• 2015

    Andersen, Zorana Jovanovic, Frederiksen, Marie, Gunnarsen, Lars, Karottki, Dorina Gabriela, Loft, Steffen, Madsen, Anne Mette, Massling, Andreas, Moller, Peter, Michal Spilak (2015). Indoor and Outdoor Exposure to Ultrafine, Fine and Microbiologically Derived Particulate Matter Related to Cardiovascular and Respiratory Effects in Panel of Elderly Urban Citizens. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2015. 12: 1667-1686.

    Li, X. and Wen, J. (2015) Comparison of On-line Building Energy Forecasting Model Using System Identification Method and Other Methods, ASHRAE Summer Conference, Atlanta, GA, June 27- July 1, 2015.

    Regnier, A. and Wen, J. (2015) AFDD for AHUs: A Value Proposition for Building Operators?, ASHRAE Summer Conference, Atlanta, GA, June 27- July 1, 2015

    Stephens, B., Adams, R.I., Bhanger, S. Bibby, K., Waring, M.S. (2015). Editorial: From commensalism to mutualism: Integrating the microbial ecology, building science, and indoor air communities to advance research on the indoor microbiome. Indoor Air, 2015. 25: 1-3.

  • 2014

    El Orch, Z., Stephens, B., Waring, M.S. (2014). Predicting indoor particles of outdoor origin in single-family residences in the U.S. Building and Environment, 2014. 74: p. 106-118.

    Langevin, J., Wen, J., & Gurian, P.L. (2014). Simulating the human-building interaction: Development and validation of an agent-based model of office occupant behaviours. Paper presented at Windsor 2014, Windsor Great Park, UK.

    Li, X., &  Wen, J. (2014). Review of Building Energy Modeling for Building Control and Operation, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2014. 37: p. 517-537.

    Li, X., & Wen, J. (2014). Building Energy Consumption On-line Forecasting Using Physics Based System Identification, Energy and Buildings, 2014. 82: p. 1-12.

    Li, X., Wen, J. & Wu, T. (2014) Net-Zero Energy Impact Building Clusters Emulator for Operation Strategies Assessment, Paper presented at the  ASHRAE  2014 Annual conference; Jun. 2014, Seattle, WA, USA.

    Li, X., & Wen, J. System Identification for Building Energy Estimation, Paper presented at the IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (CASE 2014), Aug.  2014 Taipei, Taiwan.

    Li, X., & Wen, J. Building Energy Consumption On-line Forecasting Using System Identification and Data Fusion, Paper presented at the ASME 2014 Dynamic Systems and Control (DSC) Conference, Oct.  2014, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

    Liu, R., Wen, J., Waring, M.S. (2014). Improving airflow measurement accuracy in VAV terminal units using flow conditioners. Building and Environment, 2014. 71: p. 81-94.

    Pourarian, S., Wen, J., Li, X., Veronica, D., Zhou, X., & Liu, R. (2014). Tools for Evaluating Fault Detection and Diagnostic Methods for Dual Duct Dual Fan Systems, Paper presented at the ASHRAE/IBPSA-USA Building Simulation Conference, Sept. 2014, Atlanta, GA, USA

    Rackes, A., Waring, M.S. (2014). Using multiobjective optimizations to discover dynamic building ventilation strategies that can improve indoor air quality and reduce energy use. Energy and Buildings, 2014. 75: p. 272-280.

    Regnier, A., Wen, J., & Schwakoff, J. (2014). Demonstration: AHU-VAV Diagnostics Using Pattern Matching.  Paper presented at the Association for Computing Machinery 2014 BuildSys Conference in Memphis, TN in November 2014.  (Awarded Best Demo)

    Regnier, A., Gurian, P., Mena, K. (2014). Drinking water intake and source patterns within a US-Mexico border population. International Journal of Environmental Health Research, DOI: 10.1080/09603123.2014.893566

    Regnier, A., & Wen, J. (2014).  Automated Fault Detection and Diagnosis for AHU-VAV Systems: A Pattern Matching Approach.  Paper presented at the ASHRAE Winter Conference in New York City in January 2014.

    Russell, J. Hu, Y. Chau, L. Pauliushchyk, M., Anastopoulos, I., Anandan, S., Waring, M.S. (2014). Indoor biofilter growth and exposure to airborne chemicals induce similar changes in the root bacterial communities of plants. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2014. AEM-00595.

    Wang, C. , Waring, M.S. (2014) Indoor secondary organic aerosol formation initiated from reactions between ozone and surface-sorbed squalene. Atmospheric Environment, 2014. 84: p. 222-229.

    Waring, M.S. (2014). Secondary organic aerosol in residences: predicting fraction of fine particle mass and determinants of formation strength. Indoor Air, 2014. 24: p. 376-389.

    Waring, M.S., Wells, J.R. (2014). Volatile organic compound conversion by ozone, hydroxyl radicals, and nitrate radicals in residential indoor air: Magnitudes and impacts of oxidant sources. Atmospheric Environment, special edition on Indoor Air, published early online.

    Wen, J. & Regnier, A. (2014) Chapter 38: AHU AFDD. In B. Capehart & M. Brambley (Eds.), Automated Diagnostics and Analytics for Buildings (1st ed., pp. 467-489). Lilburn, GA: The Fairmount Press.

    Youssefi, S., Waring, M.S. (2014). Transient secondary organic aerosol formation from limonene ozonolysis in indoor environments: Impacts of air exchange rates and initial concentration ratios. Environmental Science and Technology, 2014. 48: p. 7899-7908.


  • 2013

    Langevin, J., Wen, J., & Gurian, P.L. (2013). Tracking Long-Term Occupant IEQ Outcomes: A Longitudinal Survey Tool. Paper accepted for presentation at IAQ 2013, Vancouver, CAN.

    Cuéllar G. & Langevin J. (2013). Space per seinterpunct. 1: 60-75.

    Langevin, J., Wen J., & Gurian P.L. (2013). Modeling thermal comfort holistically: Bayesian estimation of thermal sensation, acceptability, and preference distributions for office building occupants.  Building and Environment. 69: 206-226.

    Langevin, J., Gurian, P.L. & Wen, J. (2013). Reducing energy consumption in low income public housing: Interviewing residents about energy behaviors.  Applied Energy (102), 1358-1370.

    Liu R, Wen J, Zhou X and Klaassen C, “Stability and Accuracy of VAV Box Control of Low Flows Part 1: Laboratory Test Setup and VAV Sensor Test”, HVAC&R Research, Accepted, 2013.

    Liu, R., Wen, J., Zhou, X., Klaassen, C., & Regnier, A. (2013). Stability and accuracy of variable air volume box control at low flows. Part 2: Controller test, system test, and field test. HVAC&R Research, 20(1), 19-35. DOI: 10.1080/10789669.2013.794087

    Rackes, A., & Waring, M.S. (2013). Modeling impacts of dynamic ventilation strategies on indoor air quality of offices in six US cities. Building and Environment, 60, 243-253.

    Regnier, A., Wen, J, & Yang, X. (2013). Pattern Matching AFDD for AHU-VAV Systems.  Paper presented at the Intelligent Building Operation Workshop in Boulder, CO in June, 2013.

    Regnier, A., Wen, J, & Yang, X. (2013). Automated Fault Detection and Diagnosis for AHU-VAV Systems.  Paper presented at the IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering Conference in in Madison, WI in August, 2013.

  • 2012

    Hendricken, L., Otto, K., Wen, J., Gurian, P.L. and Sisson, W. (2012). Capital Costs and Energy Savings Achieved by Energy Conservation Measures for Office Buildings in the Greater Philadephia Region. Paper presented at SimBuild 2012, Madison, WI.

    Rackes, A., & Waring, M.S. (2012, July). Modeling impacts of dynamic ventilation strategies on indoor air quality over the United States office sector. Paper presented at Healthy Buildings 2012, Brisbane, Australia.

    Langevin, J., Wen, J., Gurian, P.L., Hsieh, S. & Novosel, D. (2012, July). Behavior in the Built Environment: Findings from a Survey of Occupants in Twenty Air-Conditioned Office Buildings.  Paper presented at Healthy Buildings 2012, Brisbane, AUS.

    Langevin, J., Wen, J. & Gurian, P.L. (2012). Relating occupant perceived control and thermal comfort: Statistical analysis on the ASHRAE RP-884 database. HVAC&R Research 18 (1-2), 179-194.

    Otto, K., Hendricken, L., Gurian, P.L., Dassinger, A. and Sisson, W. (2012). The Impact of Stakeholder Decision Criteria on Energy Efficient Retrofits in the Mid-Sized Office Sector. Paper presented at 7th International Conference on Improving Energy Efficiency in Commercial Buildings 2012, Frankfurt, GER.

    Chen, Y. Lisa and Jin Wen, “The selection of the most appropriate airflow model for designing indoor air sensor systems.” Building and Environment, Vol. 50, pp. 34–43, 2012.

    Ng, Y. L. C., and J. Wen, “Inverse estimation of indoor airflow patterns using singular value decomposition”, Applied Mathematical Modeling, Vol. 36, Issue 6, pp. 2627–2641, 2012.

    Solon, I., P.L. Gurian, H. Perez. 2012. “The Extraction of a Bacillus anthracis Surrogate from Pleated HVAC Filter Samples,” Indoor and Built Environment, 21(4):562-567.

  • 2011

    Hendricken, L., Wen, J. & Persily, A.K. (2011). Framework and Case Study for Understanding Factors Impacting Outdoor Contaminant Entry into Commercial Buildings. Paper presented at The Department of Homeland Security Science Conference 2011, Washington, D.C.

    Langevin, J., Wen, J. ,Hsieh, S., Novosel, D. & Waring, M.S. (June, 2011). Occupant Comfort, Productivity, And Personal Control In Twenty Air Conditioned Office Buildings.  Paper presented at Indoor Air 2011, Austin, TX.

    Langevin, J. (2011). Reyner Banham: In Search of an Imageable, Invisible Architecture. Architectural Theory Review 16 (1), 2-21.

    Ng, Y. L. C., and Wen, J., “Estimating Building Airflow Network using CO2 Measurements from a Distributed Sensor Network”, Invited Paper, HVAC&R Research, Vol. 17, Issue 3, pp. 344-365, 2011.

    Perez, H.R., R. Johnson, P.L. Gurian, S.G. Gibbs, J. Taylor, and I. Burstyn. 2011. “Isolation of airborne oxacillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus from culturable air samples of urban homes,” Journal of Occupational & Environmental Hygiene, 8(2):80-85.

    Mitchell-Blackwood, J., P.L. Gurian, C. O’Donnell. 2011. “Finding Risk-based Switchover Points for Response Decisions for Environmental Exposure to Bacillus anthracis,” Human and Ecological Risk Assessment, 17(2):489-509.

  • 2010

    Langevin, J., Wen J. Gurian P.L. (August, 2010). The psychology of comfort: statistical analysis on the relation of occupant perceived control to thermal comfort using the ASHRAE RP-884 database. Paper presented at IAQVEC 2010, Syracuse, NY.

    Chen, Y. and Wen, J., “Comparison Of Sensor Systems Designed Using Multizone, Zonal, And CFD Data For Protection Of Indoor Environments”, Building and Environment, Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 1061-1071, 2010.

    Li, S. and J. Wen, “Development and Validation of a Dynamic Air Handling Unit Model – Part I ( RP 1312) ”, ASHRAE Transactions, Vol. 116, Pt. 1, pp. 45 – 56, 2010.

    Li, S., J. Wen, X. Zhou, and C. J. Klaassen, “Development and Validation of a Dynamic Air Handling Unit Model – Part II ( RP 1312) ”, ASHRAE Transactions, Vol. 116, Pt 1, pp. 57 – 73, 2010.

    Huang, Y., T. Hong, T. Bartrand, P.L. Gurian, C.N. Haas, R. Liu and S. Tamrakar. 2010. “How Sensitive is Safe? Risk-based Targets for Ambient Monitoring of Pathogens,” IEEE Sensors Journal, 10(3):668-673.

  • Journal Publications before 2009

    Wen, J., W. Sun, and S. Dost, “Impact of Pressurization on Energy Consumption for Laboratories and Cleanrooms,” ASHRAE Transactions, Vol. 115, Pt 1, pp. 496 – 506, 2009.

    Commerford, E., Gurian, P. L., Wen, J., and Cook, S. R., “Design of a Site-Built Integrated Collector Storage Solar Water Heater Under Uncertainty,” The Open Renewable Energy Journal, Vol. 1, pp. 17-25, 2008.

    Chen, Y. and Wen, J., “Sensor System Design for Building Indoor Air Protection,” Building and Environment, Vol. 43, pp. 1278-1285, 2008.

    Wen, J. and T. F. Smith, “Development and Validation of Online Models with Parameter Estimation for Building Zone with VAV System,” Energy and Buildings, Vol. 39, Issue 1, pp. 13-22, 2007.

    Chebihi, A., Byun, K., Wen, J., and Smith, T. F., “Radiant Cooling of an Enclosure,” Vol. 47, No. 3, pp. 229 – 252, Energy Conversion and Management, 2005.

    Yu., X., Wen, J., and Smith, T. F., “A Model for the Dynamic Response of a Cooling Coil,” Vol. 37, No. 12, pp. 1278 – 1289, Energy and Buildings, 2005.

    J. Gao, Y. Sun, J. Wen, and T. F. Smith, “An experimental study of energy consumption and thermal comfort for electric and hydronic reheats,” Energy and Buildings, Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 203 – 214, 2004.

    Wen, J. and Smith, T. F., “Development and Validation of Online Parameter Estimation for HVAC Systems,” Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, Vol. 125, No. 3, pp. 324 – 330, 2003.

    Wen, J. and Smith, T. F., “Absorption of Solar Energy in a Room,” Solar Energy, Vol. 72, No. 4, pp. 283 – 297, 2002.

    Galada, H., P.L. Gurian, V. Corella-Barud, F.G. Pérez, G. Velázquez -Angulo, S. Flores, and T. Montoya. 2009. “Applying the Mental Models Framework to Carbon Monoxide Risk in Northern México,” Journal of the Pan American Health Organization, 25(3):242-53.

    Commerford, E., P.L. Gurian, and J. Wen, S.R. Cook. 2008. “Design of a Site-Built Integrated Collector Storage Solar Water Heater Under Uncertainty,” The Open Renewable Energy Journal, 1:17-25.

    Montoya, T., P.L. Gurian, G. Velázquez-Angulo, V. Corella-Barud, A. Rojo, and J.P. Graham. 2008. “Carbon Monoxide Exposure in Households in Ciudad Juárez, México,” International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 211(1-2):40-49.

    Jiang, W., T.A. Reddy, P.L. Gurian. 2007. “General Methodology Combining Engineering Optimization of Primary HVAC&R Plants with Decision Analysis Methods- Part II: Uncertainty and Decision Analysis,” HVAC&R Research, 13(1):119-140.

    Graham, J.P., P.L. Gurian, V. Corella-Barud, R. Avilla. 2004. “Peri-urbanization and In-home Environmental Health Risks: the Side Effects of Planned and Unplanned Growth,” International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 207(5):447-454.