About The Author

Ehsan Kamel currently works at the Department of Energy Management , New York Institute of Technology. Ehsan does research in Energy Smart Homes, Application of BIM in Buildings Energy Modeling, and Renewable Energy Resources. Their current project is 'Automation in Building Energy Modeling'.

Making Building Energy Modeling Smarter

In building energy modeling, there are two areas that can be improved including the modeling process and outputs. Existing computer tools and methods focused on building energy modeling are capable tools that can provide accurate results; however, this process can be faster, automated, less error-prone and the outputs can be more detailed or granular. Accomplishing