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1. Benefits and Costs of Energy Standard Adoption in New Commercial Buildings: State-by-State Summaries
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1165
Topic: Sustainability
Published: 9/30/2013
Author: Joshua D Kneifel
Abstract: Energy efficiency requirements in current commercial building energy codes vary across states. Energy standards that are currently adopted by states range from ASHRAE 90.1 1999 to ASHRAE 90.1 2007. Some states do not have a code requirement for ene ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914711

2. Building Industry Reporting and Design for Sustainability (BIRDS) Technical Manual and User Guide
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1814
Topic: Sustainability
Published: 9/30/2013
Authors: Barbara C. Lippiatt, Joshua D Kneifel, Priya D Lavappa, Sangwon Suh, Anne Landfield Greig
Abstract: Building stakeholders need practical metrics, data, and tools to support decisions related to sustainable building designs, technologies, standards, and codes. The Engineering Laboratory of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914484

3. Energy Performance of the NIST Net Zero Energy Residential Test Facility relative to a Maryland Code- Compliant Design
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1166
Topic: Sustainability
Published: 9/30/2013
Author: Joshua D Kneifel
Abstract: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) received funding through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to construct a Net Zero Energy Residential Test Facility (NZERTF). The initial goal of the NZERTF is to demonstra ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914536

4. Benefits and Costs of Energy Standard Adoption in New Commercial Buildings: National Summary
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1161
Topic: Sustainability
Published: 6/10/2013
Author: Joshua D Kneifel
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913620

5. Benefits and Costs of Energy Standard Adoption in New Commercial Buildings: West Census Region
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1148-4
Topic: Sustainability
Published: 3/5/2013
Author: Joshua D Kneifel
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913157

6. Benefits and Costs of Energy Standard Adoption in New Commercial Buildings
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1147
Topic: Sustainability
Published: 2/6/2013
Author: Joshua D Kneifel
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912419

7. A Dual Mode Evolutionary Algorithm Approach for Designing Optimized Finned-Tube Heat Exchangers
Topic: Sustainability
Published: 9/27/2012
Authors: David A Yashar, Piotr A Domanski, Janusz Wojusiak, Kenneth Kaufman
Abstract: The efficiency of a vapor compression system is strongly influenced by the performance of the finned-tube heat exchangers it employs. Heat exchanger performance is strongly influenced by the refrigerant circuitry, i.e., the connection sequence of th ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907663

8. Sealed Gravitational Capillary Viscometry of Dimethyl Ether and Two Next-Generation Refrigerants
Series: Journal of Research (NIST JRES)
Report Number: 117.014
Topic: Sustainability
Published: 9/26/2012
Authors: Dylan S. Cousins, Arno R Laesecke
Abstract: The viscosity of dimethyl ether (DME, C2H6O) and of the fluorinated propene isomers 2,3,3,3- tetrafluoroprop-1-ene (R1234yf, C3H2F4) and trans-1,3,3,3-tetrafluoropropene (R1234ze(E)) was measured in a combined temperature range from 242 K to 350 K ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911495

9. Density and Speed of Sound Measurements of Four Bio-derived Fuels
Topic: Sustainability
Published: 9/13/2012
Authors: Stephanie L Outcalt, Tara J Fortin
Abstract: Compressed-liquid densities and ambient pressure densities and speeds of sound of four biomass-derived fuels have been measured. The compressed-liquid measurements were made from 270 K to 470 K, and 0.5 MPa to 50 MPa. The ambient pressure measureme ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911572

10. Saturation molalities and standard molar enthalpies of solution of alpha-D-xylose(cr) in H2O(l); Standard molar enthalpies of solution of 1,4-beta-D-xylobiose(am), and 1,4-beta-D-xylotriose(am) in H2O(l)
Topic: Sustainability
Published: 5/14/2012
Authors: Robert Nathan Goldberg, Brian E Lang, Bruce Coxon, Stephen R. Decker
Abstract: The saturation molality of alpha-D-xylose(cr) in water was measured by using HPLC and is m(sat) = (8.43 ± 0.42) mol∙kg-1 at the temperature T = 298.15 K. It was also established that the anhydrous form of alpha-D-xylose(cr) is the crystalline ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908256



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