NEIU El Centro

Chicago, Illinois


Michael Gramarossa

Mechanical Option



Student Biography

Building Statistics
Thesis Abstract
Technical Assignments
Thesis Proposal
Final Report

Senior Thesis e-Studio






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.



CPEP Site Complete 04.27.2015
Reflection Posted 04.27.2015
ABET Outcome Posted 04.27.2015
Final Presentation Posted 04.27.2015
Final Report Posted 04.08.2015
Presentation Outline Posted 03.30.2015
Updated Proposal Posted 01.16.2015
Thesis Proposal Posted 12.12.2014
Technical Report 3 Posted 11.10.2014
Building Statistics Part 2 Posted 10.21.2014
Thesis Abstract Posted 10.20.2014
CPEP Site Launched 09.07.2014
Building Statistics Part 1 Draft 09.05.2014
Drawings & Specs Recieved 07.23.2014
Owner Permission Recieved 07.18.2014

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‐inprogress 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 Michael Gramarossa. 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.

This page was last updated on 04.27.2015, by Michael Gramarossa and is hosted by the AE Department ©2014.