Faculty

Ahu Aydogan Akseli

Coordinator, Building Technology; Assistant Professor

Phone: 212-650-8732

Email: ahuaydogan@gmail.com

Office: SSA3M19

Educational Credentials :

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Architectural Sciences, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, CASE, 2013
  • Ph.D., Architectural Sciences, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2012
  • M.S., Architectural Sciences, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2008
  • M.S., Engineering Management, Izmir Institute of Technology, Turkey, 2005
  • M.Arch., Izmir Institute of Technology, Turkey, 2005
  • B.Arch., Uludag University, Turkey, 2001

Teaching Experience :

  • Assistant Professor, City College of New York, CUNY, 2014-present

Professional Experience :

  • Sustainability Consultant, CASE & SOM, New York, NY, 2012-2013
  • Intern Architect, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, New York, NY, 2011
  • Environmental Designer within Integrated Research Teams, CASE with Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, New York, NY, 2008-2013

Licenses/Registration :

  • Member of Chamber of Architects, Izmir, Turkey
  • Architecture License, Turkey

Selected Publications and Recent Research :

  • Aydogan, A., Tardos, G., Biddinger, E. “Granulation of Growth Media for Indoor Air Purification Utilizing Botanically‐Based Systems,” Upcoming Conference, Indoor Air (2016).
  • Aydogan, A., Dyson, A., Montoya, L.D. “From a Lab Scale to the Building Scale: Formaldehyde Removal by a Plant Module,” in Proceedings of Healthy Buildings 2015 America, (2015).
  • Wrobetz A., Aydogan Akseli, A., and Montoya, L.D. “Physical and Biological Characterization of Porous Media for VOC Removal,” in Proceedings of American Association for Aerosol Research 34th Annual Conference, (2015).
  • Dyson, A., Aydogan, A., Vollen J., Nyman, M., Bird, J. “Building-Integrated Active Modular Phytoremediation System,” in Proceedings of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Annual Meeting, 32d (2013).
  • Aydogan, A., Montoya, L.D. “Formaldehyde Removal by Common Indoor Plant Species and Various Growing Media,” Atmospheric Environment, 45 (2011): 2675-2682.

Professional Memberships :

  • International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate

Courses

  • ARCH 35100: Core Studio 5
  • ARCH 36100: Core Studio 6
  • AES 24501: Construction Technology I
  • ARCH 35501: Construction Technology 2 (Sections)
  • ARCH 36501: Construction Technology 3
  • ARCH 61301: Materials of Construction
  • ARCH 74501: Environmental Systems