Department of

Architectural Engineering


Publications - Miscellaneous

  • Journals

    1. Bahnfleth W. and C. Pedersen. 1990. A three-dimensional numerical study of slab-on-grade heat transfer. ASHRAE Transactions 96(2): 61-72.
    2. Jeong, J.-W., S. Mumma and W. Bahnfleth. 2003. Energy conservation benefits of a dedicated outdoor air system with parallel sensible cooling by ceiling radiant panels. ASHRAE Transactions 109(2):627-636.
    3. Yoon, Y-J, M. Moeck, R. Mistrick, and W. Bahnfleth. Optimal daylight factor for energy-efficient toplighting system. Submitted to ASHRAE Transactions.
    4. Yoon, Y-J, M. Moeck, R. Mistrick, and W. Bahnfleth. How much energy do different toplighting strategies save? Submitted to ASCE Journal of Architectural Engineering.


    1. Bahnfleth, W., M. Chen and D. Moslemian. 1983. A mass transfer analog for the study of low Prandtl number heat transfer. Proceedings of the 21st National ASME/AIChE Heat Transfer Conference. Paper 83-HT-88, 8 pages.
    2. Bahnfleth, W. and C. Pedersen. 1989. Three-dimensional modelling of slab-on-grade heat transfer. Proceedings of Building Simulation '89 pp. 133-138.
    3. Bahnfleth, W., C. Cogil and G. Yuill. 1998. Three-dimensional modeling of conditioned and unconditioned basement thermal performance. Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Buildings VII pp. 501-522.

    Magazine Articles

    1. Hurley, B. and W. Bahnfleth. 1997. Listen to the wall--AE students volunteer expertise. Penn State Engineering 13(2): 10-1.
    2. Bahnfleth, W. 2003. HVAC education: you are what you teach. HPAC Engineering 75(9): 2-3.

    Books or Parts of Books

    1. Bahnfleth, W. 1996. "Chapter 13-Plumbing System Design." In Residential Building Design and Construction, by J. Willenbrock, H. Manbeck and M. Suchar. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice‑Hall. Pages. 390-424. (Edited and revised.)
    2. Bourdouxhe, J., M. Grodent and J. Lebrun. 1999. HVAC1KIT - a toolkit for primary hvac system energy calculation. Atlanta, GA:ASHRAE. 694 pages. (Edited with G. K. Yuill)