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Zachary Yarnall  -  S t r u c t u r a l  O p t i o n



Welcome to Zachary Yarnall's AE Senior Thesis e-Portfolio














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 click here.


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 ar e solely the interpretation of Zachary Yarnall. 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.

Aug. 24

First Day of Classes

Aug. 24

Signed Owner Permission Form Due

Aug. 28
Sep. 4

e-Studio Webpage Started

Sep. 11

Biography Posted to Website

Sep. 14

Building Statistics 1 posted to Website

Oct. 7

Abstract Posted to Website

Oct. 5

Tech. Report 1 Posted to Website

Oct. 12

Building Statistics 2 posted to Website

Nov. 20

Tech. Report 2 Posted to Website

Dec. 9

Tech. Report 3 Posted to website

Dec. 15

Thesis Proposal Posted to Website

Jan. 15

Revised Thesis Proposal Posted to website

April 7

Final Thesis Report Posted to website

April 27

Final Presentation Posted to website

April 27

ABET Assement and Reflection Posted to website

This page was last updated on April 27th, 2010 by Zachary Yarnall and hosted by the AE Department ©2010