Smilow Cancer Hospital



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 webpage 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, please click here.


7 May 2009 Revised Thesis Report Posted
1 May 2009 Reflections Posted
26 April 2009 Final Presentation Posted
14 April 2009 Final Report Posted
26 February 2009 First Meeting with Consultant
23 Febraury 2009 Progress Report 3 - Tasks 4 & 5 Completed
9 February 2009 Progress Report 2 - Tasks 2 & 3 Completed
26 January 2009 Progress Report 1 - Task 1 Completed
20 January 2009 Revised Thesis Proposal Posted
16 January 2009 Revised Breadth Proposal Posted
17 December 2008 Breadth Proposal Posted
12 December 2008

Thesis Proposal Posted

21 November 2008 Technical Report 3 Posted
24 October 2008 Technical Report 2 Posted
12 October 2008
Building Statistics Part Two Posted
29 September 2008
Technical Report 1 Posted
19 September 2008
Building Statistics Part One Posted
12 September 2008
Initial Page Design
5 September 2008
Site Online


      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 the Dan Navarrete. Changes and discrepancies in no way imply that the original design contained errors or was flawed. Differing assumptions, code references, requirements, and methodologies have been incorporated into this thesis project; therefore, investigation results may vary from the original design.