New Webinar April 9 - The Science Behind Energy Efficient Homes

The changes COVID-19 has brought on to so many lives, businesses and countries means it will be more critical than ever for us to share knowledge and help our industry throughout this crisis. TAPPI will continue to offer online opportunities to keep you advancing in these uncertain times.

TAPPI’s Nonwovens, Engineers and Technologists (NET) Division will present its latest webinar on Thursday, April 9 from 12:00 – 1:00 PM, EDT titled The Science Behind Energy Efficient Homes to teach the basics of making a home more energy efficient.

Sanjiv R. Malkan, Ph.D., CText FTI, PMP, Engineering Principal from Hunter Douglas, will be presenting this timely webinar. Dr. Malkan holds a Ph.D. in Textiles and Polymer Science and has over 30 years of professional expertise in textiles, nonwovens, and adhesives. He has more than 50 publications and presentations, five book chapters, and holds five US patents as well as four design patents.

In this one-hour webinar, Dr. Malkan plans to define energy efficiency in homes and discuss steps to take towards achieving energy efficiency. Participants can expect to learn about these topics and the role they play in energy consumption.

Topics will include:

  • What is a Carbon Footprint
  • Energy Source and Use
  • Electromagnetic Spectrum and Infrared Radiation
  • Implication of the Sun’s Path
  • Energy Efficiency and Windows
  • Indoor Air Quality

Attendance is free, but registration is required. Reserve your space today. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar

The webinar is being presented by TAPPI’s Nonwovens, Engineers and Technologists (NET) Division.