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Unformatted text preview: AE 202 Lecture 1.1 Fall 2007 Course Notes Moses D. F. Ling, PE, RA Associate Professor of Architectural Engineering Table of Contents Section 1: Professional Practice of Architectural Engineering Section 2: Building Envelope Section 3: Sustainability Section 4: Fire Protection Section 4: Engineering Economics Lecture 1.1 Team o Traditional Architects hire Engineers o Architectural Engineering Firms Arch + Engr o Design-Build Arch + Engr + Contr Contractual Arrangements What is Architectural Engineering? o An attitude/approach o Based on broad based technical knowledge and experience o Comprehensive understanding of the field o Manifests in creative design o Socially and environmentally responsible o Sensitive to economics Environmental Control Historical - In the beginning o Comfortable o Clothing, shelter Industrial revolution o Urbanization o The more the better 1973 Energy crisis In search of a better way o Envelope o Systems o Sustainable (Green) Mechanical Systems o Deals with function, livability, and thermal comfort...
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- Fall '07