Allen Zimmerman

Allen Zimmerman is a professor of engineering technology and technical physics at the Ohio State University, Wooster Campus.

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Design, Construction, and Performance in Ohio

January 01, 2007

Designing and building a house enabled me to put into practice many of the building science and engineering concepts and principles that I cover in my courses. [continue reading]


Managing Moisture

May 06, 2007

Q I enjoyed reading your article on the home you recently built in Ohio (“Design, Construction, and Performance in Ohio,” Jan/Feb ’07, p. 36). I am an architect practicing in the Pacific Northwest (... [continue reading]


How Do I?

September 04, 2007

Q.After reading the article about your home (“Design, Construction, and Performance in Ohio,” Jan/Feb ’07, p. 36), I have some questions. (After all, imitation is the highest form of praise!) [continue reading]


MPG for Homes

May 06, 2009

Improving the Energy Performance of Homes and Households [continue reading]


Historic Book Review

May 06, 2009

EDITOR'S NOTE: It is unusual for Home Energy to publish a review of a book that is not named, as we do here. The review was written and included as a way to honor and ... [continue reading]


Building Science Professor Puts Theory into Practice

March 01, 1999

On a small lot in Maine, I finally had the opportunity to put into practice the principles and concepts that I have taught for 18 years. [continue reading]

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