How we work

The mission of the Coastal Dynamics Design Lab (CDDL) is to organize and lead trans-disciplinary research and design teams to address critical ecological and community development challenges in vulnerable coastal regions, with a concentrated focus on the Mid-Atlantic seaboard.

  • Funded Studios & Graduate Courses
  • Community Design Workshops
  • Utilization of technology
    • TanGeo
    • Prototyping
    • GIS/Mapping
    • Digital Modeling & Simulations
    • Aerial Photography & Videography (Remotely Piloted Aircraft)
    • Video Production & Narration
  • Research Grants
  • Public Engagement
  • Educational¬†Events
  • Design Competitions
  • Licensed Professionals
    • Architects
    • Landscape Architects