About Me

Stephen Bourne, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

The University of Texas at Austin

gaborkin at utexas dot edu

EDUCATION

2007       BS Civil Engineering, University of California, Berkeley

2009       MS Civil Engineering, University of California, Berkeley

2016       PhD Civil Engineering, University of Texas, Austin

WORK EXPERIENCE

2016 - 2017     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

  • The reduction or time-shifting of building energy loads to non-peak periods; 
  • PCM-based thermal storage systems; 
  • Improving the performance of building envelope systems; 
  • Developing new methods to characterize building spaces; 
  • The integration of advanced controls and sensors into building environmental systems; 
  • The effects of building energy conservation efforts on indoor air quality;
  • Indoor air quality in school buildings.
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