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Proceedings of Building Simulation 2023: 18th Conference of IBPSA

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BS 2023 Shanghai, China September 4-6, 2023

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Human-centered simulation/design



Energy-saving analysis of envelope structure of traditional dwellings in Garze prefecture, tibetan area of western Sichuan plateau
Yan Zhang, Maohui Luo
Investigation on air-conditioning energy usage in educational office buildings based on sensing and clustering
Yue Yuan, Yixing Chen, Chengcheng Song, Yaling He
Simplified modelling methods to design integrative lighting
Laura Bellia, Francesca Diglio, Francesca Fragliasso
Disparities in circadian potential: the impact of building form and interior wall composition on dynamic light exposure
Siobhan Francois Rockcastle, Hadley Carlberg, Maryam Esmailian, Maria Amundadottir
The impact of operated window shading on visual comfort, non-visual health, and energy demand from electric lighting
Siobhan Francois Rockcastle, Alen Mahic, Sarah Safranek
Transmission and infection risk of COVID-19 when people cough in an elevator
Sumei Liu
Hygrothermal exposure in a nearly zero-energy school during heat waves
Deepak Amaripadath, Mohamed Hamdy, Mirjana Velickovic, Shady Attia
Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) in the Modelica IBPSA Library (part I): Validation of the considered hypotheses regarding polluted air in residential and tertiary buildings
Hasan Sayegh, Thierry Duforestel, Bénédicte Wall-Ribot, Sébastien Labbé, Denis Covalet, Benoît Charrier, Hassan Bouia
Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) in the IBPSA Modelica Library (part II): Methodology of integration of new IAQ simulation models
Hasan Sayegh, Hassan Bouia, Thierry Duforestel, Bénédicte Wall-Ribot, Sébastien Labbé, Denis Covalet, Benoît Charrier
Establishment of DGP change curve database of office building in Shanghai
Xiangchao Lian, Han Zhu, Bin He, Zhengrong Li
Correlation analysis between indoor/outdoor environment and occupants’ window adjustment behavior using explainable AI (XAI)
Sunghyun Kim, Cheol-Soo Park
Considering the mutual information criterion for sensor configuration selection in human activity recognition in smart homes
Houda Najeh, Christophe Lohr, Benoit Leduc
Application of simulation-based framework to evaluate the performance of an optimized nearly zero energy dwelling during heatwave events in Belgium
Ramin Rahif, Alireza Norouziasas, Mohamed Hamdy, Shady Attia
Impact of standard versus tracked-based user behavior into energy simulations of open-space offices
Verena M. Barthelmes, Arnab Chatterjee, Dolaana Khovalyg
Overheating in existing and renovated Danish terraced houses
Laura Annabelle Bugenings, Aliakbar Kamari
A multi-sourced data and agent-based approach for complementing Time Use Surveys in the context of residential human activity and load curve simulation
Mathieu Schumann, Quentin Reynaud, François Sempé, Julien Guibourdenche, Jean-Baptiste Ly, Nicolas Sabouret
Improving Radiance simulation workflow with process of anti-aliasing and tone-mapping to enhance users’ experience in VR environments
Juan Manuel Monteoliva, Laura Bellia, Francesca Fragliasso, Andrea Pattini
A GIS-based Approach to Assess Elderly liveability in Singapore and to Suggest Possible Directions for Optimization
Jiongye Li, Zheng Li, Junyi Lin, Kaiwen Li, Guanli Feng
Real-time thermal comfort classification using an occupants activity model from thermal images
Jun Sub Kim, Hyeun Jun Moon
Analysis of the effect of emission rate of PM2.5 with different setting forms on indoor air quality in CFD
Hongzhang Hou, Wanyu Li, Kailiang Huang, Guohui Feng, Danyang Jing
Investigation on the thermal dynamic performance and thermal comfort of a PV-Trombe wall
Xinyu Qiao, Yu Li
A comparative study of between photographic and simulated HDR images
Yongqing Zhao, Zhen Tian, Xuran Guo
Field testing and numerical simulation of pollutants in residential kitchen ceiling make-up air method
Kailiang Huang, Danyang Jing, Guohui Feng, Wanyu Li
Measuring the effectiveness of retrofit, behavioural and transformational adaptation solutions to heat waves
Ane Villaverde, Leire Garmendia, Ziortza Egiluz, Estibaliz Briz, Jesús Cuadrado, Eduardo Rojí
A hybrid simulation/real data based learning approach for building thermal comfort modeling
Sara Yasmine Ouerk, Romain Barbedienne, Benoit Charrier, Hassan Bouia, Mouadh Yagoubi, Thierry Duforestel
An expert decision support tool for office buildings facades during early design stages: A parametric approach
Meray Nassimos, Shady Attia
Simulation study on human thermal comfort by position of Kitchen vent
Kailiang Huang, Dan Liu, Guohui Feng, Xiaoxu Li, Jiawei Li
Investigation on the valid time of measured cooling-related behavioral patterns of occupants in university dormitories
Jia Du, Wei Pan
Measurement and analysis of window opening behavior of an office building in Xi’an during summer
Tingting Wang, Yaxiu Gu, Bei Wang, Qingqing Dong, Zhuangzhuang Ma, Tong Cui, Changgui Hu, Kun Liu, Song Pan, Minyan Xie
Evaluation of the influence of interior design parameters on circadian daylighting of design-studio classrooms
Mahya Fani, Nina Sharp, Maryam Anaraki, Amir Farbod Shahverdi
OTTO: Outline of an Occupants Theory-Tailored Ontology for building performance simulation
Ardeshir Mahdavi, Dawid Wolosiuk, Christiane Berger
A dynamic analysis of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (PAR) availability to achieve a biophilic office building in three highly dense Chinese cities
Xi Zhang, Jiangtao Du, Steve Sharples
Source term estimation of gaseous pollutant based on the response matrix from m-sequence pulse technique
Zhonglin Gu, Fei Li, Yuanqi Jing, Bin Zhou
Indoor air quality assessment based on particulate matter contamination
Tanya Kaur Bedi, Shankha Pratim Bhattacharya
How real-time energy feedback influences energy-efficiency and aesthetics of architecture design and judgement of architects: two design experiments
Ziwei Jia, Shuai Lu, Jun Yin
Investigation of indoor thermal environment, heating and cooling behaviors at rural residential buildings in Jiangsu, China
Yingrui Zhu, Weihui Liang
Developing a simulation-based workflow for healing building envelopes in healthcare design
Tanmay Anil Naik, Tarek Rakha
Assessing seasonal fluctuations of thermal comfort in social housing courtyards
Eduardo Diz-Mellado, Victoria López-Cabeza, Carlos Rivera-Gómez, Marialena Nikolopoulou, Carmen Galán-Marín
Thermal comfort study in MSMEs in Cairo using onsite measurements and optimization algorithm
Anas Lila, Tania Sharmin, Amany Khalil, Walaa S.E. Ismaeel, Mai Karram, Sara Ewida, Monica M. Zacharia, Heba Mohamed Ammar
Stochastic-based occupant-centric building archetype modelling using plug loads
Sanam Dabirian, Negarsadat Rahimi, Ursula Eicker
A new local area energy mapping approach for targeting high-density deployment of heat pumps in the UK
Rajat Gupta, Matt Gregg
Streamlined Urban Thermal Comfort simulation workflow
Dmitry Ivanov
A bibliometric analysis of immersive virtual environment applications for occupant comfort and behavior research
Haneen Alamirah, Marcel Schweiker, Elie Azar
Predicting air infiltration and window state in residential dorms using deep neural networks coupled with energyplus
Pratik Raj Pandey, Nina Sharifi, Bing Dong
Agent-Based Modeling of Occupants for Occupant-Centric Design of Flexible Workplaces
Eikichi Ono, Adrian Chong, Khee Poh Lam
A data-driven model on skin temperature and dynamic thermal sensation under step-change solar radiation
Yuchen Ji, Pengyuan Shen
Identifying tolerance bands for internal surface mould growth simulation
Griffin Cherrill, Michael Donn, Nigel Isaacs, Stephen McNeil
Potential building resiliency indicators to heat waves suitable for housing renovations
Marie Tanchou, Olivier Greslou, Jean-Marie Alessandrini, Moncef Krarti, Pascal Stabat
Extension of a Virtual Reality Simulation Environment with an immersive experience of thermal radiation for the user
Christoph Nytsch-Geusen, Kushagra Mathur
Numerical simulation of wind and buoyancy effects on ventilation and interunit dispersion in street canyons
Dongmei Xu, Yuwei Dai, Shuai Liu
Simulation of electric vehicle charging demand in Japan based on location log data of smartphone apps
Yudai Ochi, Yohei Yamaguchi, Yutaka Ota, Hideaki Uchida, Yoshiyuki Shimoda, Fumiya Enokihara, Ryotaro Ohara
Multispectral lighting simulation approaches for predicting opsin-driven metrics and their application in a neonatal intensive care unit
Bo Jung, Zining Cheng, Martin Brennan, Mehlika Inanici
How sports behavior uncertainty affects player’s visual comfort in national fitness halls: A probabilistic assessment approach
Yu Li, Lingling Li, Pengyuan Shen, Xue Cui
Impact of different perforation rates of perforated louvers on indoor visual comfort and outdoor views
Xuran Guo, Yongqing Zhao, Zhen Tian
Resilient housing and climate change: analysis of ozone spatial variations based on experimentally validated CFD simulations
Qi Zhang, Linxue Li, William W. Braham, Nan Ma
Thermal comfort in low-income housing in informal settlements in Lima, Peru. Towards a localised adaptive comfort standard
Argyris Oraiopoulos, Martin Wieser Rey, Marion Verdiere, Pamela Fennell, Paul Ruyssevelt
Increasing daylight-enabled vertical eye illuminance through fenestration and layouts: A simulation study in a typical office
Jiayi Zhou, Yunyi Zeng, Juan Yu, Borong Lin
Investigation of input feature combinations considering occupant behavior for modeling indoor air temperature in a classroom
Abderrahmane Soufi, Abhinandana Boodi
Optimization of outdoor thermal comfort in high-rise residential blocks based on the design of landscape-integrated wind deflector
Tiancheng Zeng, Shuai Lu, Yujian Huang
A user-centered interactive optimization approach based on immersive virtual reality
Chenxi Lei, Yuzhuo Kang, Zhen Han, Xiaoqian Li, Chiming Liu, Xianwei Liu, Gang Liu
Application of ISO/DIS 52016-3 for Dynamic Shadings in an Office Building
Alireza Norouziasas, Ramin Rahif, Mohamed Hamdy, Shady Attia
An analytical approach for evaluating the concentrations of multiple generic air contaminants in EnergyPlus simulations
Amr Auf Hamada, Rokia Raslan, Sung-Min Hong
Life cycle assessment of building reversible ground-coupled heat pump systems supported by dynamic electricity mix data
Caipeng Liang, Patrick Schalbart, Charlotte Roux, Bruno Peuportier
Activity-based synthetic framework for modelling energy demand of residential building stock
Yohei Yamaguchi, Koki Miyahara, Yudai Ochi, Ryotaro Ohara, Yutaka Ota, Hideaki Uchida, Yoshiyuki Shimoda
Informing early-stage design decisions: Comprehensive spatial and temporal analyses of outdoor thermal comfort to maximise the use of schoolyards.
Reem Okasha, Clarice Bleil de Souza, Ian Knight
Influences of indoor clothing adaptations on energy consumptions in rural houses
Wei Zhao, David Chow, Steve Sharples
Urban vegetation design recommendation for improving outdoor thermal comfort in tropical and temperate climate zones
Jingyi Chen, Youxian Huang, Darragh Porter, Eleonora Neri
Integrated thermal strategies for UK non-domestic building energy demand
Hui Ben, Sara Walker
Occupant behaviour (OB) modelling to support urban building energy simulation: an overview.
Alessia Banfi, Martina Ferrando, Francesco Causone
Field testing of air change rate in university dormitories under different window-opening behaviors in Nanjing , China
Xiangnan Qiu, Weihui Liang
Modeling Indoor Air Quality at the design stage
Somesh Raichandani, Ganesh Gund, Rohit Ravindra Chavan, Sandip Nivrutti Jadhav
Research on the Greening Design of Pocket Parks Based on the Optimization of Thermal Comfort and Ecological Benefits
Ziyu Chen, Hongwei Yang, Hui Xi, Yishan Liu
Simulating human response to actual light exposure: Comparison of room and human-centric standards
Nazanin GanjehZadeh, J. Alstan Jakubiec
Visual and non-visual impacts of commercial signboards in residential areas
Zhe Kong, Xingqi Kong, Jiashan Lv, Yicheng Lin, Linfeng Li, Changying Xiang, Binghui Si
Energy performance of commercial buildings in partial-to-no- occupancy: Lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown in Canadian government buildings
Hadia Awad, Farzeen Rizvi, Scott Shillinglaw
Assessing occupant comfort in historic churches when using localised heating systems
Robin Talbot, Arman Hashemi, Philip Ashton, Marco Picco
Passive adaptation strategies to mitigate the overheating risk in an existing Canadian school
Fuad Baba, Hua Ge, Leon Wang, Radu Zmeureanu, Dahai Qi
Leveraging mobile positioning data to model building occupant behaviour in a mixed-use district
Aya Doma, Mohamed Ouf
Model predictive coordinated control method for non-uniform indoor temperature environment with VAV system
Yuming Li, Yiqun Pan, Zhizhong Huang, Ling Fu, Jing Li, Tianrui Sun, Mingya Zhu
Study on the dynamic modes of indoor environment based on the high-precise monitoring and occupant behavior of adaptively technological regulation
Shuxian Liang, Yao Lu, Shangjie Yang, Yiqiang Xiao
Dynamic simulation on the effectiveness of evaporative cooling and fan in reducing heat strain during a heatwave
Roberto Rugani, Yiqun Pan, Hui Zhang, Charlie Huizenga, Edward Arens, Fabio Fantozzi, Marco Picco
Research on local heating technology in extremely low temperature environment based on thermal comfort and cfd
Zhen Wang, Yuanyuan Zhang, Hu Gao, Yun Xia, Yue Wu, Jing Liu
Toward a resilient campus: Analysis of university buildings to evaluate fast implementing strategies to reduce the energy consumption
Rigoberto Lara Arambula, Laura Carnieletto, Wilmer Pasut
Occupancy based optimization of energy-saving control method for indoor heating equipment in exhibition hall buildings
RuoXi Liu, Xin Zhou, Jingjing An, Haining Wang, Liang Zhao, Da Yan
The Influence of Occupancy Change on the Change of Heating and Cooling Energy Consumption in Residential Buildings - A Case Study of Nanjing
Tianyi Wu, Xin Zhou, Yuxin Lu, Shan Hu
Explore the cooling demand change in a residential district under typical meteorological year and extreme hot year
Hanyun Wang, Yi Wu, Jiaqian Chen, Da Yan, Mingyang Qian, Lihua Zhou
Comparison study of human thermoregulation models
Di Mou, Bin Cao, Yingxin Zhu
A study on multiple occupant behavior detection based on computer vision technique
Kangting Li, Jun Li, Yaping Zhou, Lifang Liu, Yuexiang Zhu, Zhun {Jerry} Yu
A review of the comprehensive indoor environment quality assessment of office buildings
Fei Zeng, Yiqun Pan, Xi Wang, Zhizhong Huang, Ling Fu, Jing Li, Tianrui Sun, Mingya Zhu



Modeling for the digital world



Comparative study of simulation methods applied to heat transfer calculation of building walls containing phase change materials
Xinyue Zhang, Xueliang Fan
Impact of geometrical resolution on long-term climate-based daylight metrics
Nima Forouzandeh, Eleonora Brembilla, Jantien Stoter, Liangliang Nan
Optimal Selection of Features for Heat Pump Models based on artificial neural networks
Sebastian Borges, Lasse Jöhnk, Christian Vering, Dirk Müller
Framework for automated IFC-based thermal comfort analysis based on IFC model maturity
Veronika Elisabeth Richter, Clara-Larissa Lorenz, Marc Syndicus, Jérôme Frisch, Christoph van Treeck
Performance prediction of different topology organizations in district heating systems with component-based machine learning
Tong Guo, Xia Chen, Philipp Geyer, Martin Kriegel
A cosimulation strategy based on OPENFOAM for solving thermal distribution and airflow in data center
Haitian Lu, Jingsi Zhang, Yu Gong, Bin Xu, Site Hu, Zhifu Chen
Ecological network analysis of integrated energy systems with Modelica: A novel biomimetic approach for building design and operation
Kathryn Hinkelman, Saranya Anbarasu, Wangda Zuo
Comparison between popular Genetic Algorithm (GA)-based tool and Covariance Matrix Adaptation - Evolutionary Strategy (CMA-ES) for optimizing indoor daylight
Manal Anis, Sumedh Pendurkar, Yun Kyu Yi, Guni Sharon
A data-driven framework for building energy benchmarking: Time-series decomposition, clustering and change-point regression
Rang Kim, Yun-Dam Ko, Young-Rok Kim
Feasibility analysis of pod and deep autoencoder for reduced order modelling Indoor environment cfd prediction
Shaofan Wang, Xia Chen, Philipp Geyer
Assessing daylight illuminance and glare risk of Polymer Dispersed Liquid Crystal (PDLC) glazing with Radiance
Joseph Alexander Roberts, Giuseppe De Michele, Francesco Isaia, Giovanni Pernigotto, Andrea Gasparella, Aritra Ghosh, Stefano Avesani
Validation of EnergyPlus infiltration models for a case study in a high-rise residential building
Gabriela Bastos Porsani, Carlos Fernández Bandera, Juan Bautista Echeverría Trueba
Measuring legibility of public open spaces using Deep Convolutional Neural Network: A case study in Harbin
Yi Liu, Yang Yang, Lei Liu
Bridging the gap between building energy modeling and controls implementation - experiences of, and best practice for, coupled HVAC-control modeling
Michael Wetter, Yan Chen, Karthik Devaprasad, Paul Ehrlich, Jianjun Hu
Quantifying the cooling demand of urban areas using aerial images
Florian Barth, Simon Schüppler, Kathrin Menberg, Philipp Blum
A framework for calibrating and validating an air loop dynamic model in an HVAC system in Modelica
Yicheng Li, Zhelun Chen, Jin Wen, Yangyang Fu, Amanda Pertzborn, Zheng O’Neill
Classification of building properties from the German census data for energy analyses purposes
Luis Blanco, Megha Aditya, Björn Schiricke, Bernhard Hoffschmidt
Improved urban irradiation simulations using the Pyrano 2-phase model with semantic obstruction segmentation
Bowen Tian, Roel Loonen, Jan Hensen
Development of simplified chiller energy consumption simulation model using load ratio in PKPM BES module
Sen Yu, Haidong Wang, Yongwei Zhang
BIM interoperability: graph neural networks as an alternative for data communication and relationship establishment in human-centric studies
Veronica Martins Gnecco, Filippo Vittori, Anna Laura Pisello
Empirical validation of building energy modeling input parameters: Cooling performance curves of a direct expansion coil
Sungkyun Jung, Yeobeom Yoon, Piljae Im
Data-driven reduced order modelling using clusters of thermal dynamics
Alberto Silvestri, Gearóid P. Lydon, Christoph Waibel, Duan Wu, Arno Schlueter
What metrics does the building energy performance community use to compare dynamic models?
Hicham Johra, Markus Schaffer, Gaurav Chaudhary, Hussain Syed Kazmi, Jérôme Le Dréau, Steffen Petersen
Machine learning-based Sobol sensitivity analysis for building energy assessment without Monte Carlo integral
Hu Zhang, Wei Tian, Kheng Sambatmaryde, Jingyuan Tan, Bo Chen
Exploring cross-project building performance prediction: creation and implementation of a zone-based surrogate model for building performance optimization
Artem Verkhovskiy, Abraham Yezioro, Isaac Guedi Capeluto
A method for selection of outdoor design conditions based on simultaneous occurrence of meteorological elements by using multivariate joint distributions
Zhichao Jiao, Craig Farnham, Jihui Yuan, Kazuo Emura
Building energy consumption and peak load reduction potential of mixed-use community through urban building energy modeling
Wenxian Zhao, Zhang Deng, Yixing Chen
Assessing the Potential of Open Data for Expanding the Urban Building Dataset: A case study in Huangpu District, Shanghai
Chengcheng Song, Yixing Chen, Zhang Deng, Yue Yuan
A data framework enabling BEM and BMS interoperability based on semantic web technologies and Brick ontology
Zhiyu Zheng, Rani Elmeouche, Elham Farazdaghi, Esma Yahia, Patrick Beguery, Fakhreddine Ababsa
Phyvac: a Python module for highly flexible HVAC system simulation, and fault dataset generation as an application example
Shohei Miyata, Shanrui Shi, Yasuhori Akashi, Takao Sawachi
A Bayesian deep learning methodology with uncertainty quantification for harnessing the residential building heating system energy flexibility
Adamantios Bampoulas, Yunlong Cheng, Fabiano Pallonetto, Donal Finn, Eleni Mangina
Inverse surrogate modelling to determine thermal characteristics of buildings
Liam Antony Jowett-Lockwood, Ralph Evins
Rapid prototyping of building energy system modeling for shopping centers
Xuchao Ying, Konstantin Finkbeiner, Martin Kremer, Dirk Müller
Low-cost photographic measurement of colour, specular reflectance, and roughness
Nathaniel L Jones, Arusha Nirvan, Christoph F Reinhart
A Review of the Fundamental Concepts of CFD for Novice Users in Building Research and Design
Soo Jeong Jo, James Jones
Semi-automated extraction of HVAC system topology from imperfect Building Information Models
Dimitris Mavrokapnidis, Georgios Nektarios Lilis, Kyriakos Katsigarakis, Ivan Korolija, Dimitrios Rovas
Evaluating an auto decoder-based generative model for the infomorphism urban planning framework
Fengqi Li, Xinwei Zhuang
Development of a surrogate model for interactive early-stage net-zero building design
David Rulff, Evins Ralph, Cant Kevin
Infomorphism: integrating a forecasting model for high-resolution urban energy demand prediction
Fengqi Li, Haolin Yang, Kristen R. Schell, Alexandros Tsamis
Predicting energy consumption and thermal comfort in buildings using a hybrid machine learning and building performance simulation approach
Elin Markarian, Elie Azar
A novel model reduction and calibration methodology to define lumped parameters of building thermal models
Anthony Maturo, Andreas Athienitis, Benoit Delcroix
Ensemble transfer learning strategy in forecasting power consumption for residential buildings
Bowen Yang, Yuxiang Chen, Mustafa Gül, Haitao Yu, Charlie Shields
Unsupervised estimation of residential electricity outages from aggregated meter data
Praveen Radhakrishnan, Kingsley Nweye, Ting-Yu Dai, Zoltan Nagy
Building energy modelling based on building information modelling: the remaining problems and a more robust method
Mingyue Guo, Peng Xu, Hongxin Wang, Jiefan Gu, Zhe Chen
Graph Convolutional Network (GCN) for predicting multizone airflow path
Xiaoshi Wang, Xu Han, Ali Malkawi, Na Li
A novel framework for Bayesian calibration of building energy models with sub-hourly building operational data
Chou Shen, Seungjae Lee, Chi-Guhn Lee, Joy Lai
Environment for pre-simulation characterization of energy models through set analysis
Nick Novelli, Kenton Phillips, Arash Zarmehr, Xi Cheng, Luchen Huang, Xiaofei Shen, Aman Singhvi, Maria Aiolova, Jason Vollen
A novel rooftop solar energy potential estimation method based on deep learning at district level
Guannan Li, Zixi Wang, Chengliang Xu
Clustering analysis of IAQ patterns and characteristics in a university dormitory
Joongyeon Jo, Hyeun Jun Moon
Developing teaching in urban building energy modelling
Pamela Jane Fennell, Ivan Korolija, Rajan Rawal, Martin Wieser, Argyrios Oraiopoulos
Study on the performance of fractional-step methods for unsteady ventilation simulations
Jingzhi Li, Haidong Wang, Pengzhi Zhou
3D printing path optimization strategy based on Dijkstra's algorithm --The contour slicing method with Eulerian loop optimization as an example
Zhe Lai, Yalong Mao, Lukui Huang, Hao Zheng
Investigating the relationship between energy assessor training and assessment methodology in standardised energy assessments in Europe
David Jenkins, Mahsa Sayfikar
Pathway toward prior knowledge-integrated machine learning in engineering
Xia Chen, Philipp Geyer
Investigating the “whole-life performance” of representative profile extraction for microgrid planning
Linfeng Xie, Yi Ju, Zhe Wang, Zhihan Su, Scott Moura, Borong Lin
Developing a Framework for Automated Modelling of BIPV
Abdella Alzade, Dirk Saelens
Identification of room occupancy and activity based on Gaussian Mixture Modeling of HEMS data
Hideaki Uchida, Nanami Iwabuchi, Yohei Yamaguchi, Yoshiyuki Shimoda
A Conditional Generative Adversarial Networks (CGAN) model for indoor wind field images prediction
Yaqi Wu, Ziqi Gao, Xiaoqian Li, Zhen Han, Xianwei Liu, Gang Liu
Energy modelling and forecasting for an underground agricultural farm using a higher order dynamic mode decomposition approach
Zack Xuereb Conti, Rebecca Ward, Ruchi Choudhary
HVAC systems performance modeling using component-based machine learning
Seyed Azad Nabavi, Ueli Saluz, Marco Wolf, Philipp Geyer
Large-scale data-driven predictive control of AHU and RTU systems for New York State in winter
Zhipeng Deng , Xuezheng Wang , Zixin Jiang , Nianxin Zhou, Haiwang Ge , Bing Dong
Physical informed graph convolutional networks for fast simulation of thermal bridges in building structures
Wenkai Zhang, Jie Lu, Yang Zhao
Coordinate descent-based model calibration methodology for HVAC subsystems
Jie Lu, Jianing He, Yang Zhao, Wenkai Zhang, Zeyu Zheng
A Machine Learning Model for the Prediction of Building Hourly Heating Demand from CityGML Files: Training Workflow and Deployment as an API
Marco Tognoli, Giuseppe Peronato, Jerome H. Kaempf
Development of a Directed Acyclic Graph through expert elicitation for Causal Inference in Built Environment Research.
Minnie Mary Alice Ashdown, Giorgos Petrou
Implementation and demonstration of an automated energy modeling framework for scalable and adaptable building digital twins based on the SAREF ontology
Jakob Bjørnskov, Muhyiddine Jradi
How does different collected data influence data-driven chiller model – Analysis of collected data distribution using causal discovery method
Tong Xiao, Peng Xu, Shunian Qiu
Leveraging simulation data to predict thermal comfort using reduce order modelling
Prasad Rajendra Pawar, Sairandhri Rajendra Pawar, Rohit Ravindra Chavan, Sandip Nivritti Jadhav
Building performance simulation of Advanced Building Envelope (ABE): towards a python-based open-source library to support co-simulation for design and operations
Yangkong Zhou, Giovanni Gennaro, Stefano Fantucci, Mohamd Ibrahim, Erwin Franquet, Fabio Favoino
Energy demand uncertainty analysis based on a probabilistic building characteristics approach
Rui Guo, Simon Meunier, Dirk Saelens
PALM-4U GUI: A cloud based user-friendly graphical user interface for the urban climate model PALM-4U
Matthias Winkler, Sebastian Stadler, Jan Radon, Johanna Henning
A data-driven framework for modelling community energy demand
Sandhya Patidar, David Jenkins, Andrew Peacock, Kumar Biswajit Debnath
Dynax: a differentiable dynamic energy simulator for inverse inference, optimal control and end-to-end learning
Yangyang Fu, Zheng O'Neill
A validated high-fidelity simulator for an ultra-efficient office building based on coupled EnergyPlus-Modelica models
Xu Han, Shide Salimi, Ali Malkawi, Xiaoshi Wang, Na Li
A deep learning accelerator framework for large eddy simulation in the built environment
Giovanni Calzolari, Wei Liu
The parallel modification of state space method for enhancing building thermal process simulation
Manying Zhang, Fan Bu, Hanyun Wang, Changxiang Xu, Xuyuan Kang, Da Yan, Ruhong Wu
Development of a calibrated zonal model for airflow and temperature distribution prediction
Bo Lan, Gongsheng Huang
Development and application of brick schema based multi-sources data integration for smart building energy management
XU Kan, Fu Xiao
Automatic generation of RC models using IoT data from commercial buildings
Ziwei Xiao, Fu Xiao
A novel 3D-geographic information system and deep learning integrated approach for high-accuracy building rooftop solar energy potential characterization of high-density cities
Haoshan Ren, Yongjun Sun, Yelin Zhang



Performance-driven design



Thermal fluxes and solar energy storage in a massive brick wall in natural conditions, year-round simulation
Mariusz Owczarek
Thermal Performance and Characterization of a Sawdust-raw Earth Material for Building Application and Behavior
Ryad Bouzouidja, Tinting Vogt Wu, Abraham Samuel, Jacinta Dsilva, Jasmina Locke, Mehdi Sbartaï
Scalable performance assessment of a chiller in existing buildings with different thermal dynamics
Young-Sub Kim, Seon-Jung Ra, Cheol-Soo Park
Intelligent simulation:fast deep multi-fidelity surrogate models to assess building green performances at the early design stage
Yuhan Dong, Cheng Sun, Lei Liu
On the choice of the weather dataset in hygrothermal simulations in Mediterranean climate: MRY vs TWY
Alessandra Urso, Vincenzo Costanzo, Gianpiero Evola, Francesco Nocera
Moisture storage and water uptake experimental data for three-layer and five-layer CLT specimens
Gianpiero Evola, Thomas Kringlebotn Thiis, Francesco Lomeo
A genetic-algorithm-based framework for assessing the performance of shading strategies
Shikang Wen, Xiao Hu, Guanjun Hua, Peng Xue, Dayi Lai
Enhanced evaluation of ground-coupled heat pump operation
Lucija Magdic, Tea Zakula, Luka Boban, Franko Curcin
Design and optimization of a novel dual source heat pump unit in a nearly-zero energy building
Lei Zhang, Guohui Feng, Kailiang Huang, Shasha Chang, Ainong Li
Energy performance of thermochromic smart windows in office buildings in different climate zones
Shuangdui Wu, Hongli Sun, Mengfan Duan, Borong Lin, Zhixuan Huang
Impact of pore network parameters on hygric properties of porous materials
Chengnan Shi, Jeroen Soete, Hans Janssen
Comparing dynamic statistical models on simulated monitoring data to co-heating test results for estimating the Heat Loss Coefficient
Katia Ritosa, Dirk Saelens, Staf Roels
Life cycle-based comparison of office buildings in timber and concrete construction with special consideration of thermal masses using building simulation
Nico Ehlers, Kathrin Theilig, Werner Lang
A new fast dynamic Smagorinsky model using artificial neural network for simulation of outdoor airflow and pollutant dispersion
Ting Dai, Sumei Liu, Junjie Liu, Nan Jiang, Qingyan Chen
Automation of Life Cycle Assessments for large-scale building refurbishments
Sonja Tamara Herzogenrath, Maximilian Schildt, Jérôme Frisch, Christoph van Treeck
Daylight, glare, and view: Multi-objective design workflow for open workplace
Kari Leif, Jamie Ho, Guanzhou Ji
Causality-based model for decision-making of building energy retrofit
Chul-Hong Park, Young-Sub Kim, Tae Yong Song, Seon-Jung Ra, Cheol-Soo Park
Study on renovation strategy of natural ventilation based on manual opening of windows
Ke Li, Tong Zhang
How does building shape affect carbon neutrality in the early design stage? Sensitivity analysis and optimization design of office buildings in cold regions of China
Ping Chen, Jie Zhang
The design and optimization of a novel heating tower compound ground source heat pump heat storage system
Ainong Li, Guohui Feng, Kailiang Huang, Shasha Chang, Lei Zhang
Daylighting design optimization of symmetrical bilateral openings with internal blinds in tropical classrooms using RBFOpt algorithm
Fahmi Nur Hakim, Dhafira Ramadhani, Atthaillah .., Arinda P. Rachman, Rizki A. Mangkuto, Justin Pradipta, Sofhia Ribka Aritonang
Numerical analysis of wind effects on mechanically induced depressurization for asbestos abatement
Anjali Krishnan Radhakrishnan Jayakumari, Alessio Ricci, Romain Guichard, Stefanie Gillmeier, Bert Blocken
Prediction of daylighting performance using machine learning algorithm based on radiance simulated data
Qinbo Li, Juan Carlos Baltazar, Jeff Haberl
Simulation study on how geometric factors influence the flow coefficient of perforated plate
Zhichao Liu, Huijun Mao, Qinglin Meng
Collaborative approach to design: case-study of future-proofing a Paragraph 80 house
Ozlem Duran, Amira Elnokaly
Developing an advanced daylight model for a shading system with conditional generative adversarial network (cGAN)
Manal Anis, You-Jeong Kim, Yun Kyu Yi
A performance-based acoustical design strategy for centralized air distribution networks
Zakarya Kabbara, Arne Dijckmans, Sandy Jorens, Jitse Van Thillo, Ivan Verhaert
Building simulation analysis using a 60-year historical weather series in Brasília/Brazil: How has the changing climate impacted the thermal performance of social housing?
Matheus Körbes Bracht, Larissa Pereira de Souza, Vanessa Aparecida Caieiro da Costa, Ana Paula Melo, Roberto Lamberts
Effectiveness extrapolation of rotary energy exchangers and its impact on energy simulation
Weimin Wang, Alaa Jamal Alhariry, Yaolin Lin
Passive design multi-objective optimization for high-performance tropical office buildings: Comparison of four different decision-making algorithms
Arinda Puspita Rachman, Chalila Ichwania, Atthaillah ., Rizki A. Mangkuto, Justin Pradipta
Investigation on heat-flow and energy consumption by solar shielding at the openings
Takaya Kasashima, Yasuhiro Shimazaki, Jihui Yuan, Masaki Tajima, Yuya Harada, Atsuo Shimizu
Numerical investigation of the heat transfer in realistic rooms with a two-panel radiator
Zhenming Peng, Svenja Carrigan, Oliver Kornadt
Aerosol concentration and airflow distribution assessment in a multi-zone indoor space with mechanical ventilation: field measurements and CFD simulations
Lili Xia, Alessio Ricci, Peng Qin, Bert Blocken
Numerical modeling of a novel Rotary Heat Recovery Wheel with embedded Phase Change Material (RHRW+PCM).
J.A. Almendros-Ibáñez, M. Castro-García, J.F. Belmonte
Analysis of energy flexibility of an efficient positive energy apartment building in a Nordic climate by thermal mass activation
Rakesh Ramesh, Ala Hasan, Hassam Ur Rehman
CFD simulation for opaque ventilated facades in hot arid climate based on literature review design parameters.
Ahmed Abdullatif Alyahya, Simon Lannon, Wassim Jabi
The impact of urban layouts on indoor thermal condition: a comparative study between traditional and contemporary urban blocks in hot arid climate
Hayder Mirza Majeed Murad Khan, Saleh AL-Saadi, Naima Epse Boudidah, Alya Al- Hashim
A critical analysis of future weather data for building and energy modeling
Zhaoyun Zeng, Ji-Hyun {Jeannie} Kim, Haochen Tan, Yuqing Hu, Parag Rastogi, Jiali Wang, Ralph Muehleisen
GNNs based method for evaluating HVAC terminal piping layout solutions in office buildings
Hongxin Wang, Peng Xu, Yake Zhang, Ruiying Jin, Jiefan Gu
High thermal performance phase-change material integrated bamboo wall
Floriberta Binarti, Jackobus Ade Prasetya
Image-based residential building sunlight inspection using step-wise deep learning models
Dan Hou
Multi-objective design and performance analysis of renewable energy cogeneration systems considering the effects of climatic conditionsMulti-objective design and performance analysis of renewable energy cogeneration systems considering the effects of climatic conditions
Ying Du, Shohei Miyata, Yasunori Akashi
Machine learning techniques and 3D GIS building model for accurate solar radiation prediction on building facades in mountainous and urban regions
Aleksandr Gevorgian, Giovanni Pernigotto, Andrea Gasparella
Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) based spatial mapping of indoor air quality and thermal comfort in the indoor environment
Tripti Singh Rajput, Albert Thomas
Multi-performance method for urban densification
Abel Sepúlveda, Nasim Eslamirad, Francesco De Luca
A parametric approach to evaluate the impact of BIPV facades on outdoor thermal comfort in different urban contexts
Ayca Duran, Christoph Waibel, Arno Schlueter
Dynamic drivers of building Carbon emissions
Xianzhi Zhou, Wei Tian, Pieter de Wilde, Juchao Yin, Kheng Sambatmaryde, Bo Chen
A holistic view of solutions in social housing in São Paulo - Brazil: CO2 emissions, performance, and cost of roof compositions
Larissa Pereira de Souza, Matheus Körbes Bracht, Vanessa Aparecida Caieiro da Costa, Ana Paula Melo, Roberto Lamberts
Numerical simulation and optimal design of micro-climate of shelter parts of air conditioning outer unit
Jiyuan Wu, Hailu Wei, Jiayu Chen, Wei Wang
EUI benchmarks for net-zero energy buildings in India
Gaurav Vakil, Sreejith Jayaram, Jaydeep Bhadra, Yashima Jain, Prasad Vaidya, Vismaya Paralkar, Matthew Dahlhausen
Residential Façade Optimisation for Daylight-Thermal Balance and Climate Change Impact in a Hot and Humid Climate
Nur Nasuha Abd Salam, Simon Lannon
A classification method of room radiant and convective time series based on decision trees and support vector machine
Xinchao Zhang, Youming Chen
Auto optimization of building retrofit based on the whole life performance
Xinyi LI, Yuxin WU, Chenqiu DU
A new bioclimatic zoning for India
Krishan Upadhyay, Manoj Kumar Sundaram, Gouri Parvanendu, Rajasekar Elangovan
Energy, water, and food nexus simulation for built environments in a desert climate
Tariq Alshahrani, Tarek Rakha
Pedestrian-level wind and pollutant exposure risk around a semi-open industrial building
Yujie Chu, Jianlin Liu, Rongkun Zheng, Jiading Zhong
Study on the indoor thermal environment affected by open window in passive building
Zhiwei Guo, Weirong Zhang, Gaofeng Deng, Yunlong Guan
Developing a digital workflow to estimate green walls’ performance for enhancing indoor air quality.
Rawan Jafar, Wassim Jabi, Simon Lannon
The future of weather files for building performance simulation in New York State
Carrie Brown, Nicholas Rajkovich, Elizabeth Gilman, Anna LaRue, Jessica Keast
Assessing the impact of building shape on aircraft noise attenuation: comparison between geometrical acoustics simulation and in-situ measurements
Kyujin Kim, Martijn Lugten, Gustaf Wuite, Zhikai Peng, Martin Tenpierik
Integrating simulation and measurement techniques to model outdoor noise and heat in airport neighbourhoods with varying urban geometries
Gustaf Wuite, Zhikai Peng, Kyujin Kim, Martijn Lugten, Martin Tenpierik
A web dashboard to support early design decisions to meet energy goals
Allyson Carvalho Silva Santos, Clara Ovídio de Medeiros Rodrigues, Aldomar Pedrini
Data Driven Neighborhood Design, a proof of concept for optimizing neighborhood geometry based on direct solar radiation.
Anas Lila
Systematizing Optioneering Approach in high performance building design
Xiaofei Shen, Luchen Huang, Nick Novelli, Aman Singhvi, Arash Zarmehr, Maria Aiolova, Jason Vollen
A multimodal Generative Adversarial Nets model for the prediction of matrix-based building performance
Xiaoqian Li, Zhen Han, Gang Liu
Human-centric lighting assessment of balcony design
J. Alstan Jakubiec, Eliany Rodriguez, Amy Li, Terri Peters, Ted Kesik
Design optimization of atrium, skylight, and façade design for daylighting performance in tropical office buildings using k-Nearest Neighbour classifier and Pareto frontiers
Refanie Fajrina Salma, Yulio Prasojo, Rizki Armanto Mangkuto, Mochamad Donny Koerniawan, Atthaillah Atthaillah
Prediction method of Coincident design day based on SCP model and XGBoost algorithm
Guangren Xie, Youming Chen
What is happening? Why is it happening? – Investigative pedagogical approach for building performance simulation education
Minu Agarwal, Rajan Rawal
Build tight, ventilate right; would still need energy might?
Shreya Marwaha, Sneha Sanu Das, Parag Wate
A comparative analysis of energy consumption through HVAC system configuration in a building-integrated rooftop greenhouse
Jabin Goo, Hakjong Shin, Jeonga Kang, Jiwon Kim, Sun-Hye Mun, Younghoon Kwak, Jung-Ho Huh
Simulation-based design optimization of Local Energy Communities: a case study of the BAM living lab
Farzaneh Mousavi Motlagh, Thien-An Nguyen-Huu, Pieter-Jan Hoes, Trung Thai Tran, Jan Hensen, Phuong Hong Nguyen
Optimal design ofenergy-saving renovation oriented for ultra-low energy housings and carbon emission in cold region
Yibo Chen, Er Linag, Min Guo, Umberto Berardi, Mengkun Wu
Comparative cost-benefit analysis of upgrading existing office buildings in European climates
Sara A. Sharbaf, Roland Reitberger, Patricia Schneider-Marin
Rethinking natural ventilation strategies in buildings through simulation
Merve Coşar, Gülsu Ulukavak Harputlugil, Pieter De Wilde
Climate-resilience examination of retrofitting measures based on future climate data and energy supply with waste heat
Arda Karasu, Maximilian Friebe, Claus Steffan, Martin Kriegel
Verification of the use of hybrid weather files for concurrent assessment of space heating and indoor overheating
Cheng Cui, Duncan Grassie, Ivan Korolija, Rokia Raslan, Yair Schwartz, Anna Mavrogianni
Effect evaluation of heat transfer optimization approach for multi-tube energy storage unit
Jiaxin Zhang, Shihao Wen, Sumei Liu, Junjie Liu
Textile as second-skin façade for building envelope retrofitting: a numerical analysis on the comfort, energy and environmental impacts in different European climates.
Niloufar Mokhtari, Giovanni Ciampi, Yorgos Spanodimitriou, Alessandro Nocente, Mattia Manni, Gabriele Lobaccaro, Michelangelo Scorpio, Sergio Sibilio
Effect of technical building system types on load matching indicators for net zero energy residential buildings
László Zsolt Gergely, Tamás Csoknyai, Miklós Horváth
Developing a new decision support tool for sizing louvers in hot and humid climates concerning light efficiency and building energy gain
Garry Rivière, Bruno Malet-Damour
New methods of designing high-rise residential towers with the ventilation effectiveness study: traditional Korean muntins, "Sal"
Jung Min Han, Junho Choi, YoonYoung Choi
The role of Building Performance Simulation in developing an evidence based retrofit strategy for Net Zero social Housing
Marco Picco, Duncan Baker-Brown, Nick Adlam
Effect of infill height design variation of 4D-printed hygromorphic-based louvers on daylight performance
Rana El-Dabaa, Sherif Abdelmohsen
Modification of sol-air temperature calculation model in high altitude area: A case study in Lhasa of China
Xiangyang Cheng, Kaili Yin, Xiaojing Zhang, Jingchao Xie
Development of Numerical Model and Design Framework for Mixed-Mode Ventilation in the Tropics
Hsiung Wei Luke Beh, Peng Cheng Wang, Steve Kardinal Jusuf, Woei Ken Po
Adaptive façades for residential buildings: a preliminary study
Ahmed Kadhim Alsaedi, Tim Sharpe, Pieter de Wilde
Exemplifying the importance of simulation parameters in building applications by validating airflow models in Grasshopper
Ran Zhang, Christoph Waibel, Xiaodong Xu, Ke Liu, Thomas Wortmann
Research on the Passive Energy Saving Effect of Phase Change Materials in Village Self-built House - Take the Cold Region as an Example
Weilin Li, Rufei Li, Lixiang Cheng, Changhai Liu, Haichao Gao, Yonghui Liang
Net-zero individual housing: investigating passive retrofitting scenario in warm mediterranean climate
Tony Lichaa Geagea, Philippe H. Saleh
CFD design of a novel torque measurement damper without air flow instability effects
Shihao Wen, Junjie Liu
Bio-jaali: Passive building skin with mycelium for climate change adaptation to extreme heat
Kumar Biswajit Debnath, Natalia Pynirtzi, Jane Scott, Colin Davie, Ben Bridgens
Thermal and uncertainty analysis of a lightweight floor with integrated TABS and ventilation system
Esther Borkowski, Gearóid P. Lydon, Arno Schlueter
Theoretical study on thermal performance of dynamic composite envelope (DCE)
Tian Zhao, Zhi Zhuang, Hai Ye, Haixin Guo
Flows across 3D urban street canyons: Reynolds number independence revisited
Sirui Zhu, Lup Wai Chew
Assessing the microclimatic adaptation of a Modern Movement 1960s neighbourhood through its urban evolution.
Javier de Sola-Caraballo, Victoria Lopez-Cabeza, Jorge Roa-Fernandez, Carlos Rivera-Gómez, Maria Teresa Palomares Figueres, Carmen Galán Marín
Influence of future climate scenarios on the sizing of Building-Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV) installations. Case study of a new research-center building in Switzerland
Sergi Aguacil Moreno
The reduction of building energy demand by a living wall system in a Central European climate
Maria Hartmann, Hayder Alsaad, Morteza Mosayebzadeh, Conrad Voelker
Suitability of Test Reference Year for performance assessment of buildings with PV-battery system
Riccardo Gazzin, Zahra Mohammadi, Roel Loonen, Giovanni Pernigotto, Andrea Gasparella, Jan Hensen
Assessing the cooling performance of tropical dwellings using multi-year future climate scenario EnergyPlus weather files: A case study of Brunei Darussalam
Syafiq Saiful, Steven K Firth, Eftychia Spentzou
Identification and assessment of urban ventilation corridors in the urban canopy layer under dynamic wind directions
Sihong Du, Xiaoming Kuang, Jun Chen, Xing Shi
Coupling CFD and BES simulation for the energy certification of buildings in Spain
Victoria López-Cabeza, David Moreno-Lopez, Eduardo Diz-Mellado, Carlos Rivera-Gómez, Holly W. Samuelson, Carmen Galán Marín
Investigation into the influence of air supply blade swing on indoor thermal environment of stratum ventilation for heating mode
Yuru Wang, Yixin Liu, Yong Cheng
Analysis of indoor thermal environment and passive design variables in a college dormitory building
Xinyu Xu, Qi Dong, Meng Zhen
Study on the influence of kitchen door seam on air distribution in severe cold regions
Kailiang Huang, Jiawei Li, Guohui Feng, Dan Liu, Xiaoxu Li
A deep learning approach for pedestrian wind comfort prediction for generative design processes
Linde van Beers, Mike Jäger, Pia Riedel, Veronika Heidegger, Henry Sallandt
Exploring energy poverty and potential retrofit scenarios of masonry residential stock in Mediterranean climate
Andia Ulliri, Sokol Dervishi
Challenges in modelling thermo-optical performance of 3D-printed facades: a cross-domain review
Valeria Piccioni, Matthias Leschok, Esther Borkowski, Illias Hischier, Arno Schlüter
Design optimization of heating and cooling systems of a mixed-use community
Zhiyuan Wang, Yixing Chen
A surrogate CFD model using Machine Learning for fast design explorations of the indoor environment
Antonio D'Aquilio, Hesham Ebrahim, Enrico Crobu
Investigation into the use of statistically and dynamically downscaled future climate datasets in assessing building performance
Zhaowan FU, Chunde LIU
Enhancing operation flexibility of distributed energy systems: a flexible multi-objective optimization planning method considering long-term and temporary objectives
Xiaoyuan Li, Zhe Tian, Jide Niu, Xiaolei Yuan, Risto Kosonen, Rami Niemi, Bin Yang
Numerical validation of a simplified design procedure for calculating the heating load in buildings with Breathing Wall components
Andrea Alongi, Adriana Angelotti, Livio Mazzarella
Uncertainty in UK building energy compliance testing using building performance simulation
Hoi Ching Catherine Yeung, Jonathan Wright, Steven K. Firth
Radiant split for the internal heat gains in buildings with radiant cooling systems
Baisong Ning, He Yang, Weilin Li, Hongyuan Jia, Fan Zhang
Hybrid Heat pumps in Collective Buildings, a good agreement for Energy transition
David Da Silva, Ghady Abou Rached, David Dupuis
Effectiveness of Building Performance Optimization in a Design Experiment
Yilu Luo, Shuai Lu
Life cycle optimisation study for retrofitting an archetype building in new cities in Egypt
Fady Abdelaziz, Rokia Raslan, Phil Symonds
Creation of Cold Spell Year in cold climate zones
Xingkai Zhang, Chunde Liu
Epwshiftr: incorporating open data of climate change prediction into building performance simulation for future adaptation and mitigation
Hongyuan Jia, Adrian Chong, Baisong Ning
Decision tree model combined with Latin Hypercube Sampling to identify low energy optimal renovation strategies
Ke Li, Tong Zhang
Numerical and experimental Thermal study of a small-scale urban block with courtyard
Omar Charif, Adnane M’Saouri El Bat, Zaid Romani, Abdeslam Draoui
Identifying Height-Based Parameters of Roof Shading as a Passive Cooling Strategy in Buildings
Kuladeep Kumar Sadevi, Avlokita Agrawal
Revit2DALEC: A BIM-based building energy performance simulation tool used during the early design stage for orientation and location optimization
Josef Miller, Rainer Pfluger, Martin Hauer Hauer
Evaluating building carbon footprint in concept design stage
Mahsa Torabi, Ralph Evins
Operational carbon footprint analysis and low-carbon design strategies of a high-rise office building in subtropical Guangzhou, China
Deng PAN, Xiaojun Yu, Yuekuan Zhou
Design Optimization of Building Form and Fenestration for Daylighting and Thermal Energy in Three Variations of the Hot Climate of Egypt
Amany Khalil
Performance Evaluation and Resilience Testing of a Passivhaus school
Hengyang Zhang, Nishesh Jain, Chryssa Thoua
Potential effect of mechanical ventilative cooling on the climate resilience of the Italian residential building stock
Mamak P.Tootkaboni, Ilaria Ballarini, Vincenzo Corrado
Performance gap analysis in the context of building energy efficiency certificate in South Korea
Young-Seo Yoo, Hansol Shin, Deuk-Woo Kim, Cheol-Soo Park
Design analysis of distributed energy systems with different energy storage devices under a flexible scheduling strategy
Zhichao Liu, Yiqun Pan, Baohong Jin
Finding an optimal angle to balance daylight and glare for serrated window at western facade in a typical office based on numerical simulation
Guanjun Hua, Dayi Lai, Ziqi Zhang
Estimating the impact of building retrofit measures on the operational greenhouse emissions of medium office buildings – A case study in Ontario, Canada
Andres Gallardo, Iain Macdonald, Heather Knudsen, Mariana Barssoum
Energy saving potential of a sunspace with passive soil heat storage in Tibet plateau
Yichao Geng, Han Xu, Tianfei Gao, Zihao Fan, Luyang Shi, Hua Zhang, Ruihai Wang
Research on the optimal period of record for determining climatic design parameters under climate change
Xia Wu, Zhe Tian, Jide Niu, Xiaolei Yuan, Risto Kosonen, Bin Yang
MOOSAS - a building performance optimization tool in the early design stage: development, evaluations, improvements, and applications
Jun Xiao, Deyin Zhang, Shiji Yang, Borong Lin
A framework for HVAC system auto-zoning based on BIM
Ruiying Jin, Jiefan Gu, Hongxin Wang, Yikun Yang, Peng Xu, Yu Jiang, Chenchen Xuan, Bo Lin
Development of extreme meteorological years for analysis of indoor thermal performance during heat and cold events
Xue Liu, Da Yan, Wu Yi
Influence of geometric parameters of stacked sports buildings on natural ventilation
Xiaowei Bai, Ning Zhang, Baishu Xia, Xiangyuan Feng
Directional anisotropy of diffuse solar irradiance: impact assessment on the solar transmittance of common glazings
Juan Manuel Rodríguez Muñoz, Gerardo Vitale, Italo Bove, Gonzalo Ab
A comprehensive performance evaluation framework establish scheme for the operating period of buildings based on CRITIC-Entropy weighting method
Zhichao Liu, Tao Meng, Yiqun Pan, Mingchun Zhou
Regression models for predicting carbon emission reduction potentials in existing office buildings
Changqi Li, Yiqun Pan, Yumin Liang, Ling Fu, Jing Li, Tianrui Sun, Mingya Zhu



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Optimization of integrated energy system with phase-change energy storage heat pump considering thermal inertia
Yan Yu, Fang Liu, Yingjie Li, Ke Chen, Yinghui Liu
Sensitivity Analysis of building archetypes for the life cycle assessments of districts
Maximilian Schildt, Anna Ponec, Yacine Tayeb, Johannes Linus Cuypers, Jérôme Frisch, Christoph Alban van Treeck
Selection of the most high-performance and robust design for a zero-emission neighbourhood: Case study of Flytårnet area in Norway
Shabnam Homaei, Roberta Moschetti, John Clauss
Data-driven prediction of residential building energy performance at an urban scale through end-use demand segregation
Usman Ali, Sobia Bano, Nikita Molinard, Divyanshu Sood, Muhammad Haris Shamsi, Cathal Hoare, James O'Donnell
Evaluation of upward and downward reflectance of different building facade reflectors between urban canyons
Jihui Yuan, Yasuhiro Shimazaki, Masaki Tajima, Craig Farnham, Kazuo Emura
TRNSYS model of district heating system used as heat storage for decentralized solar thermal collectors
Raimonds Bogdanovics, Jurgis Zemitis, Aleksandrs Zajacs
A novel approach to address spatial uncertainties and simultaneously optimize concept, scope, and equipment design in district heating system
Tong Guo, Yusheng Chen, Max Bachmann, Martin Kriegel
Exploring the Potential of Digital Twins at the District Scale: a Framework for Investigation
Khaleel Odeh, Pieter De Wilde
Regional carbon emission reduction prediction via retrofits of commercial buildings with a case study of US school buildings in hot climates
Yizhi Yang, Yingli Lou, Yunyang Ye, Wangda Zuo
Economic analysis of rooftop photovoltaic system under different shading conditions for 20 cities in China
Zhiyi Ren, Yixing Chen
Impact of different Input Data on Urban Building Energy Modeling for the German Building Stock
Mara Geske, Merit Engels, Alexander Benz, Conrad Voelker
Comparative data analysis of two tools estimating annual heating load curves of buildings on an urban scale based on use cases
Johannes Linus Cuypers, Maxim Shamovich, Julian Körner, Sebastian Weck-Ponten, Jérôme Frisch, Christoph van Treeck
Building-to-grid modeling framework with a case study of battery systems
Nicholas J. Waltz, Cary A. Faulkner, Yunyang Ye, Xuechen Lei, Eli T. Brock
Evaluating Community Energy Resilience and the Efficacy of On-site Solar and Storage
Maggie Sheng, Evan Giarta
Machine learning-based district load forecasting models for fifth-generation district heating and cooling systems
Ting Bu, Rui Fan, Kexin Sun, Yibing Zhou, Bin Zheng
Characterizing the energy flexibility of districts using urban building energy modelling
Daniel Heidenthaler, Markus Leeb, Michael Moltinger, Thomas Bednar
Investigation of district heating peak load reduction and potential business models
Reza Mokhtari, Konstantin Filonenko, Rune Grønborg Junker, Henrik Madsen, Rongling Li
Inverse identification of pollutant sources in 2D street canyons based on real weather conditions
Minzhang Hou, Yuwei Dai, Lu Chen, Shuang Luo, Fuyao Zhang
IEA EBC Annex 81 – Data-driven smart buildings: Building-to-grid applications
Hicham Johra, Han Li, Flavia de Andrade Pereira, Kingsley Nweye, Lasitha Chamari, Zoltan Nagy
A district level analysis for evaluating the future summer overheating in Belgium
Yixiao Ma, Mohammad Haris Shamsi, Mohsen Sharifi, Amin Kouti, Dirk Lauwaet, Stijn Verbeke
Influence of radiation modeling on a simplification shoeboxing algorithm for Urban and Building Energy Modeling
Federico Battini, Giovanni Pernigotto, Andrea Gasparella
Direct load control for district heating load management using least-squares support vector machine
Tohid Jafarinejad, Arash Erfani, Dirk Saelens
Modeling and simulation of the valorization of waste heat from hydrogen production in district thermal systems
Adrien François, Valentin Gavan, Thomas Guewouo, Sanae Bouaichi, Pierre Olivier
Performance comparison of three Sensitivity Analysis methods for Building-Stock Energy Models: Sobol’ SA, OAT and standardised regression SA
Matthias Van Hove, Marc Delghust, Jelle Laverge
Performance of CCHP with ice storage under climate change: a case study in Shenzhen
Pengyuan Shen, Yuchen Ji, Bicui Ye
A new workflow of urban scale 3D modelling and simulations to test the implications of the latest area-based FAR regulations on microclimate in the megacity Dhaka Conference
Tania Sharmin, Md Mizanur Rahman
Machine learning driven parameter identification for grey-box thermal modelling for buildings
Hung Quang Nguyen, Benoit Delinchant, Florent Chatelain
An occupant-centric demand response strategy with the minimum sacrifice of thermal comfort in an office building case
Yihu Zhang, Ziliang Wei, Yang Geng, Borong Lin
Surrogate Modeling performance for building design problems
Blair Birdsell, Ralph Evins
Urban Building Energy Modelling and Generative Design - an integration for energy-optimized urban design: a systematic review
Waleed Elshanshoury, Anas Lila, Yahya Lavaf-Pour, Jessica Lamond, Elena Marco
Accelerating photovoltaic potential simulations for urban building energy modeling to inform policymakers
Sam Wolk, Zachary Berzolla, Lauren Carethers, Christoph Reinhart
Infomorphism: an urban planning approach for equitable access to renewable energy
Fengqi Li, Kristen R. Schell, Alexandros Tsamis
Facade Scanner: A scalable workflow for building geometry and window-to-wall ratio capture for urban building energy modeling.
Amber Jiayu Su, Kewei Curtis Xu, Ann Ren, Tony Liu, Timur Dogan
Analyzing and modeling occupant behavior by inverse problems with smart meter data
Kazuki Nishizawa, Kazumasa Kishimoto, Hideaki Uchida, Yoshiyuki Shimoda, Yohei Yamaguchi, Kazuya Togawa
Integrating unacknowledged socioeconomic energy vulnerabilities in Urban Building Energy Modelling workflows: Informing intervention strategies for underrepresented communities
Riwayat Katia, Tarek Sherif, Tarek Rakha
Development of prototypical district-scale models
Kaiyu Sun, Wanni Zhang, David Goldwasser, Tanushree Charan, Katherine Fleming, Lauren Klun, Tianzhen Hong, Ben Polly
A high-fidelity zoning and characterization approach for building energy models in urban building energy modeling
Hanyun Wang, Zhaoru Liu, Changxiang Xu, Jiangjun Tan, Tao Wang, Da Yan
Assessment of Building Wind-driven Rain Exposure in China in the Future Climate of 2050
Shuaidou Pu, Huibo Zhang
Optimal design of distributed energy systems for enhanced energy flexibility and the impacts of the evolving electricity market prices
Xingyu Zang, Hangxin Li, Shengwei Wang
Effects of COVID-19 confinement on energy needs of residential buildings in Milan
Martina Ferrando, Banfi Alessia, Francesco Causone
Development of urban building energy models in Hong Kong based on open-source datasets
Zhang Deng, Xi Chen, Jingjing Yang, Yixing Chen
Development of an evaluation system for Japanese Global Warming Countermeasures Plan in the residential sector
Toshiki Nakanishi, Misaki Fujiwara, Yoshiyuki Shimoda
A building stock-level investigation on residential gas consumption setback possibilities in central Europe
Dóra Szagri, László Zsolt Gergely, Miklós Horváth, Zsófia Deme-Bélafi, Zsuzsa Szalay, Borbála Takácsné Tóth, Péter Kotek, Tamás Csoknyai
Methodology for the calculation of energy scenarios to achieve carbon neutrality in the building stock
Alice Tosatto, Fabian Ochs, Wolfgang Streicher, Mara Magni, Elisa Venturi
Prototyping the DOPTEST Framework for Simulation-Based Testing of System Integration Strategies in Districts
Javier Arroyo, Lucas Verleyen, Lucas Bex, Louis Hermans, Muhammad Hafeez Saeed, Yucun Lu, Joris Depoortere, Attila Bálint, Erik Delarue, Johan Driesen, Geert Deconinck, David Blum, Lieve Helsen
Optimal battery sizing model sensitive to control strategies in microgrids
Zhihan Su, Yi Ju, Zhe Wang, Scott Moura
Energy analysis of resilient cooling technologies in Mediterranean buildings – A case study
Roser Capdevila, Nuria Garrido, Enrico Tontodonati
Household air conditioning in small towns in cold regions under winter conditions Experimental Research on Demand Response
Weilin Li, Lixiang Cheng, Rufei Li, Changhai Liu, Haichao Gao, Yonghui Liang
Environmental impact assessment of renewable energy communities: the analysis of an Italian neighbourhood
Sibilla Ferroni, Martina Ferrando, Francesco Causone
Discrete optimal control of building to grid integration based on quantum computing
Zhipeng Deng, Bing Dong
Evaluation of existing residential renovation strategies in Shanghai based on coupled microclimate and energy simulation
Hui Yu, Huibo Zhang, Luo Qiu
Pedestrian-Oriented Communities: Regenerating critical street typologies using Spatial-Accessibility simulation tools to forecast change in neighbourhood GHG emissions
Marco Antonio Rico Thirion, Alstan Jakubiec
Sizing of optimally controlled district heating systems: effect of district size and occupancy heterogeneity
Louis Hermans, Wim Boydens, Lieve Helsen
A bi-level optimization method for a regional integrated energy system under climate change conditions
Jingyu Ran, Jianyu Ren, Bo Gao, Jiying Liu
Micro energy communities: collective residential heating system retrofits for CO₂ emissions abatement
Arno Meessens, Lucas Verleyen, Wouter Peere, Wim Boydens, Lieve Helsen
Evaluation of neighbourhood sustainability assessment tools for practicing on an existing neighbourhood in Great Paris
Anahita Mirani
Assessing the impact of climate change and urban heat island on the city-wide building cooling demand in Barcelona using the SUECM model
Afshin Afshari, Agnese Salvati
Verification of PyDHN - a Python library for the thermo-hydraulic simulation of district heating networks - through the DESTEST
Roberto Boghetti, Giuseppe Peronato, Jérôme Kämpf
The effect of Urban-scale shading on building energy modelling results of an educational building in Montréal
Mahdis Shahidi, Ursula Eicker, Mazdak Nik-Bakht
On the role of urban modelling tools to support the urban energy transition
Saeed Ranjbar, Patxi Hernandez Iñarra, Abolfazl Rezaei, Ursula Eicker
Pricing scheme design for vehicle-to-grid considering customers risk-aversive behaviors
Yi Ju, Scott Moura
Developing climate change adaptation measures for urban planning in the city of Munich (Germany) using the urban climate model PALM-4U
Johanna Henning, Matthias Winkler
A user’s portrait method based on historical electricity data for demand response at urban scale
Ying Zhang, Wenjie Gang, Jiaqi Yuan, Lihong Su, Zaixun Ling, Manjia Liu
Designing renewable energy production at district scale: a sensitivity analysis
Stéphane Pawlak, Jérôme Le Dréau, Christian Inard, Aymeric Novel
Improvement of urban thermal comfort by distribution of thermal inertia and albedo through solar paths using FEM
Nicolas Duport
District scale simulation for supporting decarbonizing plans
Matthias Haase
Method for Estimating the Potential of Small Wind Power in the Urban Built Environment
Matthias Haase, Christoph Nickl, Johannes Brozovsky
Prospective dynamic life cycle assessment of residential heating and cooling systems in four different locations in United States
Mahtab Kouhirostamkolaei, Robert Ries
Transient contaminant transport prediction based on computational fluid dynamics and Markov chain method with application of non-uniform state size
Xiaoxiao Ding, Haotian Zhang, Weirong Zhang
Flexible cooling demand in cluster of buildings: energy flexibility quantification in presence of central or distributed photovoltaic generation
Patricia Ercoli, Alice Mugnini, Fabio Polonara, Alessia Arteconi
From Building Energy Models (BEM) to Urban Building Energy Models (UBEM): input data and modelling approaches
Matteo Piro, Ilaria Ballarini, Vincenzo Corrado
Supporting the EU mission “100 climate-neutral cities”: using urban building energy modeling for zero-emission building retrofit scenarios at district scale
Anthony Robert Suppa, Vincenzo Corrado
Data-driven structural equation modelling reveals pathways of urban morphology impacting urban building energy use
Chenyu Huang, Jinyu Wang, Jiawei Yao, Hang Shi, Rui Peng
Study on the effect of ventilation corridors in different urban block forms
Jinou Wang, Xiaohan Shen, Hua Liu, Xin Ge, Ying Tang, Xin Zhou
Comparative analysis of uncertainty characterization methods in urban building energy models in hot-arid regions
Dongxue Zhan, Nurettin Sezer, Ibrahim Galal Hassan, Liangzhu {Leon} Wang
Analysis of carbon emission influencing factors and evaluation of carbon reduction strategies in Shanghai's construction sector based on LMDI-SA
Zhuoqun Xing, Yiqun Pan, Yumin Liang, Jian Wang
A Study on the Carbon Emission Reduction Path of Rural Energy Consumption Based on Bilateral Supply and Demand Management: A Case Study of Shanghai Suburbs
Mohan Liu, Jing Wang
Simulation Analysis on Energy Supply System of Rural Building in a Typical Village in Cold Region of China
Diankun Chen, Jing Wang, Shoujie Yan



Smart building systems



Simulation-based electric lighting control algorithm: Integrating daylight simulation with daylight-linked lighting control
Shaobo Yang, Karen Kensek, Marc Schiler
Integrated control of radiant floor heating system in residential buildings
Seongkwon Cho, Chungho Lee, Sangkeum Lee, Jin-Hong Kim, Yoonmee Doh, Cheol-Soo Park
Study analysis of solution equilibrium concentration as evaluation index of liquid desiccant dehumidification system
Guang kai Zhang, Jing chao Xie, Bo yao Du, Jia ping Liu
Daylighting simulation and experimental validation of granular aerogel glazing system
Dongmei Zheng, Youming Chen
Integration of dynamic radiator models in building performance simulation tools. Effects of radiator thermal capacitance on buildings’ heating system efficiency.
J.F. Belmonte, J.A. Almendros-Ibáñez
Towards smart electric heaters for homes in-line with EN-ISO 52120 Standard
Hang Yin, Mohamed Hamdy
A new DX cooling coil model with subcool and reheat modes in EnergyPlus
Lixing Gu
Design strategy and energy consumption simulation of a high efficiency chilled-water plant
Yingde Yin, Ya-shan Nong, Yanping He, Bo Chen, Zhaobo Liang
A non-cooperative game-based distributed optimization for chilled water pumps control
Shiyao Li, Yiqun Pan, Zhizhong Huang
Effect of Weather and Occupancy Prediction Uncertainties on the Performance of a Model Predictive Controller Applied to a District Heating System
Jelger Jansen, Lieve Helsen
Energy flexibility and resiliency analysis of old and new single family buildings in Nordic climate
Hassam ur Rehman, Ala Hasan
Using surrogate modelling and stochastic optimization for optimal day-ahead demand response strategies under weather uncertainty
Qiwei Qin, Kevin Cant, Danlin Hou, Ralph Evins
A comparison of machine learning functions for time-series prediction in buildings
Blair Birdsell, Ralph Evins
Method development for lowering supply temperatures in existing buildings using minimal building information and demand measurement data
Jan Stock, Philipp Althaus, Sascha Johnen, André Xhonneux, Dirk Müller
Optimizing technology of chilled water system simulator for an industrial plant FAB (Fabrication)
Eiji Urabe, Yong-sung Park, Jeong-hun Gwak, Young-sub Kim, Hyeong-gon Jo, Jin-hong Kim, Cheol-soo Park
Experimental and numerical investigation of the intermittent heating performance improvement of novel flat-heat-pipe terminal
Yifan Wu, Hongli Sun, Mengfan Duan, Borong Lin, Zixu Yang, Hengxin Zhao
A use case assessment method for mobilized heat battery in residential buildings
Shuwei Wang, Pieter-Jan Hoes, Jan L.M. Hensen, Olaf C.G. Adan, Pim A.J. Donkers
Systematic approach to define a prototype building model: Convenience Store
Yeobeom Yoon, Yeonjin Bae, Mini Malhotra, Sungkyun Jung, Piljae Im, Jason DeGraw
An easy to set up residual generator based on multilayer perceptron networks and Bayesian optimisation for the application in automated fault detection and diagnosis in building systems
Sebastian Dietz, Frank Scholzen, Nicolas Réhault, Cédric Dockendorf
Evaluation of blinds control techniques for daylight and visual comfort in complex real-world conditions
Eleonora Brembilla, Taoning Wang, Panagiota Theodoropoulou, Wouter Beck
Enabling space cooling in combined heat distribution circuits by grouping same temperature demands
Stef Jacobs, Senne Van Minnebruggen, Ilya T'Jollyn, Peter Hellinckx, Ivan Verhaert
Multi-level identification performance for RC-based control-oriented model of the UK office archetype
Guokai Chen, Ivan Korolija, Dimitrios Rovas
Stochastic model-predictive control of district-scale building energy systems using SpineOpt
Topi Rasku, Ala Hasan
Model predictive control strategy of heat pump heating systems for demand response
Yanzhe Dou, Peihong Jiang, Qiangang Li, Peijia Jiang, Baoping Xu
Study on the characteristics of heating and cooling load of underground office buildings in Beijing
Xiang Chen, Ji Ying, Menghan Niu
Optimal supply air temperature control for dedicated outdoor air system under varying climate zones
Youngsik Choi, Xing Lu, Zheng O'Neill, Fan Feng
Evaluation of the oversizing and computational speed of different open-source borefield sizing methods
Wouter Peere, Louis Hermans, Wim Boydens, Lieve Helsen
Simulation-based framework for building of the future studies
Patrick Beguery, Théo Lagarde, Vincent Minier, Carl Mugnier, Henri Obara
Neutralizing room pressure in multi-room VAV systems through model-based static pressure reset control
Shanrui Shi, Shohei Miyata, Yasunori Akashi, Masashi Momota, Takao Sawachi
Increasing accuracy of distribution prediction via an environmental soft sensor to realize air conditioning that combines personal comfort and indoor environmental distribution
Rina Hirai, Keiichiro Taniguchi, Shohei Miyata, Yasunori Akashi
The use of phase change materials in heating buildings: a solar-adaptive passive system
Elence Xinzhu Chen, Ali Malkawi
What can we learn from Honda Smart Home? A zero-net energy home in California
Xinwei Zhuang, Na Luo, Tianzhen Hong, Michael Koenig
Can photovoltaic systems' energy harvesting potential inform building design and retrofit decisions?
Ardeshir Mahdavi, Dawid Wolosiuk, Christiane Berger
A method to enhance representation of air-conditioning systems on building energy benchmarking
Matheus Geraldi, Anderson Letti, Ana Paula Melo, Roberto Lamberts
Climatic applicability of indirect evaporative cooling technology for data centers in China
Chuanjun Yang, Le Sun, Weichao Yan, Xinyu Wang, Xin Cui
Model predictive control for heat flexibility activation of the Thermally Activated Building System
Dingzhou Liu, Xiaochen Yang, Wenze Guan, Zhe Tian, Yi Zong, Rui Tang
Development of a data-driven predictive control based on a novel physics-informed neural network
Xuezheng Wang, Bing Dong
Distributed model predictive control using a trigger time search for optimal heating of multizone buildings
Fatima Zohra Benali, Patrick Schalbart, Bruno Peuportier
A comparative study of dynamic building simulation and machine-learning within a two-stage multi-objective stochastic optimization framework
Chujun Zong, Roland Reitberger, Fatma Deghim, Johannes Staudt, John Larkin, Werner Lang
Benchmarking model predictive control algorithms in Building Optimization Testing Framework (BOPTEST)
Saman Mostafavi, Chihyeon Song, Aayushman Sharma, Raman Goyal, Alejandro E. Brito
Development and Experimental Validation of a RC Model to Predict Indoor Air Temperature of a Room Assigned for Extreme Warm Climate: Case Study of Baitykool Prototype in Dubai
Anass Zaaoumi, Alain Sempey, Zakaria Aketouane, Patrick Sebastian
A grey-box modelling methodology for liquid-based building integrated photovoltaic/thermal collectors
Jean-Christophe Pelletier-De Koninck, Andreas Athienitis, Hervé Frank Nouanague
Automatic operation method using wireless sensor networks for variable refrigerant flow system: switchless control variable refrigerant flow system
Toshihiro Suzuki, Akito Kobayashi, Yoshiyuki Shimoda, Sumio Shiochi
A framework for the design of representative neighborhoods for energy flexibility assessment in CityLearn
Kingsley Nweye, Kathryn Kaspar, Giacomo Buscemi, Giuseppe Pinto, Han Li, Tianzhen Hong, Mohamed Ouf, Alfonso Capozzoli, Zoltan Nagy
A smart feedback control strategy for building fast demand response using air-conditioning systems
Mingkun Dai, Hangxin Li, Shengwei Wang
A data-driven method to control buildings sub-zones to spatio-temporal profiles
Aayushman Sharma, Raman Goyal, Saman Mostafavi, Shamus Li, Alejandro E Brito, Eric Bier
Optimal sensor/actuator placement and control of buildings sub-zones
Raman Goyal, Aayushman Sharma, Alejandro E Brito, Saman Mostafavi
Sensorium: commissioning abundant sensors with augmented reality and QR codes
Eric A. Bier, Alejandro E. Brito, Raman Goyal, Saman Mostafavi, Les Nelson, Ritesh Sharma, Mahabir S. Bhandari, Niraj Kunwar, Shamus Li
Study and validation of a novel parameter configuration for a simplified dynamic model of the pipe embedded wall
Shiguang Fan, XinHua Xu, Tian Yan, Sheng Liu
Field study of data-driven model predictive control for GEOTABS in an ultra-low energy office building
Sunghwan Lim, Xu Han, Elence Xinzhu Chen, Ali Malkawi
Model predictive control strategy of air conditioning system based on dynamic passenger flow: an airport terminal building case study
Kai Ma, Dan Wang, Wei Wang, Shihao Zhu, Yuying Sun
A Review of the Energy Performance Gap between Predicted and Actual Use in Buildings
Jie Li, Lisa Domenica Iulo, Ute Poerschke
The role of HVAC controls in building digital twins: lessons learned from demonstration buildings with an application to air handling units
Karl Walther, Marco Molinari, Karsten Voss
Integrated optimal control for cooling AHU with two different chillers
Jin-Hong Kim, Young-Sub Kim, Hyeong-Gon Jo, Cheol-Soo Park, Eiji Urabe, Yong-sung Park, Jeong-hun Gwak
Development of numerical model calculating heat and mass transfer in energy recovery based on water potential as moisture driving force
Yue He, Younhee Choi, Akihito Ozaki, Yusuke Arima
Study of temperature sensors online fault-tolerant control for HVAC system using EnergyPlus-Python co-simulation
Jiahao Xiong, Chongchong Wang, Shaobo Sun, Chengliang Xu, Qianjun Mao, Guannan Li
Intelligent control strategy of air handling unit based on digital twins
Yucheng Xiao, Zhuang Zhi, Zheng Yang
Reduced energy cost of heat-pump driven heating systems by smart use of thermal storage.
Jonas Cleiren, Stef Jacobs, Guillaume Van Caelenberg, Menno Janssens, Peter Hellinckx, Ivan Verhaert
Evaluating the impact of insulation on activating energy flexibility in residential dwellings
Arash Erfanibeyzaee, Tohid Jafarinejad, Wout Jacobs, Abdella Alzade, Staf Roels, Dirk Saelens
Using Building Performance Simulation to enhance energy efficiency evaluations of Room Air Conditioners
Mateus Vinícius Bavaresco, Rayner Maurício e Silva Machado, Amanda Fraga Krelling, Won Young Park, Ana Paula Melo, Roberto Lamberts
Energy efficiency and demand response assessment for refrigerated warehouses
Rongpeng Zhang, Yu Yang, Arian Aghajanzadeh, Rongxin Yin
Value of Information Analysis for rationalising information gathering in building energy analysis
Max Langtry, Chaoqun Zhuang, Rebecca Ward, Nikolas Makasis, Monika J. Kreitmair, Zack Xuereb Conti, Domenic Di Francesco, Ruchi Choudhary
A virtual testbed for robust and reproducible calibration of building energy simulation models
Sicheng Zhan, Ankush Chakrabarty, Christopher Laughman, Adrian Chong
Data-driven energy management of a neighborhood with renewable energy sources
Yunbo Yang, Johannes Brozovsky, Peng Liu, Francesco Goia
A robust operational strategy based on building flexibility quantification
Qiaochu Wang, Yan Ding, Hafiz Muhammad Yahya Zafar
Investigating scalable replacement of weather compensated control with MPC in buildings with legacy equipment
Harald Taxt Walnum, Sverre Bjørn Holøs, Igor Sartori
Analysis of actual VRF system usage situation of urban university based on large amounts of operational data
Akito Kobayashi, Sumio Shiochi, Toshihiro Suzuki, Yoshiyuki Shimoda
A framework for parametric multi-criteria decision analysis (P-MCDA) for building retrofits
Amr Auf Hamada, Rokia Raslan, Sung-Min Hong
Development of a building stock energy model for commercial building stock considering heterogeneity and yearly change in building stock
Takumi Nishijima, Yohei Yamaguchi, Xukang Zhang, Atsushi Otsuka, Yoshiyuki Shimoda
Evaluations of energy efficiency of air-conditioning systems designed by coincident design day
Rui Xiao, Youming Chen
Experimental and numerical study of geothermal rainwater tanks for buildings passive cooling using Crank-Nicolson’s Method
Lucas Striegel, Jean-Baptiste Bouvenot, Edouard Walther, Hossein Nowamooz
A review of the control optimization and application potential of the radiant floor cooling system
Mengying Cui, Moon Keun Kim, Xiaozhou Wu, Jiying Liu
Human-Building Collaboration: toward lighting enabled collaborative system design
Constantina Varsami, Daniel Rosenberg, Diego Pinochet, Alexandros Tsamis
Investigation of cold storage integration in a Danish data center
Konstantin Filonenko, Dominik Franjo Dominkovic, Asger Ulf Jensen, Gerald Englmair
Digital twin simulation of a Danish school building
Jiyuan Cui, Konstantin Filonenko, Alberto Gallottini, Christian Ankerstjerne Thilker, Rongling Li, Peder Bacher
Can we trust building energy performance models’ results?
Elisa de Moura Scortegagna, Nelson Martins, Roberto Lamberts
Which summer comfort level can be reached by using heat emitters connected to district cooling in residential buildings?
Nathan Guilbaud, Antoine Fabre, Pascal Stabat
Systematic review of the use of artificial intelligence methods in hospital energy prediction
Marjan FatehiJananloo, Helen Stopps, Jennifer McArthur
Towards automated fault detection and diagnosis in district heating customers: generation and analysis of a labeled dataset with ground truth
Daniel Leiria, Kamilla Heimar Andersen, Simon Pommerencke Melgaard, Hicham Johra, Anna Marszal-Pomianowska, Marco Savino Piscitelli, Alfonso Capozzoli, Michal Zbigniew Pomianowski
Combined reinforcement learning (RL) and model predictive control (MPC) for optimal building energy use
Marius Eide Bagle, Francesco Goia
Cooperative control strategy of shared energy storage system for smart grid
Muhammad Ihza Febriyan Pagri, Junhwa Hwang, Bowoo Kim, Dongjun Suh
Adaptable and scalable energy modeling of ventilation systems as part of building digital twins
Andreas Hyrup Andersen, Jakob Bjørnskov, Muhyiddine Jradi
Study on floor heating systems influenced by intrinsic and extrinsic factors - a review
Tianying Li, Abdelatif Merabtine, Mohammed Lachi, Rachid Bennacer
Occupancy-based model predictive control for residential building cluster with photovoltaic and battery systems
Zixin Jiang, Yueming Qiu, Bing Dong
Semi-automated thermal envelope model setup for adaptive model predictive control with event-triggered system identification
Lu Wan, Xiaobing Dai, Torsten Welfonder, Ekaterina Petrova, Pieter Pauwels
Building performance simulation of an office building without conventional mechanical systems in cold/temperate climate
Maria Coral Albelda-Estelles Ness
Data mining and feature selection to support optimization of a demand-control ventilation system
Neda Adimi, Mikhail Genkin, J.J. McArthur
Utilization of auxetic structures in advanced shading systems to improve lighting and thermal performance in Florida, USA
Ryan Sharston, Jingyuan Shen, Manan Singh
Research on model calibration method of chiller plants based on error reverse correction with limited data
Cheng Zhen, Jide Niu, Zhe Tian
JAX-based gray-box modeling framework for hybrid thermal building models
Felix Michael Sievers, Dirk Hartmann, Hans-Joachim Bungartz
Assessing the efficacy of multi-vent module-based adaptive ventilation in safeguarding room occupants against infection using a new design parameter
Haotian Zhang, Xiaoxiao Ding, Weirong Zhang
A study on simplified analysis of 3D wall jet using momentum method
Xinyue Wang
A Comparative Analysis of Simplified and Detailed Modelling Procedures for the Assessment of Chiller Efficiency in the European Context
Franz Bianco Mauthe Degerfeld, Ilaria Ballarini, Vincenzo Corrado
Techno-economic assessment of a model-based Legionella control measure by combining thermal shocks and UV radiation in residential hot water systems
Lien De Backer, Elisa Van Kenhove, Jonas Cleiren, Jeroen Rabaey, Laura De Jonge, Jelle Laverge
Solar Photovoltaics and Battery Energy Storage systems potential for grid flexibility and to address electrical demand of air-source heat pump systems in canadian homes
Charles-Antoine Deslauriers, Justin Tamasauskas, Martin Kegel
Empirical decomposition of time signals of power consumption
Noura Al Akkari, Aurélie Foucquier, Sylvain Lespinats
Development of a dynamic building stock model for smart energy transition decision support: university campus stock case study
Vasiliki Kourgiozou, Salam Al-Saegh, Ivan Korolija, Mark Dowson, Andrew Commin, Rui Tang, Dimitrios Rovas, Dejan Mumovic
Implementation of real-time model predictive control (MPC) of energy recovery ventilators for school buildings
Seon-Jung Ra, Hyeong-Gon Jo, Hoon Jeong, Taewook Heo, Cheol-Soo Park
Various waste heat recoveries and potential energy savings in an ice hall in Finland
Xiaolei Yuan, Leo Lindroos, Juha Jokisalo, Risto Kosonen, Bin Yang, Zhe Tian
Impact of influential factors on gray-box model performance for identification of building thermal properties: numerical and analytical analyses
Danlin Hou, Kevin Cant, Qiwei Qin, Hadia Awad, Farid Bahiraei, Ralph Evins
Quantifying model uncertainty of exterior convective heat transfer coefficient models in building energy simulation by onsite measurement
Long Zheng, Chandra Sekhar, Hee Joo Poh, Adrian Chong
A case-study of spatial and temporal characteristic analysis for indoor CO2 and PM2.5 concentration in open office space
Qiujian Wang, Zhihan Fu, Xi Wang, Jianrong Yang, Gaijing Zhang, Yiqun Pan
An optimal CO2-based demand-controlled ventilation strategy to improve ventilation flexibility in large airport terminals
Hao Tang, Juan Yu, Borong Lin
Cooling water system control of a commercial complex based on reinforcement learning
Xiao Wang, Hongji Yang, Yikai Sun, Jiangjun Tan, Jiaqian Chen, Xuyuan Kang, Da Yan
Energy consumption characteristic analysis and multi-source instance transfer prediction based on chiller operational data
Liu Mengru, Ruan Yingjun, Qian Fanyue, Meng Hua, Ma Jiacheng
An image characterisation method for AHU fault diagnosis based on residual neural networks
Yongkang Deng, Meng Hua, Ruan Yingjun, Qian Fanyue, Pei Di
A GA-based NZEB-cluster coordinated control towards power grid overvoltage optimization
Yelin Zhang, Haoshan Ren, Yongjun Sun