Publications

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

Phase I (2014-2016)

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
Potential advantages of a multifunctional complex fenestration system with embedded micro-mirrors in daylighting Gong J., Kostro A., Motamed A., Schüler A. 2016 Solar Energy DOI:10.1016/j.solener.2016.10.012
CFSpro: ray tracing for design and optimization of complex fenestration systems using mixed dimensionality approach Kostro A., Geiger M., Scartezzini J.-L., Schüler A. 2016 Applied Optics DOI:10.1364/AO.55.005127
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
Outdoor human comfort and thermal stress: A comprehensive review on models and standards Coccolo C., Kämpf J., Scartezzini J.-L., Pearlmutter D. 2016 Urban Climate DOI:10.1016/j.uclim.2016.08.004
Effects of urban compactness on solar energy potential Mohajeri N., Upadhyay G., Gudmundsson A., Assouline D., Kämpf J., Scartezzini J.-L. 2016 Renewable Energy DOI:10.1016/j.renene.2016.02.053
Market integration of local energy systems: Is local energy management compatible with European regulation for retail competition? Eid, C., Bollinger, L.A., Koirala, B., Scholten, D., Facchinetti, E., Lilliestam, J., & Hakvoort, R. 2016 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2016.08.072
Robust moisture reference year methodology for hygrothermal simulations Zhou, X., Derome, D., Carmeliet, L. 2016 Building and Environment
A new procedure for selecting moisture reference years for hygrothermal simulations Zhou, X., Derome, D., Carmeliet, L. 2016 Bauphysik DOI:10.1002/bapi.201610042
Urbane Strategien zum Klimawandel Scartezzini J.-L., Grêt-Regamey A. 2016 Brennpunkt Klima Schweiz – Grundlagen, Folgen und Perspektiven
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
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
Optimising urban energy systems: Simultaneous system sizing, operation and district heating network layout Morvaj, B., Evins, R., & Carmeliet, J. 2016 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2016.09.139
Mixed integer linear programming for the design of solar thermal energy systems with short-term storage Omu, A., Hsieh, S., & Orehounig, K. 2016 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.07.055
Optimising urban energy systems: Simultaneous system sizing, operation and district heating network layout Morvaj, B., Evins, R., & Carmeliet, J. 2016 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2016.09.139
Mixed integer linear programming for the design of solar thermal energy systems with short-term storage Omu, A., Hsieh, S., & Orehounig, K. 2016 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.07.055
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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
Appareils portables de refroidissement par cycle frigorifique et par évaporation: étude de cas sur 14 places de travail d’un bâtiment de bureaux à Genève S. Veyrat, C. De Sousa Fraga, J.-L. Bertholet, P. Hollmuller, B. Lachal, M. Bernard 2014 Université de Genève Rapport de recherche Download
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
Rénovation énergétique des bâtiments résidentiels collectifs: état des lieux, retours d’expérience et potentiels du parc genevois J. Khoury 2015 Université de Genève PhD thesis Download
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
Large solar driven heat pump system for a multifamily building: Long term in-situ monitoring C. Fraga, F. Mermoud, P. Hollmuller, E. Pampaloni, B. Lachal 2015 Elsevier Solar Energy DOI:10.1016/j.solener.2015.01.039
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
Technological innovation systems in contexts: Conceptualizing contextual structures and interaction dynamics A. Bergek, M.P. Hekkert, S. Jacobsson, J. Markard, B.A. Sanden, B. Truffer 2015 Elsevier Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions DOI:10.1016/j.eist.2015.07.003
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
Smart meter communication standards in Europe – a comparison S. Erlinghagen, B. Lichtensteiger,  J. Markard 2015 Elsevier Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews DOI:10.1016/j.rser.2014.11.065
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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Product-oriented climate policy: learning from the past to shape the future Girod, B. 2016 Journal of Cleaner Production DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.07.010

Phase II (2017-2020)

Title Authors Year Journal Additional information
On-site monitoring and subjective comfort assessment of a sun shadings and electric lighting controller based on novel High Dynamic Range vision sensors Motamed A., Deschamps L., Scartezzini J.-L. 2017 Energy and Building DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.05.017
Structured transparent low emissivity coatings with high microwave transmission Bouvard O., Lanini M., Burnier L., Witte R., Cuttat B., Salvadè A., Schueler A. 2017 Applied Physics A DOI:10.1007/s00339-016-0701-8
Coupling energy systems with lightweight structures for a net plus energy building Lydon G, Hofer J, Svetozarevic B, Nagy Z, Schlueter A. 2017 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.11.110
NEST HiLo: Investigating lightweight construction and adaptive energy systems Block P, Schlueter A, Veenendaal D, Bakker J, Begle M, Hischier I, Hofer J, Jayathissa P, Lydon G, Maxwell I, Mendez T, Nagy Z, Pigram D, Svetozarevic B, Torsing R, Verbeek J, Willmann A 2017 Journal of Building Engineering DOI:10.1016/j.jobe.2017.06.013
Optimising Building Net Energy Demand with Dynamic BIPV Shading Jayathissaa P, Luzzatto M, Schmidli J, Hofer J, Nagy Z, Schlueter A 2017 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.05.083
Multiobjective optimisation of energy systems and building envelope retrofit in a residential community Wu, R., Mavromatidis, G., Orehounig, K., & Carmeliet, J. 2017 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.12.161
Multiobjective optimisation of energy systems and building envelope retrofit in a residential community Wu, R., Mavromatidis, G., Orehounig, K., & Carmeliet, J. 2017 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.12.161
Humans in the Loop: A Stochastic Predictive Approach to Building Energy Management in the Presence of Unpredictable Users Annika Eichler, Georgios Darivianakis, John Lygeros 2017 Proc. Int. Federation Auto. Control World Congress
A Data-Driven Stochastic Optimization Approach to the Seasonal Storage Energy Management Georgios Darivianakis, Annika Eichler, Roy S. Smith, John Lygeros 2017 IEEE Control Systems Soc. Letters
Scalability through Decentralization: A Robust Control Approach for the Energy Management of a Building Community Georgios Darivianakis, Angelos Georghiou Annika Eichler, Roy S. Smith, John Lygeros 2017 Proc. Int. Federation Auto. Control World Congress
Automated classification and identification procedure for prediction of energy consumption in multi-mode buildings Mohammad Khosravi, Annika Eichler, Roy S. Smith 2017 Energy Procedia
Low-dimensional space- and time-coupled power system control policies driven by high-dimensional ensemble weather forecasts J. Warrington, D. Drew, J. Lygeros 2017 IEEE Control Systems Soc. Letters
Coupling of physical phenomena in urban microclimate: a model integrating air flow, wind-driven rain, radiation and transport in building materials Kubilay A., Derome D., Carmeliet J. 2017 Urban Climate
An integrated approach to design site specific distributed electrical hubs combining optimization, multi-criterion assessment and decision making Perera A. T. D., Nik V. M., Mauree D., Scartezzini J.-L. 2017 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2017.06.002
Electrical hubs: An effective way to integrate non-dispatchable renewable energy sources with minimum impact to the grid Perera A. T. D., Nik V. M., Mauree D., Scartezzini J.-L. 2017 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.12.127
On the coherence in the boundary Layer: Development of a Canopy Interface Model Mauree D., Blond N., Kohler K., Clappier A. 2017 Frontiers in Earth Science DOI:10.3389/feart.2016.00109
Decarbonizing the electricity grid: The impact on urban energy systems, distribution grids and district heating potential Morvaj, B., Evins, R., & Carmeliet, J. 2017 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.01.058
Optimisation of a district energy system with a low temperature network Prasanna, A., Dorer, V., & Vetterli, N. 2017 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2017.03.137
Comparison of solar thermal systems with storage: From building to neighbourhood scale Hsieh S., Omu A., & Orehounig, K. 2017 Energy and Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.07.036
Comparison of solar thermal systems with storage: From building to neighbourhood scale Hsieh S., Omu A., & Orehounig, K. 2017 Energy and Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.07.036
Decarbonizing the electricity grid: The impact on urban energy systems, distribution grids and district heating potential Morvaj, B., Evins, R., & Carmeliet, J. 2017 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.01.058
Energy monitoring of a low temperature heating and cooling district network Vetterli, N., Sulzer, M., Menti, U.-P. 2017 Energy Procedia
Optimal dispatch of large multi-carrier energy networks considering energy conversion functions M. Hohmann, R. Evins, J. Lygeros 2017 Energy Procedia
Optimal linearizations of energy systems under uncertain demand M. Hohmann, J. Warrington, J. Lygeros 2017 Applied Energy
Estimation of large-scale solar rooftop PV potential for smart grid integration: A methodological review Assouline D., Mohajeri N., Scartezzini J.-L. 2017 Sustainable Interdependent Networks: From Theory to Application
Quantifying rooftop photovoltaic solar energy potential: A machine learning approach Assouline D., Mohajeri N., Scartezzini J.-L. 2017 Solar Energy DOI:10.1016/j.solener.2016.11.045
Actual energy performance of student housing: case study, benchmarking and performance gap analysis. Lehmann, U.; Khoury, J.; Patel, M.K. 2017 Energy Procedia
ElectroWhat: A Platform for Territorial Analysis of Electricity Consumption. Schneider, S.; Le Strat, P.; Patel, M.K. 2017 Energy Procedia
Techno-economic potential of large-scale energy retrofit in the Swiss residential building stock Streicher, K.N.; Parra, D.; Buerer, M.C.; Patel, M.K. 2017 Energy Procedia
Analysis of the Energy Efficiency Potential of Household Lighting in Switzerland Using a Stock Model. Heidari, M.; van der Lans, N.; Floret, I.; Patel, M.K. 2017 Energy Procedia
Optimizing PV and grid charging in combined applications to improve the profitability of residential batteries Pena-Bello, A.; Burer, M.; Patel, M.K.; Parra, D. 2017 Journal of Energy Storage
Cost-effectiveness of energy efficiency programs: How to better understand and improve from multiple stakeholder perspectives? Yushchenko, A.,Patel, M.K. 2017 Energy Policy DOI:10.1002/sce.20218
Spatial-Temporal Analysis of the Heat and Electricity Demand of the Swiss Building Stock Schneider, S. 2017 Frontiers in Built Environnement DOI:10.3389/fbuil.2017.00053
Statistical bottom-up model with uncertainty estimation for territorial heat demand analysis of the Swiss building stock Schneider S., Khoury J., Lachal B., and Hollmuller, P. 2017 Buildings Research and Environnement
Understanding and bridging the energy performance gap in building retrofit. Khoury J., Alameddine Z., Hollmuller P. 2017 Energy Procedia
Heat pump systems for multifamily buildings: which resource for what demand? De Sousa Fraga C. 2017 Université de Genève, PhD thesis
Solar assisted heat pump system for multifamily buildings: Towards a seasonal performance factor of 5? Numerical sensitivity analysis based on a monitored case study De Sousa Fraga C., Hollmuller P., Mermoud, F. and Lachal B. 2017 Solar Energy DOI:10.1016/j.solener.2017.02.008
An interdisciplinary review of energy storage for communities: Challenges and perspectives Parra, D.; Swierczynski, M.; Stroe, D.I.; Norman, S.A.; Abdon, A.; Worlitschek, J.; O’Dohertye, T.; Rodriguese, L.; Gillotte, M.; Zhang, X.; Bauer, C.; Patel, M.K. 2017 Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews
Economic versus belief-based models: Shedding light on the adoption of novel green technologies Girod, B., Mayer, S., Nägele, F. 2017 Energy Policy DOI:10.1016/j.enpol.2016.09.065
How do policies for efficient energy use in the household sector induce energy-efficiency innovation? An evaluation of European countries Girod, B.; Stucki, T.; Woerter, M. 2017 Energy Policy DOI:10.1016/j.enpol.2016.12.054
Turning up the heat on obsolete thermostats: A simulation-based comparison of intelligent control approaches for residential heating systems Nägele, F.; Kasper, T.; Girod, B. 2017 Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews DOI:10.1016/j.rser.2016.11.112
A holarchic approach for multi-scale distributed energy system optimisation Marquant, J. F.; Evins, R.; Bollinger, L. A.; Carmeliet, J. 2017 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.09.057
A holarchic approach for multi-scale distributed energy system optimisation Marquant, J. F.; Evins, R.; Bollinger, L. A.; Carmeliet, J. 2017 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2017.09.057
Poster abstract: Is the run-time of domestic appliances predictable? Patrick Huber, Paul Schmieder, Mario Gerber, Andreas Rumsch 2017 Computer Science – Research and Development DOI:10.1007/s00450-017-0367-2
A methodology to calculate long-term shallow geothermal energy potential for an urban neighbourhood Miglani, S.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2017 Energy and Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.10.100
A methodology to calculate long-term shallow geothermal energy potential for an urban neighbourhood Miglani, S.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2017 Energy and Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.10.100
Spatial-Temporal Analysis of the Heat and Electricity Demand of the Swiss Building Stock Schneider, S.; Hollmuller, P.; Le Strat, P.; Khoury, J.; Patel, M.; Lachal, B. 2017 Frontiers in Built Environment DOI:10.3389/fbuil.2017.00053
Energy saving glazing with a wide band-pass FSS allowing mobile communication: up-scaling and characterisation Burnier L., Lanini M., Bouvard O., Scanferla D., Varathan A., Genoud C., Marguerit A., Cuttat B., Dury N., Witte R., Salvade A., Schueler A. 2017 IET Microwaves Antennas & Propagation DOI:10.1049/iet-map.2016.0685
Multi-scale modelling to evaluate building energy consumption at the neighbourhood scale Mauree D., Coccolo S., Kaempf J., Scartezzini J.-L. 2017 PLoS ONE DOI:10.1016/j.rser.2017.10.047
Multi-model ecologies for shaping future energy systems: design patterns and development paths Bollinger, L. A.; Davis, C. B.; Evins, R.; Chappin, E. J. L.; Nikolic, I. 2017 Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews DOI:10.1016/j.rser.2017.10.047
Efficient time-resolved 3D solar potential modelling Waibel, C.; Evins, R.; Carmeliet, J. 2017 Solar Energy DOI:10.1016/j.solener.2017.10.054
Efficient time-resolved 3D solar potential modelling Waibel, C.; Evins, R.; Carmeliet, J. 2017 Solar Energy DOI:10.1016/j.solener.2017.10.054
Title Authors Year Journal Additional information
Quantifying the impact of urban climate by extending the boundaries of urban energy system modeling Perera, A.T.D., Coccolo S., Scartezzini J.-L., Mauree D. 2018 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.04.004
Design of distributed energy systems under uncertainty: a two-stage stochastic programming approach Mavromatidis, G.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.04.019
Uncertainty and global sensitivity analysis for the optimal design of distributed energy systems Mavromatidis, G.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.01.062
Integrating a thermal model of ground source heat pumps and solar regeneration within building energy system optimization Miglani, S.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.02.173
Design of distributed energy systems under uncertainty: a two-stage stochastic programming approach Mavromatidis, G.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.04.019
Uncertainty and global sensitivity analysis for the optimal design of distributed energy systems Mavromatidis, G.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.01.062
Integrating a thermal model of ground source heat pumps and solar regeneration within building energy system optimization Miglani, S.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.02.173
A Comparison of Storage Systems in Neighborhood Decentralized Energy System Applications from 2015 to 2050 Murray, P.; Orehounig, K.; Grosspietsch, D.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.08.106
Performative design environment for kinetic photovoltaic architecture Jayathissa P., Caranovic S., Hofer J., Nagy Z, Schlueter A 2018 Automation in Construction DOI:10.1016/j.autcon.2018.05.013
Development and test application of the UrbanSOLve decision-support prototype for early-stage neighborhood design Nault, E.; Waibel, C.; Carmeliet, J.; Andersen, M. 2018 Building and Environment DOI:10.1016/j.buildenv.2018.03.033
Influence of envelope properties on interior insulation solutions for masonry walls Zhou, X.; Carmeliet, J.; Derome, D. 2018 Building and Environment DOI:10.1016/j.buildenv.2018.02.047
Development and test application of the UrbanSOLve decision-support prototype for early-stage neighborhood design Nault, E.; Waibel, C.; Carmeliet, J.; Andersen, M. 2018 Building and Environment DOI:10.1016/j.buildenv.2018.03.033
A new combined clustering method to analyse the potential of district heating networks at large-scale Marquant, J. F.; Bollinger, L. A.; Evins, R.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2018.05.027
Comparison of alternative decision-making criteria in a two-stage stochastic program for the design of distributed energy systems under uncertainty Mavromatidis, G.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2018.05.081
A new combined clustering method to analyse the potential of district heating networks at large-scale Marquant, J. F.; Bollinger, L. A.; Evins, R.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2018.05.027
Comparison of alternative decision-making criteria in a two-stage stochastic program for the design of distributed energy systems under uncertainty Mavromatidis, G.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2018.05.081
Characterization and data-driven modeling of a retro-reflective coating in Radiance Lars O Grobe 2018 Energy and Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.12.029
Improving the energy sustainability of a Swiss village trgough building renovation and renewable energy intergartion Le Guen M., Mosca L., Perera A .T .D ., Coccolo S., Mohajeri N., Scartezzini J.-L. 2018 Energy and Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.10.057
CESAR: a bottom-up building stock modelling tool for Switzerland to address sustainable energy transformation strategies Wang, D.; Landolt, J.; Mavromatidis, G.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Energy and Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2018.03.020
CESAR: a bottom-up building stock modelling tool for Switzerland to address sustainable energy transformation strategies Wang, D.; Landolt, J.; Mavromatidis, G.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Energy and Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2018.03.020
Solar heat gains through train windows: a non-negligible contribution to the energy balance Bouvard O., Burnier L., Oelhafen P., Tonin A., Wüst P., Sidler F., Zweifel G., Schüler A. 2018 Energy Efficiency DOI:10.1007/s12053-018-9643-7
How, when, and where? Assessing renewable energy self-sufficiency at the neighborhood level Grosspietsch, D.; Thömmes, P.; Girod, B.; Hoffmann, V. H. 2018 Environmental Science & Technology DOI:10.1021/acs.est.7b02686
Continuous pressure loss correlation for helical coil heat exchangers with arbitrary roughness Eismann, R., Adams, R. 2018 Frontiers in Heat and Mass Transfer DOI:10.5098/hmt.11.4
Pipe Network Analysis for Solar Thermal Plants Eismann, R. 2018 ISES Conference Proceedings Database  
Development of a novel mechanical micro-engraving method for the high-aspect-ratio microstructures of an advanced window system Gong J., Delaunay A., Kostro A., Schüler A. 2018 Microelectronic Engineering DOI:10.1016/j.mee.2018.01.032
A review of uncertainty characterisation approaches for the optimal design of distributed energy systems Mavromatidis, G.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews DOI:10.1016/j.rser.2018.02.021
A review of uncertainty characterisation approaches for the optimal design of distributed energy systems Mavromatidis, G.; Orehounig, K.; Carmeliet, J. 2018 Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews DOI:10.1016/j.rser.2018.02.021
A city-scale roof shape classification using machine learning for solar energy applications Mohajeri N., Assouline D., Guiboud B. Bill A., Gudmusson A., Scartezzini J.-L. 2018 Renewable Energy DOI:10.1016/j.renene.2017.12.096
Assessing visibility in multi-scale urban planning: A contribution to a method enhancing social acceptability of solar energy in cities Florio P., Munari Probst M. C., Schueler A., Roecker C., Scartezzini J.-L. 2018 Solar Energy DOI:10.1016/j.solener.2018.07.059
A new framework to evaluate urban design using urban microclimatic modeling in future climatic conditions Mauree D., Coccolo S., Perera ATD, Nik V., Scartezzini J.-L., Naboni E. 2018 Sustainability DOI:10.3390/su10041134
Cooling potential of greening in the urban environment, a step further towards practice Coccolo S., Kämpf J.H., Mauree D., Scartezzini J.-L. 2018 Sustainable Cities and Society DOI:10.1016/j.scs.2018.01.019
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Co-simulation and optimization of building geometry and multi-energy systems: interdependencies in energy supply, energy demand and solar potentials Waibel, C., Evins, R., & Carmeliet, J. 2019 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.03.177
Automated ‘Eye-sight’ Venetian blinds based on an embedded photometric device with real-time daylighting computing Wu Y., Kämpf J. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.113317
Machine learning methods to assist energy system optimization Perera A.T.D., Wickramasinghe P.U., Nik V.M. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.03.202
A solar-based sustainable urban design: The effects of city-scale street-canyon geometry on solar access in Geneva, Switzerland Mohajeri N., Gudmunsson A., Kunckler T., Upadhyay G., Assouline D., Kämpf J.H. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.02.014
Machine learning methods to assist energy system optimization Perera A.T.D., Wickramasinghe P., Nik V.M. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.03.202
Redefining energy system flexibility for distributed energy system design Perera A.T.D., Nik V.M., Wickramasinghe P.U. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.113572
Quantifying the impact of urban climate by extending the boundaries of urban energy system modeling Perera A.T.D., Coccolo S., Scartezzini J.-L. & Mauree D. 2018 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.04.004
Large-scale rooftop solar photovoltaic technical potential estimation using Random Forests Assouline D., Mohajeri N. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2018 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.02.118
High-resolution, parametric BIPV and electrical systems modeling and design Walker, L., Hofer, J., Schlueter A. 2019 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.12.088
A comparison of storage systems in neighbourhood decentralized energy system applications from 2015 to 2050 Portia Murray, Kristina Orehounig, David Grosspietsch and Jan Carmeliet 2018 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.08.106
Co-simulation and optimization of building geometry and multi-energy systems: Interdependencies in energy supply, energy demand and solar potentials Christoph Waibel, Thomas Wortmann, Ralph Evins and Jan Carmeliet 2019 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.03.177
Analysis of the impact of energy efficiency labelling and potential changes on electricity demand reduction of white goods using a stock model: The case of Switzerland Yilmaz, S.; Majcen, D.; Heidari, M.; Mahmoodi, J.; Brosch, T.; Patel, M.K. 2019 Applied Energy DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.01.137
A/S-WSN: An Open and Modular Wireless Sensor Network for Estimating Building Performance Frei, M., Deb, C., Stadler, R., Nagy, Z., Schlüter, A. 2019 Automation in Construction  
Design and validation of a compact Embedded Photometric Device for real-time daylighting computing in office buildings Wu Y., Kämpf J. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Building and Environment DOI:10.1016/j.buildenv.2018.11.016
Split-pane electrochromic window control based on an Embedded Photometric Device with real-time daylighting computing Wu Y., Wang T., Lee E.S., Kämpf J. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Building and Environment DOI:10.1016/j.buildenv.2019.106229
Temporal and rule-based analysis of indoor environment and residential building characteristics using a WSN Deb, C., Frei, M., Schlüter, A. 2019 Building and Environment  
Electricity Consumption of Heat Pumps in Thermal Networks depends on Network Topology Stettler, Schluck, Sommer 2019 Building Simulation  
Monetary Value of a District’s Flexibility on the Spot- and Reserve Electricity Markets Facchinetti, E., Rohrbach, B., van der Wel, G., & Bollinger, A. 2018 Buildings DOI:10.3390/buildings8120181
Linearity versus non-linearity in high frequency multilevel wind time series measured in urban areas Telesca L., Laib M., Guignard F., Mauree D. & Kanevski M. 2018 Chaos, Solitons & Fractals DOI:10.1016/j.chaos.2019.02.002
A new clustering and visualization method to evaluate urban heat energy planning scenarios Torabi S., Mauree D., Coccolo S., Mutani G., Lombardi P. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Cities DOI:10.1016/j.cities.2018.12.007
Modeling the effects of future urban planning scenarios on the Urban Heat Island in a complex region Labedens S., Scartezzini J.-L. & Mauree D. 2018 EarthArXiv DOI:10.31223/osf.io/c8mzb
Eco-Sim: A parametric tool to evaluate the environmental and economic feasibility of Decentralized Energy Systems Siraganyan K., Perera A.T.D., Scartezzini J.-L. & Mauree D. 2019 Energies DOI:10.3390/en12050776
Mapping district heating potential under evolving thermal demand scenarios and technologies: a case study for Switzerland Chambers, J., Narula, K., Sulzer, M., & Patel, M. K. 2019 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2019.04.044
Evaluating the electricity saving potential of electrochromic glazing for cooling and lighting at the scale of the Swiss non-residential national building stock using a Monte Carlo model Chambers J., Hollmüller P., Bouvard O., Schüler A., Scartezzini J.-L., Azar E. & Patel M.K. 2019 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2019.07.037
Lowering the pressure in district heating and cooling networks by alternating the connection of the expansion vessel Sommer, Mennel, Sulzer 2019 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2019.02.010
Mapping district heating potential under evolving thermal demand scenarios and technologies: A case study for Switzerland Chambers, J.; Narula, K.; Sulzer, M.; Patel, M.K. 2019 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2019.04.044
Strategies for decarbonising the Swiss heating system Narula, K.; Chambers, J.; Streicher, K.N.; Patel, M.K. 2019 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2018.12.082
Evaluating the electricity saving potential of electrochromic glazing for cooling and lighting at the scale of the Swiss non-residential national building stock using a Monte Carlo model. Chambers, J.; Hollmuller, P.; Bouvard, O.; Schueler, A.; Scartezzini, J.-L.; Azar, E.; M.; Patel, M.K. 2019 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2019.07.037
Comparison of clustering approaches for domestic electricity load profile characterisation – Implications for demand side management. Yilmaz, S.; Chambers, J.; Patel, M.K. 2019 Energy DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2019.05.124
Analysis of space heating demand in the Swiss residential building stock: Element-based bottom-up model of archetype buildings Streicher, K.N.; Padey, P.; Parra, D.; Bürer, M.C.; Schneider, S.; Patel, M.K. 2019 Energy & Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2018.12.011
Assessment of the current thermal performance level of the Swiss residential building stock: Statistical analysis of energy performance certificates. Streicher, K.N., Padey, P., Parra, D., Bürer, M.C., Patel, M.K 2018 Energy & Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2018.08.032
Building energy optimization: an extensive benchmark of global search algorithms. Waibel, C., Wortmann, T., Evins, R., & Carmeliet, J. 2019 Energy & Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2019.01.048
Improving the energy sustainability of a Swiss village through building renovation and renewable energy integration Le Guen M., Mosca L., Perera A.T.D., Coccolo S. & Mohajeri N. 2018 Energy & Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2017.10.057
Automated load disaggregation for residences with electrical resistance heating Deb, C., Frei, M., Hofer, J., Schlüter, A. 2019 Energy & Buildings DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2018.10.011
Coupled simulation of thermally active building systems to support a digital twin Lydon, G., P., Caranovic, I., Hischier, I., Schlueter, A. 2019 Energy & Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2019.07.015
Building energy optimization: An extensive benchmark of global search algorithms Christoph Waibel, Thomas Worrtmann, Ralph Evins and Jan Carmeliet 2019 Energy & Buildings DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2019.01.048
Improved day ahead heating demand forecasting by online correction methods F. Bünning, A. Bollinger, P. Heer, R.S. Smith, J. Lygeros 2019 Energy & Buildings  
Experimental demonstration of data predictive control for energy optimization and thermal comfort in buildings F. Bünning, B. Huber, P. Heer, A. Aboudonia, J. Lygeros 2019 Energy & Buildings  
Who is sensitive to DSM? Understanding the determinants of the shape of electricity load curves and demand shifting: Socio-demographic characteristics, appliance use and attitudes Yilmaz, S.; Weber, S.; Patel, M.K. 2019 Energy Policy DOI:10.1016/j.enpol.2019.110909
A Study of District Heating Systems with Solar Thermal Based Prosumers Wang, D., Orehounig, K., Carmeliet J. 2018 Energy Procedia DOI:10.1016/j.egypro.2018.08.177
Daylighting simulation for external Venetian blinds based on HDR sky luminance monitoring with matrix algebraic approach Wu Y., Kämpf J.H. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Energy Procedia DOI:10.1016/j.egypro.2019.02.021
Spatio-temporal modelling and uncertainty estimation of hourly global solar irradiance using Extreme Learning Machines Walch A., Castello R., Mohajeri N., Guignard F., Kaneski M. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Energy Procedia DOI:10.1016/j.egypro.2019.01.219
Impacts of extreme climate conditions due to climate change on the energy system design and operation Perera A.T.D., Nik V.M. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Energy Procedia DOI:10.1016/j.egypro.2019.01.002
The role of distributed energy systems in the European energy transition Salil P., Perera A.T.D., Mauree D., Coccolo S., Delannoy L. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Energy Procedia DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2019.01.014
Thermal stability and heat transfer in the reservoir low temperature network Sotnikov, Sandmeier, Sulzer, Sergi, Mennel, Sommer 2019 Energy Procedia
Optimization of low-temperature networks by new hydraulic concepts Sommer, Sotnikov, Sandmeier, Stettler, Mennel, Sulzer 2019 Energy Procedia
Linking neighborhoods into sustainable energy systems Perera A.T.D., Coccolo S., Florio P., Nik V.M., Mauree D. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2018 Energy Sustainability DOI:10.1007/978-981-13-3284-5_5
Fisher-Shannon complexity analysis of high-frequency urban wind speed time series Guignard F., Mauree D., Lovallo M., Kanevski M. & Telesca L. 2019 Entropy DOI:10.3390/e21010047
Addressing integration challenges of high shares of residential solar photovoltaics with battery storage and smart policy designs. Schwarz, M.; Ossenbrink, J.; Knoeri, C.; Hoffmann, V. H. 2018 Environmental Research Letters DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/aaf934
A moment and sum-of-squares extension of dual dynamic programming with application to nonlinear energy storage problems M. Hohmann, J. Warrington, J. Lygeros 2019 European Journal on Operational Research  
Continuous pressure loss correlation for helical coil heat exchangers with arbitrary roughness Eismann, R., Adams, R. 2018 Frontiers of Heat and Mass Transfer DOI:10.5098/hmt.11.4
A machine learning approach for mapping the very shallow theoretical geothermal potential Assouline D., Mohajeri N., Gudmundsson A. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Geothermal Energy DOI:10.1186/s40517-019-0135-6
Low-dimensional space- and time-coupled power system control policies driven by high-dimensional ensemble weather forecasts J. Warrington, D. Drew, J. Lygeros 2018 IEEE Control Systems Letters DOI:10.1109/LCSYS.2017.2720467
Distributed Model Predictive Control for Linear Systems with Adaptive Terminal Sets G. Darivianakis, A. Eichler, J. Lygeros 2019 IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control DOI:10.1109/TAC.2019.2916774
Two-Stage Dual Dynamic Programming with Application to Nonlinear Hydro Scheduling B. Flamm, A. Eichler, J. Warrington, J. Lygeros 2019 IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology  
The Power of Diversity: Data-Driven Robust Predictive Control for Energy Efficient Buildings and Districts G. Darivianakis, A. Georghiou, R. Smith, J. Lygeros 2019 IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology DOI:10.1109/TCST.2017.2765625
Optimal linearizations of power systems with uncertain supply and demand M. Hohmann, J. Warrington, J. Lygeros 2019 IEEE Transactions on Power Systems DOI:10.1109/TPWRS.2018.2878009
Statistical Modelling of the Energy Reference Area of the Swiss Building Stock Schluck, Streicher, Mennel 2018 IOP Journal of Physics: Conference Series  
Linking business model innovation with energy system optimization Rohrbach, B., Euw, L. Von, Bollinger, A., Pacheco, C., & Perera, A. T. D. 2019 IOP Journal of Physics: Conference Series  
Guidelines for Business Model Innovations on the Example of PV Self-Consumption Optimization Rohrbach, B., Papaefthymiou, M., Schneider, A., & Imboden, C. 2019 IOP Journal of Physics: Conference Series  
Photon mapping in image-based visual comfort assessments with BSDF models of high resolution Grobe 2019 Journal of Building Performance Simulation DOI:10.1080/19401493.2019.1653994
Monetary Value of a District’s Flexibility on the Spot-and Reserve Electricity Markets Facchinetti, E., Rohrbach, B., van der Wel, G., Bollinger A. 2018 MDPI-Buildings DOI:10.3390/buildings8120181
Development of a novel mechanical micro-engraving method for the high-aspect-ratio microstructures of an advanced window system Gong J., Delaunay A., Kostro A. & Schüler A. 2018 Microelectronic Engineering DOI:10.1016/j.mee.2018.01.032
Dynamic photovoltaic building envelopes for adaptive energy and comfort management Svetozarevic, B., Begle, M., Jayathissa, P., Caranovic, S., Shepherd, R., Nagy, Z., Hischier, I., Hofer, J., Schlueter, A. 2019 Nature Energy DOI:10.1038/s41560-019-0424-0
Wavelet variance scale-dependence as a dynamics discriminating tool in high-frequency urban wind speed time series Guignard F., Mauree D., Kanevski M. & Telesca L. 2019 Physica A DOI:10.1016/j.physa.2019.04.021
A digital workflow to quantify regenerative urban design in the context of a changing climate Naboni E., Natanian J., Brizzi G., Florio P., Chokhachian A., Galanos T. & Rastogi P. 2019 Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews DOI:10.1016/j.rser.2019.109255
A review of assessment methods for the urban environment and its energy sustainability to guarantee climate adaptation of future cities Mauree D., Naboni E., Coccolo S., Perera A.T.D., Nik V.M. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews DOI:10.1016/j.rser.2019.06.005
Integrating urban form and distributed energy systems: Assessment of sustainable development scenarios for a Swiss village to 2050 Mohajeri N., Perera A.T.D., Coocolo S., Mosca L., Le Guen M. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2019 Renewable Energy DOI:10.1016/j.renene.2019.05.033
A city-scale roof shape classification using Machine Learning for solar energy applications Mohajeri N., Assouline D., Guiboud B., Bill A., Gudmundsson A. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2018 Renewable Energy DOI:10.1016/j.renene.2017.12.096
Assessing visibility in multi-scale urban planning: A contribution to a method enhancing social acceptability of solar energy in cities Florio P., Munari Probst M.C., Schüler A., Roecker C. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2018 Solar Energy DOI:10.1016/j.solener.2018.07.059
A new framework to evaluate urban design using urban microclimatic modeling in future climatic conditions Mauree D., Coccolo S., Perera A.T.D., Nik V., Scartezzini J.-L. & Naboni E. 2018 Sustainability (Switzerland) DOI:10.3390/su10041134
Cooling potential of greening in the urban environment: A step further towards practice Coccolo S., Kämpf J., Mauree D. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2018 Sustainable Cities and Society DOI:10.1016/j.scs.2018.01.019
Impact of evaporative cooling due to wetting of urban materials on local thermal comfort in a street canyon Aytaç Kubilay, Dominique Derome and Jan Carmeliet 2019 Sustainable Cities and Society DOI:10.1016/j.scs.2019.101574
A two-stage polynomial approach to stochastic optimization of district heating networks Hohmann, M., Warrington, J., & Lygeros, J. 2019 Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks DOI:10.1016/j.segan.2018.11.003
A two-stage polynomial approach to stochastic optimization of district heating networks M. Hohmann, J. Warrington, J. Lygeros 2019 Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks DOI:10.1016/j.segan.2018.11.003
Estimation of large-scale solar rooftop PV potential for smart grid integration: A methodological review Assouline D., Mohajeri N. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2018 Sustainable Interdependent Networks DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-74412-4_11
Multi-scale modeling of the urban meteorology: Integration of a new canopy model in the WRF model Mauree D., Blond N. & Clappier A. 2018 Urban Climate DOI:10.1016/j.uclim.2018.08.002
Thermal Comfort Maps to estimate the impact of urban greening on the outdoor human comfort Coccolo S., Pearlmutter D., Kämpf J. & Scartezzini J.-L. 2018 Urban Forestry & Urban Greening DOI:10.1016/j.ufug.2018.08.007
Matching decentralized energy production and local consumption: A review of renewable energy systems with conversion and storage technologies Grosspietsch, D.: Saenger, M.: Bastien, B. 2019 WIREs Energy & Environment DOI:doi.org/10.1002/wene.336
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Data-driven modelling of daylight redirecting fenestration at variable directional resolution Lars O. Grobe 2019 Doctoral Dissertation, Izmir Institute of Technology  
Statistical modelling of the energy reference area based on the Swiss building stock Thomas Schluck, Kai Nino Streicher,Stefan Mennel 2019 Journal of Physics: Conference Series DOI:10.1088/1742-6596/1343/1/012031
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Cost-optimal retrofit analysis for residential buildings D. Sigrist, C. Deb, M. Frei, A. Schlueter 2019 Journal of Physics: Conference Series DOI:10.1088/1742-6596/1343/1/012030
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Dynamic mechanism design for human-in-the-loop control of building energy consumption M. Schutte, A. Hota, A. Eichler, and J. Lygeros 2019 Proc. American Control Conf.  
Exergy-based model predictive control for design and control of a seasonal thermal energy storage system Jonin, M., Khosravi, M., Eichler, A., Villasmil, W., Schuetz, P., Jones, C.N. and Smith, R.S., 2019 Journal of Physics: Conference Series  
Data-Driven Predictive Control of Buildings; A Regression Based Approach Khosravi, M., Eichler, A., Aboudonia, A., Buck, R., and Smith, R. S. 2019 IEEE Conference on Control Technology and Applications  
Kernel-based identification of positive systems Khosravi, M. and Smith, R. 2019 Conference on Decision and Control  
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