Tianzhen Hong

Computational Staff Scientist/Engineer

Simulation Research Group

Deputy, Building Technology Department

Building Technology & Urban Systems Division

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
90R3147
1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA 94720 USA
Office Location: 090-3148C

Tianzhen Hong

Professional Associations

Operating Agent, IEA EBC Annex 66 (2013-2018) , Occupant Behavior in Buildings
Chair, ASHRAE MTG.OBB , Occupant Behavior in Buildings
Fellow, IBPSA , Building Performance Simulation
Co-lead of Subtask 3, IEA EBC Annex 79 , Occupant behavior-centric building design and operation

Journal and Editorial Board Memberships

Energy and Buildings (2016 to present), Editor
Building and Environment (2014-2019); Building Simulation (2013 to present); Applied Energy (2017 to present), Editorial Board

Publications

2015

Ren, Xiaoxin, Da Yan, and Tianzhen Hong. "Data Mining of Space Heating System Performance in Affordable Housing." Building and Environment 89 (2015) 1-13. LBNL-180239.
D'Oca, Simona, and Tianzhen Hong. "Occupancy Schedules Learning Process Through a Data Mining Framework." Energy and Buildings 88 (2015) 395-408. LBNL-180204.
Zhou, Xin, Da Yan, Tianzhen Hong, and Xiaoxin Ren. "Data Analysis and Stochastic Modeling of Lighting Energy Use in Large Office Buildings in China." Energy and Buildings 86 (2015) 275-287. LBNL-180389.
Feng, Xiaohang, Da Yan, and Tianzhen Hong. "Simulation of Occupancy in Buildings." Energy and Buildings 87 (2015) 348-359. LBNL-180424.
Hong, Tianzhen, Hongsan Sun, Yixing Chen, Sarah C Taylor-Lange, and Da Yan. "An occupant behavior modeling tool for co-simulation." Energy and Buildings (2015). LBNL-1004500.

2014

Hong, Tianzhen, Le Yang, Jianjun Xia, and Wei Feng. "Building Energy Benchmarking between the United States and China: Methods and Challenges." Ed. Li, A., Y. Zhu, and Y. Li. 8th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning 2014: 473-486.
Li, Cheng, and Tianzhen Hong. "Revisit of Energy Use and Technologies of High Performance Buildings." 2014 ASHRAE Annual Conference. Seattle, WA: ASHRAE, 2014. LBNL-6667E.
Zhou, Xin, Tianzhen Hong, and Da Yan. "Comparison of HVAC System Modeling in EnergyPlus, DeST and DOE-2.1E." Building Simulation 7.1 (2014) 21 - 33.
Lee, Sang Hoon, Tianzhen Hong, and Mary Ann Piette. Review of Existing Energy Retrofit Tools. 2014. LBNL-6774E.

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