Conference Papers

2019

Design guidance from a Data-Driven LCA-Based Design method and tool prototype

T. Jusselme; P. Antunes Fernandes; E. Rey; M. Andersen 

2019-09-03. 16th International Conference of the “International Building Performance Simulation Association” (IBPSA) Building Simulation, Rome, Italy, September 2-4, 2019.

2018

Findings from a survey on the current use of life-cycle assessment in building design

T. Jusselme; E. Rey; M. Andersen 

2018-12-10. PLEA 2018 – Smart and Healthy within the 2-degree Limit, Hong-Kong, December 10-12, 2018.

Neutral global warming potential target of electricity storage as threshold for greenhouse gas emission mitigation in buildings

D. Vuarnoz; T. Jusselme 

2018-12-10. Passive and Low Energy Architecture conference (PLEA 2018): Smart and Healthy within the 2-degree Limit, Hong-Kong, December 10-12, 2018. p. 1217.

Setting contextual life-cycle objectives in urban design: requirements for a decision-support method

É. Nault; T. Jusselme; M. Andersen 

2018-09-17. Second International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE), London, UK, September 12-13, 2018.

Usability assessment of building performance simulation tools: a pilot study

S. Cozza; T. Jusselme; M. Andersen 

2018-09-12. Second International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment – SDBE 2018, September 12-13, 2018.

Development and validation of an intelligent algorithm for synchronizing a low-environmental-impact electricity supply with a building’s electricity consumption

T. Schafer; E-L. Niederhauser; G. Magnin; D. Vuarnoz 

2018. The 4th International Conference on Renewable Energy Technologies (ICRET 2018), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, January 16-18, 2018.

2017

Visualization techniques for heterogeneous and multidimensional simulated building performance data sets

T. Jusselme; R. Tuor; D. Lalanne; E. Rey; M. Andersen 

2017. SDBE 2017 – International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment, London – UK, December 20-21, 2017. p. 971-982.

2016

LCA as key factor for implementation of inertia in a low carbon performance driven design: the case of the smart living building in Fribourg, Switzerland

A. Brambilla; E. Hoxha; T. Jusselme; M. Andersen; E. Rey 

2016. Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) Conference, Zurich, Switzerland, June 15-17, 2016.

Impact targets as guidelines towards low carbon buildings: Preliminary concept

E. Hoxha; T. Jusselme; A. Brambilla; S. Cozza; M. Andersen et al. 

2016. PLEA, Los Angeles, USA, July 11-13, 2016.

Introduction of a dynamic interpretation of building LCA results: the case of the smart living (lab) building in Fribourg, Switzerland

E. Hoxha; T. Jusselme; M. Andersen; E. Rey 

2016. Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) Conference, Zurich, June 15-17, 2016.

Towards a pre-design method for low carbon architectural strategies

T. Jusselme; S. Cozza; E. Hoxha; A. Brambilla; F. Evequoz et al. 

2016. PLEA2016, Los Angeles, USA, July 11-13, 2016.

Studying the Dynamic Relationship between Energy Supply Carbon Content and Building Energy Demand

D. Vuarnoz; T. Jusselme; S. Cozza; E. Rey; M. Andersen 

2016. PLEA 2016 Los Angeles – 36th International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture. Cities, Buildings, People: Towards Regenerative Environments, Los Angeles, California, USA, July 11-13, 2016.

2015

Second-Order Magnetocaloric Model Substance for Standardization Purposes

D. Vuarnoz; P. Egolf; S. Gama; A. Coelho 

2015. 24th International Congress of Refrigeration, Yokohama, Japan, August, 16-22, 2015.

2014

Identification of building materials influence on robustness and uncertainty of multi-residential buildings LCA

E. Hoxha; R. Le Roy; J. Chevalier; G. Habert 

2014. World Sustainable Building Conference, Barcelona, Spain, October 28-30, 2014.

Influence of service life on building LCA

E. Hoxha; M. Bazzana; G. Habert; J. Chevalier; R. Le Roy 

2014. XIII International Conference on Durability of Building Materials and Components, São Paulo, Brasil, September 02-05, 2014.

2013

Comfort and energy assessment of the first italian Nearly Zero Energy Building in a university campus

A. Brambilla; M. Imperadori; M. Sauchelli; N. Falcone; C. Zanello et al. 

2013. PLEA, Munich, Germany, September 10-12, 2013.

Improving the reliability of environmental assessments of buildings

E. Hoxha; G. Habert; J. Chevalier; R. Le Roy 

2013. 19th CIB World Building Congress, Brisban, Australia, May 5-9, 2013.

AH: innovative buildings for sustainability in architecture

A. Brambilla; M. Imperadori 

2013. 39th IAHS World Congress on Housing Science, Milano, Italy, September 17-20, 2013.

Active House: new buildings for sustainable architecture

A. Brambilla; M. Imperadori 

2013. Sustainable Built Environment for now and the future, Hanoi, Vietnam, March 26-27, 2013.

Identification of building materials influence on robustness and uncertainty of single houses LCA

E. Hoxha; R. Le Roy; J. Chevalier; M. Bazzana; G. Habert 

2013. International conference sustainable buildings: Construction products and technologies, Graz, Austria, September 26-28, 2013.

Adapting existing life cycle inventory of building products for the Brazilian context

L. A. de Oliveira; S. Lasvaux; E. Hoxha; J. Hans 

2013. International conference sustainable buildings: Construction products and technologies, Graz, Austria, September 26-28, 2013.

2011

Analysis Of An Active Magnetic Regenerator Made Of Gadolinium Wires

D. Vuarnoz; T. Kawanami 

2011. 23rdInternational-Institute-of-Refrigeration(IIR) International Congress of Refrigeration, Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC, August 20-26, 2011. p. 1144-1151.

2009

MAGNETOCALORIC EFFECT APPLIED FOR A CANCER TUMOR DEFEAT: AN IMPROVED HYPERTHERMIA METHOD

E. Zatsepnia; A. Tishin; P. Egolf; D. Vuarnoz 

2009. 3rd International Conference on Magnetic Refrigeration at Room Temperature, Des Moines, Iowa, USA, May 11-15, 2009.

A standardization of the coefficient of performance for magnetic refrigerators, heat pumps and energy conversion machines

A. Kitanovski; C. Gonin; D. Vuarnoz; O. Sati; P. Egolf 

2009. 3rd International Conference on Magnetic Refrigeration at Room Temperature, Des Moines, Iowa, USA, May 11-15, 2009.

Modelling of a two-stage magnetic refrigerator with wavy-structure gadolinium heat exchangers

D. Vuarnoz; A. KItanovski; C. Gonin; O. Sari; P. Egolf 

2009. 3rd International Conference on Magnetic Refrigeration at Room Temperature, Des Moines, Iowa, May 11-15, 2009.

Modeling and simulation of the operation of a rotary magnetic refrigerator

D. Vuarnoz; A. Kitanovski; C. Gonin; P. Egolf; T. Kawanami 

2009. The 5th Asian Conference on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan, June, 7-9, 2009.

2004

Ultrasonic measurements in ice slurry generation by direct contact evaporation

D. Vuarnoz; D. Ata-Caesar; O. Sari; P. Egolf 

2004. 4th International Symposium on Ultrasonic Doppler Method for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Engineering, Sapporo, Japan, September 6-8, 2004. p. 153-156.

The ice slurry technology after some years of its introduction

P. Egolf; O. Sari; D. Ata-Caesar; R. Lugo; D. Vuarnoz et al. 

2004. HVAC&R System, envelope and urban context: Integration and new vision of design and operation: AICARR 2004, Milano, March, 3-4, 2004. p. 587-594.

2003

Transmission characteristics of ultrasonic waves in fine particles of phase-change-material-water slurry

D. Vuarnoz; Y. Tasaka; Y. Takeda; A. Horibe; N. Haruki 

2003. Thermophysical properties 24 – The Twenty-fourth Japan Symposium, Okayama, Japan, Ocotber 6-8, 2003. p. 134-136.

2002

ONLINE ENTHALPY MEASUREMENT METHOD FOR PHASE CHANGE SLURRIES

P. Egolf; O. Sari; S. Schneider; D. Vuarnoz 

2002. Fifth Workshop on Ice Slurries of the International Institute of Refrigeration, Stockholm, Sweden., May 30-31, 2002. p. 54-66.

PARTICLE FIELDS OF ICE SLURRIES WITH STRATIFICATIONS AND MELTING

P. Egolf; D. Vuarnoz; O. Sari 

2002. International Conference on Solid–Liquid Phase Change’02, Tokyo, Japan, January 11, 2002. p. 99-104.

Front propagation of ice slurry stratification processes

P. Egolf; D. Vuarnoz; O. Sari; D. Ata-Caesar; A. Kitanovski 

2002.  p. 54-66.

2001

Storage and mixing of ice slurries in tanks

F. Meili; O. Sari; D. Vuarnoz; P. Egolf 

2001. the third IIR Workshop on Ice Slurries., Horw, Switzerland, May 16-18,2001. p. 97-104.

PRESSURE DROP AND HEAT TRANSFER IN A CYLINDRICAL HEAT EXCHANGER WITH ICE SLURRY FLOW

P. Egolf; O. Sari; F. Meili; D. Vuarnoz 

2001. Third Workshop on Ice Slurries of the International Institute of Refrigeration, Horw, Switzerland, May 18-21, 2001. p. 77-84.

A model to calculate dynamical and steady-state behavior of ice particles in ice slurry storage tank

P. Egolf; D. Vuarnoz; O. Sari 

2001. Fourth Workshop on Ice Slurries of the international Institute of Refrigeration, Osaka, Japan, November 12-13, 2001. p. 25-39.

2000

Visualization of ice slurries and ice slurry flows

O. Sari; D. Vuarnoz; F. Meili; P. Egolf 

2000. the second Workshop on Ice Slurries of the IIR, Paris, France, May 25-26, 2000. p. 68-80.

Thermodynamics of moving and melting ice slurries

O. Sari; F. Meili; D. Vuarnoz; P. Egolf 

2000. the second Workshop on Ice Slurries of the IIR, Paris, France, May 25-26, 2000. p. 140-153.

1999

HEAT TRANSFER OF ICE SLURRIES IN PIPES

P. Egolf; O. Sari; F. Meili; P. Moser; D. Vuarnoz 

1999. First Workshop on Ice Slurries of the International Institute of Refrigeration, Yverdon, Switzerland, May 27-28, 1999. p. 106-123.