Carnegie Mellon University
March 20, 2013

CEE Professors Ergan & Akinci Awarded PITA Grant

CEE Professors Ergan & Akinci Awarded PITA Grant

Assistant Research Professor Semiha Ergan and Professor Burcu Akinci have recently been awarded research funding from The Pennsylvania Infrastructure Technology Alliance (PITA) for their project: “Bridging Facilities Operations with Maintenance to Improve Understanding of Building System Behaviors.”

Their project, through integrated analysis of data, aims to better understand the behaviors of building systems and look at areas where improvements can be made to more efficiently consume energy.