The Laboratory for Innovative Housing (LIH) is a partnership of IDRL and the Infrastructure, Design, Environment and Sustainability Center (IDEAS) in the Lee College of Engineering. The lab is a venue for students and faculty in architecture and engineering to collaborate on multidisciplinary research and teaching. The mission of LIH is to advance the development of housing that enriches society, sustains the environment, and meets economic needs.
The Daylighting + Energy Performance Laboratory (DEPL) is an applied research unit of IDRL. The lab is a venue for the exploration of daylighting and energy performance research, dissemination and design assistance. The mission of DEPL is to advance applied knowledge through the specific study of architectural energy systems and lighting technology research.
For more information, visit https://idrl.uncc.edu/.