Martin Fischer (
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering (Construction Engineering and Management and Sustainable Design and Construction Programs) and (by courtesy) Computer Science
Director, Center for Integrated Facility Engineering (CIFE)
Senior Fellow, Precourt Institute for Energy
Coordinator, Building Energy Efficiency Research, Precourt Energy Efficiency Center (PEEC)
Affiliated Faculty Member of the Woods Institute for the Environment
Affiliated Faculty of the Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources (E-IPER)

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Office: Jerry Yang & Akiko Yamazaki Environment & Energy Building, Room 297

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Interactive Workspaces
CIFE Summer Program
Santa Clara County - Stanford Collaboration on Energy Efficiency Retrofits for Buildings

COURSES IN 2011-2012:
CEE 100 Managing Sustainable Building Projects (Aut, 4 units)
CEE 129/229 Engineering and Policy Responses to Climate Change Impacts on Seaports (Aut, Win, Spr, 2 or 4 units) with Ben Schwegler
CEE 100A Managing Sustainable Building Projects (Spr, 4 units) - for graduating seniors in CEE
CEE 217 Constructing the Renewable Energy Infrastructure (Spr, 3 units)

CIFE Publications

In the news:
[Ernestine Fu: Class Act] [Names You Need to Know: Ernestine Fu] [Building A Hospital Out Of Bits And Bricks (Ph.D. student Atul Khanzode is featured in this article)][Stanford expected to design jail energy retrofit][Energy expertise, $1 million presented for retrofit of county jail][Stanford Students To Green County Jail][Professors strive to make building efficiency easier to accomplish][
Bill McDonough and Cameron Diaz in CEE100][Cameron Diaz gives surprise guest lecture] [Article in the Oct. 27, 2003 issue of Forbes Magazine on the 4D modeling software developed between WDI and CIFE] [Movie of Job that Defies Description Is Worth More Than A Million Words] [4D: Science Fiction or Virtually Reality?] [Maestros of Design and Construction Render a Virtual Masterpiece] [Martin Fischer Visualizes Constructionís Future] [4D Visualization Tools and Vendors] [e-construction TECH TOOLS: Industry Firms Cash In on the Value of Their Expertise]

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