20170628 ASHRAE

SBS team attended IBPSA-USA and ASHRAE annual conferences in Long Beach

June 28, 2017

The SBS team attended the IBPSA-USA and ASHRAE annual conferences from 6.24 to 6.28 in Long Beach, CA. During the conferences, Dr. Zuo received the ASHRAE Distinguished Service Award. Dr. Zuo is also appointed to the Chair of ASHRAE Technical Committee (TC) 7.4 Exergy Analysis for Sustainable Buildings and Vice-Chair...

20170613 Emerge

The lab's work on net zero energy community was displayed at the 4th eMerge Americas

June 13, 2017

Our lab's work on the net zero energy community has been selected as one of University of Miami-developed technology on display at the fourth eMerge Americas, a major B2B technology event held June 12-13 on Miami Beach Convention Center. eMerge Americas, the tech event of the Americas is an action-packed...


Wei Tian received "CAE Outstanding Graduate Award"

May 26, 2017

Wei Tian received “CAE Outstanding Graduate Award”. This year, only one graduate student in CAE was voted to receive this award. It is a prove of his outstanding research ability and remarkable achievements in the FFD field. Congratulations to Wei!

20170525 WeiTian

Wei Tian passed his Ph.D. thesis defense

May 25, 2017

Wei Tian passed his Ph.D. thesis defense. The topic of his thesis denfense is "Coupled Simulation of Indoor Airflow, HVAC, Control, and Building Envelope". Congratulations!


Dr. Zuo attended the 12th International Modelica Conference in Prague

May 17, 2017

The 12th International Modelica Conference was held from May 15th to 17th in Prague, Czech Republic. Dr. Zuo attended the conference and presented our paper titled "Coupled simulation between CFD and multizone models based on Modelica Buildings library to study indoor environment control."


Wei Tian received "ASHRAE Graduate Student Grant-in-Aid Award"

May 12, 2017

Wei Tian received the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers’ (ASHRAE) ASHRAE Graduate Student Grant-in-Aid Award. A Grant-in-Aid is a grant of funds to a full-time graduate student of ASHRAE-related technologies. The goal of the Grant-In-Aid program is to encourage outstanding graduate students to become involved in ASHRAE,...

CABR visit

President, Vice President and members from CABR visited CAE at UM

May 10, 2017

President, vice president and members from China Academy of Building Research (CABR) visited the Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering (CAE) Department at the University of Miami. Dr. Zuo welcomed them and introduced our work at SBS Lab.


Yunyang Ye received "ASHRAE UM Chapter Outstanding Service Award"

May 2, 2017

Yunyang Ye received the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers’ (ASHRAE) University of Miami Chapter Outstanding Service Award. Congratulations to him!

Dense gas

College of Engineering News "SBS Lab's research: simulating dense gas transport"

May 1, 2017

College of Engineering, University of Miami News reported our new grant from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) to develop a computing method to perform a fast prediction of dense gas transportation in buildings.


Reymundo J. Miranda passed his Ph.D. proposal

April 26, 2017

Reymundo J. Miranda successfully passed his Ph.D. Proposal. His proposal is titled "Designing an Energy and Water Efficient Hotel using an Equation-Based Modeling Approach". Congratulations!