Energy Systems Laboratory

Theses & Dissertations 2016-2018

2019

  • Jounghwan Ahn, “Origins of Whole-Building Energy Simulation Programs Used for High Performance Commercial Buildings: Contributions of the MATEUS, SHEP, TACS, CP-26, CP-33 and RESPTK Programs”, Department of Architecture
  • Mehdi Azizkani, “Investigating the Level of Application of Passive/Natural Systems in the Design of Sustainable Buildings in the U.S.”, Department of Architecture

2018

  • Minjae Shin, “Development of a Procedure for Automating Thermal Zoning for Building Energy Simulation”, Department of Architecture
  • Price, C., “Cascaded Control for Improved Building HVAC Performance,” Ph.D. Thesis, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, Dec. 2018.
  • Terrill, T., “Advancements in the Industrial Internet of Things for Energy Efficiency,” Ph.D. Thesis, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, August 2018.

2017

  • Sukjoon Oh, “Quantifying the Electricity Savings from the use of Home Automation Devices in a Residence”, Department of Architecture
  • Oh, S., “Quantifying the Electricity Savings from the Use of Home Automation Devices in A Residence” Dec 2017
  • Mijares Tobias, J., “Detecting of Lubrication Starvation in Ball Bearings by Means of Lateral and Torsional Vibrations,” Ph.D. Thesis, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, Dec. 2017.
  • Chintala, R., “A Methodology for Automating the Implementation of Advanced Control Algorithms such as MPC on Large Scale Building HVAC Systems,” Ph.D. Thesis, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, Dec. 2017.
  • Bay, C., “Advancing Embedded and Extrinsic Solutions for Optimal Control and Efficiency of Energy Systems in Buildings,” Ph.D. Thesis, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, Aug. 2017.

2016

  • Chunliu Mao, “Analysis of Building Peak Cooling Load Calculation Methods for Commercial Buildings in the United States,” Apr 2016 ESL-TH-16-04-01
  • Jalal, R., “Limited Communication Distributed Model Predictive Control for HVAC Systems,” Ph.D. Thesis, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, October 2016.
  • Wang, C., “Dynamic Simulation and Control Design Tools for Heat Pump Systems,” Ph.D. Thesis, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, August 2016.