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Walter Buhl

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1 Cyclotron Road MS 90R3147
Berkeley CA 94720
Office Location: 90-3145B
(510) 486-4912

Fred Buhl is a Senior Scientific Engineering Associate and veteran building simulation program developer with over 30 years of experience in developing simulation models for commercial building HVAC systems. He is a co-author of DOE-2 and EnergyPlus, making significant contributions to the simulation of HVAC systems in each program. He led the Simulation Research Group for three years and acted as PI for the DOE-funded project to develop EnergyPlus. He is a co-awardee of the R&D 100 award for his work on the development of EnergyPlus.

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Wang, Liping, Philip Haves, and Walter F. Buhl. "An Improved Simple Chilled Water Cooling Coil Model ." In SimBuild 2012 IBPSA Conference., 2012. Download: PDF (1006.14 KB)





Crawley, Drury B., Linda K. Lawrie, Curtis O. Pedersen, Frederick C. Winkelmann, Michael J. Witte, Richard K. Strand, Richard J. Liesen, Walter F. Buhl, Yu Joe Huang, Robert H. Henninger et al. EnergyPlus: An Update In SimBuild 2004, Building Sustainability and Performance Through Simulation. Boulder, Colorado, USA, 2004.