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1. Net-Zero and Beyond! Design and Performance of NIST‰s Net-Zero Energy Residential Test Facility
Published: 5/15/2015
Authors: Arthur Hunter Fanney, William V Payne, Tania Ullah, Lisa C Ng, Matthew T Boyd, Farhad Omar, Mark W. (Mark W.) Davis, Harrison M Skye, Brian P Dougherty, Brian J Polidoro, William M Healy, Joshua D Kneifel, Betsy Pettit
Abstract: A Net-Zero Energy Residential Test Facility has been constructed at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Gaithersburg, Maryland. The facility is being used to demonstrate that a home similar in size, aesthetics, and amenities to thos ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916099

2. Design Challenges of the NIST Net Zero Energy Residential Test Facility
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1847
Published: 3/26/2015
Authors: Betsy Pettit, Cathy Gates, Arthur Hunter Fanney, William M Healy
Abstract: Homeowners and builders have increasingly strived to build low energy use and environmentally friendly homes. As materials and equipment have improved, energy reduction as a goal has increasingly been replaced with the goal of net-zero energy use. ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916412

3. Research and Development Opportunities for the NIST Net Zero Energy Residential Test Facility
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1869
Published: 3/26/2015
Authors: Paul D Domich, Betsy Pettit, Arthur Hunter Fanney, William M Healy
Abstract: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) through American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) funding built the Net Zero Residential Test Facility (NZERTF) as a NIST laboratory in the form of a typical residence to measu ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917459

4. Energy Performance Sensitivity of a Net-Zero Energy Home to Design and Use Specifications
Published: 2/2/2015
Authors: Joshua D Kneifel, William M Healy, James J Filliben, Matthew T Boyd
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916154

5. The Effect of Piping Heat Losses on the Efficiency of Solar Thermal Water Heating in a Net-Zero Energy Home
Published: 1/28/2015
Authors: Tania Ullah, William M Healy
Abstract: This study evaluates the thermal performance of an dual-tank domestic hot water (DHW) system designed for a net-zero home at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg Maryland campus. Hot water demand for a virtual family of fo ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916397

6. Monitoring Techniques for the Net-Zero Energy Residential Test Facility
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1854
Published: 12/31/2014
Authors: Mark W. (Mark W.) Davis, William M Healy, Matthew T Boyd, Lisa C Ng, William V Payne, Harrison M Skye, Tania Ullah
Abstract: NIST has constructed a Net-Zero Energy Residential Test Facility that will be used as a testbed for investigating the measurement science related to systems, components, and operations that will lead to homes that generate as much energy over a cours ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917208

7. Power Supply Issues for Wireless Sensor Networks: A Review
Published: 3/1/2014
Authors: Wenqi Guo, William M Healy, Mengchu Zhou
Abstract: Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) have enabled numerous embedded wireless applications in different areas such as military/battlefield, environmental monitoring, and intelligent building systems. They consist of a large number of nodes that need to ope ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911922

8. Experimental Study of the Thermal Impacts on Wireless Sensor Batteries
Published: 4/10/2013
Authors: Wenqi Guo, William M Healy, Mengchu Zhou
Abstract: Wireless sensor networks are being considered for application within buildings to control various equipment in different working environments. As wireless sensors are powered by commercially available batteries, battery performance will directly affe ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913358

9. Impacts of 2.4 GHz ISM Band Interference on IEEE 802.15.4 Wireless Sensor Network Reliability in Buildings
Published: 9/9/2012
Authors: Wenqi Guo, William M Healy, Mengchu Zhou
Abstract: With the recent emergence of standards, wireless solutions are ready to be deployed in building automation networks. IEEE 802.15.4 is a standard for short range wireless networks. Its major applications fields are home and building automation, as wel ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=906735

10. Battery Discharge Characteristics of Wireless Sensors in Building Applications
Published: 4/11/2012
Authors: Wenqi Guo, William M Healy, Mengchu Zhou
Abstract: Sensor nodes in wireless networks often use batteries as their source of energy, but replacing or recharging exhausted batteries in a deployed network can be difficult and costly. Therefore, prolonging battery life becomes a principal objective ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910723



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