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Stephen Bourne, PhD

P.O. Box 1188
Crystal Bay, NV 89402-1188
steve at sbourne dot com

EDUCATION

2016       PhD Civil Engineering, University of Texas, Austin
2009       MS Civil Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
2007       BS Civil Engineering, University of California, Berkeley

WORK EXPERIENCE

2016 - 2018     Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Texas, Austin TX
2011 - 2016     Graduate Research Assistant, University of Texas, Austin TX
1998 - 2002     Senior Course Developer/Technical Trainer, Lucent Technologies, Alameda CA

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Engineering for sustainability in the built environment; 
  • Reducing the carbon footprint of building envelope systems; 
  • The effects of building energy conservation efforts on indoor air quality;
  • The reduction or time-shifting of building energy loads to non-peak periods; 
  • PCM-based thermal storage systems; 
  • The integration of advanced controls and sensors into building environmental systems; 
  • Optimizing residential construction systems for efficiency and cost;
  • Indoor air quality in school buildings.
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