Building Equipment

Current Research

Key Technical Achievements

  • Integrated control strategies
  • Advanced algorithms and demonstration programs for lighting
  • New advanced evaporative cooling systems

Recent Publications

2015

Optimization model analysis of centralized groundwater source heat pump system in heating season Link
Case studies for GSHP demonstration projects in the US Link
A comparative study of the status of GSHP applications in the United States and China Link

2014

Performance of the HVAC Systems at the ASHRAE Headquarters Building, Part 2. Link

2013

Cleantech for sustainable buildings- From Nano to Urban Scale,
Field Test and Evaluation of Residential Ground Source Heat Pump Systems Using Emerging Ground Coupling Technologies PDF icon PDF

2012

A Comparative Study on the Status of GSHP Applications in US and China PDF icon PDF
Discover Opportunities with Ground Source Heat Pump
Measured Performance of Residential GSHP Systems with New Ground Heat Exchangers

2011

Expansion and user study of CoolVent: inclusion of thermal comfort models in an early-design natural ventilation tool Link
How to replicate computationally a human plume with a simple geometry, and how not to Link
How to replicate computationally a human plume with a simple geometry, and how not to.