About CPEP: The Capstone Project Electronic Portfolio (CPEP) is a web-based project and information center.
It contains material produced for a year-long Senior Thesis class. Its purpose, in addition to providing
central storage of individual assignments, is to foster communication and collaboration between student,
faculty consultant, course instructors, and industry consultants. This website is dedicated to the research
and analysis conducted via guidelines provided by the Department of Architectural Engineering. For an
explanation of this capstone design course and its requirements
read more [+].
Page last updated by Mike Lucas on 9/2/2010
This is a student-generated Capstone Project e-Portfolio (CPEP) produced in conjunction with the AE
Senior Thesis e-Studio.
Note: While great efforts have been taken to provide accurate and complete information on the pages of CPEP,
please be aware that the information contained herewith is considered a work-in-progress for this
thesis project. Modifications and changes related to the original building designs and construction
methodologies for this senior thesis project are solely the interpretation of Michael W. Lucas. Changes and
discrepancies in no way imply that the original design contained errors or was flawed. Differing code references,
assumptions, requirements, & methodologies have been incorporated into this thesis project; therefore,
investigation results may vary from the original design.