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Behaviour and energy demand

Chen, J., Wang, X., Steemers, K., 2013, ‘A statistical analysis of a residential energy consumption survey study in Hangzhou, China’, Energy and Buildings, 66, Nov., 193-202.

Cheng, V., Steemers, K., 2011, ‘Modelling domestic energy consumption at district scale: A tool to support national and local energy policies’, Environmental Modelling and Software, Elsevier, Volume 26, Issue 10, October 2011, pages 1186–1198, doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2011.04.005.

Yun, G.Y., Steemers, K., 2011, ‘Behavioural, physical and socio-economic factors in household cooling energy consumption’, Applied Energy, vol. 88, issue 6, pages 2191-2200,  doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2011.01.010.

Yun, G.Y., Steemers, K., 2010, Night-time naturally ventilated offices: Statistical simulations of window-use patterns from field monitoring. Solar Energy, 84(7), 1216-1231. doi:10.1016/j.solener.2010.03.029

Chen, J., Steemers, K., 2010, ‘A Pilot Investigation of Occupant Behavior and Energy Demand for the Domestic Sector in China compared to the UK’, Proceedings of the 1st China-UK Forum on Low Carbon Cities and Architecture (LCCA), December, Harbin Institute of Technology.

Steemers, K., Yun, G.Y., 2009, 'Household energy consumption: a study of the role of occupants', Building Research and Information, 38(1), pp. 625 – 637.

Yun, G.Y., Tuohy, P., Steemers K., 2009, ‘Thermal performance of naturally ventilated buildings using a combined algorithm of probabilistic occupant behaviour and deterministic heat and mass balance models’, Energy and Buildings, 41(5), pp. 489-499