Data Collection Activities
Data were collected at the following UM buildings:
- Space Research
Key Informant interviews with selected individuals inside/outside UM community: administrators, faculty, facilities managers, architects, etc.
Focus groups with different members of UM community: facility managers, clerical & administrative staff, faculty, students, etc.
Systematic observations: to observe behaviors & traces and to measure ambient conditions:
- people (types of clothing, use of utilities, choices for mobility, etc,)
- environment (temperature, relative humidity, illumination)
- places (individual and common spaces within buildings)
Web surveys administered to samples of different user groups tapping: what they do, what they did, what they think, what they know