Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes
of Whole Buildings XIII International Conference

December 4-8, 2016



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Paper 1 The Effect of Building Envelopes on Cooling Loads Due to Lighting

S.J. Treado

Paper 2 Building Performance Monitoring—The Thermal Envelope Perspective—Past, Present, and Future B.D. Howard
D.H. Saunders
Paper 3 Analysis of Annual and Peak Load Savings of High-Performance Windows for the Florida Climate D.S. Parker
Paper 4 The Thermal Mass Effect of a Building Envelope in Hot Areas K.H. Yang
R.L. Hwang
H.T. Lin
Paper 5 User Influence upon Building Energy Management V. Abrantes
Paper 6 A Model for the Direct Gain Passive Solar Room Facilitating Performance Analysis of Fenestration Strategies G. Newsham
N. Baker
Paper 7 Development and Experimental Validation of a DESRAD Cooling Model M. Swami
A. Rudd
P. Fairey
Paper 8 Building Envelope Design Considerations for Energy-Conserving High-Rise Buildings K.S. Kannan
Paper 9 Worksheet for Selection of Optimal Foundation Insulation J.E. Christian
Paper 10 A Comparison of Photometric Modeling and Computer Simulation Techniques for Daylighting Prediction under Real Sky Condition J.A. Love
M. Navvab
Paper 11 The Integration of Architectural Art and Load-Reducing Fenestration: Daylighting Case Studies G.D. Ander
Paper 12 The Analysis of External Shading Effect on Building Energy Conservation K.H. Yang
H.T. Lin
H.S. Chen
Paper 13 The Design of Energy-Efficient Envelopes in Mediterranean-type Climates E. Maldonado
E. de Oliveria Fernandes
Paper 14 Methods to Enhance the Insulating Values of Closed-Cell Foam L.R. Glicksman
Paper 15 The Influence of Lightweight Concrete Ballast on Energy Conservation on Single-Ply Roof Systems T.E. Phalen
Paper 16 Method for Determining Suitability of Roofing over Roof Assemblies in Need of Repair J.P. Sheahan
Paper 17 Model for the Thermal Performance of Low-Sloped Roofs K.E. Wilkes
Paper 18 Thermal Performance of Fiberglass Wall Batts versus Blown Insulation K.J. Wills
T.R. Rohweder
Paper 19 Effects of Ties on Heat Transfer through Insulated Concrete Sandwich Panel Walls M.G. Van Geem
Paper 20 An Adapted Model for Simulation of the Interatction between a Wall and the Building Heating System P. Rumianowski
J. Brau
J.J. Roux
Paper 21 Hygrothermal Influence of Air Convention in Wall Structures T. Ojanen
R. Kohonen
Paper 22 Measured R-Values for Two Horizontal Reflective Cavities in Series T.W. Petrie
G.E. Courville
P.H. Shipp
P.W. Childs
Paper 23 The Effect of Various Attic Venting Devices on the Performance of Radiant Barrier Systems in Hot Arid Climates H. Wu
Paper 24 The Thermal Performance of Reflective Insulation Materials and Sytems with Horizontal Heat Flow: A Parametric Study A.O. Desjarlais
R.P. Tye
Paper 25 Full-Scale Radiant Barrier Tests in Ocala, Florida: Summer 1988 D.G. Ober
Paper 26 Thermal Modeling of Residential Attics with Radiant Barriers: Comparison with Laboratory and Field Data K.E. Wilkes
Paper 27 Passing with a "D" is Failure—Flexibility of the Model Energy Code in Building Design: New Mexico Experience K.E. Scheuch
R.D. Busch
Paper 28 Standard 90.1's ENVSTD: Both a Complliance Program and an Envelope Design Tool D.B. Crawley
J.J. Boulin
Paper 29 Life-Cycle Cost Analysis Using Department of Defense Building Energy Standards W.L. Carroll
D. Dumortier
B. Andersson
Paper 30 A Guide for Estimating Potential Energy Savings from Increased Solar Reflectance of a Low-Sloped Roof J.M. MacDonald
G.E. Courville
E.I. Griggs
T.R. Sharp
Paper 31 The Analysis of Thermal Performance in an Airflow Window System Model S.D. Park
H.S. Suh
S.H. Cho
Paper 32 An Analysis of Edge Heat Transfer in Residential Windows D. Arasteh
Paper 33 A Superwindow Field Demonstration Program in Northwest Montana D. Arasteh
S. Selkowitz
Paper 34 Fenestration Performance Analysis Using an Interactive Graphics-Based Methodology on a Microcomputer R. Sullivan
S. Selkowitz
Paper 35 Time-Variable Numerical Model of Heat Transfer around Solar Shading Devices on Windows T. Hayashi
T. Katayama
T. Sugai
T. Watanabe
Paper 36 A Multi-Gas Tracer System for Multi-Zone Airflow Measurements M.H. Sherman
D.J. Dickerhoff
Paper 37 Passive Tracer Gas Measurement of Air Exchange in a Large Multi-Celled Building in Alaska S.N . Flanders
B-H. Song
Paper 38 The Northwest Residential Infiltration Survey: Description and Summary of Results L. Palmiter
I. Brown
Paper 39 Airtightness of Wall Sheathing as a Function of Lumber Drying D.M. Onysko
S.K. Jones
Paper 40 Detailed Simulation of Combined Heat and Moisture Transfer in Building Components A. Kerestecioglu
Paper 41 Walldry—A Computer Model that Simulates Moisture Migration through Wood Frame Walls—Comparison to Field Data G.D. Schuyler
M. Swinton
J. Lankin
Paper 42 Knowledge-Based Design Assistant to Overcome Moisture-Induced Problems P. Fazio
K. Gowri
Paper 43 Transient Moisture and Heat Transfer in Multi-Layer Non-Isothermal Walls—Comparison of Predicted and Measured Results D.M. Burch
W.C. Thomas
L.R. Mathena
B.A. Licitra
D.B. Ward
Paper 44 Moisture Transfer through Walls T.W. Forest
Paper 45 Surface Condensation and Molds: A Case Study C. Lombardi
C. Aghemo
Paper 46 Transient Moisture Distribution in Flat Roofs with Hygro Diode Vapor Retarder V. Korsgaard
C.R. Pedersen
Paper 47 Vapor Retarders to Control Summer Condensation W. Tobiasson
Paper 48 A Case Study of the Thermal Performance of Two Glazed Atria and Their Open Lightwell Alternatives in an Office Building M.G. Hejazi-Hashemi
Paper 49 Investigating an Analytical Basis for Improving Commercial Building Energy Audits: Early Results from a New Jersey Mall J.S. Haberi
P.S. Komor
Paper 50 Double-Envelope Office Building: A Case Study C. Aghemo
M. Filippi
M. Masoero
Paper 51 Basic Study on Evaluation Methods of Energy Consumption of Buildings J. Wen
Y. Matsuo
T. Inoue
Paper 52 Assessment of the Energy Conservation Potential of Active (Variable Thermal Resistance and Switchable Absorptance) Systems for Residential Building Thermal Envelopes and Fenestration H.A. Fine
D.L. McElroy
Paper 53 Application of Dynamic Building Inverse Models to Three Occupied Residences Monitored Non-Intrusively T.A. Reddy
Paper 54 Measured Effects of Zoning in Single-Family Houses W.P. Levins
Paper 55 Predictive Power of Short-Term Measurements Data for Building Thermal Performance M.D. Lyberg
A. Honarbakhah
Paper 56 Frost Protection of a Shallow Building Foundation with Thermal Insulation—A Case Study D.S. Greeley
Paper 57 A Regression Method for Calculating the Thermal Performance of Basement, Crawl Space, and Slab-on-Grade Foundations L.S. Shen
P.A. Bigot
Y.J. Huang
J.E. Christian
Paper 58 Conditions of a Sample of Minnesota Exterior Foundation Wall Insulation Materials B.D. Nelson
Paper 59 Thermal Modeling of a Basement with Insulated Walls and Uninsulated Floor D.S. Chorneyko
R.W. Besant
Paper 60 Modal Analysis of the Thermal Transfer between a Building and the Surrounding Ground J.J. Roux
A.M. Mokhtari
G. Achard
Paper 61 Field Monitoring of the Performance of Insulated Joisted Floors G.A. Tsongas
J. Dickinson
Paper 62 Calibrated Hot Box Tests on Several Wood Floor Insulated Methods D.G. Ober
Paper 63 Heat Transfer Analysis of Ground-Coupled Structures E.A. Rodriguez
S. Alverez
Paper 64 Worksheet for Selection of Optimal Foundation Insulation J.E. Christian


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