This project profile is part of a series from ARCHTECT and providing a sneak peek at the designs in progress for the 2013 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon, taking place Oct. 3-13 in Irvine, Calif. Project descriptions and videos are provided by each team.

Missouri S&T Solar House Team: The concept, Engineering and Adaptable Environment, was established in conjunction with the name: Chameleon House. The Chameleon House can adapt to its environment and features several innovative aspects that can transform to suit the needs of the occupant. A blend of a modular living space, advanced automation system, and highly engineered photovoltaic and solar thermal systems allow for a level of control over the living space unprecedented in any of our previous homes. Click here to read more.

Click here for a master list of all team previews.