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 Matt Karle. 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.

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Original Thesis Proposal
Jan 22, 2009
Jan 22, 2009
Thesis Proposal: Original view in PDF format
Thesis Proposal: Breadth Topics (Revised) view in PDF format
Thesis Proposal: Revised view in PDF format
This Thesis Proposal includes a look at the implentation of photovoltaic panels and addition of low solar gain glazing. It explores two areas of breadth including an electrical analysis of PV panels and a fenestration heat analysis of higher quality glazing.