Technical Publications: 2012

Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems

Published Technical Papers and Reports by Fraunhofer CSE Researchers

"Performance Characterization of PCM Impregnated Gypsum Board for Building Applications"

N. Shukla, A. Fallahi, J. Kosny

Energy Procedia 30

1st International Conference on Solar Heating and Cooling for Buildings and Industry (SHC 2012)


"Field Evaluation of Programmable Thermostats"

O. Sachs, V. Tiefenbeck, C. Duvier, A. Qin, K. Cheney, C. Akers, K. Roth

Prepared for the US Department of Energy Building Technology Program

December 2012


"Home Energy Displays: Consumer Adoption and Response" 

J. LaMarche, K. Cheney, C. Akers, K. Roth, O. Sachs

Prepared for the US Department of Energy Building Technology Program

December 2012

December 2012


"Grid Integration of Electronic Devices & Systems at Medium Voltage."

Casey, L, Levi, M, Nichols, S, Kromer, M, Mossoba, J, Huang, J, Hunt, G, Perkinson J, and Borowy, B. 

Powercon 2012.  Auckland, NZ

Oct 2012


"Impact of High Light Transmission EVA-Based Encapsulant on the Performance of PV Modules"

C. Schmid, J. Chapon, G. Kinsey, J. Bokria, J. Woods

27th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition

Frankfurt, Germany

September 24 -28, 2012


"Field Thermal Performance of Naturally Ventilated Solar Roof with PCM Heat Sink" 

J. Kosny, K. Biswas, W. Miller, S. Kriner

Solar Energy, Volume 86, Issue 9
September 2012


"Dynamic Thermal Performance Analysis of Fiber Insulations Containing Bio-Based Phase Change Materials (PCMs)"

J. Kosny, E. Kossecka, A. Brzezinski, A. Tleoubaev, D. Yarbrough

Energy and Buildings, Volume 52

September 2012


"Televisions, Computers, and Set-top Boxes: The Big Three of 2010 Home Consumer Electronics Energy Consumption"

B. Urban, V. Tiefenbeck, K. Roth

2012 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings

Pacific Grove, CA
August 12 - 17, 2012


"Home Energy Management: Products & Trends"

J. LaMarche, K. Cheney, K. Roth, O. Sachs, M. Pritoni

2012 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings

Pacific Grove, CA
August 12 - 17, 2012


"Numerical Thermal Performance Analysis of PCMs Integrated with Residential Attics"

A. Fallahi, N. Shukla, J. Kosny

SimBuild 2012

Madison, WI

August 1 - 3, 2012 


"Towards Better Modeling of Residential Thermostats"

B. Urban, D. Elliott, O. Sachs

SimBuild 2012

Madison, WI

August 1 - 3, 2012


"Assessing the Reliability of PV Modules" (renewableenergyworld.com)

C. Hoepfner

Renewable Energy World

June 27th, 2012


"Is the Motor or the Garage More Important to the Car? The Difference Between Semantic Associations in Single Word and Sentence Production"

J. Muehlhaus, S. Heim, O. Sachs, F. Schneider, U. Habel, K. Sass

Journal of Psycholinguistic Research, Volume 41

2012


"Disaggregation of Home Energy Display Data Using Probabilistic Approach"

M. Zeifman

IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics

February 2012


"Disaggregation of Home Energy Display Data Using Probabilistic Approach"

M. Zeifman, K. Roth

Special Merit Award for Outstanding Paper

2012 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE)

Las Vegas, Nevada

January 13 - 16, 2012


"Analysis of solar irradiance intermittency mitigation using constant DC voltage PV and EV battery storage

Mossoba, J, Kromer, M, Faill, P, Katz, S, Borowy, B, Nichols, S, Casey, L, Maksimovic, D, Traube, J, Lu, F.

Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC), 2012.  IEEE, Pp 1-6.