Publications

Peer-reviewed publications, PhD thesis, etc. which are related to the SCCER FEEB&D:

WP1 – Building Envelope

Title Authors Year Publisher Journal Additional Information
Hydrophobization of Silica Aerogels: Insights from Quantitative Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy W.J. Malfait, R. Verel, M.M. Koebel 2014 American Chemical Society J. Phys. Chem. C, DOI:10.1021/jp5082643
Mechanical and thermal properties of nanofibrillated cellulose reinforced silica aerogel composites J.C.H. Wong, H. Kayak, P. Tingaut, S. Brunner, M.M. Koebel 2015 Elsevier Micropor. Mesopor. Mat. DOI:10.1016/j.micromeso.2015.06.025
Multiscale Assembly of Superinsulating Silica Aerogels Within Silylated Nanocellulosic Scaffolds: Improved Mechanical Properties Promoted by Nanoscale Chemical Compatibilization S. Zhao, Z. Zhang, G. Sèbe, R. Wu, R.V. Rivera Virtudazo, P. Tingaut, M.M. Koebel 2015 Wiley Blackwell Adv. Funct. Mater. DOI:10.1002/adfm.201404368
Hygrothermal behavior of a massive wall with interior insulation during wetting M. Guizzardi, D. Derome, R. Nonbank, J. Carmeliet 2015 Elsevier Building and Environment DOI:10.1016/j.buildenv.2015.01.034
Water uptake in clay brick at different temperatures: experiments and numerical simulations M. Guizzardi, D. Derome, J. Carmeliet 2015 Sage Publ. J. Building Physics DOI:10.1177/1744259115578227
Cost-effective pilot-scale demonstration of ambient-dried silica aerogel production by a novel one-pot process Huber L., Zhao S., Koebel M.M. 2015 CISBAT 2015
Low cost silica aerogel production Stojanovic A., Koebel M. 2015 CISBAT 2015
Experimental Determination of Optical and Thermal Properties of Semi-transparent Photovoltaic Modules Based on Dye-sensitized Solar Cells O. Bouvard, S. Vanzo, A. Schüler 2015 6th International Building Physics Conference IBPC 2015, Energy Procedia dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2015.11.696
Location based study of the annual thermal loads with microstructured windows in European climates S. Vanzo, A. Kostro, A. Schüler 2015 6th International Building Physics Conference IBPC 2015, Energy Procedia
In situ photoelectron spectroscopy: a powerful tool to develop electrochromic materials O. Bouvard et al. 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-33-38
Consequences of global warming on the energy performance of CFS with seasonal thermal control S. Vanzo, A. Kostro, J. Gong, A. Schüler 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-89-94
Laser ablation and nanoimprint lithography for the fabrication of embedded light redirecting mircromirrors A. Kostro et al. 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-15-20
Breakthroughs in cost-effective, scalable production of superinsulating, ambient-dried silica aerogel and silica-biopolymer hybrid aerogels: from laboratory to pilot scale Koebel M.M., Huber L., Zhao S., Malfait W.J. 2016 Springer Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10971-016-4012-5
CFSpro: ray tracing for design and optimization of complex fenestration systems using mixed dimensionality approach A.G. Kostro et al. 2016 The Optical Society Journal of Applied Optics dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.55.005127
In situ core-level and valence-band photoelectron spectroscopy of reactively sputtered tungsten oxide films O.Bouvard, A. Krammer, A. Schüler 2016 Wiley Online Surface and Interface Analysis dx.doi.org/10.1002/sia.5927

WP2 – Building Energy Management

Title Authors Year Publisher Journal Additional Information
Automated daily pattern filtering of measured building performance data C. Miller, Z. Nagy, A. Schlueter 2014 Elsevier Automation in Construction DOI:10.1016/j.autcon.2014.09.004
Balancing envelope and heating system parameters for zero emissions retrofit using building sensor data Z. Nagy 2014 Elsevier Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2014.06.024
Effects of realistic office daylighting and electric lighting conditions on visual comfort, alertness and mood A. Borisuit, F. Linhart, J.-L. Scartezzini and M. Münch 2014 The Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers Lighting Research and Technology DOI:10.1177/1477153514531518
Thermal solar collector with VO2 absorber coating and V1-xWxO2 thermochromic glazing – temperature matching anf triggering A. Paone, M. Geiger, R. Sanjines, A. Schüler. 2014 Elsevier Solar Energy Journal DOI:10.1016/j.solener.2014.08.033
Effects of realistic office daylighting and electric lighting conditions on visual comfort, alertness and mood A. Borisuit, F. Linhart, J.-L. Scartezzini, M. Münch 2014 The Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers Lighting Research and Technology DOI:10.1177/1477153514531518
Climate responsive strategies of traditional dwellings located in an ancient village in hot summer and cold winter region of China S. Gou, Z. Li, Q. Zhao, V. Nik, J.-L. Scartezzini 2014 Elsevier Building and Environment DOI:10.1016/j.buildenv.2014.12.003
Soft Robotics for Architects: Integrating Soft Robotics Education in an Architectural Context D. Rossi, Z. Nagy, A. Schlüter 2014 Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. Soft Robotics DOI:10.1089/soro.2014.0006
Monitoring and simulation of visual and photo-biological properties of daylight-redirecting systems A. Borisuit, J. Kämpf, M. Münch, A. Thanachareonkit, E. Lee, J.-L. Scartezzini 2015 Elsevier Solar Energy DOI:10.1016/j.solener.2015.12.052
Annual Performance Assessment of Complex Fenestration Systems in Sunny Climates Using Advanced Computer Simulations C. Basurto, J. Kämpf, J.-L. Scartezzini 2015 solarlits.com Journal of Daylighting DOI:10.15627/jd.2015.6
Statistical-thermodynamics modelling of the built environment in relation to urban ecology N. Mohajeri, A. Gudmundsson, J.-L. Scartezzini 2015 Elsevier Ecological Modelling DOI:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2015.03.014
Model Predictive Climate Control of a Swiss Office Building: Implementation, Results and Cost-Benefit Analysis D. Sturzenegger, D. Gyalistras, M. Morari, R. Smith 2015 Institution of Electrical & Electronic Engineers IEEE Transactions on Control System Technology Download
A Stochastic Optimization Approach to Cooperative Building Energy Management via an Energy Hub Darivianakis G., Georghiou A., Smith R.S. and Lygeros J. 2015 IEEE Conference on Decision and Control dx.doi.org/10.1109/CDC.2015.7403455
Balancing operational and embodied emissions for the energy concept of an experimental research and living unit Lydon G, Willmann A, Hofer J, Nagy Z, Schlueter A” 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.1109/CDC.2015.7403455
Characterization and modelling of advanced daylight redirection systems with different goniophotometers M. P. Krehel, J. Kämpf, S. Wittkopf 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-211-216
DC building networks and local storage for BIPV integration Hofer J, Svetozarevic B, Nagy Z, Schlueter A 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-681-686
On the Range of Feasible Power Trajectories for a Population of Thermostatically Controlled Loads D. Paccagnan, M. Kamgarpour, and J. Lygeros 2015 IEEE Conference on Decision and Control dx.doi.org/10.1109/CDC.2015.7403144
Validation and preliminary experiments of embedded discomfort glare assessment through a novel HDR vision sensor A. Motamed, L. Deschamps, J.-L. Scartezzini 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-235-240
Distributed computation of generalized Nash equilibria in quadratic aggregative games with affine coupling constraints D. Paccagnan, B. Gentile, F. Parise, M. Kamgarpour, and J. Lygeros. 2016 IEEE Conference on Decision and Control
Demand response optimized heat pump control for service sector buildings Birrer E., Picard C., Huber P., Bolliger D. and Klapproth A. 2016 Springer Computer Science – Research and Development dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00450-016-0320-9
Electrical design and layout optimization of flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules Hofer J, Nagy Z, Schlueter A 2016 European PV Solar Energy Conference dx.doi.org/10.4229/EUPVSEC20162016-6DO.7.4
Energy performance of PV modules as adaptive building shading systems Jayathissa P, Schmidli J, Hofer J, Schlueter A 2016 European PV Solar Energy Conference dx.doi.org/10.4229/EUPVSEC20162016-6DO.8.5
Life cycle assessment of dynamic building integrated photovoltaics Jayathissa P, Jansen M, Heeren N, Nagy Z, Schlueter A 2016 Elsevier Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2016.04.017
Methods for modeling, analysis and optimization of bendable photovoltaic modules on irregularly curved surfaces Groenewolt A, Bakker J, Hofer J, Nagy Z, Schlueter A 2016 Springer International Journal of Energy and Environmental Engineering dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40095-016-0215-3
Modeling for Optimal Operation of PEM Fuell Cells and Electrolyzers Gabrielli P., Flamm B., Eichler A., Gazzani M., Lygeros J., Mazotti M. 2016 IEEE Conference on Enviromental and Electrical Engineering dx.doi.org/10.1109/EEEIC.2016.7555707
On Aggregative and Mean Field Games with Applications to Electricity Markets D. Paccagnan, M. Kamgarpour, and J. Lygeros 2016 European Control Conference
Parametric analysis and systems design of dynamic photovoltaic shading modules Hofer J, Groenewolt A, Jayathissa P, Nagy Z, Schlueter A 2016 Wiley Energy Science and Engineering dx.doi.org/10.1002/ese3.115
SoRo-Track: A Two-Axis Soft Robotic Platform for Solar Tracking and Building-Integrated Photovoltaic Applications Svetozarevic B, Nagy Z, Hofer J, Jacob D, Begle M, Chatzi E, Schlueter A 2016 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICRA.2016.7487700
The Adaptive Solar Facade: From Concept to Prototypes Nagy Z, Svetozarevic B, Jayathissa P, Begle M, Hofer J, Lydon G, Willmann A, Schlueter A 2016 Elsevier Frontiers of Architectural Research dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foar.2016.03.002
The Power of Diversity: Data-Driven Robust Predictive Control for Energy Efficient Buildings and Districts Darivianakis G., Georghiou A., Smith R.S. and Lygeros J. 2016 IEEE IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology
Toward an Integrated Platform for Energy Efficient Lighting Control of Non-Residential Buildings A. Motamed, L. Deschamps, J.-L. Scartezzini 2016 Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) regional conference dx.doi.org/10.3218/3774-6_35

WP3 – Urban Dezentralized Energy Systems

Title Authors Year Publisher Journal Additional Information
New formulations of the ‘energy hub’ model to address plant operation constraints R. Evins, K. Orehounig, V. Dorer, J. Carmeliet 2014 Elsevier Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2014.06.029
Towards an energy sustainable community: An energy system analysis for a village in Switzerland K. Orehounig, G. Mavromatidis, R. Evins, V. Dorer, J. Carmeliet J. 2014 Elsevier Energy and Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2014.08.012
Vernetztes Plusenergiehaus in Schaffhausen Monitoring 2013 D. Hangartner, M. Sulzer 2014 Haustech DOI:10.13140/RG.2.1.1761.8086
Towards an energy sustainable community: An energy system analysis for a village in Switzerland K. Orehounig, G. Mavromatidis, R. Evins, V. Dorer, J. Carmeliet 2014 Elsevier Energy and Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2014.08.012
Projekt “Thermische Vernetzung” M.-T. Caratsch, D. Hangartner, J. Ködel, J. Sfeir, M. Sulzer 2014 BFE BFE Programm energie schweiz Download
Integration of decentralized energy systems in neighbourhoods using the energy hub approach K. Orehounig, R.  Evins, V. Dorer V. 2015 Elsevier Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.04.114
Variability between domestic buildings: the impact on energy use R. Evins, K. Orehounig, V. Dorer 2015 Taylor & Francis Journal of Building Performance Simulation DOI:10.1080/19401493.2015.1006526
A bi-level design and operational optimisation process applied to an energy centre R. Evins 2015 Taylor & Francis Journal of Building Performance Simulation DOI:10.1080/19401493.2015.1045034
Evaluation of photovoltaic integration potential in a village G. Mavromatidis, K. Orehounig, J. Carmeliet 2015 Elsevier Solar Energy DOI:10.1016/j.solener.2015.03.044
Maschen und Knoten, Sulzer, Matthias U.-P. Menti, R. Spörri 2015 sia, Schweizerischer Ingenieur- und Architektenverein Tec21 Download
Multi-Energy-Grid: Möglichkeiten der thermischen Vernetzung M. Sulzer, U.-P. Menti 2015 SVGW Aqua & Gas
Speicherung von Solarstrom im Hybridwerk Aarmatt S. Hoffmann, S. Sulzer 2015 VSE VSE bulletin, 3/2015 Download
A machine learning methodology for estimating roof-top photovoltaic solar energy potential in Switzerland D. Assouline, N. Mohajeri, J.-L. Scartezzini 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-555-560
A method for generating hourly solar radiation on building rooftops accounting for cloud cover variability Miglani S., Orehounig K., Carmeliet J. 2015 CISBAT 2015
A review of modelling approaches and tools for the simulation of district-scale energy Reviews Allegrini J., Mavromatidis G., Orehounig K., Ruesch F., Dorer V., Evins R. 2015 Elsevier Renewable & Sustainable Energy dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2015.07.123
Application of spatial-temporal clustering to facilitate energy system modelling Marquant J.; Omu A.; Evins R.; Carmeliet J 2015 Building Simulation Conference 2015
Assessing the challenges of changing electricity demand profiles caused by evolving building stock and climatic conditions on distribution grids A. Ubig, S. Coccolo, J.-L. Scartezzini 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-791-796
Bi-level optimisation of distributed energy systems incorporating non-linear powerflow constraints Morvaj B.; Evins R.; Carmeliet J. 2015 CISBAT 2015
Climate change impact on the design of urban energy systems Mavromatidis, G.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-853-858
Coupled CFD, radiation and building energy model for studying heat fluxes in an urban environment with generic building Allegrini, J., Dorer, V., Carmeliet, J. 2015 Elsevier Sustainable Cities and Society dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scs.2015.07.009
Economic, Climate Change and Air Quality Analysis of Distributed Energy Resource Systems Omu A., Rysanek A., Stettler M., Choudhary R 2015 Procedia Computer Science International Conference on Computational Science (2015), Porto, Portugal dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.procs.2015.05.487
Energy Hub Modeling for the Design of Solar Thermal Energy Systems with Short-term and Long-term storage Omu A.; Hsieh S.; Orehounig K.; Carmeliet J. 2015 CISBAT 2015 Download
Evaluating the sensitivity of grid integration level for a multi energy hubs A. T. D. Perera, V. M. Nik, D. Mauree, V. Scabia 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-505-510
Evaluation and optimization of renewable energy in the “Quartier Nord”: objective zero-power D. Mauree, Y. Yao, J. H. Kämpf, J.-L. Scartezzini 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-705-710
Evaluation of building energy use: from the urban to the building scale D. Mauree et al. 2015 9th International Conference on Urban Climate jointly with 12th Symposium on the Urban Environment
Evaluation of photovoltaic integration potential in a village Mavromatidis G., Orehounig K., Carmeliet J. 2015 Elsevier Solar Energy dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2015.03.044
Evaluation of solar energy integration potential in a neighbourhood Mavromatidis G.; Orehounig K.; Carmeliet J. 2015 Building Simulation Conference 2015
Evapotranspiration model to evaluate the cooling potential in urban areas – A case study in Switzerland. G. Upadhyay et al. 2015 14th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association
Expansion and densification of cities: linking urban form to ecology N. Mohajeri, A. Gudmundsson , J.-L. Scartezzini 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-475-480
Genesis of the CityGML Energy ADE R. Nouvel et al. 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-931-936
GIS methodology and case study regarding assessment of the solar potential at territorial level: PV or thermal? Quiquerez L., Faessler J., Lachal B., Mermoud, F., Hollmuller P. 2015 International Journal of Sustainable Energy Planning and Management. Download
Hygrothermal behavior of a massive wall with interior insulation during wetting. Guizzardi M, Derome D, Vonbank R, Carmeliet J 2015 Building and Environment
Increasing waste heat recovery by connecting existing thermal networks Quiquerez L., Faessler J. 2015 EuroHeat and Power Magazine Download
Influence of the morphology of urban neighbourhoods on the microclimate and energy demand of buildings Allegrini J., Dorer V., Carmeliet J. 2015 Elsevier IJWEIA Special issue CWE 2014. J. WindEng.Ind.Aerodyn dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jweia.2015.03.024
Integrated urban energy modelling approaches to support the Swiss Energiewende 2050 Evins R.; Orehounig K.; Dorer V 2015 CISBAT 2015
Integration of decentralized energy systems in neighbourhoods using the energy hub approach Orehounig K., Evins R., Dorer V. 2015 Elsevier Applied Energy dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.04.114
Integration of Thermal Energy Storage at Building and Neighbourhood Scale Hsieh S.-S., Weber R., Dorer, V., Orehounig K. 2015 Building Simulation Conference 2015
Long wave radiation exchange for urban scale modelling within a co-simulation environment C. Miller et al. 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-871-876
Microclimate Effects on Building Energy Use: A Methodological Approach. Allegrini J.; Dorer V et al. 2015 Building Simulation Conference 2015
Microclimate Effects on Building Energy Use: A Methodological Approach. Allegrini J.; Dorer V et al. 2015 Building Simulation Conference 2015
Multi-objective optimization of the design and operation of an energy hub for the Empa campus Hohmann M.; Waibel C.; Dorer V.; Evins R.; Carmeliet J. 2015 CISBAT 2015
Multi-objective optimization of the design and operation of an energy hub for the Empa campus Hohmann M.; Waibel C.; Dorer V.; Evins R.; Carmeliet J. 2015 CISBAT 2015
Multi-scale modelling to improve climate data for building energy models D. Mauree, J. Kämpf, J.-L. Scartezzini 2015 14th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association, BS 2015
Neighbourhood morphology and solar irradiance in relation to urban climate N. Mohajeri et al. 2015 9th International Conference on Urban Climate jointly with 12th Symposium on the Urban Environment
Outdoor human comfort and climate change. A case study in the EPFL campus in Lausanne S. Coccolo, J. Kämpf, J.-L. Scartezzini 2015 9th International Conference on Urban Climate jointly with 12th Symposium on the Urban Environment
Reducing Computation Time with a Rolling Horizon Approach Applied to a MILP Formulation of Multiple Urban Energy Hub System Marquant J.; Evins R.; Carmeliet J 2015 Procedia Computer Science International Conference on Computational Science (2015), Porto, Portugal dx.doi.org/doi:10.1016/j.procs.2015.05.486
Reducing Computation Time with a Rolling Horizon Approach Applied to a MILP Formulation of Multiple Urban Energy Hub System Marquant J.; Evins R.; Carmeliet J 2015 Procedia Computer Science International Conference on Computational Science (2015), Porto, Portugal dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.procs.2015.05.486
Risk analysis of biodeterioration of wooden beams embedded in internally insulated masonry walls. Guizzardi M, Derome D, Carmeliet J. 2015 Construction & Building Materials
Smart Stability – Market-Economic Interaction of Smart Homes for Improved Power Network Stability Schulz N., Bichsel J., Wache H., Farook A.A. 2015 CISBAT 2015
Solar and Heat Pump Systems for Residential Buildings Hadorn J.C. et al. 2015 Wiley Book (result IEA SHC Task 44 & HPT Ann. 38)
Statistical-thermodynamics modelling of the built environment in relation to urban ecology N. Mohajeri, A. Gudmundsson, J.-L. Scartezzini 2015 Elsevier Ecological Modelling
The EPFL campus in Lausanne: new energy strategies for 2050 S. Coccolo, J. Kämpf, J.-L. Scartezzini 2015 6th International Building Physics Conference IBPC 2015, Energy Procedia dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2015.11.776
The impact of low energy buildings on the optimal design of distributed energy system and Networks Morvaj B.; Evins R.; Carmeliet J 2015 Building Simulation Conference 2015
Urban energy simulation of the EPFL Campus in Fribourg using a new paradigm: the CITYGML application domain extension energy S. Coccolo, J.Kämpf 2015 CISBAT 2015 dx.doi.org/10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-907-912
Business Model Innovation for Local Energy Management: A Systematic Methodology – E. Facchinetti, S.Sulzer Facchinetti E. et al. 2016 Sustainable Built Environment 2016 Conference dx.doi.org/10.3218/3774-6_81
A strategy for reducing CO2 emissions from buildings with the Kaya identity Mavromatidis G., Orehounig K., Richner P., Carmeliet J. 2016 Elsevier A Swiss energy system analysis and a case study Energy Policy dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2015.10.037
Building shape optimisation to reduce air-conditioning needs using constrained evolutionary algorithms. G. Caruso, J.H. Kämpf 2016 Elsevier Solar Energy dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2015.04.046
Business model innovation for Local Energy Management: a perspective from Swiss utilities. Facchinetti E. et al. 2016 Frontiers Frontiers in Energy Research dx.doi.org/10.3389/fenrg.2016.00031
Design optimization of electrical hubs using hybrid evolutionary algorithm A. T. D. Perera et al. 2016 ASME 2016 10th International Conference on Energy Sustainability
Does roof shape matter? Solar photovoltaic (PV) integration on building roofs. N. Mohajeri et al. 2016 Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) regional conference dx.doi.org/10.3218/3774-6_21
Dynamic building energy demand modelling at urban scale for the case of Switzerland D. Wang, K. Orehounig, J. Carmeliet, 2016 12th REHVA world congress CLIMA 2016, Download
Dynamic Energy Weighting Factors to Promote the Integration of Renewables into Buildings Baldini L. 2016 Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) regional conference Download
Effects of urban compactness on solar energy potential N. Mohajeri et al. 2016 Elsevier Renewable Energy dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2016.02.053
Electrical conductivity sensors for water penetration monitoring in building masonry materials Guizzardi M, Derome D, Mannes D, Vonbank R, Carmeliet J. 2016 Materials and Structures
Energy Demand Analysis for Building Envelope Optimization for Hot Climate: A Case Study at AN Najah National University. S. Monna et al. 2016 PLEA 2016 – 36th International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture
Energy demand and urban microclimate of old and new residential districts in a hot arid climate. S. Coccolo et al. 2016 PLEA 2016 – 36th International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture
General business model patterns for Local Energy Management concepts. Facchinetti E. et al. 2016 Frontiers Frontiers in Energy Research dx.doi.org/10.3389/fenrg.2016.00007
Geo-dependent heat demand model of the Swiss building stock Schneider S., Khoury J., Lachal B., Hollmuller P. 2016 Sustainable Built Environment (SBE2016), Zurich, 15-17 June 2016. Conference paper Download
Holistic optimization of urban morphology and district energy systems Waibel, C., Evins, R., Carmeliet, J., 2016 Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) regional conference dx.doi.org/10.3218/3774-6_12
How street canyon configuration control the accessibility of solar energy potential: Implication for urban design N. Mohajeri et al. 2016 PLEA 2016 – 36th International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture
Impact of electrical storage and grid upgrade on the optimal design and operation of a microgrid Morvaj, B., Evins, R., Carmeliet, J 2016 2016 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting,
Impact of radiation exchange between buildings in urban street canyons on space cooling demands of buildings Allegrini J., Dorer V., Carmeliet J. 2016 Elsevier Energy and Buildings dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2016.06.073
Integration of outdoor human comfort in a building energy simulation database using CityGML Energy Ade S. Coccolo et al. 2016 Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) regional conference dx.doi.org/10.3218/3774-6_14
Matching renewable energy production and consumption by market regulated demand site management (DSM) Thomas Schluck, Robert Bühler, Sabine Sulzer, Matthias Sulzer 2016 SBE16
Mixed integer linear programming for the design of solar thermal energy systems with short-term storage Omu A., Hsieh S., Orehounig K. 2016 Elsevier Applied Energy dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.07.055
Multi-agent reinforcement learning for optimizing technology deployment in distributed multi-energy systems Bollinger, L.A., Evins, R. 2016 EG-ICE 2016
Multi-scale modelling to assess human comfort in urban canyons D. Mauree et al. 2016 Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) regional conference dx.doi.org/10.3218/3774-6_15
On the impact of local climatic conditions on urban energy use: A case study. D. Mauree et al. 2016 PLEA 2016 – 36th International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture
Optimal energy system transformation of a neighbourhood Wu, R., Mavromatidis, G., Orehounig, K., Carmeliet, J 2016 Sustainable built environment regional conference 2016 dx.doi.org/10.3218/3774-6_10
Optimization framework for distributed energy systems with integrated electrical grid constraints Morvaj B., Evins R., Carmeliet J. 2016 Elsevier Applied Energy dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.03.090
Optimum design and control of grid integrated electrical hubs considering lifecycle cost and emission A. T. D. Perera et al. 2016 IEEE International Energy Conference ENERGYCON 2016
Robust moisture reference year methodology for hygrothermal simulations Zhou X., Derome D., Carmeliet J. 2016 Elsevier Building and Environment dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.buildenv.2016.09.021
Selecting moisture reference year for hygrothermal simulations Zhou X., Derome D., Carmeliet J. 2016 CESBP 2016 Central European Symposium on Building Physics, Dresden, Germany
Sensitivity of the dispatch strategy in designing grid integrated hybrid energy systems A. T. D. Perera et al. 2016 IEEE International Energy Conference ENERGYCON 2016
The role of district heating in achieving sustainable cities: comparative analysis of different heat scenarios for Geneva Quiquerez L., Lachal B., Monard M., Faessler J. 2016 15th International Symposium on District Heating and Cooling, Seoul, 4-7 September 2016. Conference paper
Uncertainty and sensitivity analysis for the optimal design of urban distributed energy systems Mavromatidis, G., Orehounig, K., Carmeliet, J. 2016 Sustainable built environment regional conference 2016 dx.doi.org/10.3218/3774-6_20
Variability between domestic buildings: the impact on energy use Evins R., Orehounig K. and Dorer V. 2016 Taylor & Francis Journal of Building Performance Simulation dx.doi.org/10.1080/19401493.2015.1006526
Water uptake in clay brick at different temperatures: experiments and numerical simulations. Guizzardi M, Derome D, Carmeliet J. 2016 Building Physics

WP4 – Market Diffusion and Implementation of Technologies

Title Authors Year Publisher Journal Additional Information
The Economic Viability of Battery Storage for Residential Solar Photovoltaic Systems – A Review and a Simulation Model J. Hoppmann, J. Volland, T.S. Schmidt, V.H. Hoffmann 2014 Elsevier Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews DOI:10.1016/j.rser.2014.07.068
Compulsive Policy-Making – The Evolution of the German Feed-in Tariff System for Solar Photovoltaic Power J. Hoppmann, J. Huenteler, B. Girod 2014 Elsevier Research Policy DOI:10.1016/j.respol.2014.01.014
Don’t just follow the sun – A global assessment of economic performance for residential building photovoltaics T. Lang, E. Gkloerfeld, B. Girod 2014 Elsevier Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews DOI:10.1016/j.rser.2014.10.077
Assessing energy savings in cooling demand of buildings using passive cooling systems based on ventilation H. Campaniço, P. Hollmuller, P. Soares 2014 Elsevier Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2014.08.053
Air–soil heat exchangers for heating and cooling of buildings: Design guidelines, potentials and constraints, system integration and global energy balance P. Hollmuller, B. Lachal 2014 Elsevier Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2014.01.042
Source froide solaire pour pompe à chaleur avec un COP annuel de 5 généralisable dans le neuf et la rénovation F. Mermoud, C. Fraga, P. Hollmuller, E. Pamplona, B. Lachal 2014 Université de Genève Terre & Environnement Download
Rénovation énergétique des bâtiments résidentiels collectifs: état des lieux, retours d’expérience et potentiels du parc genevois. J. Khoury 2014 Université de Genève Terre & Environnement Download
Suivi énergétique du bâtiment tertiaire Polimmo, 5 route des Jeunes à Genève, rénové MINERGIE et équipé de pompes à chaleur couplées à des sondes géothermiques – Aspects techniques et économiques F. Mermoud, P. Hollmuller, E. Pampaloni, B. Lachal, M. Bernard 2014 Université de Genève Terre & Environnement Download
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Climatisation du datacenter de l’Office des Nations Unies à Genève: Comparaison entre une climatisation via le réseau Genève-Lac-Nations et une climatisation via un groupe de froid classique. S. Veyrat, B. Vulliez, J.D. Cabrera Santelices, P. Hollmuller 2014 Université de Genève Rapport de recherche Download
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Climate and land-use change impacts on potential solar photovoltaic power generation in the Black Sea region. I. Gundersona, S. Goyetteb, A. Gago-Silvaa, L. Quiquerezc, A. Lehmann 2015 Elsevier Environmental Science & Policy DOI:10.1016/j.envsci.2014.04.013
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Increasing waste heat recovery by connecting existing thermal networks. L. Quiquerez, J. Faessler 2015 Université de Genève EuroHeat and Power Magazine Download
Cost-efficient demand-pull policies for multi-purpose technologies – The case of stationary electricity storage B. Battke,T.S. Schmidt 2015 Elsevier Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.06.010
The need to increase the policy relevance of the functional approach to technological innovation systems C.R. Bening; N.U. Blum, T.S. Schmidt 2015 Elsevier Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions DOI:10.1016/j.eist.2015.07.007
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An analysis of remote electric mini-grids in Laos using the Technological Innovation Systems approach N.U. Blum, C.R. Bening, T.S. Schmidt 2015 Elsevier Technological Forecasting and Social Change DOI:10.1016/j.techfore.2015.02.002
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The technological innovation systems framework: Response to six criticisms J. Markard, M. Hekkert, S. Jacobsson 2015 Elsevier Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions DOI:10.1016/j.eist.2015.07.006
Socio-technical transitions and policy change – Advocacy coalitions in Swiss energy policy J. Markard, M. Suter, K. Ingold 2015 Elsevier Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions DOI:10.1016/j.eist.2015.05.003
Total cost of ownership of electric vehicles compared to conventional vehicles: A probabilistic analysis and projection across market segments G. Wu, A. Inderbitzin, C. Bening 2015 Elsevier Energy Policy DOI:10.1016/j.enpol.2015.02.004
Profitability in absence of subsidies: A techno-economic analysis of rooftop photovoltaic self-consumption in residential and commercial buildings Lang, T.; Ammann, D.; Girod, B. 2015 Elsevier Renewable Energy dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2015.09.059
What a MES(s)! A bibliometric analysis of the evolution of research on multi-energy systems Balakrishnan, J., Brophy Haney, A., Meuer, J. 2016 Springer Berlin Heidelberg Electrical Engineering dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00202-016-0427-9
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