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Proceedings of BSA Conference 2015: Second Conference of IBPSA-Italy


Common fallacies in representation of occupants in building performance simulation

Ardeshir Mahdavi

Abstract: This keynote address offers a number of critical observations with regard to the representation of occupantsʹ presence and behaviour in building performance simulation applications, tools, and processes. The objective is to contribute to a more reflective attitude and to further productive discussions of the subject in the relevant research community 1.
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