Dr. Zuo receives award

Dr. Zuo receives the Research Development Award for 2020 from the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering

May 5, 2020

Dr. Zuo received the Research Development Award for 2020 from the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering. This award recognizes his “research accomplishments in developing a robust research activities in ‘smart, sustainable and resilient cities’, through high profile research grants and fundamental contributions”. Congratulations to Dr. Zuo for receiving...


Jes receives 2020 CEAE Summer Fellowship

Feb. 28, 2020

Ph.D. student Jes Stershic has been awarded the 2020 CEAE Summer Fellowship. This fellowship will provide her with a 3-month stipend over the summer to support her research with the SBS lab. Congratulations Jes, we look forward to seeing your research progress!


Dr. Zuo receives $4.16M grant from DOE

Feb. 16, 2020

Last week the Departement of Energy announced that our $4.16M proposal on Optimal Co-Design of Integrated Thermal-Electrical Networks and Control Systems for Grid-interactive Efficient District (GED) Energy Systems was awarded. A big congratulations to Dr. Zuo for securing this grant! In addition, Ph.D. students Katy and Yingli did a great...

ASHRAE Winter 2020

Four Ph.D. students receive scholarships to attend ASHRAE Winter Conference

Feb. 5, 2020

Ph.D. students Jing Wang, Jes Stershic, Cary Faulkner and Yingli Lou received scholarships to attend the 2020 ASHRAE Winter Conference in Orlando, Florida. Congratulations to all receiving scholarships! In addition, Yingli presented her work on ASHRAE project 1771 at the BEQ Methodology meeting. Dr. Zuo also attended the conference where...


Xu receives the Dissertation Completion Fellowship to complete his Ph.D. thesis work

Jan. 10, 2020

Senior Ph.D. student Xu Han received the Dissertation Completion Fellowship from the department of Architectural Engineering to complete his thesis work this coming semester. His thesis work is on advanced modeling of thermal environment and energy efficiency in buildings. Congratulations to Xu, and we look forward to his dissertation!

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Jes receives scholarship to attend the Energy Service Coalition’s 8th Annual Market Transformation Conference

Oct. 2, 2019

Ph.D. student Jes Stershic received a scholarship to attend the Energy Service Coalition’s 8th Annual Market Transformation Conference, in Denver, CO, held August 21-23, 2019. According to Jes, "The Energy Service Coalition was a unique opportunity to meet and discuss guaranteed energy savings performance contracting (GESPC) with people from all...


Katy receives scholarship to attend IBPSA Project 1 and BS2019 in Rome

July 8, 2019

The International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA) has offered Katy $1,000 + $1,500 for travel expenses to attend their Project 1 meeting and Building Simulation conference in Rome, Italy during September 2-4, 2019. Congratulations, Katy!


Prof. Zuo named ExCEEd Teaching Fellows

June 12, 2019

From June 2–7, Prof. Zuo was selected to attend this year's ExCEEd Teaching Workshop and has been named ExCEEd Teaching Fellows by American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Congratulations! The ExCEEd Teaching Workshop is a six-day practicum that provides engineering educators with an opportunity to improve their teaching abilities. ASCE...


Katy received honorable mention in this year's Link Foundation Energy Fellowship Program

May 29, 2019

Every year, The Link Foundation Energy Fellowship Program provides 2-year fellowships of $29,500/year for students working toward a Ph.D. degree to foster education and innovation in the area of societal production and utilization of energy. This year, among the 122 applicants, only two received the fellowship and seven received honorable...


Department published a news about Yunyang's ASHRAE grant

May 9, 2019

The CEAE Department published a news about Yunyang's recent ASHRAE Grant-In-Aid Award.