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    Building Energy Performance Applications Resource Group

    Steering Committee:
    Mahjoub Elnimeiri, PhD
    Professor and Director of PhD in Architecture Program, IIT

    Robert Krawczyk
    Professor and Associate Dean of Undergraduate Academic Affairs
    College of Architecture, IIT

    Varkie Thomas, PhD
    Research Professor, College of Architecture, IIT

    Ray Clark
    Adjunct Professor, College of Architecture, IIT
    Former General Partner of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill L.L.P (SOM)

    Brent Stephens, PhD
    Adjunct Assistant Professor
    Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, IIT

    William Paschal
    Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, IIT

    Mehdi Jalayerian
    Executive Vice President and Managing Principal of Environmental Systems Design, Inc. (ESD), Chicago

    Luke Leung
    Director of the Sustainable Engineering Studio for Skidmore, Owings and Merrill LLP (SOM)

    (1)   Develop case studies for different types of buildings with energy conservation options using different energy analysis programs.

         (a) Case studies by A-E design firms for a statistical reference database.

         (b) Case Studies by academia for teaching.

    (2)   Develop case studies of campuses and townships (energy savings using cogeneration plant for power and HVAC)

    (3)   Develop courses and graduate programs in energy efficient building design based on case studies.

    (4)   Research topics for academia in A-E design submitted (requested) by A-E design firms.

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