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Advisory Committee

  • Karim Amrane, Vice President, Regulatory & Research, Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute, USA
  • Andreas Athienitis, Scientific Director, Professor and Concordia Research Chair Tier I, NSERC Solar Buildings Research Network, Dept. of Building Civil and Enviromental Engineering, Canada
  • Van Baxter, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
  • Stefan Bertsch, Head of Institute for Energy Systems, Interstate University of Applied Sciences Buchs, Switzerland 
  • Sergio Bobbo, CNR, Instituo per le Tecnologie della Costruzione, Italy
  • Didier Coulomb, Director, International Institute of Refrigeration, France
  • Gene Fields, Vice President of Global Engineering, Tecumseh Products, USA
  • Mitsuhiro Fukuta, Dr. Eng. Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Shizuoka University, Japan
  • Zhaolin Gu, Professor & Executive Dean, School of Human Settlements and Civil Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, P.R. of China
  • Carlos Infante Ferreira, Faculty of Mechanical, Maritime, & Materials Engineering, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands 
  • Noriaki Ishii, Professor and Head of Fundamental Mechatronics Research Institute, Osaka Electtro- Communications University 
  • Glenn Hourahan, Vice President, Research & Technology, Air-Conditioning Contractors of America, USA
  • Ji-Hwan Jeong, Professor, Pusan National University
  • Rodolfo Cereghino Lagreze, Research and Innovation Director, Embraco S.A., Brazil
  • Cesar Deschamps, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
  • Stephen B. Memory, Director, Thermal & Mechanical Technology, A.O. Smith Corporate Technology Center, USA
  • William E. Murphy, Director, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Extended Campus Programs -  Paducah University of Kentucky, USA
  • Bredan Owens, Vice President, Lead Technical Development, U.S. Green Building Research Program, USA
  • Andrew Pearson, Managing Director, Star Refrigeration Ltd., Scotland
  • Gordon Powell, Trane, Compressor Center of Excellence, USA
  • Gilles Pradel, Vice President Global CC R&D, Danfoss Commercial Compressors Division, France
  • Joaquim Rigola, Associate Professor, Heat and Mass Transfer Technological Center, Technical University of Catalonia, Spain
  • Bob Turney, Engineering Fellow and Team Lead, Technology and Advanced Development Building Efficiency, Johnson Controls Inc., USA
  • Michael Vaughn, Manager of Research and Technical Services, ASHRAE, USA
  • Ruzhu Wang, Director, Engineering Research Center for Solar Energy, MOE China, Shanghai Jiaotong University, P.R. of China
  • Simon Wang, Vice President- Research, Emerson Climate Technologies, USA
  • Jun Yang, Department Manager of Product Development, R&D Center Shanghai Hitachi Electrical Appliances Co., Ltd., P.R. of China