Overseas travel Grant: UK Participation in IEA Task 34/43: Testing and validation of buidling energy simulation tools

  • Strachan, Paul, (Principal Investigator)

Project: Research

Project Details

Key findings

The project developed a range of validation datasets (intermodel and empirical) which were used by a number of international participants for improving confidence in the ability of thermal simulation programs to predict energy and environment performance of buildings.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/04/0531/03/08

Funding

  • EPSRC (Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council): £16,859.00

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  • Research Output

    An empirical validation of modelling solar gain through a glazing unit with external and internal shading screens

    Loutzenhiser, P. G., Manz, H., Felsmann, C., Strachan, P. A. & Maxwell, G. M., Feb 2007, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 27, 2-3, p. 528-538 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 27 Citations (Scopus)

    Empirical validation of models to compute solar irradiance on inclined surfaces for building energy simulation

    Loutzenhiser, P. G., Manz, H., Felsmann, C., Strachan, P. A., Frank, T. & Maxwell, G. M., 2007, In : Solar Energy. 81, 2, p. 254-267 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  • 224 Citations (Scopus)
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    An empirical validation of modelling solar gains through a glazing unit using building energy simulation programs

    Loutzenhiser, P. G., Manz, H., Strachan, P. A., Felsmann, C., Frank, T., Maxwell, G. M. & Oelhafen, P., Oct 2006, In : HVAC and R Research. 12, 4, p. 1097-1116 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 8 Citations (Scopus)