Lehm 2016 Conference: Weimar, Germany


I attended the LEHM 2016 – International Conference on Building with Earth in Weimar, Germany in November 2016. Quentin Wilson and co-author Kirk Higbee were the only presenters from the USA attending the conference. Their paper "When thermal mass becomes resistance" dealt with adobe's unique ability to regulate heat and cold in a sluggish manner and the role that New Mexico has played in promoting passive solar adobe design and construction around the world.

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