Publication Listing

Thomas Petrie, Ph.D.

2007
Bianchi, M., Miller, W. A., Desjarlais, A. and Petrie, T., "Cool Roofs and Thermal Insulation: Energy Savings and Peak Demand Reduction." in Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Buildings X, proceedings of ASHRAE THERM X, Clearwater, FL, Dec. 2007. (pdf)
2007
Desjarlais, A., Petrie, T., and Atchley, J. A., "Modeling the Thermal Performance of Ballasted Roof Systems." in Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Buildings X, proceedings of ASHRAE THERM X, Clearwater, FL, Dec. 2007. (pdf)
2007

Petrie, T., Childs, P. W., Atchley, J. A., and Desjarlais, A., "Energy Savings for Stucco Walls Coated with Cool Colors." in Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Buildings X, proceedings of ASHRAE THERM X, Clearwater, FL, Dec. 2007. (pdf)

2004
Desjarlais, A. O., Petrie, T. W., and Stovall, T. K., “Comparison of Cathedralized Attics to Conventional Attics: Where and When Do Cathedralized Attics Save Energy and Operating Costs?” Performance of Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings IX International Conference, ASHRAE, December, 2004 (pdf)
2004
Petrie, T. W., Wilkes, K. E., and Desjarlais, A. O., “Effect of Solar Radiation Control on Electricity Demand Costs—An Addition to the DOE Cool Roof Calculator” Performance of Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings IX International Conference, ASHRAE, December, 2004 (pdf)
2002

T. W. Petrie, J. Kosny, A. O. Desjarlais, J. A. Atchley, P. W. Childs, M. P. Ternes, and J. E. Christian. How Non-Conventional Exterior Envelope Construction in Low-Income Housing Affects Whole Building Energy Consumption: Results from a Field Study of Two Habitat for Humanity Houses, Paper 374 submitted for 2002 Summer Study of the Amercian Council for an Energy Efficient Economy.

2002

T. W. Petrie, J. Kosny, A. O. Desjarlais, Effect of Steel Framing in Attic/Ceiling Assemblies on Overall Thermal Resistance, Insulation Materials: Testing and Applications: Fourth Volume, ASTM STP 1426, A. O. Desjarlais and R. R. Zarr, Editors (West Conshohocken, PA; American Society for Testing and Materials, 2002).

2001

T. W. Petrie, J. A. Atchley, P. W. Childs, and A. O. Desjarlais. Effect of Solar Radiation Control on Energy Costs - A Radiation Control Fact Sheet for Low-Slope Roofs, Proceedings, Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings VIII (December 2001).

2001

P. W. Childs, T. W. Petrie, and J. A. Atchley. Comparison of Techniques for In Situ, Nondamaging Measurement of Infrared Emittances of Low-Slope Roof Membranes, Proceedings, Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings VIII (December 2001).

2001

T. W. Petrie, A. O. Desjarlais, R. H. Robertson, and D. S. Parker. Comparison of Techniques for In Situ, Nondamaging Measurement of Solar Reflectances of Low-Slope Roof Membranes, pp. 1613-1628, International Journal of Thermophysics, 22 (September 2001).

2000

T. W. Petrie, J. Kosny, J. A. Atchley, and A. O. Desjarlais. Local Temperature Measurements on Full-Size Systems in the Laboratory: Insight into the Extent of Thermal Bridges in Building Envelope Components, pp. 10.179-10.190. Proceedings, 2000 Summer Study of the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy.

2000

K. E. Wilkes, T. W. Petrie, J. A. Atchley, and P. W. Childs. Roof Heating and Cooling Loads in Various Climates for the Range of Solar Reflectances and Infrared Emittances Observed for Weathered Coadtings, pp. 3.361-3.372, Proceedings, 2000 Summer Study of the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy.

2000

T. W. Petrie, J. A. Atchley, A. O. Desjarlais, and J. E. Christian. Effects of Mechanical Fasteners and Gaps between Insulation Boards on Thermal Performance of Low-Slope Roofs, Journal Thermal Envelope and Building Schence, 23 (April 2000).

1998

T. W. Petrie, K. E. Wilkes, P. W. Childs, and J. E. Christian. Effects of Radiant Barriers and Attic Ventilation on Residential Attics and Attic Duct Systems: New Tools for Measuring and Modeling, pp. 1175-1192, ASHRAE Transactions, v104, Part 2 (1998). (pdf)

1998 T. W. Petrie, P. W. Childs, and J. E. Christian. Radiation Control Coatings on Rough-Surfaced Roofs at a Federal Facility: Two Summers of Monitoring plus Roof and Whole Buliding Modeling, pp. 353-371, Proceedings, Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelope of Buildings VII (December 1998). (pdf)
1998

A. O. Desjarlais, T. W. Petrie, P. W. Childs, and J. A. Atchley. Moisture Studies of a Self-Dying Roof: Thest in the Large Scale Climate Simulator and Results from Thermal and Hygric Models, pp. 41-54, Proceedings, Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelople of Buildings VII (December 1998). (pdf)

1997

T. W. Petrie, K. W. Childs, P. W. Childs, J. E. Christian, and D. J. Shramo. Thermal Behavior of Mixtures of Perlite and Phase Change Material in a Simulated Climate, pp. 180-194, Insulation Materials: Testing and Applications: Third Volume, ASTM STP 1320, R. S. Graves and R. R. Zarr, Editors (West Conshohocken, PA, American Society for Testing and Materials, 1997).

1996

K. E. Wilkes, T. W. Petrie, and P. W. Childs. Precision Bias of the Large Scale Climate Simulator in the Guarded Hot Box and Cold Box Modes.   pp. 395-406, Thermal Conductivity 23 K. E. Wilkes, R. B. Dinwiddie, and R. S. Graves, Editors (Technomic Publishing, Lancaster PA, 1996).

1995

T. W. Petrie, J. Kosny, P. W. Childs, J. E. Christian and R. S. Graves. Performance of Powder-Filled Evacuated Panel Insulation vs. Conventional Insulation in a Single-Wide Manufactured Home Unit,   pp. 3-14, Proceedings, Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelope of Buildings VI (December 1995).



Dr. Tom Petrie
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Updated April 30, 2007 by Teresa Williams