Sustainable Energy for Buildings

Group Leader

Heejin Cho - mechanical engineering


Electrical and computer engineering
Yong Fu
Masoud Karimi

Industrial and system engineering
Linkan Bian
Mengqi Hu

Mechanical engineering
Souma Chowdhury
Rogelio Luck
Alta Knizley
Pedro Mago
Scott Thompson

Focus areas / Scope of activities

A multidisciplinary approach in design, analysis and optimization of building energy systems is necessary for a thorough understanding of building systems and bring innovative and integrated design of building systems. This working group is formed to brainstorm on innovative ideas and to identify potential research directions and activities in the following specific areas:

  • Demand response,
  • Renewable energy integration
  • Distributed energy resources
  • Building energy control and optimization
  • Building energy efficiency

Contact Information

Heejin Cho, Ph.D.