House by Hand: Designing and Building an Idea”. Invited Presentation at Augsburg University Design/Build Symposium, Augsburg, Germany, March 21, 2017.

Albright, D. 2017. “Wood Renaissance: Wood Design + Building in North America”. Invited Presentation at Augsburg University, Augsburg, Germany, March 20, 2017.

Ashman, W. Pang, W. Impact of projections on balcony pressure coefficients. Presented at 2017 Mass Timber Conference, Portland, Oregon, March 29-30, 2017.

Gu, M. 2017. "Strength and Serviceability Performances of Southern Yellow Pine Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT) and CLT-Glulam Composite Beam". http://tigerprints.clemson.edu/all_dissertations/2014 

Gu, M. Pang, W.  Hollow Mass Timber & Vibration Serviceability Studies. Presented at 2017 Mass Timber Conference, Portland, Oregon, March 29-30, 2017.

Joy, J., Jose, C., Yu, X., Mathew, L., Thomas, S., Pilla, S. 2017. “The Influence of Nanocellulosic Fiber, Extracted From Helicteres isora, on Thermal, Wetting And Viscoelastic Properties of Poly(Butylene Succinate) Composites,” Cellulose, (DOI 10.1007/s10570-017-1439-y) https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10570-017-1439-y

Layton, Patricia A.  2017 How Big is the Market and How Do We Convert it to Wood. Presented to the SC Society of American Foresters Annual Meeting. Florence, SC June 15, 2017.

Layton, Patricia. A. 2017. SC Wood Innovation Team: Promoting Mass Timber. Invited Presentation to 2017 Mass Timber Conference, Portland, Oregon, March 29-30, 2017.

Layton, Patricia A. 2017. USDA Forest Service Wood Innovation Grant Expanding the Use of Wood Building Products in SC. Presented via Webinar to the USDA Wood Innovation Grant Program meeting.  July 13, 2018.

Layton, Patricia A. 2017. Increasing Wood Use: The Mass Timber Opportunity. Presented to the SC Assoc. of Consulting Foresters.  October 12, 2017.

Layton, Patricia A. 2017. Cross Laminated Timber (CLT): Usage and Construction. Presented to the SC State Engineers Facility Directors Meeting. Oct. 19, 2017. Hickory Knob State Park, SC.

Layton, Patricia A. 2017. Mass Timber: Usage and Construction. An invited presentation to the Professional Construction Estimators, Upstate Chapter. Greenville, SC Oct. 19, 2017.

Layton, Patricia A., Goetzl, A. and Guynn, S. 2017 Building Sustainably with Wood. P. 2 Carolina Forestry Journal. Jan-Feb, 2017. http://www.scforestry.org/Carolina%20Forestry%20Journal%20bimonthly%202017%20JAN%20FEB%20NO%20MARKS.pdf

Pang. W., Albright, D. 2017. Looking Forward: Leading Edge Solutions through Applied Research in Wood Building Systems.  Presented at SE Wood Solutions Fair, Charlotte, NC November 2, 2017

Reres, L., Pang, W. Parametric Study of Wind-Induced Vibrations in a Cross-Laminated Timber Building. Presented at the 13th Americas Conference on Wind Engineering, Gainesville, Florida, May 21-24, 2017

Ross, B. 2017. “The Learning Buildings Framework for Quantifying Building Adaptability,” AEI Conference, ASCE Architectural Engineering Institute, Oklahoma City, OK.

Ross B, Rockow Z., Black AK. 2017. “The International Database of Demolition and Adaptation”  AEI Conference, ASCE Architectural Engineering Institute, Oklahoma City, OK.

Ross B. 2017  “Learning Buildings: How to Design and Build Them,” Invited Lecture, University of Alabama Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering.

Rodrguez, L., Pradeep, S.A., Brown, N., Orrego, C., Pilla, S. 2016. “Effect of Wood Fiber on Foaming Behavior of Pine Oil based Bioepoxy,” The 14th International Symposium on Bioplastics, Biocomposites and Biorefining, Guelph, ON, Canada.

Schwennsen, K. 2017. A Brief History of Wood in Buildings.  Presented to the SC Society of American Foresters Annual Meeting.  Florence, SC June 15, 2017.

Stoner, M. Pang, W.  Cross-Laminated Timber as a Tornado Resilient Material. Presented at 2017 Mass Timber Conference, Portland, Oregon, March 29-30, 2017.

2016

Albright, D., Herrero, D., Latham, A., Wohlers, A. 2016. “Indigo Pine: Rethinking Housing and Reshaping Architectural Education”, Invited Presentation to AIA Greenville Monthly Meeting. Greenville, SC. February 10, 2016.

Albright, D., Blouin, V., Harding, D., Heine, U., Pastre, D. 2016. “A Solar Decathlon House Intentionally Designed to Increase Teaching Opportunities,” Proc. of 2016 EAAE/ARCC International Conference, Lisbon, PORTUGAL. June, 2016.

Albright, D., Blouin, V., Harding, D., Heine, U., Pastre, D. 2016. “Sim[PLY]: Achieving Carbon Neutrality Through Innovative Building Assemblies and Processes,” Proc. of 2016 PLEA Conference, Los Angeles, CA. July 2016.

Albright, Dustin. 2016. “Wood + Timber Design: Trends and Outlook”, invited speaker, Climate Learning Network of UGA Extension. Online Webinar. July 14, 2016.

Albright, Dustin. 2016. “Spaces for Innovation: Materials and Technologies of the Indigo Pine House”, Invited Presentation to AIA Charleston Monthly Meeting. Charleston, SC. July 20, 2016 

Albright, D., Stoner, M., Blouin, V., Harding, D., Heine, U., Pastre, D. “Sim[PLY]: Innovative Platform Framing with CNC-Fabricated Plywood Componentry,” Proc. of 2016 WCTE Conference. Vienna, Austria (August 22-25 2016).

Gu, M., Pang, W. 2016. “Rolling Shear Strengths of Southern Pine Cross Laminated Timber”. Wood Design Focus, Volume 26, Number 1. Forest Products Society.

Gu, M., Pang, W., Stoner, M. 2016. “Bending and Rolling Shear Capacities of Southern Pine Cross Laminated Timber (CLT)”. Proc. of 2016 WCTE Conference. Vienna, Austria  (August 22-25 2016).

Guynn, S. Layton, P. and Hubbard, W.  2016. An Innovative Wood Utilization Educational Toolkit to Attain Healthy Forests and Sustainable Communities. Presented at the Society of American National Foresters Annual Meeting. Madison, Wisconsin, November 5, 2016

Hasburgh, L. E., K. J. Bourne, P. Peralta, P. Mitchel, S. Schiff, W. Pang. 2016. Effect of adhesives and ply configuration on the fire performance of Southern pine cross-laminated timber. Proc. of 2016 WCTE Conference. Vienna, Austria  (August 22-25 2016).

Layton, P.A. 2016. Cross-Laminated Timber in the Southeastern USA: Opportunities. Invited Presentation to Mass Timber Conference, Portland, Oregon, March 22-24, 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2hDiQ4axSI&index=40&list=PLvbHKeZGe7rtsPPgCBImNi-lVeWBYPkwi

Layton, P. A.  2016. WU+D Institute: What We Do. Oconee Business Development Forum. August 11, 2016. Seneca, SC

Layton, P. A. and Pang, W. 2016. WU+D Institute: What We Do. SC Society of Professional Engineers – Columbia Chapter. November 7, 2016. Columbia, SC

Ross, B., Chen, D., Conejos, S., Khademi, A.  2016. “Enabling Adaptable Buildings: Results of a Preliminary Expert Survey,” Proc. of International Conference on Sustainable Design, Engineering and Construction. Phoenix, AZ May, 2016.

2015 

Albright, D.  2015. “Recalibrated: An Interdisciplinary, Studio-Based Study of Massive Timber for Student Housing.” Proc. of 2015 Architecture Research Centers Consortium (ARCC) International Conference, Chicago, Illinois, April 2015.

Albright, D., Dias, C., Latham, A., Martin, A. 2015. “Clemson University Indigo Pine”, Invited Presentation to AIA Columbia Monthly Meeting. Columbia, SC. April 15, 2015.

Gu, Mengzhe, Pang, Weichiang and Schiff, Scott. 2015. Displacement Design Procedure for Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) Rocking Walls with Sacrificial Dampers. 2015 Structures Congress, Portland, Oregon, 23–25 April 2015.  

Albright, D., Blouin, V., Harding, D., Heine, U., and Pastre, D. 2015. "Sim[PLY]." Proc. of 2015 PLEA Conference, Bologna, ITALY.  June, 2015.

Layton, Patricia A. 2015. Clemson’s Wood Utilization + Design Institute – Helping to Create Market Demand. Invited Presentation to the 20/15 Forestry Summit. SC Forestry Commission, Columbia, SC. August 18, 2015.

Layton, Patricia A. 2015. Green Buildings, Tall Buildings: Soaring For Sustainable Forestry.  Invited Presentation at the SFI Annual Meeting, October 9, 2015. Lake Tahoe, California. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PTyfPT2SPF4&feature=youtu.be and http://www.sfiprogram.org/files/pdf/2015-ac-ppt-layton/

Albright, D., Blouin, V., Harding, D., Heine, U., Pastre, D. 2015. Clemson University Solar Decathlon House. U.S. DOE Competition and Exhibition throughout exhibition. Irvine, CA. October 8-18, 2015.

2014

Layton, Patricia A. 2014. Selling Wood – Showcasing Innovative use and Design. 2014 South Carolina Forestry Magazine. pp 40-43. SC Forestry Association.

Layton, Patricia A. 2014. Advancement Board for Real Estate Development A Brief Overview. Presented to the Clemson University Advancement Board for Real Estate Meeting, September 26, 2014 Clemson, SC.

Layton, Patricia A. 2014. CLT Meeting, Introduction to WU+D.  Presentation to a select group of SC and NC Sawmill Owners. October 8, 2015, Clemson University, SC

Layton, Patricia A. 2014. Second Century Society A Brief Overview.  Presented to the Clemson University Second Century Society meeting October 14, 2014 Columbia, SC.

Layton, Patricia A. 2014. Pickens Rotary A Brief Overview.  Presented to the Pickens Rotary Club Meeting October 28, 2014 Pickens, SC.

Montgomery, William Graham, "HOLLOW MASSIVE TIMBER PANELS: A HIGH-PERFORMANCE, LONG-SPAN ALTERNATIVE TO CROSS LAMINATED TIMBER" (2014). All Theses. Paper 2015. http://tigerprints.clemson.edu/all_theses/2015

Montgomery, W. Graham, Schiff, Scott D. and Pang, Weichiang. 2014. HOLLOW MASSIVE TIMBER PANELS: A HIGH- PERFORMANCE, LONG-SPAN ALTERNATIVE TO CROSS LAMINATED TIMBER. World Conference on Timber Engineering. Quebec City Canada August 10-14, 2014 http://schd.ws/hosted_files/wcte2014/e1/ABS418_Pang_web.pdf

Pang, W., Schiff, S., Gu, M., Montgomery, G. and Albright, D. 2014 Wood Engineering Research Civil Eng. @Clemson. Presentation to a select group of SC and NC Sawmill Owners. October 8, 2015, Clemson University, SC.