Prof. Wang Shengwei (王盛衛)
Chair Professor of Building Services Engineering
(建筑设备工程学讲座教授)


Department of Building Services Engineering,
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Room: ZS859

Tel: 27665858, Fax: 27746146
E-mail: shengwei.wang@polyu.edu.hk

Brief
Brief Prof. Wang obtained his BEng and MSc degrees on Refrigeration and Air-conditioning from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST) in 1983 and 1986 respectively, and received his PhD on HVAC and Building Automation from University of Liege in 1993. He jointed the department in 1993 as assistant professor. He promoted to associate professor in 2000, to professor in 2005 and to the Chair Professor of Building Services Engineering in Jan/2009. He was the associate head between 04/2003 and 05/2007 and the acting head of the department between 05/2007 and 01/2008. He is in charge of the teaching on Intelligent Building, Building Automation and Control, and Energy Efficiency. He is extensively involved in the research and application on building energy management, HVAC system fault diagnosis and optimal control, intelligent building technology and building system dynamic simulation. He has obtained over twenty research and technology development funds from (Hong Kong) Research Grant Council (RGC) (totally nine CERG/GRF funds), National Science Foundation of China (NSFC), industrial funds and other resources over the last ten years. He was/is actively involved the IEA (International Energy Agency) ECBCS (Energy Conservation for Building and Community Systems) research programs: Annex-17, Annex-30, Annex-34, Annex-40 and Annex-47 over the last 15 years. He has published two booked and coauthored other four books and published over 180 papers in refereed journals (of which, over 110 papers published in journals cited by SCI) and over 70 papers in international conferences. He is an associate editor "HVAC&R Research', the academic journal of ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers), and a member of the Engineering Panel of Hong Kong Research Grant Council (RGC). He holds the guest/adjunct/visiting professorship of Xi'an Jiaotong University, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Hunan University, Huazhong University of science and Technology, South China University of Technology, and University of Maryland.
Academic and Professional Qualifications
BEng (1983) and MSc (1986) in Refrigeration and Air-conditioning, Huazhong University of Science and Technology (Wuhan), Doctor of Applied Science (PhD) in HVAC and Building Automation (1993), University of Liege (Belgium)

Fellow (2006-)/Member (1997-) CIBSE (UK), Member ASHRAE (USA, 1995-), Fellow (2010)/Member HKIE (HK, 1995-2010), Member IMechE (UK, 1996-2002), Registered Professional Engineer (RPE/HK, 1996-), Chartered Engineer (CEng/UK, 1997-)
Research Interests
  • Building energy management;
  • HVAC and BMS system fault detection and diagnosis;
  • Optimal and robust control of air-conditioning systems;
  • Dynamic simulation of building systems;
  • Intelligent building (IB) system integration, interoperation and management.

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Research Group on Building Automation and Energy Management
Intelligent Building Laboratory
Building Energy Project Case - The Approach and Experiences in International Commerce Centre
"Intelligent Buildings and Building Automation" published by Taylor & Francis
智能建筑与楼宇自动化-中国建筑工业出版社出版

Research and Academic Experiences
  • Associate editor of 'HVAC&R Research', the academic journal of ASHRAE;
  • Member, Engineering Panel, Research Grant Council (RGC) of Hong Kong;
  • Member of journal editor board, (Journal of International Building Performance Simulation Association), and and ;
  • Receive The President’s Award for Outstanding Achievement on Research and Scholarly Activities (2002).
  • Receive “Dean’s award on outstanding research performance” -2008
  • Receive First Prize on “Science and Technology Progress” of Ministry of Education (2006) (教育部科学技术进步一等奖).
  • Receive Second Prize on Natural Science of Ministry of Education (2007) (教育部自然科学二等奖)
  • Doctoral student tutor, Huazhong university of Science and Technology (2007-)
  • Overseas Experts in information system for support the implementation of building energy efficiency code, The China International Center for Economic and Technical Exchanges, Ministry of Commerce (2008-2009)
  • Member, consulting expert committee, sustainable and intelligent building development, science and technology program, Ministry of Construction (建设部科学技术项目计划课题-生态智能建筑-专家顾问委员会委员), (2008-)
  • (Voting) Member of TC (Technical Committee) -7.5 (Smart Building Systems) of ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers);
  • Participate IEA (International Energy Agency) research program Annex 17 (Evaluation of on Building Management Systems) as a Belgium participant;
  • Participate IEA (International Energy Agency) research program Annex 30 (Building System Simulation), Annex 34 (Building System Fault Diagnosis), Annex 40 (HVAC Automatic Commissioning) and Annex 47 as the Hong Kong representative;
  • Receive eight RGC/CERG research funds, one major industrial research fund, one 11-5 national key science and technology project ('十一五'国家科技支撑计划重大项目), one industry technology development fund, one Mainland-HK collaborative research fund, two cross-faculty research funds, and other over ten other research funds in last 8 years;
  • Supervision of 13 PhD students on fault diagnosis, control optimization and intelligent building as chief supervisor (8 graduated);
  • Joint Supervision of three PhD students (graduated) with Tongji University, Shanghai Jiaotong University and South China University of Technology respectively;
  • Journal reviewer: International Journal of HVAC&R Research, Energy and Buildings, Automation in Construction, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, The Transactions of The Institute of Measurement and Control, Energy, Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, etc.
  • Adjunct/guest /visiting Professor: Xi'an Jiao-tong University (2002-), Hunan University (2004-), Huazhong University of science and Technology (2006-), South China University of Technology (2006-), Shanghai Jiao-tong University (2008-), and University of Maryland (2008) .
  • 170 papers published in refereed journals (including over 102 papers in SCI journals with number of citations: 603 and over 50 papers published international conferences.
Teaching Experiences
  • Program Leader of Master of Engineering (MEng) (1999-2004);
  • Three teaching development funds for teaching and laboratory development (IB lab and two teaching software packages are developed);
  • Taught MSc Subjects: Engineering Intelligent Building (current), Energy Efficient Building, Air-conditioning and Control, Building Energy Simulation;
  • Taught Undergraduate Subjects: Intelligent Buildings (current), Building Management and Control (current), Building Energy Studies, Building Environmental Performance, Design for Operation and Maintenance, Energy Measurement and Monitoring, Power and Control.
Selected Recent Research and Development Funding
  • Air-conditioning System Energy Saving Technologies based on Fault Detection and Diagnosis, (PI, 海外及港澳学者合作研究基金, National Science Foundation (NSFC), 200K RMB, Collaborator: Shanghai Jiao-tong University, 2009)
  • Study on the Thermodynamic Characteristics and Optimal Control of Buildings with Energy Performance Enhanced by Integrating Phase Change Materials (PCMs) (GRF, 748K, 2009)
  • Development and Site Validation of Online Optimal Control Strategies for Building Central Air-Conditioning Systems (GRF/CERG, 347K, 2008)
  • Development of A Novel Data Fusion Technique for Improving Robustness of Automatic Control and Diagnosis in Large Cooling Plants (Co-I, RGF/GERG, 306K, 2008)
  • Building Energy Key Technology Research and Demonstration: Project No.2 – Development on Key Technologies for Energy Building Efficiency, (11-5 National Key Science and Technology Project, Co-PI, 1.7M, 2008)
  • Development of A Sensor-based Adaptive Demand-Controlled Ventilation Strategy for Multi-zone VAV Air-conditioning Systems (CERG, 477K, 2007)
  • Development of A Model-based Building Energy Performance Diagnostic Tool (371K, CERG, 2006)
  • Development of A Robust Fault Diagnostic Tool and Platform for Centralized Monitoring and Management of Building Chiller Plants (403K,CERG,2005)
  • Energy Building Energy Efficiency through Intelligent Control and Diagnosis (Industrial research fund, since 2005, total 5.0M in five years)
  • New High Efficiency Energy and Water Conservation System Essential Technology (Co-I, 2005 Guangdong-HK essential domain key breakthrough tender project, RMB 4.0M)
  • Development of a Middleware-Based Open Management Platform for Performance Monitoring and Diagnosis of Building Ventilation and Air-Conditioning Systems (666K,CERG,2004)
  • Development of OPC-based Middleware and XML Web Services for Intelligent Building Integration and Interoperation, (250K,2003)
  • Development of An Intelligent Building Platform, (250K, Industrial Development Fund, 2002)
  • Development of an Intelligent Building Platform Integrating BMS and FMS on Internet, (800K, HK-Mainland Collaborative Research, 2003)
  • Intelligent Building Technology: Development An Intelligent Building Integrator and Facilities Management on IB system, (360K, 2002)
  • Investigation on BACnet and GIS Applied in Intelligent Building Management Systems, (500K, 2001) Fault Diagnosis and Sensor Fault Isolation of Centralized Chilling Systems for Intelligent Management and Robust Control, (200K, 2002)
  • Robust and Optimal DDC Control of Outdoor Air Ventilation in Buildings,490K, RGC,2001)
  • Fault Validation and Fault Tolerant Control of Building Automation Systems, (720K, CERG,2000)
  • An Intelligent and Robust Strategy for Outdoor Air Ventilation Control, (150K,2000)
  • Sensor Fault Detection, Diagnosis and Evaluation of Building Management Systems, (405K, CERG,1999)
Selected Recent Publications
(Books and Research Publications)

  • Wang S.W. Intelligent Buildings and Building Automation, Taylor & Francis (Spon Press), London and New York, 2009
  • Wang S.W. (translated by Wang S.W. and Xu Z.Y.), Intelligent Buildings and Building Automation (Chinese edition: 智能建筑与楼宇自动化), China Architecture and Building Press (中国建筑工业出版社), Beijing, 2010
  • Chen Y.M. and Wang S.W. Novel Methods for Transient Heat Transfer Analysis of Building Constructure, Science Press, Beijing, 2004 (323 pages)
  • Chen Y.M., Wang S.W. and Zhang L. System Identification and Its Application in Building Heat and Mass Transfer Processes, China Architecture and Building Press, Beijing, 2004 (156 pages),

(Journal papers)
(Totally over 180 papers published in refereed journals, of which over 110 papers are published (or in print) in SCI journals. Times of citation: 722)

2010 Wang S.W. and Ma Z.J., “Control Strategies for Variable Speed Pumps in Super High-Rise Building”, ASHRAE Journal, July, (SCI journal)

2010 Zhu N., Wang S.W., Xu X.H. and Ma Z.J. “A Simplified Dynamic Model of Building Structures integrated with SSPCM Using GA-based Parameter Identification”,  International Journal of Thermal Sciences, V49(9), pp.1722-1731, (SCI journal)

2010 Wang S.W., Zhou Q. and Xiao F. “A System-level Fault Detection and Diagnosis Strategy for HVAC Systems Involving Sensor Faults”, Energy and Buildings, V42(4), pp. 477-490, (SCI journal)

2010 Huang G.S., Wang S.W. and Xu X.H., “Robust Model Predictive Control of VAV Air-Handling Units Concerning Uncertainties and Constraints’, HVAC&R Research, V16(1), pp.15-33, 2010, (SCI Journal)

2010 Sun Y.J., Wang S.W. and Huang G.S. “Model-based Optimal Start Control Strategy for Multi-chiller Plants in Commercial Buildings”, Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, V31(2), pp.113-129, 2010, (SCI journal)

2010 Xu X.H., Wang S.W., Huang G.S., “Robust MPC for temperature control of air-conditioning systems concerning on constraints and multitype uncertainties”, Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, V31(1), pp.39-55 2010, (SCI Journal)

2010 Sun Z.W. and Wang S.W. “A CFD-based Test Method for Control of Indoor Environment and Space Ventilation”, Building and Environment, V45(6), pp.1441-1447, 2010, (SCI journal)

2010 Sun Y.J., Wang S.W., Huang G.S., “Online sensor fault detection and diagnosis method for chiller sequencing control”, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, V49(3), pp. 589-602, 2010, (SCI Journal)

2010 Xu X.H., Wang S.W., Wang J.B. and Xiao F. “Active pipe-embedded structures in buildings for utilizing low-grade energy sources: A review”, in print, Energy and Buildings, 2010, (SCI journal)

2010 Sun Z.W., Wang S.W. and Ma Z.J. “In-situ Implementation and Validation of a CO2-based Adaptive Demand-Controlled Ventilation Strategy in a Multi-zone Office Building”, in print, Building and Environment, (SCI journal)

2009 Huang G.S., Dexter A.L. and Wang S.W., “Application of two-loop robust control to air-conditioning systems”, Asian Journal of control, V11(6), pp. 677-687, 2009, (SCI journal)

2009 Ma Z.J. and Wang S.W., “An Optimal Control Strategy for Complex Building Central Chilled Water Systems for Practical and Real-Time Applications”, Building and Environment, V44(6), pp.1188-1198, 2009 (SCI journal)

2009 Zhu N., Ma Z.J. and Wang S.W. “Dynamic Characteristics and Energy Performance of Buildings Using Phase Change Materials: A Review”, Energy Conversion and Management, V50(12), pp.3169-3181,2009, (SCI journal)

2009 Zhou Q., Wang S.W. and Ma Z.J. “A Model-based Fault Detection and Diagnosis Strategy for Air-Conditioning Systems”, International Journal of Energy Research, V33(10), pp. 903-918, 2009, (SCI journal)

2009 Wang J.B., Wang S.W., Xu X.H. and Chen Y.M. “Short Time Step Heat Flow Calculation of Building Constructions Based on Frequency-Domain Regression Method", International Journal of Thermal Sciences, V48(12), pp2355-2364, 2009, (SCI Journal)

2009 Zhou Q., Wang S.W. and Xiao F., “A Novel Strategy of Fault Detection and Diagnosis for Centrifugal Chiller Systems”, HVAC&R Research, V15(1), pp.57-76, 2009, (SCI Journal)

2009 Huang G.S., Wang S.W., Xiao X. and Sun Y.J. “A Data Fusion Scheme for Building Automation Systems of Building Central Chilling Plants”, Automation in Construction, V18(3), pp.302-309, 2009, (SCI Journal)

2009 Ma Z.J., Wang S.W. and Xiao F., "Online Performance Evaluation of Alternative Control Strategies for Building Cooling Water Systems Prior to In-situ Implementation",  Applied Energy, V86(5), pp.712-721, 2009 (SCI Journal)

2009 Xiao F., Wang S.W., Xu X.H. and Ge G.M. “An Isolation Enhanced PCA Method with Expert-Based Multivariate Decoupling for Sensor FDD in Air-Conditioning Systems”, Applied Thermal Engineering,  V29(4), pp. 712-722, 2009, (SCI Journal)

2009 Xu X.H., Wang S.W., Sun Z.W. and Xiao F., “A Model-based Optimal Ventilation Control Strategy of Multi-zone VAV Air-conditioning Systems Using Genetic Algorithm”, Applied Thermal Engineering,  V29(1),  pp.91–104, 2009, (SCI Journal)

2009 Ma Z.J. and Wang S.W., “Energy Efficient Control of Variable Speed Pumps in Complex Building Central Air-Conditioning Systems”, Energy and Buildings, V41(2), pp.197-205, 2009, (SCI journal)

2009 Huang G.S. and Wang S.W., “Use of Predicted Information to Improve the Control Performance of Systems with Uncertainties”, Journal of Process Control, V19(3), pp.457-463, 2009, (SCI Journal)

2009 Wang J.B., Wang S.W., Xu X.H. and Xiao F.,  “Evaluation of Alternative Arrangements of a Heat Pump System for Plume Abatement in a Large-Scale Chiller Plant in a Subtropical Region”, Energy and Buildings, V41(6), pp. 596-606, 2009, (SCI journal)

2009 Xiao F. and Wang S.W., “Progress and Methodologies of Lifecycle Commissioning for HVAC Systems to Enhance Building Sustainability – A Review”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, V13(5), pp.1144-1149, 2009, (SCI Journal)

2009 Ma Z.J. and Wang S.W.,Building Energy Research in Hong Kong: A Review”,  Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, V13(8), pp.1870–1883, 2009, (SCI Journal)

2009 Huang G.S., Wang S.W. and Xu X.H. “A Robust Model Predictive Control Strategy for Improving the Control Performance of Air Conditioning Systems", Energy Conversion and Management, V50(10), pp.2650-2658, 2009, (SCI journal)

2009 Huang G.S. and Wang S.W., “Use of Uncertainty Polytope to Describe Constraint Processes with Uncertain Time­Delay for Robust Model Predictive Control Applications”, ISA Transactions, V48 (4), pp503-511, 2009, (SCI journal)

2009 Sun Y.J., Wang S.W. and Huang G.S., “Chiller Sequencing Control with Enhanced Robustness for Energy Efficient Operation”, Energy and Buildings, V40(11), pp. 1246-1255, 2009, (SCI journal)

2009 Wu H.J., Wang S.W., Zhu D.S. and Ding Y.F. “Numerical analysis and evaluation of an open-type thermal storage system using composite sorbents”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, V52(21-22), pp.5262-5265,  (SCI journal)

2008 Ma Z.J. and Wang S.W., “Energy Efficient Control of Variable Speed Pumps in Complex Building Central Air-Conditioning Systems”, Energy and Buildings, V41(2), pp.197-205, (SCI journal)

2008 Wang S.W. and Ma Z.J., “Supervisory and Optimal Control of Building HVAC Systems: A Review”, HVAC&R Research, V14(1), pp.3-32, (SCI Journal)

2008 Bai J.B., Wang S.W. and Zhang X.S., “Development of An Adaptive Smith Predictor-based Self-tuning PI Controller for An HVAC System in A Test Room”, Energy and Buildings, V40(12), pp. 2244-2252, (SCI Journal)

2008 Huang G.S., Wang S.W. and Sun Y.J., “Enhancing the Reliability of Chiller Sequencing Control Using Fused Measurement of Building Cooling Load”, HRAC&R Research, V14(6), pp.941-958, (SCI Journal)

2008 Huang G.S. and Wang S.W., “Two-loop Robust Model Predictive Control for the Temperature Control of Air-handling Units”, HVAC&R Research, V14(4), pp.565-580, (SCI Journal)

2008 Wang S.W. “Wireless networks and their applications in building automation systems’, editorial, HVAC&R Research, V14(4), pp.529-533, (SCI Journal)

2008 Xu X.H., Wang S.W. and Chen Y.M., “An Improvement to Frequency-Domain Regression Method for Calculating Conduction Transfer Functions of Building Walls”, Applied Thermal Engineering, V28, pp661-667, (SCI Journal)

2008 Xu X.H., Xiao F. and Wang S.W. “Enhanced chiller sensor fault detection, diagnosis and estimation using wavelet analysis and principle component analysis methods”, Applied Thermal Engineering,V28(2-3), pp.226-237, (SCI Journal)

2008 Xu X.H. and Wang S.W., “A Mixed-mode Building Energy Model for Performance Evaluation and Diagnosis of Existing Buildings”, Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, Vol.29(1), pp:73-83, (SCI Journal)

2008 Xu X.H. and Wang S.W., “A Simple Time Domain Calculation Method for Transient Heat Transfer Models”, Energy and Buildings, V40, pp.1682–1690, (SCI Journal)

2008 Ma Z.J., Wang S.W. and Pau W.K., “Alternative Designs of The Complex Secondary Chilled Water System for A Super High-rise Building’, ASHRAE Journal, V50(5), pp.42-52, (SCI Journal)

2008 Xu X.H., Wang S.W., “A Simplified Dynamic Model for Existing Buildings Using CTF and Thermal Network Models”, International Journal of Thermal Science, V47, pp. 1249–1262, (SCI Journal)

2008 Wang S.W. and Xu X.H. and Ma Z.J., “Evaluation of Plume Potential and Plume Abatement of Evaporative Cooling Towers in a Subtropical Region”, Applied Thermal Engineering, V28(11-12), pp.1471-1484, (SCI Journal)

2008 Ma Z.J., Wang S.W., Xu X.H. and F Xiao, “A Supervisory Control Strategy for Building Cooling Water Systems for Practical and Real Time Applications”, Energy Conversion and Management, V49, pp.2324–2336, (SCI Journal)

2008 Tyagi S. K., Wang S. W., Park S. R. and Sharma A., “Economic Considerations and Cost Effectiveness of the Heat Pumps and Solar Collectors for the Control of Visible Plume from Wet Cooling Towers in a Commercial Building”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, V12(8), pp.2194-2210, (SCI Journal)

2008 Wang S.W. and Xu X.H., “Effects of Alternative Control Strategies of Water-Evaporative Cooling Systems on Energy Efficiency and Plume Control: A Case Study”, Building and Environment, V43(11), pp.1973-1989, (SCI journal)

2007 Wang S.W, Xu Z. Y. Cao J.N. and Zhang J.P. “A Middleware for Web Service-enabled Integration and Interoperation of Intelligent Building Systems”, Automation in Construction, V16(1), pp112-121, (SCI journal)

2007 Yiu C.M. and Wang S.W., “A Multiple ARMAX Modeling Scheme for Forecasting of Air Conditioning System Performance”, Energy Conversion and Management, V48(8), pp. 2276-2285, (SCI journal)

2007 Xu X.H and Wang S.W. “An Adaptive Demand-controlled Ventilation Strategy with Zone Temperature Reset for Multi-zone Air-conditioning Systems”, Indoor and Built Environment, V16(5), pp.426-437, (SCI journal)

2007 Tyagi S.K., Wang S.W., Singhal M.K., Kaushik S.C. and Park S.R. “Exergy Analysis and Parametric Study of Concentrating Type Solar Collectors”, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, V46(12), pp.1304-1310, (SCI journal)

2007 Wu H.J., Wang S.W. and Zhu D.S., “Modelling and Evaluation of Cooling Capacity of Earth-Air-Pipe Systems”, Energy Conversion and Management, V48(5), pp. 1462-1471, (SCI journal)

2007 Wu H.J., Wang S.W. and Zhu D.S., “Effects of Impregnating Variables on Dynamic Sorption Characteristics and Storage Properties of Composite Sorbent for Solar Heat Storage”, Solar Energy, V81(7), pp.864-871, (SCI journal)

2007 Xu X.H. and Wang S.W., “Optimal Simplified Thermal Models of Building Envelope Based on Frequency Domain Regression Using Genetic Algorithm”, Energy and Buildings, V39(5), pp.525-536, (SCI journal)

2007 Wang S.W., Tyagi S.K., Sharma A. and Kaushik S.C., “Application of Solar Collectors to control Visible plume from Wet Cooling Towers of A commercial building in Hong Kong: A case Study”, Applied Thermal Engineering, V27(8-9), pp. 1394-1404, (SCI journal)

2007 Tyagi S.K., Wang S.W., Chen G.M., Wang Q., Chandra H. And Wu C., “Performance Investigations under Maximum Ecological and Maximum Economic Conditions of A Complex Brayton Cycle”, International Journal of Exergy, V4(1), pp.98-116, (SCI journal)

2007 Tyagi S.K., Wang S.W. and Ma Z.J., “Prediction, potential and Control of plume from wet Cooling Tower of commercial buildings in Hong Kong: A Case Study”, International Journal of Energy Research, V31(8), pp. 778-795, (SCI journal)

2006 Wang S.W. and Xu X.H. “Simplified Building Model for Transient Thermal Performance Estimation Using GA-Based Parameter Identification”, International Journal of Thermal Science, V45(4), pp.419-432, (SCI journal)

2006 Wang S.W and Xiao F. “Sensor Fault Detection and Diagnosis of Air-Handling Units Using Condition-Based Adaptive Statistical Method”, HVAC&R Research, V12(1), pp.127-150, (SCI journal)

2006 Wang S.W. and Xu X.H. “Parameter Estimation of Internal Thermal Mass of Building Dynamic Models Using Genetic Algorithm”, Energy Conversion and Management, V47 (13-14), pp. 1927-1941, (SCI journal)

2006 Chen Y.M., Hao X.L., Zhang G.Q. and Wang S.W. “Flow Meter Fault Isolation in Building Central Chilling Systems Using Wavelet Analysis”, Energy Conversion and Management, V47(13-14), Pp. 1700-1710, (SCI journal)

2006 Wang S.W. and Cui J.T. “A Robust Fault Detection and Diagnosis Strategy for Centrifugal Chillers”, HVAC&R Research, V12(3), pp.407-428, (SCI journal)

2006 Xiao F., Wang S.W. and Zhang J.P. “A Diagnostic Tool for Online Sensor Health Monitoring in Air-Conditioning Systems”, Automation in Construction, V15(4), pp. 489-503, (SCI journal)

2006 Zhu D.S., Wu H.J. and Wang S.W. “Experimental Study on Composite Silica Gel Supported CaCl2 Sorbent for Low Grade Heat Storage”, International Journal of Thermal Science, V45(8), pp. 804-813, (SCI journal)

2006 Tyagi S.K., Wang S.W. and Kaushik S.C., “Irreversible Modified Complex Brayton Cycle Under-maximum Economic Condition”, Indian Journal of Pure & Applied Physics V44 (8), pp. 592-601, (SCI journal)

2005 Wang S.W. and Qin J.Y. “Sensor Fault Detection and Validation of VAV Terminals in Air-conditioning Systems’, Energy Conversion and Management, V46(15-16), pp. 2482-2500, (SCI Journal)

2005 Chen YM and SW Wang, “A New Procedure for Calculating Periodic Response Factors Based on Frequency Domain Regression Method”, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, V44(4), pp.382-392, (SCI Journal)

2005 Wong J.K.W., Li H. and Wang S.W. “Intelligent Building Research: A Review”, Automation in Construction, V14(1), pp.143-159, (SCI Journal)

2005 Qin J.Y. and Wang S.W., “A Fault Detection and Diagnosis Strategy of VAV Air-Conditioning Systems for Improved Energy and Control Performances”, Energy and Buildings, V37(10), pp. 1035-1048,(SCI Journal)

2005 Wang S.W. and Cui J.T. “Sensor FDD and Estimation in Centrifugal Chiller Systems Using Principal Component Analysis Method”, Applied Energy,V82(3), pp. 197-213, (SCI Journal)

2005 Cui J.T. and Wang S.W. “A Model-Based Online Fault Detection and Diagnosis Strategy for Centrifugal Chiller Systems”, International Journal of Thermal Science,V44(10), pp. 986-999, (SCI Journal)

2005 Wong J.K.W., Li H. and Wang S.W. “Intelligent Building Research: A Review”, Automation in Construction, V14(1), pp.143-159, (SCI Journal)

2004 Wang S.W. and Xiao F. “AHU Sensor Fault Diagnosis Using Principal Component Analysis Method”, Energy and Buildings, V36(2), pp.147-160, 2004, (SCI Journal)

2004 Wang S.W. and Xu X.H. “Optimal and Robust Control of Outdoor Ventilation Airflow Rate for Improving Energy Efficiency and IAQ”, Building and Environment, V39(7), pp. 763-773, (SCI Journal)

2004 Wang S.W. and Chen Y.M. “Sensor Validation and Reconstruction for Building Central Chilling Systems Based on Principal Component Analysis”, Energy Conversion and Management, V45(5), pp. 673-695, (SCI Journal)

2004 Wang S.W. and Chen Y.M. “Response to Comments on Calculation of wall conduction transfer coefficients by regression in the frequency domain”, Building and Environment, V39(5), pp. 591-593, (SCI Journal)

2004 Wang S.W. and Zhu D.S. “Adsorption Heat Pump Using An Innovative Coupling Refrigeration Cycle”, Adsorption, V10(1), pp.47-55, 2004, (SCI Journal)

2004 Wang S.W. and Jiang Z.M. “Valve Fault Detection and Diagnosis Based on CMAC Neural Networks”, Energy and Buildings, V36(6), pp.599-610, (SCI Journal)

2004 Xu X.H., Wang S.W. and Shi W.Z. “A Robust Sequencing Control Strategy for Air-Handling Units”, Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, V25(2), pp. 141-158

2004 Wang S.W., Xu Z.Y., Li H. Hong J. and Shi W. Z. “Investigation on Intelligent Building Standard Communication Protocols and Application of IT Technologies, Automation in Construction, V13(5), pp. 607-619, (SCI Journal)

2004 Yang R.Y., Cao Y., Li H., Wang S.W. and Shen Q.P. “Automatic acquisition of rules for 3D reconstruction of construction components” Automation in Construction, V13(5), pp. 545-553, (SCI Journal)

2004 Wang S.W. and Xiao F., “Detection and Diagnosis of AHU Sensor Faults Using Principal Component Analysis Method”, Energy Conversion and Management, V45(17), Pages 2667-2686, (SCI Journal)

2004 He L. Zhu D.S. Fan Z.L. and Wang S.W. “Heat Transfer Augmentation for The Flow of Highly Viscous Fluids in Tubes Using Cross Trapezoid Wave Tape Inserts”, Journal of Enhanced Heat Transfer, V11(4), pp.371-377 , (SCI Journal)

2004 Cui J.T. and Wang S.W. “Application of CFD in evaluation and energy-efficient design of air curtains for horizontal refrigerated display cases”, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, V43(10), Pages 993-1002, (SCI Journal)

2003 Wang S.W. and Chen Y.M. “Transient Heat Flow Calculation for Multilayer Constructions Using Frequency-Domain Regression Method”, Building and Environment, V38(1), pp. 45-61, (SCI Journal)

2003 Wang S.W. and Zhu D.S. “Application of CFD in Retrofitting Air-Conditioning Systems in Industrial Buildings”, Energy and Buildings, V35, pp.893-902, 2003, (SCI Journal)

2003 Jiang Z.M., Wang S.W. and Lin T.Q. “Variable Structure Control of Electrohydraulic Servo Systems Using Fuzzy CMAC Neural Network”, Transactions of The Institute of Measurement and Control, V25 (3), pp. 185-201, (SCI Journal)

2003 Jiang Z.M. and Wang S.W. “A General Learning Scheme for CMAC-based Controller”, Neural Processing Letters, V18(2), pp. 125-138, (SCI Journal)

2003 Chen Y.M., Wang S.W. and Zuo Z. “An Approach to Calculate Transient Heat Flow through Multiplayer Spherical Structures, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, V42 (2), pp. 805-812, 2003, (SCI Journal)

2003 Chen Y.M., Wang S.W. and Zuo Z. “A procedure for calculating transient thermal load through multilayer cylindrical structures”, Applied Thermal Engineering, V23 (16), pp.2133-2145, (SCI Journal)

2003 Xiao F. and Wang S.W. “Commissioning of AHU Sensors Using Principal Component Analysis Method”, Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, V24(3), pp.179-189, 2003

2002 Wang S.W. and Xu X.H. “A Robust Control Strategy of Combined DCV and Economizer Control for Air-conditioning Systems”, Energy Conversion and management, V43 (18), pp. 2569-2588, (SCI Journal)

2002 Wang SW. and Zhu DS “A Novel Type of Coupling Cycle for Adsorption Heat Pumps”, Applied Thermal Engineering, V22(9), pp. 1083-1088, (SCI Journal)

2002 Wang S.W. and Xie J.L. “Integrating Building Management System and Facility Management on Internet”, Automation in Construction, V11(6), pp. 707-715, (SCI Journal)

2002 Wang JB, Wang SW and Burnett J. “An Integrated Robust Strategy for Diagnosing Sensor Faults in Building Chilling Systems”, HVAC&R Research, 8(2), pp. 159-178, (SCI Journal)

2002 Wang S.W. and Chen Y.M. “Fault-Tolerant Control for Outdoor Air Flow in Buildings Based on Neural-Network”, Building and Environment,V37(7), pp. 691-704, (SCI Journal)

2002 Wang S.W. and Chen Y.M. “A Simple Procedure for calculating thermal response factors and conduction transfer functions of multiplayer walls”, Applied Thermal Engineering, V22(3), pp333-338, (SCI Journal)

2002 Wang S.W. and Wang J.B. “Automatic Sensor Evaluation in BMS Commissioning of Building Refrigeration Systems “, Automation in Construction, V11(1), pp59-73, (SCI Journal)

2002 Wang S.W. and Wang J.B. “Robust Sensor Fault Diagnosis and Validation in HVAC Systems”, Transactions of The Institute of Measurement and Control, V24(3), pp231-262, (SCI Journal)

2002 Zhu D.S. and Wang SW. “Experimental Investigation of Contact Resistance in Adsorber of Solar Adsorption Refrigeration”, Solar Energy, V73(3), pp.177-185, (SCI Journal)

2001 Chen Y.M. and Wang S.W. “Frequency Domain Regression Method for Estimating CTF Model of Building Multilayer Constructions”, Applied Mathematical Modelling, V25(7) pp 579-592, (SCI Journal)

2001 Chen Y.M and Wang S.W. “Transfer Function Model and Frequency Domain Validation of Moisture Sorption in Air-conditioned Buildings”, Building and Environment, V36(5) pp 579-588, (SCI Journal)

2001 Wang S.W., Wang J.B. and Burnett J. “Validating BMS Sensors for Chiller Condition Monitoring”, Transactions of The Institute of Measurement and Control, V23(4), pp.201-225, (SCI Journal)

2001 Wang S.W. and Chen Y.M. “A Novel and Simple Building Load Calculation Model for Building and System Dynamic Simulation”, Applied Thermal Engineering, V21 (6), pp. 683-702, (SCI Journal)

2001 Wang S.W. and Zheng Ling “Dynamic and Real-time Simulation of BMS and Air-conditioning System as A ‘Living’ Environment for Learning/Training”, Automation in Construction, V10(4), pp.487-505, (SCI Journal)

2001 Wang S.W. and Burnett J. “Online Adaptive Control for Optimizing Variable-Speed Pumps of Indirect Water-cooled Chilling Systems”, Applied Thermal Engineering, 21(11), pp 1083-1103, (SCI Journal)