Francis Rubinstein


Building Technology & Urban Systems Division

Electronics, Lighting & Networks Group

Building Technology Department

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA 94720 USA
Office Location: 090-2121K

Francis Rubinstein


October 2012

Alison Williams, Barbara Atkinson, Karina Garbesi, Erik Page, Francis Rubinstein

November 2011

Francis Rubinstein and Dennis DiBartolomeo





Williams, Alison A, Barbara A Atkinson, Karina Garbesi, Erik Page, and Francis M Rubinstein. "Lighting Controls in Commercial Buildings." Leukos: The Journal of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America 8.3 (2012) 19.


Wen, Yao-Jung, Dennis L DiBartolomeo, and Francis M Rubinstein. "Co-simulation based building controls implementation with networked sensors and actuators." Third ACM Workshop on Embedded Sensing Systems for Energy-Efficiency in Buildings. Trans. Ruzzelli, Antonio. Vol. Proceedings of BuildSys 2011. Seattle, Washington: ACM Press, 2011. 55.



Rubinstein, Francis M, Girish Ghatikar, Jessica Granderson, David S Watson, Paul Haugen, and Carlos Romero. Barrier Immune Radio Communications for Demand Response. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2009. LBNL-2294E.


Rubinstein, Francis M, Dmitriy Bolotov, Mark S Levi, Kevin Powell, and Peter Schwartz. "The Advantage of Highly Controlled Lighting for Offices and Commercial Buildings." 2008 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings, August 17-22, 2008. Pacific Grove, CA, 2008. 063901(1-5). LBNL-2514E.


Rubinstein, Francis M. Controls for Solid-State Lighting. 2007. LBNL-63249.
Rubinstein, Francis M, and Sila Kiliccote. Demand Responsive Lighting: A Scoping Study. 2007. LBNL-62226.



Lee, Eleanor S, Dennis L DiBartolomeo, Francis M Rubinstein, and Stephen E Selkowitz. "Low-Cost Networking for Dynamic Window Systems." Energy and Buildings 36 (2004) 503-513. LBNL-52198.


Rubinstein, Francis M, Nesrin Colak, Judy D Jennings, and Danielle Neils. "Analyzing Occupancy Profiles from a Lighting Controls Field Study." CIE Session 2003. San Diego, CA, 2003. LBNL-52344.
Rubinstein, Francis M, Stephen Treado, and Pete Pettler. "Standardizing Communication Between Lighting Control Devices." 2003 IEEE-IAS Conference. Salt Lake City, UT, 2003. LBNL-53000.


Rubinstein, Francis M, Pete Pettler, and Judy D Jennings. "Dimming Every Light Cheaply." 2002 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Vol. 11. Pacific Grove, California, 2002. LBNL-49975.


Rubinstein, Francis M, Danielle Neils, and Nesrin Colak. "Daylighting, Dimming, and the Electricity Crisis in California." 2001 IESNA National Conference. Ottawa, Canada, 2001. LBNL-49971.
Keith, David M, and Francis M Rubinstein. "Effect of Occupancy Sensors on Energy Usage and Peak Demand in Commercial Office Buildings: Part 1." 2001 Conference of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IES). Ottawa, Canada, 2001. LBNL-48397.