ATLANTA – Papers addressing advances in high-performance buildings, integrated design and numerous high-intensity HVAC applications are being sought for the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineer’s 2012 Winter Conference in Chicago, Jan. 21-25, 2012.
The Specialized Applications track focuses on high-intensity HVAC applications,
such as laboratories, hospitals, and data centers, and seeks papers on design
recommendations, regulations, and lessons learned.
The Integrated Design track addresses how the integrated building design and
integrated project delivery processes are being applied to build better
buildings. Papers are being sought on case studies, lessons learned, and
ongoing research projects studying new project delivery
The Energy Modeling Applications track seeks papers that address the range of
different energy modeling and building information modeling tools available,
their use and specific applications, including systems, building, and
communities. Papers that address an integrated approach from modeling through
end designs are requested.
In addition, papers are sought for tracks on Operations & Maintenance, HVAC
Systems, HVAC Fundamentals and Applications, Professional Skills, and
Full-length technical papers or conference paper abstracts - 400 words or less
- should be submitted by April 18. For accepted conference paper abstracts, the
completed conference papers will be due July 8, 2011.
For complete information on tracks, contacts, and submittal requirements,
including information about the two types of papers and how to submit a
full-length technical paper or conference paper abstract, visit
ASHRAE Papers Sought on High-Performance Buildings
February 7, 2011