Thesis research

Software used in the completion of this thesis report:

†††††††††††† AGI32

†††††††††††† Autodesk AutoCAD 2011

†††††††††††† RETScreen 4

†††††††††††† Adobe Photoshop CS3

†††††††††††† Generacís Power Design Pro

Bodies of Work used in the completion of this thesis report:

†††††††† Architectural Acoustics by M. David Egan

†††††††††††† ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2007

†††††††††††† The IESNA Lighting Hnadbook

†††††††††††† National Electric Code-2008

†††††††††††† Photovoltaic Systems by James Dunlop

†††††††††††† RS Means Electrical Cost Data 2011


Crystal Lake Elementary School


Lake Mary, Florida










Leah Matern† |† Lighting/Electrical† | 2010-2011

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 Leah Matern. 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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