International conference on

Building Energy Demand Reduction in Global South, 2019

The international conference on “Building Energy Demand Reduction in Global South” is being organized by CSIR-CBRI, Roorkee, India with consortium partners IIT Roorkee and IIT Delhi. The conference is a part of INDO-UK joint research program on Building Energy Efficiency sponsored by DST-EPSRC.

30 April 2019

Abstract Submission

15 May 2019

Abstract Acceptance

10 Aug 2019

Paper Submission

Key Thematic areas

Energy Demand Reduction

              • Peak & mean energy demand
              • Passive low energy design

Low Energy Heating and Cooling

              • Non atmospheric heat sink & sources
              • Alternate RAC system

Energy Codes & Policies

              • Guidelines for energy efficiency
              • Benchmarks and standards

Urban Heat Island & Climate Change

              • Building Design Response to Micro Climate
              • Resilience to Climate Change

Energy Efficient Building Envelopes

              • Innovative Materials & Technologies
              • Optimization Techniques

 Renewable Energy Integration

              • Building integrated RE systems
              • Sizing, optimization & control

Community Level Energy Management

              • ICTs & Smart Controls
              • Low energy & net-zero communities

Thermal Adaptation

              • Thermal comfort
              • Occupant behavior

All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings

Selected papers will be published in

Journal of buildings

Special Issue "Building Energy Consumption in the Global South"

Guest Editor: Dr. Sukumar Natrajan

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Contact Details

Dr. Ashok Kumar

Chief Scientist
Architecture & Planning