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Proceedings from 2016

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Air Cleaning Performance of a Biowall for Residential Applications, Osama Alraddadi, Hannes Leuner, Brandon Boor, Bhargav Rajkhowa, William Hutzel, and Michael Dana

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Current Based HVAC Systems Air Filter Diagnostics and Monitoring, Fadi M. Alsaleem, Michael Munroe, and Mostafa RAFAIE Rafaie

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Low Refrigerant Algorithm Detection for Cooling Systems Relying on Trending and Data Analysis, Fadi M. Alsaleem and Amro Quedan

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Financial Analysis of University Investments in Solar Photovoltaics, William Arnett, Praneet Arshi, William Hutzel, Brittany Newell, and John Piller

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On The Representation Of The Thermal And Visual Behavior Of A Roller Shade Material: Comparison Between Different Simulation Models, Anna Maria Atzeri, Francesca Cappelletti, Andrea Gasparella, and Athanasios Tzempelikos

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An Efficient and Accurate Building Optimization Strategy Using Singular Value Decomposition, Yeonjin Bae and W. Travis Horton

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Assessing the Potential for Reduction in Peak Residential Electrical Loads Using a Heat Pump and Thermal Storage Systems, Christopher Baldwin and Cynthia A. Cruickshank

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Optimization of Air Source Heat Pump Systems over the Heating Season through the Use of Renewable Energy Sources, Elena Bee, Alessandro Prada, and Paolo Baggio

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Analysis of the Measurements Reliability in Dynamic Test of the Opaque Envelope, Nadja Bishara, Alessandro Prada, Giovanni Pernigotto, Marco Baratieri, and Andrea Gasparella

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Performance Evaluation Of A Hp/Orc (Heat Pump/Organic Rankine Cycle) System With Optimal Control Of Sensible Thermal Storage, Carolina Carmo, Olivier Dumont, Mads P. Nielsen, and Brian Elmegaard

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Recovery of Waste Thermal Energy in U.S. Residential Appliances, Stephen L. Caskey, Eckhard A. Groll, and Eric J. Bowler

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A New Interactive Web-based Tool to Evaluate The Efficiency of Solar Protection Devices, Ying-Chieh Chan, Iason Konstantzos, Athanasios Tzempelikos, and Matthew Miller

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A Non-Iterative Balancing Method for HVAC Duct System, Haoran Chen, Wenjian Cai, and Qingguo Wang

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A VOLTTRON based implementation of Supervisory Control using Generalized Gossip for Building Energy Systems, Venkatesh Chinde, Adam Kohl, Zhanhong Jiang, Atul Kelkar, and Soumik Sarkar

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Comparison And Validation Of Modelling Methods For Non-Homogenous Walls Incorporating Vacuum Insulation Panels, Brock Conley, Christopher Baldwin, Cynthia A. Cruickshank, and Mark Carver

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The Rebound Effect after the Energy Refurbishment of Residential Buildings towards High Performances, Vincenzo Corrado, Ilaria Ballarini, Simona Paduos, and Elisa Primo

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Control-oriented Modelling of Thermal Zones in a House: a Multi-level Approach, Jennifer Date, José Agustín Candanedo, and Andreas K. Athienitis

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A Probabilistic Framework To Diagnose Faults in Air Handling Units., Debashis Dey, Bing Dong, and Zhaoxuan Li

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Stochastic Modeling of Short-term Occupancy for Energy Efficient Buildings, Jin Dong, Chris Winstead, Seddik M. Djouadi, James J. Nutaro, and Teja Kuruganti

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Load and Electricity Rates Prediction for Building Wide Optimization Applications, Mohammad N ElBsat and Michael J Wenzel

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System Identification for Model Predictive Control of Building Region Temperature, Matthew J Ellis, Michael J Wenzel, and Robert D Turney

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Load Modulation Strategies Of Residential Heat Pumps For Demand-Response Programs With Different Thermal Storage Options, Emeline Georges and Vincent Lemort

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Airflow Based Model to Estimate Commercial Building HVAC Energy Use: Analysis to determine principal factors for different climate zones, Stefan Gunnsteinsson, Rebecca Kahn, and Michael Gevelber

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Sensitivity Analysis for the PMV Thermal Comfort Model and the Use of Wearable Devices to Enhance Its Accuracy, Mohammad H. Hasan, Fadi M. Alsaleem, and Mostafa Rafaie

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Gradient-Based Estimation of Air Flow and Geometry Configurations in a Building Using Fluid Dynamic Adjoint Equations, Runxin He and Humberto Gonzalez

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Evacuation Hazards in Crowded Subway Stations, M.K. Ho, C.Y. Ku, and W.K. Chow

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A Distributed Model Predictive Control Approach for Optimal Coordination of Multiple Thermal Zones in a Large Open Space, Xiaodong Hou, Yingying Xiao, Jie Cai, Jianghai Hu, and James E. Braun

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Reducing energy consumption for buildings under system uncertainty through robust MPC with adaptive bound estimator, Hao Huang, Lei Chen, and Eric Hu

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Improving the Performance of PCA-Based Chiller Sensor Fault Detection by Sensitivity Analysis for the Training Data Set, Yunpeng Hu, Jiani Liu, Li Zhou, Yang Liu, and Qingling Qiu

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Study of Performance Characteristics of a Triple Duty Valve using CFD, Sagar Dilip Jadhav, Shyam Narayan Shukla, and Ravindra Sharanappa Birajdar

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A Multi-Agent Control Approach for Optimization of Central Cooling Plants, Rita C. Jaramillo, James E. Braun, and W. Travis Horton

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HVAC Solutions for Small- and Medium-sized Commercial Building Retrofit Opportunities, BongGil Jeon and W. Travis Horton

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Parallel Object-Oriented Algorithms for Building Performance Simulation. Application to an existing dwelling., Lopez Joan, Capdevila Roser, Souaihi Oussama, Rigola Joaquim, and Oliva Assensi

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Model Predictive Control of a Radiant Floor Cooling System in an Office Space, Jaewan Joe, Panagiota Karava, Xiaodong Hou, and Jianghai Hu

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Towards an Automated Tool Chain for MPC in Multi-zone Buildings, Filip Jorissen and Lieve Helsen

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A Multi-objective Approach to Optimal Battery Storage in The Presence of Demand Charges, Reza Kamyar and Matthew Monnig Peet

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Integrated control of RTUs and refrigeration equipment in convenience stores, Donghun Kim and James Braun

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Performance Evaluation of a Passive Chilled Beam System and Comparison with a Conventional Air System, Janghyun Kim, James E. Braun, Athanasios Tzempelikos, and W. Travis Horton

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Daylight Glare Evaluation When the Sun is Within the Field of View Through Window Shades, Iason Konstantzos, Athanasios Tzempelikos, Nicole M. Murchison, and Robert W. Proctor

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A Bayesian Approach for Learning and Predicting Personal Thermal Preference, Seungjae Lee, Ilias Bilionis, Panagiota Karava, and Athanasios Tzempelikos

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Assisted Point Mapping to Enable Cost-effective Deployment of Intelligent Building Applications, Francesco Leonardi, Hayden Reeve, Timothy Wagner, Ziyou Xiong, and June Park

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Evaluation of Optimal Chiller Plant Control Algorithms in Model-Based Design Platform with Hardware-in-the-Loop, Pengfei Li, Shui Yuan, Keunmo Kang, and Hayden Reeve

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Characteristics of Energy Consumption by building type of a U.S. Navy Installation in Hot and Humid Climate, Xiaoyu Liu, Ahmed Al-Barwani, and Hui Shen

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Experimental Study on Thermal Performance Improvement of Envelop Integrated with Phase Change Material in Air-conditioned Room, Yanru Li, Xi Meng, Suo Wang, and Enshen Long

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Demand Controlled Heat Recovery for Residential Applications, Zhen Li and William Hutzel

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Heat Pump Assisted Solar Thermal System, David Lotz, William Hutzel, William Arnett, Duane Dunlap, and Chris Foreman

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Building Energy Efficiency Assessment of Renewable and Cogeneration Energy Efficiency Technologies for the Canadian High Arctic, Eric McDonald, Martin Kegel, and Justin Tamasauskas

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Bayesian Calibration - What, Why And How, Ralph T Muehleisen and Joshua Bergerson

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Dynamic Modeling and Performance Analysis of Sensible Thermal Energy Storage Systems, Austin Lee Nash and Neera Jain

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Cold-Soak Testing Method -Based Evaluation of Thermal Performance of A Typical Residential Dwelling, Minh Nguyen, Fumiaki Baba, and Anna Sung

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Model-based Optimal Control of Variable Air Volume Terminal Box, Fuxin Niu, Zheng O'Neill, Xiaohui Zhou, and Defeng Qian

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Simulation Based Design and Testing of a Supervisory Controller for Reducing Peak Demand in Buildings, James Nutaro, Ozgur Ozmen, Jibonananda Sanyal, David Fugate, and Teja Kuruganti

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Design and Application of Distributed Economic Model Predictive Control for Large-Scale Building Temperature Regulation, Nishith R. Patel, James B. Rawlings, Michael J. Wenzel, and Robert D. Turney

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Influence Of Building Management On Cost Optimality Definition In Residential Buildings Retrofitting, Paola Penna, Alessandro Prada, Francesca Cappelletti, and Andrea Gasparella

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Solar Irradiance Modelling And Uncertainty On Building Hourly Profiles Of Heating And Cooling Energy Needs, Giovanni Pernigotto, Alessandro Prada, Paolo Baggio, Andrea Gasparella, and Ardeshir Mahdavi

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Comparison of Model Predictive Control performance using grey-box and white box controller models, Damien Picard, Maarten Sourbron, Filip Jorissen, Ji?í Cigler, Zden?k Vá?a, Lukás Ferkl, and Lieve Helsen

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From Energy Signature To Cluster Analysis: An Integrated Approach, Lorenza Pistore, Giovanni Pernigotto, Francesca Cappelletti, Piercarlo Romagnoni, and Andrea Gasparella

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Investigation on A Ground Source Heat Pump System Integrated With Renewable Sources, Defeng Qian, Fuxin Niu, Steven Kavanaugh, and Zheng O'Neill

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A Multi-level MPC Simulation Study in a School Building, Vahid Raissi Dehkordi and José Agustín Candanedo

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State-Space Modeling of Thermal Spaces in a Multi-Zone Building, Vahid Raissi Dehkordi and José Agustín Candanedo

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Optimization Of Electricity Make/Buy Decisions For Purdue’s Wade Power Plant, Sugirdhalakshmi Ramaraj, James E. Braun, and W. Travis Horton

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Automated Fault Diagnostics for AHU-VAV Systems: A Bayesian Network Approach, Adam Regnier and Jin Wen

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Closed-Loop Scheduling for Cost Minimization in HVAC Central Plants, Michael J. Risbeck, Christos T. Maravelias, James B. Rawlings, and Robert D. Turney

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A Study of the Effect of Zone Design Parameters on Frequency Domain Transfer Functions for Radiant and Convective Systems, Ali Saberi Derakhtenjani and Andreas K. Athienitis

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A Bayesian Approach for Modeling Occupants’ Use of Window Shades, Seyed Amir Sadeghi, Nimish M Awalgaonkar, Panagiota Karava, and Ilias Bilionis

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Model Selection for Predicting the Return Time from Night Setback, John E. Seem, John M. House, and Carlos F. Alcala

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Energy Savings Potential of Phase Change Material Integrated Building Envelope in South Texas, Hui Shen and Xiaoyu Liu

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Temperature, Relative Humidity, and Carbon-Dioxide Modulation in a Near-Zero Energy Efficient Retrofit House, Saurabh Sudhakaran and Mark Shaurette

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Energy and Economic Performance Analysis of Heat Recovery Devices Under Different Climate Conditions, Stefanie Tafelmeier, Giovanni Antonio Longo, and Andrea Gasparella

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Investigation of Dynamic Thermal Parameters of Various Insulation Filled Bricks Exposed to Periodic Thermal Variations for Energy Efficient Stuffed Bricks Design, Ashok Babu Puttaranga Setty Talanki and Saboor Shaik

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Net Zero Energy House Evaluation, Meher Taleyarkhan and William Hutzel

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The Potential of Liquid-Based BIPV/T Systems and Ice Storage for High Performance Housing in Canada, Justin Tamasauskas, Michel Poireir, Radu Zmeureanu, Martin Kegel, Roberto Sunye, and Eric McDonald

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The Value of Price Risk Reduction in Energy Efficiency Improvements in Buildings, Pekka Tuominen and Tuomas Seppänen

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Operation of Cool Thermal Energy Storage to Increase Renewable Energy Utilization, Amy Van Asselt, Douglas T. Reindl, and Gregory F. Nellis

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Autonomous Optimization and Control for Central Plants with Energy Storage, Michael J. Wenzel, Robert D. Turney, and Kirk H. Drees

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The Air Distribution Around Nozzles Based On Active Chilled Beam System, Bingjie Wu, Wenjian Cai, Qinguo Wang, Can Chen, Chen Lin, and Haoran Chen

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Adaptive Personalized Shading Control Strategies To Maximize Occupant Satisfaction While Reducing Lighting Energy Use In Buildings, Jie Xiong, Seungjae Lee, Athanasios Tzempelikos, and Panagiota Karava

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The Effect of the Configuration of the Absorber on the Performance of Flat Plate Thermal Collector, Moyu Yan, Ming Qu, and Steve Peng

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Experiment Design and Training Data Quality of Inverse Model for Short-term Building Energy Forecasting, Liang Zhang, Jin Wen, Can Cui, Xiwang Li, and Teresa Wu

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Evaluation of an Extremum Seeking Control Based Optimization and Sequencing Strategy for a Chilled-water Plant, Zhongfan Zhao, Yaoyu Li, Baojie Mu, Timothy I. Salsbury, and John M. House

Proceedings from 2014

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A New Model for the Analysis of Performance in Evacuated Tube Solar Collectors, Ahmed Aboulmagd, Andrea Padovan, Rejane De Césaro Oliveski, and Davide Del Col

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Model Predictive Control and Fault Detection and Diagnostics of a Building Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning System, Veronica Adetola, Sorin Bengea, Keunmo Kang, Anthony Kelman, Francesco Leonardi, Pengfei Li, Teems Lovett, Soumik Sarkar, and Sergey Vichik

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Deploying and Testing Integrated Design Roadmaps for Advanced Energy Retrofits, Kristen Albee, Franca Trubiano, and Meghan Brennan

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Selection of Representative Buildings through Preliminary Cluster Analysis, Rigoberto Arambula Lara, Francesca Cappelletti, Piercarlo Romagnoni, and Andrea Gasparella

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Assessment Of Long-Term Visual And Thermal Comfort And Energy Performance In Open-Space Offices With Different Shading Devices, Anna Maria Atzeri, Francesca Cappelletti, Andrea Gasparella, Hui Shen, and Athanasios Tzempelikos

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A Heuristic Supply Air Temperature Reset Strategy for VAV Systems Employing Variable-Capacity DX Cooling Equipment, Jie Cai and James E. Braun

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Simulation of Model-based Predictive Control Applied to a Solar-assisted Cold Climate Heat Pump System, Jose Candanedo and Vahid R. Dehkordi

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Analysis of IAQ Based on Modeling of Building Envelope Coupled with CFD&HT Room Airflow, Roser Capdevila, Oriol Lehmkuhl, Joaquim Rigola, López Joan, and Assensi Oliva

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Low Energy Houses Heated By Biomass Boilers: Optimization Of The Heating System Control Strategy By Means Of Dynamic Simulation, Elisa Carlon, Markus Schwarz, Matteo Rimoldi, Laszlo Golicza, Vijay Kumar Verma, Alessandro Prada, Christoph Schmidl, Marco Baratieri, Andrea Gasparella, and Walter Haslinger

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Solar Optical Properties of Roller Shades: Modeling Approaches, Measured Results and Impact on Energy Use and Visual Comfort, Ying-Chieh Chan, Athanasios Tzempelikos, and Brent Protzman

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Effects of Fixed and Motorized Window Louvers on the Daylighting and Thermal Performance of Open-Plan Office Buildings, Yuxiang Chen, Samson Yip, and Andreas Athienitis

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Heat Release Rate of an Open Kitchen Fire of Small Residential Units in Tall Buildings, W.K. Chow

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On the Energy Performance Design of a Skilled Nursing Facility Building, Giovanni Curculacos, Gianluca Turchetto, Ugo Mazzali, Fabio Peron, Piercarlo Romagnoni, Francesca Cappelletti, Fred Bauman, and Massimiliano Scarpa

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Experimental Fire Studies on Load Bearing Steel Structures with Common Protective Coatings Used in China, Xue Dong, W.K. Chow, and Nai-Kong Fong

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The Contribution Of Occupancy Behavior To Energy Consumption In Low Income Residential Buildings, Yifei Duan and Bing Dong

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Rare Event Analysis of High Dimensional Building Operational Data Using Data Mining Techniques, Cheng Fan, Fu Xiao, and Shengwei Wang

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Improving HVAC Performance Through Spatiotemporal Analysis of Building Thermal Behavior, Michael Vincent Georgescu and Igor Mezic

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Smart Grid Energy Flexible Buildings Through The Use Of Heat Pumps In The Belgian Context, Emeline Georges, Gabrielle Masy, Clara Verhelst, Vincent Lemort, and Philippe André

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Energy Conservation Potential By Optimization Of Air Flow Rate Of Mechanical Ventilation, Bing Gu, Joerg Schmid, and Michael Schmidt

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Comparative Analysis on Energy Consumption of Commercial Buildings Based on Sub-metered Data, Mingjin Guo, Jianjun Xia, Qi Shen, and Le Yang