Ph.D. Theses

Chantrasrisalai, C. Optical and Thermal Fenestration Models for Building Cooling Load Calculations. Ph.D. Thesis, 2007.

Cullin, J.R. Advancements in the simulation of ground source heat pump systems.  Ph.D. Thesis, May 2014

Deng, Z.  Modeling of Standing Column Wells in Ground Source Heat Pump Systems.  Ph.D. Thesis, December 2004.

Iu, I.  Development of Air-to-air Heat Pump Simulation Program with Advanced Heat Exchanger Circuitry Algorithm. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2007.

Jin, H. Parameter Estimation Based Models of Water Source Heat Pumps.  Ph.D. Thesis, December 2002.  (This file is 8.37 MB.  We have broken it down into 4 sections for easier downloads.  Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4)

Kim, T. Optimum Duct Design for Variable Air Volume Systems. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2001.  (Completed December 2000)  

Kong, W. A Convective Heat Transfer Model for Simulation of Rooms with Attached Wall Jets. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2006. 

Liu, X. Development and Experimental Validation of Simulation of Hydronic Snow Melting Systems For Bridges.  Ph.D. Thesis, May 2005.

Nguyen, D. Non-Azeotropic Refrigerant Mixture (NARM) Vapor Compression Cycles.  Ph.D. Thesis, May 1992.

Nigusse, B. Improvements to the Radiant Time Series Method Cooling Load Calculation Procedure. Ph.D. Thesis, December 2007

Padhmanabhan, S.  Study of Frost Growth on Heat Exchangers  Used as Outdoor Coils in Air Source Heat Pump Systems. Ph.D. Thesis, May 2011.

Xiao, D.  Inter-Model, Analytical, and Experimental Validation of A Heat Balance Based Residential Cooling Load Calculation Procedure. Ph.D. Thesis, December 2006.

Xu, X. Simulation and Optimal Control of Hybrid Ground Source Heat Pump Systems. Ph.D. Thesis, December 2007.

Yavuzturk, C. Modeling of Vertical Ground Loop Heat Exchangers for Ground Source Heat Pump Systems. Ph.D. Thesis, December 1999.