Doctoral Student Fellow
University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Design Department of Historic Presrvation
Evan is a doctoral student fellow at the University of Pennsylvania School of Design, where he recently completed both a MS. in Historic Preservation and a Master of Environmental Building Design, and is currently a research associate at the Architectural Conservation Lab and Center for Environmental Building and Design. His ongoing research includes modeling and validating the thermal behavior of traditional Mongolian Ger (yurts) to improve indoor thermal comfort, reduce energy consumption and improve indoor air quality in the coldest, most polluted capital city in the world; an evidence-based risk assessment and monitoring protocol for climate sensitive historic structures at Fort Union National Monument; environmental diagnostic survey and monitoring methodology for the Vizcaya Mansion Grotto and Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument; and the use of RFID technology as a low-cost, non-destructive moisture monitoring technique.
Saturday, November 23
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM