Paul Roberts | Architectural Engineering | Construction Management Option


About Paul

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Thesis Abstract

Technical Assignments

Thesis Research

Thesis Proposal



Final Report



Paul Roberts is currently in his 5th year of study in the Architectural Engineering program at Penn State University.  He will graduate in May 2010 with a Bachelor of Architectural Engineering degree (B.A.E.), with a focus in Construction Management.  Paul successfully passed the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam in fall 2008 and will gain Engineer in Training (EIT) status upon graduation.

Paul worked during the 2006 and 2007 summers in the Architectural Engineering department for Dr. Lepage, Dr. Memari, and Paul Kremer, the manager of the research lab.  The following summer he worked for Jacobs Engineering in Washington D.C. on the renovation and modernization of the Department of Commerce.  Last summer, Paul worked for Surbana Corporation in Singapore assisting with the architectural, mechanical, structural, and life safety review of plans for many of the signature buildings to be constructed on Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi.  He also spent time in the sustainability department providing energy and wind analysis on computer software such as Autodesk Ecotect and Fluent Airpak respectively.


Senior Thesis

The Pennslyvania State University Architectural Engineering AE Computer Lab Contact Paul:
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 Paul Roberts. 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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