Structural Option
UMCP Dorm Building 7
College Park, Maryland

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Welcome to
Ryan L. Solnosky's
AE Senior Thesis e-Portfolio


Date News
5/1/2009 Complete ABET and CPEP
4/20/2009 Posted Research
4/19/2009 Posted ABET Survey and Reflections
4/13/2009 Posted Final Presentation
4/5/2009 Posted Final Report
3/16/2009 Milestone 4 Completed
2/23/2009 Milestone 3 Completed
2/10/2009 Met with Consultant
2/9/2009 Milestone 2 Completed
1/31/2009 Posted Question to Board
1/26/2009 Milestone 1 Completed
1/19/2009 Updated Thesis Proposal Posted
12/12/2008 Thesis Proposal Posted
11/21/2008 Technical Report 3 Posted
10/24/2008 Technical Report 2 Posted
10/12/2008 Building Statistics Part 2 Posted
10/7/2008 Thesis Abstract Posted
9/29/2008 Technical Report 1 Posted
9/22/2008 Student Bio Sketch Posted
9/15/2008 Building Statistics Part 1 Posted
9/12/2008 CPEP Website Running
8/29/2008 Building Statistics Part 1 Due
8/27/2008 CPEP Website Created
8/25/2008 Owner Permission Granted


User 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 Ryan L. Solnosky. 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.”        

General Description:

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. thsi website is dedicated to the research and analysis conducted via guidlines provided by the Department of Architectural Engineering. For an explanation of this capstone design course and its requirements click here.

This is a student-generated Capstone Project e-Portfolio (CPEP) produced in conjunction with the AE Senior Thesis e-Studio

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