The Heritage Center of the School of Architecture promotes the preservation of cultural and architectural heritage in Hawai‘i and the Asia-Pacific Region by providing expertise, research, documentation, and training opportunities; by disseminating heritage information to the general public; and by increasing interaction and cooperation on heritage issues within the Asia-Pacific area between government agencies, non-profits & the general public. The Heritage Center wrote the Getty funded Campus Heritage Plan for the Chancellor's office and designed the HUD funded Ka Papa loi o Kanewai Community Center for the School of Hawaiian Knowledge.
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Position Number: 0085610 Assistant or Associate Professor in Architectural History, Theory and Criticism
Position Number: 0085011 Assistant or Associate Professor in Landscape Architecture (Urban Ecological Design Focus)
Professor David Rockwood's book Bamboo Gridshells, was published by Routledge, May 2015.
Professor David Rockwood's gridshell structure was included in Chris van Uffelen's book Bamboo Architecture & Design, published by Braun Publishing AG, 2015.
Professor David Rockwood with co-author Associate Professor David Garmire of the UHM Dept. of Electrical Engineering published A New Transportation System for Efficient and Sustainable Cities: Development of a Next Generation Variable Speed Moving Walkway in the journal Sustainable Cities and Society (published online Oct. 2014, print publication vol. 14 2015).
Professor David Rockwood, with co-authors Associate Professor David Garmire of the UHM Dept. of Electrical Engineering, and Newton Parks, UHM School of Architecture Doctor of Architecture student published A continuously variable transmission for efficient urban transportation in the journal Sustainable Materials and Technologies (published online Dec. 2014, print publication vols. 1-2, Dec. 2014).