The following files are provided as additional resources to the technical report.
The official rules and regulations for the 2005 Solar Decathlon.
During the competition, daily updates written by Competition Director, Richard King were posted on the Web site. These journals give a sense of day-to-day life during the competition.
This schedule contains all activities the teams needed to know about, 24 hours a day, from the time of their arrival in Washington, D.C., through assembly, the competition, disassembly, and departure. (PDF 2.2 MB)
Brief biographical information about each juror and judge.
The complete scoring spreadsheet, including very detailed information for each team and contest. (Zip 13.5 MB)
Teams had the option of submitting a brief report for the subjectively judged contest activities listed below. Before the event began, these reports were given to members of the jury or panel of judges associated with each of the contest activities. The jurors and judges used the reports to preview what they would be evaluating at the event. The contest reports provided by the teams ranked in the top three for each contest and individual contest activities are included, as available. And all contest reports from the Colorado team are also included, as available.
Description of the monitoring equipment used in the competition. (PDF 102 KB)
Information about the following equipment used in each 2005 and 2002 competition house (PDF 84 KB):
Drawings and other required information, such as equipment and specifications, as submitted by the 2005 teams for the competition. Not all teams submitted required files; only those files made available by the teams are available here. The files contained within the zip files may be in a variety of file formats, which may or may not be readable by any given user.
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