Desjarlais honored for research excellence
Andre Desjarlais, a researcher with Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Building Technologies Research and Integration Center, has received the 2018 Sustainable Roofing and Waterproofing Alliance’s (SWRA’s) Achievement Award for Excellence in Research. The honor recognizes Desjarlais for a career of contributions to the roofing and waterproofing industry and the field of building science. His research has contributed to the improved energy efficiency and durability of building envelopes and supports the Building Technologies Office goals. Established in 2007, the SRWA consists of architects, roof consultants, building envelope consultants, building owners and a select group of product manufacturerswhose work represents the highest standards of the roofing and waterproofing industry.