Doctoral candidates


Bin Meng
Bin Meng
Doctoral candidate at TU/e
Urban-scale Building Integrated Photovoltaics Yield Predictions Considering Shading Effect.

Jakub Simek
Jakub Simek
PhD candidate at CTU in Prague
Energy consumption of air conditioning systems.

Suzana Trojakova
Suzana Trojakova
PhD candidate at CTU in Prague
Energy flexibility of buildings and HVAC systems for operation within smart power grid.

Samuel de Vries
Samuel de Vries
Doctoral candidate at TU/e
Computational analysis and optimization of innovative shading concepts.


Master thesis students


Stephen Abraham-Reynolds
Stephen Abraham-Reynolds
Smart control for reducing the mismatch between energy production and demand in modern offices.

Martijn van Ballegooijen
Martijn van Ballegooijen
Research and development of a climate façade with model based predictive controller for high-rise buildings.

Kim Bodde
Kim Bodde
Greater than the sum of its parts – Combined static and dynamic shading for high-performance buildings.

Lasse Castenmiller
Lasse Castenmiller
Assessment of grid independency of a street in Brainport Smart District.

Nick Garia
Nick Garia
Comparative performance analysis of various domestic hot water systems for sustainable housing retrofits.

Arundhati Karanth
Arundhati Karanth
Cell-string optimizers for minimizing the impact of partial shading on PV yield – a modeling and validation study.

Sandeep Kesarapu
Sandeep Kesarapu
Household heat transition strategy for Amsterdam.

Rens Knoben
Rens Knoben
A Comparison of heating and cooling solutions for residential buildings in a neighbourhood of Brainport Smart District.

Meghana Kulhalli
Meghana Kulhalli
Lumiduct – thermal energy harvesting.

Fatimeh Nikoudel
Fatimeh Nikoudel
Performance-driven design of non-planar façade systems for optimal energy harvesting and daylight utilization.

Joost Oranje
Joost Oranje
Demand response strategies with heat pump and electric cars.

Harsha Pallerlamudi
Harsha Pallerlamudi
Demand response strategies with heat pump and electric cars.

Arpan Sen
Arpan Sen
Analysis and optimization of the SlimFIT BIPV roof cover.

Anqi Shi
Anqi Shi
Simulation studies for active cavity transition façade.

Wesley van der Sommen
Wesley van der Sommen
Automatic exterior solar obstruction detection for the application of advanced solar shading systems.

Tantawi, Mohamed
Mohamed Tantawi
Energy shifting – BAM building.

Velthuis, Hans
Hans Velthuis
Modelling of a solar collector field in combination with a LT-ATES to provide heat to a district heating network.