Conferences

  • A. Engarnevis, Ryan Huizing, Ali Vaseghi, Sheldon Green, Steven Rogak, “Fouling of Membrane-Based Energy Recovery Ventilators by Aerosols” (Accepted), 2016 ASHRAE Winter Conference, January 23 – 27, 2016 , Orlando, FL, USA
  • Engarnevis, Alexander Sylvester, Ryan Huizing, Sheldon Green, Steven Rogak, “Impact of Environmental Tobacco Smoke on Membrane-Based Energy Recovery Ventilators: Water Vapor Transport and Contaminant Crossover” (Accepted), IAQ 2016 Conference, Sept. 12 – 14, 2016, | Alexandria, VA, USA
  • Montgomery, J.F., Cohoe, J., Antcliffe, B., Steiger, J., and Storey, S. “Novel Cross-Departmental Uses for IT Infrastructure: Improving Building Efficiency, Health, and Management”, BCNET 2015, Conference Presentation, Vancouver, BC, April 29, 2015.
  • Montgomery, J.F., “Occupancy-based building control through integrating IT infrastructure”, University of British Columbia, Sustainable Building Science Program – Industry Night, Invited Presentation, Vancouver, BC, March 2, 2015.
  • M. Salehi, A. Frisque, W. K. Bushe “”Did pursuing LEED make the CIRS building more energy efficient? “”, 14th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association, Hyderabad, India, (2015).
  • Negar Roghanian, ” Developing sustainable material for preventing concrete corrosion”, Poster presentation at IC-IMPACTS Research Conference and AGM, Vancouver, 2015
  • Negar Roghanian, ” Green concrete”, Poster presentation at Sustainability Research Symposium, Vancouver, Canada, 2015
  • Negar Roghanian, Jim Sibley and Susan Nesbit, “Engaging alumni in EESD curriculum assessment”, 7th International   Conference   on   Engineering   Education   for   Sustainable Development. Vancouver, Canada, 2015
  • Raghav Grover, Peixian Li, and Thomas M. Froese, “The Interface between Building Information Models and the Public.” C. ICSC15 – The Canadian Society for Civil Engineering’s 5th International/11th Construction Specialty Conference, Vancouver, Canada. (2015). doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.14288/1.0076373.
  • Raghav Grover and Peixian Li, “Fostering Social Interactions within Communal Spaces within High-Rise Residential Buildings on UBC Campus”, Poster Presentation at The 7th International Conference on Engineering Education for Sustainable Development, Vancouver, Canada (2015)
  • Ebrahimi, G., Wittman, H., Zhao, J. (2015), “When nudge backfires: a conflict between intrinsic values and social norm messaging” Poster Presentation at Society of Judgment Decision Making (SJDM) Conference, Chicago, IL
  • Shankar, Vivek V., and Murray Hodgson. “Optimal design of duct openings in naturally-ventilated buildings.” INTER-NOISE and NOISE-CON Congress and Conference Proceedings. Vol. 250. No. 1. Institute of Noise Control Engineering, 2015.
  • Vaseghi, F.Tariku, “Experimental Investigation of Heat and Moisture Transfer in Multidimensional Building Envelope Details”, 2015 BCBEC CONFERENCE & AGM, Vancouver, Canada (2015)
  • Chu, A. (2015) “Understanding the Gap: An Energy Performance Evaluation of Three SustainableBuildings in British Columbia”, Student Symposium of the Institute for Resources, Environment &Sustainability, UBC, Vancouver, April 16.
  • Chu, A., Glaser, L. (2015), “Life Cycle Costing of two UBC Research Buildings.” Poster Presentation at the 7th Conference on Engineering Education for Sustainable Development, June 2015, Vancouver, Canada. June 12.
  • Gorgolewski, M; Mallory-Hill, S.; Chu, A.; Le Duc, K. (2015), “Do our Green Buildings Perform asIntended?, Building Lasting Change 2015 Conference, Canada Green Building Council, Vancouver, Canada, June 3
  • G. Theaker, “Seeing the Invisible – Visualizing Building Energy and GHG Emissions”, Poster Presentation at National Conference, Canada Green Building Council, Vancouver (2015).
  • Mallory­Hill, L. Scannell, A.­M. Chu, M. Hodgson, C. Brown, M. Gorgolewski, A. Turcato, “Integrative research process ­ opportunities, challenges, and good practices in Canadian greenbuilding performance evaluation”, EDRA46, Los Angeles (2015).
  • Scannell, M. Hodgson, K. Bartlett, A.­M. Chu, S. Mallory­Hill, M. Ouf, C. Brown, M.Gorgolewski, “Objective and subjective evaluation of acoustics and lighting in Canadian greenbuildings”, EDRA46, Los Angeles (2015).
  • Schramm, S. Mallory­Hill, M. Ouf, M. Hodulak, A. Kato, S. Mori, R. Walden, C. Fontana, L.Scannell, A.­M. Chu, M. Hodgson, C. Brown, M. Gorgolewski, A. Turcato, K. Bartlett, “BuildingPerformance Evaluation Research Projects and Case Studies from around the World”, IBPESymposium comprising six papers, EDRA46, Los Angeles (2015).
  • Shoolestani, A., Shoolestani, B., Froese, T., Vanier, D.J. (2015). SocioBIM : BIM-to-end user interaction for sustainable building operations and facility asset management. Proceedings of ICSC15: The Canadian Society for Civil Engineering 5th International/11th Construction Specialty Conference, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. June 7-10.
  • Shoolestani, A., Shoolestani, B. (2015). Sustainability thinking in engineering education : data-intensive research, computational sustainability and multidisciplinary research. Proceedings of EESD15: The 7th Conference on Engineering Education for Sustainable Development, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. June 9-12.
  • Montgomery, J.F., and Storey, S. “Occupant-based building controls for reduced energy consumption”, British Columbia Institute of Technology, Invited Presentation, Burnaby, BC, November 27th, 2014.
  • Reynolds, C.O.O, and Montgomery, J.F., “Protecting Building Occupants from Traffic Pollution”, Air and Waste Management Association, Seminar Series, Invited Presentation, Vancouver, BC, November 17, 2014.
  • Montgomery, J.F., Green, S.I., and Rogak, S.N., “Impact of relative humidity on HVAC filters loaded with hygroscopic and non-hygroscopic particles”, American Association for Aerosol Research (AAAR) Conference, Platform Presentation, Orlando, FL, October 22, 2014.
  • Montgomery, J.F., “Sustainable building design to reduce cost and improve occupant health”, University of British Columbia, Research Day – Chemical and Biological Engineering, Invited Presentation, Vancouver, BC, October 1, 2014.
  • Storey, S., and Montgomery, J.F., “Natural or Mechanical Ventilation? Outdoor-Indoor Pollutant Dynamics in Hybrid Buildings”, University of British Columbia, Building Science Program Seminar Series, Invited Presentation, Vancouver, BC, May 15, 2014.
  • M. Salehi, W. K. Bushe, P. Marmion, R. Pradinuk, “CFD Modelling of an Underground Water Tank Heat Storage System”, eSim Conference, Ottawa, Canada, (2014).
  • Terim Cavka, M. M. Salehi, A. Frisque, W. K. Bushe, “Comparing Design and As-Built Simulations with Actual Measurements for a Large, Multi-Use University Building”, eSim Conference, Ottawa, Canada, (2014).
  • Dastanpour, R, Rogak, S.N., Mireault, P., Ramos, M. and Wallace, J. “Morphology of Particles Emitted During Cold Start and Hot Start Operating Conditions of a GDI Engine Fuelled on Gasoline and Ethanol Blends”, presentation at the annual meeting of the American Association for Aerosol Research, Orlando, October 2014
  • Yuen, W.C. Chu, B. Stoeber, “Microfluidic-based real-time detector for fine particulate matter.”IEEE SENSORS, Valencia, Spain (2014)
  • Negar Roghanian “Green repair materials for preventing concrete corrosion in wastewater pipes”, Presenter at ACI BC chapter annual spring seminar, Vancouver, 2014
  • Akbarnejad, I. Cheung,”Influence of Living Walls on Indoor Environmental Quality”, The BCBEC Conference, Vancouver,2014.
  • Akbarnejad, I. Cheung,”Influence of Living Walls on Indoor Environmental Quality”, UBC Sustainability Symposium, Vancouver, 2014.
  • Bartlett, K., Brown, C., Chu, AM., Ebrahimi, G., Gorgolewski, M., Hodgson, M., Issa, M., Mallory-Hill, S., Ouf, M., Scannell, L., Turcato, A. (2014). “Do our green buildings perform as intended?”, Proceeding of the World Sustainable Building Conference, Barcelona, Spain
  • Ebrahimi G., Oberg.G. (2014), “ Integrated Resource Management Strategy for UBC Point Grey Campus, Using a water lens”, Proceeding of the WatIF Conference on Water Initiative for the Future, WatIF 2014, Kingston, Canada.
  • G., Thurm.B., Oberg.G.(2014), “Role of Educational Strategies for Human Resources in Green Infrastructure Operation and Maintenance”, Poster Presentation at American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting 2014, San Francisco, California.
  • B., Ebrahimi.G., Klein.D., Oberg.G., (2014), “An Implantation Methodology for Integrated Resource Management in Urban Water Planning”, Poster Presentation at American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting 2014, San Francisco, California.
  • S.,Chen.K.,Ebrahimi.G.,Klein.D.,Taheri.H.,Carennini.G.,Poole.D., Oberg.G.(2014), “Interactive visualization for group-making analysis in water infrastructure planning”, proceeding of the IWA Conference on Sustainable Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery, IWA(International Water Association) 2014, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Terim Cavka, A. Frisque, M.M. Salehi, K. Bushe, “”Comparing Design and As-Built Simulations with Actual Measurements for a Large Multi-Use University Building””, eSIM 2014, Ottawa, Canada (2014)
  • Scannell, D. Ng, J. Rauscher and M. Hodgson, “Evaluation of objective and subjective acoustical quality in office­type health­care facilities”, Acoustics Week in Canada 2014, Winnipeg(2014)
  • Shankar, Vivek V., and Murray Hodgson. “”Design, optimization and testing of door-grille silencers.”” Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics. Vol. 19. No. 1. Acoustical Society of America, 2013
  • Storey, P. Save, J.F. Montgomery, “Accelerating Interdisciplinary Learning Outcomes in Sustainable Building Sciences”, 6th International Conference Engineering Education for Sustainable Development, Cambridge, UK (2013).
  • Save, T. Froese, A. Cayella. Innovation in accelerating sustainable technology – Bio Research Demonstration Facility Case Study”.  Canadian Society for Civil Engineering, Annual Conference, Montreal (2013).
  • M. Salehi, B. Terim Cavka, F. Fedoruk, A. Frisque, D. Whitehead, W. K. Bushe, “Improving the Performance of a Whole-Building Energy Modeling Tool by Using Post-occupancy Measured Data”, 13th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association, Chambery, France, (2013).
  • Mahdi Salehi, Belgin Terim Cavka, Laura Fedoruk, Andrea Frisque, Derek Whitehead, W. Kendal Bushe, ‘Improving the performance of a whole-building energy modeling tool by using post-occupancy measured data””, International Building Simulation Conference IBPSA 2013, Chambéry, France (2013).
  • Montgomery, J.F., “Extreme Events and the Indoor Environment”, University of Cambridge, Climate Histories – Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, Invited Presentation, Cambridge, UK, November 13, 2013.
  • F. Montgomery, S. Nesbit, N. Ellis, T. Froese, S. Staub-French, H.J. Cruickshank, “Filling the Gap in Engineering Education for Sustainability: Developing a Cohort-based Master’s Degree of Engineering Leadership for Sustainability”, 6th International Conference Engineering Education for Sustainable Development, Cambridge, UK (2013).
  • S. Khosravi, “Dual-stage sunlight redirection”, Women in Physics Conference, Vancouver (2012).
  • S. Khosravi, M. Mossman, L. Whitehead, “Core Sunlighting System, a New Approach to Daylighting Buildings”, Energy Procedia, ISES Solar World Congress (2013).
  • Y. Lei, M. Hodgson, “Prediction of the effectiveness of a sound-masking system in an open-plan office including the Lombard Effect”, Proc. 13th ICA, Montreal (2013).
  • B. Logawa, M. Hodgson, “Improving the sound absorption of CLT panels using Helmholtz resonators”, FIBRE Conference, Cornwall (2013).
  • S.R.A. Jaffery, M. Riaz, “Investigating Selection Methods For Project Delivery Systems In Qatar Construction Industry”, CSCE (2013).
  • R.J. Cole, A. Kashkooli, “Clarifying Net Positive Energy Stream 5- Pushing the Boundaries: Net Positive Buildings (SB13), CaGBC National Conference and Expo. Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • A. Engarnevis, J. F. Montgomery, S. I. Green, S. N. Rogak, “Optimal Cleaning Strategies for HVAC Heat Exchangers”, accepted for poster presentation in 32nd annual conference of American Association for Aerosol Research (AAAR), Portland, Oregon (2013).
  • A.A. Aliabadi, S.N. Rogak, S.I. Green, “Displacement Ventilation Performance of a Hospital Patient Recovery Room in Airborne Infection Prevention”, The 10th International Conference on Industrial Ventilation, Paris, France (2012).
  • C. Bibby, M. Hodgson, “Measurement of the acoustical and airflow performance of interior natural-ventilation openings/silencers”, Proc. Inter-Noise 2012, New York (2012).
  • C. Bibby, M. Hodgson, “Measurement and prediction of the acoustical and airflow performance of existing interior natural ventilation openings/ silencers”, Proc. EURONOISE 2012, Prague (2012).
  • C. Bibby, M. Hodgson, “Optimization of silencers for interior natural-ventilation openings”, 129(4, Pt. 2) 2393 (2011) [161st Acoustical Society of America Meeting, Seattle, WA].
  • M. Hodgson, Y. Lei, “Prediction of the effect of a sound-masking system in CIRS including the Lombard Effect”, Acoustics Week in Canada 2012, Banff (2012).
  • S. Khosravi, “Dual-stage sunlight redirection”, Canadian Association of Physicists Congress, Calgary (2012).
  • J.F. Montgomery, S.I. Green, S.N. Rogak, K. Bartlett, “Predicting the Energy Use and Operation Cost of HVAC Air Filters Under Variable-Air-Volume Operation”, Presented at the 11th World Filtration Congress, Graz, Austria (2012).
  • J.F. Montgomery, “Air Filter Energy Use and Particle Filtration”, UBC 3MT Semi-final competition (2012).
  • J.F. Montgomery, “Optimizing filter installations to reduce power consumption and improve indoor air quality”, Poster presentation at the 2012 AAAS Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada (2012).
  • J.F. Montgomery, Poster presentation at Annual AAAR Conference, Minnesota (2012).
  • Montgomery, J.F., Rogak, S.N., and Green, S.I., “Nanoparticle Loading and Agglomeration in Charged and Discharged Electret Filter Media”, American Association for Aerosol Research (AAAR) Conference, Poster Presentation, Minneapolis, MN, October 8, 2012.
  • Montgomery, J., “Optimizing filter installations to reduce power consumption and improve indoor air quality”, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting, Poster Presentation, Vancouver, February 16, 2012.
  • Storey, “Measuring LEED: The Life Cycle Energy and GWP Impacts of 80 University Academic Buildings”, LCA XII Conference, Tacoma, WA (2012).
  • S. Storey, “Using Life Cycle Analysis for Full Carbon Accounting of a Regenerative Commercial Building”, LCA XI Conference, Chicago, IL (2011).
  • A.A. Aliabadi, S.M. Taghavi, S.M. Hosseini, S.N. Rogak, “Droplet Breakup Mechanisms in Air-blast Atomization”, 64th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society (APS) Division of Fluid Dynamics, Baltimore, Maryland (Poster) (2011).
  • A.A. Aliabadi, S.N. Rogak, K. Bartlett, S.I. Green, “Airborne Infection Risk and Ventilation Design”, Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) Annual General Meeting & Symposium, Vancouver, British Columbia (Poster) (2011).