AB Math and Studio Art, Dartmouth College MS Mechanical Engineering, MIT
Eleanor Stokes is interested in the relationship between spatial form and resource use at the urban and periurban level. Before joining the Urbanization and Global Change Group, she received a MS in mechanical engineering at MIT, focusing on daylighting and building technology, and a BA from Dartmouth College in math and studio art. She has six years of professional experience in the building technology field, specializing in high performance building design, daylight analysis, renewable energy feasibility studies, and energy efficient mechanical and lighting design. In her role as an environmental designer for Atelier Ten Environmental Consultants, she worked on projects ranging from the Comcast Tower in Philadelphia, to Canal Park in Washington DC, to Kuwait University in Kuwait. In addition, Eleanor worked previously as a research engineer with the Appalachian Energy Center and as an instructor at the Auburn University Rural Studio for the $20K house project.