Michael Brandemuehl
Professor Emeritus
Building Systems Engineering

Office: ECOT 411


  • BS (Applied Mathematics, Engineering, and Physics), University of Wisconsin—Madison, 1976
  • MS (Engineering), University of Wisconsin—Madison, 1977
  • PhD (Mechanical Engineering), University of Wisconsin—Madison, 1982

Honors and Distinctions:

  • Clarence L. Eckel Faculty Prize for Excellence, UCB CEAE, 2013
  • Max S. Peters Faculty Service Award, UCB CEAS, 2013
  • ASHRAE Exceptional Service Award, 2012
  • ASHRAE Fellow, 2009
  • 2005 and 2002 Solar Decathlon, First Place (faculty advisor)

Professional Affiliations:

  • ASHRAE, including past Board of Directors
  • International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA), including past President and Board of Directors of IBPSA-USA
  • ABET, including past Board of Delegates


  • Energy performance of buildings, including energy efficiency, renewable energy, building energy modeling, smart building systems, sustainable design and operation, and building-grid integration