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Session Overview
Location: Cityhall (Belfry) - Room 2
Date: Thursday, 02/Sept/2021
8:30
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10:00
Session T1.2: Ensuring high quality building simulations
Location: Cityhall (Belfry) - Room 2
Chair: Thierry Duforestel, EDF R&D
Chair : Filip Jorissen, KU Leuven
 
8:30 - 8:48

Spatial distribution of thermal comfort: a case study in Paris' station

Edouard Walther1, Mateusz Bogdan1, Fanny Peyre2, Christian Inard2

1: AREP L'hypercube, France; 2: LASIE Université de La Rochelle, France



8:48 - 9:06

Spectral and biological simulation methods for the design of healthy circadian lighting

J. Alstan Jakubiec, Athina Alight

University of Toronto, Canada



9:06 - 9:24

An optimization of the switching temperature for an energy system with a double-source heat pump

Sara Bordignon, Giuseppe Emmi, Marco Rossi, Michele De Carli, Angelo Zarrella

Department of Industrial Engineering - Applied Physics Section, University of Padova, Italy



9:24 - 9:42

Wind-driven air flow modelling in Modelica: verification and implementation in the IDEAS library

Klaas De Jonge1,3, Filip Jorissen2, Lieve Helsen2,4, Jelle Laverge1

1: Ghent University, Department of Architecture and Urban Planning , Belgium; 2: University of Leuven (KU Leuven), Department of Mechanical Engineering, Belgium; 3: FWO, Research Foundation Flanders; 4: EnergyVille, Thor Park, Waterschei, Belgium



9:42 - 10:00

Evaluation of energy and indoor environmental performance of mechanical ventilation systems under different climatic conditions

Dragos-Ioan Bogatu1, Ongun Berk Kazanci1, Charalampos Angelopoulos2, Daniel Coakley2, Bjarne W. Olesen1

1: International Centre for Indoor Environment and Energy, Department of Civil Engineering, Technical 6 University of Denmark, Nils Koppels Allé, Building 402, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark; 2: Mitsubishi Electric R&D Centre Europe BV, 17 Firth Road (AC3), Houstoun Industrial Estate, Livingston, West Lothian EH54 5DJ

10:30
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12:00
Session T2.2: Ensuring high quality building simulations
Location: Cityhall (Belfry) - Room 2
Chair: Frank De Troyer, KU Leuven
Chair : Nils Artiges, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, Grenoble INP, G2Elab, F-38000 Grenoble, France
 
10:30 - 10:48

Investigation of the temperature-dependent conductivity towards improving energy performance of building

Anna Wieprzkowicz, Dariusz Heim

Lodz University of Technology, Poland



10:48 - 11:06

3D drone-based time-lapse thermography: a case study of roof vulnerability characterization using photogrammetry and performance simulation implications

Tarek Rakha1, Yasser El Masri1, Kaiwen Chen1, Pieter De Wilde2

1: Georgia Institute of Technology, United States of America; 2: University of Plymouth, United Kingdom



11:06 - 11:24

Dynamic modelling and comparison between transient step response of capacitive hygrometers and chilled mirrors

Ettore Zanetti, Rossano Scoccia, Marcello Aprile, Mario Motta

Politecnico di Milano, Italy



11:24 - 11:42

Improving the Reliability of theoretical approaches for hygrothermal characterization and modeling of building envelopes

Imane Oubrahim1,2,3, Thierry Duforestel1,3, Rafik Belarbi2,3

1: EDF R&D, TREE EDF Lab Les Renardières, 77818 Moret-sur-Loing, France; 2: LaSIE UMR 7356, CNRS, La Rochelle Université, Avenue Michel Crépeau, 17042 La Ro- chelle Cedex 1, France; 3: 4ev Lab CNRS, Université de La Rochelle, Electricité de France EDF, Avenue Michel Cré- peau, 17042 La Rochelle Cedex 1, France

13:30
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15:00
Session T3.2: Ensuring high quality building simulations
Location: Cityhall (Belfry) - Room 2
Chair: Dorota Brzezińska, Lodz University of Technology
Chair : Ralph Evins, University of Victoria
 
13:30 - 13:48

FMI Co-Simulation between 2D/3D component models and HVAC/control models

Andreas Nicolai, Andreas Söhnchen

TU Dresden, Germany



13:48 - 14:06

Disaggregation of digital meter data for synthetic load profile generation

Toon Bogaerts2,3, Stef Jacobs1, Sara Ghane2,3, Freek Van Riet1, Wim Casteels2,3, Siegfried Mercelis2,3, Ivan Verhaert1, Peter Hellinckx2,3

1: Energy and Materials in Infrastructure and Buildings, University of Antwerp, Belgium; 2: IDLab, University of Antwerp, Belgium; 3: Imec, Belgium



14:06 - 14:24

Measurement of the building envelope thermal performance in collective housings

Lorena de Carvalho Araujo1,2, Simon Thébault1, Laurent Mora2, Thomas Recht2

1: CSTB, France; 2: Univérsité de Bordeaux, France



14:24 - 14:42

Cooling demand reduction approaches for typical buildings in a future city district in mid-Sweden

Sana Sayadi, Abolfazl Hayati, Jan Akander, Mathias Cehlin

Universuty of Gävle, Sweden

15:00
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16:30
Session T4.2: Ensuring high quality building simulations
Location: Cityhall (Belfry) - Room 2
Chair: Alessandro Dama, Politecnico di Milano
 
15:00 - 15:18

Embedded single-board controller for Double Skin Facade : a co-simulation virtual test bed

Giovanni Gennaro1,2, Francesco Goia3, Giuseppe De Michele2, Marco Perino1, Fabio Favoino1

1: Politecnico di Torino, Italy; 2: Eurac Research, Italy; 3: Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NTNU, Norway



15:18 - 15:36

Pyrano – A Python package for LiDAR-based solar irradiance simulations

Ádám Bognár, Roel C.G.M. Loonen, Jan L.M. Hensen

Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands



15:36 - 15:54

A practical approach for modelling PV off-grid systems in EnergyPlus using post-processing of data to identify black out days

Valentina Tomat, Alfonso P. Ramallo-González, Antonio F. Skarmeta-Gómez

University of Murcia, Spain



15:54 - 16:12

Initial validation of the one-diode photovoltaic model for the flexible panels

Dominika Knera, Dariusz Heim, Michał Krempski-Smejda

Lodz University of Technology, Poland

17:00
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18:30
Session T5.2: Ensuring high quality building simulations
Location: Cityhall (Belfry) - Room 2
Chair: Andreas Nicolai, TU Dresden
Chair : Ralph Evins, University of Victoria
 
17:00 - 17:18

A parametric combined design and simulation tool for the optimisation of domestic hot water systems in residential care centres

Martijn Holvoet, Elisa Van Kenhove, Klaas De Jonge, Lien De Backer, Wim Boydens, Jelle Laverge

UGent / Archipelago



17:18 - 17:36

Simulation of Legionella risks when restarting a sanitary sport facility installation after a period of inactivity during COVID-19

Elisa Van Kenhove, Lien De Backer, Jelle Laverge

Ghent University, Belgium



17:36 - 17:54

Towards the integration of energy performance certificates (EPC) and simplified building performance simulations using machine learning: initial findings

Roberto Boghetti1, Roberto Rugani1, Marco Picco2, Giacomo Salvadori1, Marco Marengo2, Fabio Fantozzi1

1: University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy; 2: University of Brighton, Brighton, United Kingdom



17:54 - 18:12

Interactions of building- / urban-, and multi-energy systems design variables

Adam Bufacchi1, Georgios Mavromatidis2, Arno Schlüter1, Christoph Waibel1

1: Architecture and Building Systems, ETH Zurich, Switzerland; 2: Sustainability and Technology, ETH Zurich, Switzerland



18:12 - 18:30

Using a surrogate model to analyze the impact of geometry on energy efficiency of buildings.

Bhumika Bhatta1, Ralph Evins2, Paul Westermann3

1: University of Victoria, Canada; 2: University of Victoria, Canada; 3: University of Victoria, Canada

Date: Friday, 03/Sept/2021
8:30
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10:00
Session F1.2: Ensuring high quality building simulations
Location: Cityhall (Belfry) - Room 2
Chair: Andrea Gasparella, Free University of Bozen - Bolzano
Chair : Aurelien Bres, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology
 
8:30 - 8:48

Effect of reduced air change rates on indoor air quality and air conditioning energy consumption in retail buildings

Konstantin Finkbeiner, Martin Kremer, Martin Rätz, Xuchao Ying, Paul Mathis, Dirk Müller

RWTH Aachen University, Germany



8:48 - 9:06

Metrics for evaluating envelope performance in next generation energy codes

Rasoul Asaee1, Adam Wills2, Alex Ferguson1

1: Natural Resources Canada, Canada; 2: National Research Council, Canada



9:06 - 9:24

Developments in simulation and evaluation of large-scale hot water tanks and pits in renewables-based district heating

Abdulrahman Dahash, Fabian Ochs, Alice Tosatto

University of Innsbruck, Austria



9:24 - 9:42

Energy flexibility quantification with integrated heat pump, floor heating system, and thermal storage in a school building

Navid Morovat1, José Agustín Candanedo1,2, Andreas K Athienitis1

1: Concordia University, Montreal, Canada; 2: CanmetENERGY, Montreal, Canada



9:42 - 10:00

Integrating energy systems into building design with Hive: Features, user survey and comparison with Ladybug and Honeybee tools

Christoph Waibel, Daren Thomas, Amr Elesawy, Illias Hischier, Linus Walker, Arno Schlüter

Chair of Architecture and Building Systems, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

10:30
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12:00
Session F2.2: Ensuring high quality building simulations
Location: Cityhall (Belfry) - Room 2
Chair: Joel Neymark, J. Neymark & Associates
Chair : Ádám Bognár, Eindhoven University of Technology
 
10:30 - 10:48

CNN-based quick energy prediction model using image analysis for shape information

Manav Mahan Singh1, Philipp Geyer1,2

1: KU Leuven; 2: TU Berlin



10:48 - 11:06

Application of MyBEM, a BIM to BEM platform, to a building renovation concept with solar harvesting technologies

Mathias Bouquerel1, Kevin Ruben Deutz1, Benoît Charrier1, Thierry Duforestel1, Mickael Rousset1, Bart Erich2, Gerrit-Jan van Riessen3, Thomas Braun4

1: EDF R&D, Moret-Loing-et-Orvanne, France; 2: TNO, Eindhoven, Netherlands; 3: Emergo, Netherlands; 4: Pilkington Germany, Gelsenkirchen, Germany



11:06 - 11:24

Optimal energy system sizing with independent load and weather time series.

François Lédée1,2, Gaëlle Faure1,2, Curran Crawford1,3, Ralph Evins1,2

1: Institute for Integrated Energy Systems, University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada; 2: Energy in Cities group, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada; 3: Sustainable Systems Design Lab, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Victoria, British Columbia



11:24 - 11:42

Evaluating the Performance of different Window Opening Styles for single-sided buoyancy-driven natural Ventilation using CFD Simulations

Akshit Gupta, Annamaria Belleri, Francesco Babich

Institute for Renewable Energy, Eurac Research, 39100 Bolzano, Italy



11:42 - 12:00

Beyond normal: Guidelines on how to identify suitable model input distributions for building performance analysis

Giorgos Petrou1, Anna Mavrogianni2, Phil Symonds2, Mike Davies2

1: UCL Energy Institute, United Kingdom; 2: UCL Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering, United Kingdom

13:30
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15:00
Session F3.2: Ensuring high quality building simulations
Location: Cityhall (Belfry) - Room 2
Chair: Andreas Nicolai, TU Dresden
 
13:30 - 13:48

Analysis of the thermal inertia in historic buildings and related effects for retrofit strategies applied to urban energy modeling

Laura Carnieletto, Enrico Prataviera, Giuseppe Emmi, Michele De Carli, Angelo Zarrella

University of Padova, Italy



13:48 - 14:06

Simulation of outdoor thermal comfort: a tweak with energyplus

Edouard Walther1, Carla Delmarre2, Séverine Huet1

1: AREP L'hypercube, France; 2: INSA Lyon, Département Génie Civil et Urbanisme, France



14:06 - 14:24

Lumped-capacitance models to evaluate the urban cooling energy consumptions: analysis on a case-study district in the University of Padua.

Enrico Prataviera, Pierdonato Romano, Laura Carnieletto, Jacopo Vivian, Angelo Zarrella

University of Padua, Italy



14:24 - 14:42

GIS-based multi-scale residential building energy modeling using a data-driven approach

Usman Ali1, Mohammad Haris Shamsi1, Mark Bohacek3, Karl Purcell3, Cathal Hoare1, Eleni Mangina2, James O’Donnell1

1: School of Mechanical & Materials Engineering, Energy Institute University College Dublin (UCD), Ireland; 2: School of Computer Science and Informatics, University College Dublin (UCD), Ireland; 3: Sustainable Energy Authority Of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland

15:00
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16:30
Session F4.2: Ensuring high quality building simulations
Location: Cityhall (Belfry) - Room 2
Chair: Nils Artiges, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, Grenoble INP, G2Elab, F-38000 Grenoble, France
Chair : Lien De Backer, Ghent University
 
15:00 - 15:18

Carbon-cost efficient retrofit of passive and active systems in residential buildings using genetic algorithm

Negar Mohtashami1,2, Rita Streblow1, Linda Hildebrand2, Dirk Müller1

1: Institute for Energy Efficient Buildings and Indoor Climate, RWTH Aachen University, Germany; 2: Chair of Reuse in Architecture, Faculty of Architecture, RWTH Aachen University, Germany



15:18 - 15:36

Application of a long-term MPC formulation to hybrid GEOTABS buildings

Iago Cupeiro Figueroa1, Lieve Helsen1,2

1: KU Leuven, Belgium; 2: Energyville, Belgium



15:36 - 15:54

Development and validation of radiation-coupled multimodal heat flux boundary condition for incompressible buoyant internal flows in OpenFOAM

Jake Haskell1, Mike Jäger1, Pia Riedel1, Jerell Gill2, Paul Lynch2, Talbot Kingsbury2, Steven Downie2

1: Arup, Advanced Building Engineering, Germany; 2: Arup, Advanced Digital Engineering, UK



15:54 - 16:12

Optimal control of TABS by Sparse MPC

Yasuyuki Shiraishi1, Masaaki Nagahara1, Dirk Saelens2

1: The University of Kitakyushu, Japan; 2: KU Leuven, Belgium



16:12 - 16:30

Developing an archetype building stock model for new cities in Egypt

Fady Abdelaziz, Rokia Raslan, Phil Symonds

UCL Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering


 
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