Dr. Hui Shen

Dr. Hui Shen

Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Editorial Board Member

Dr. Hui Shen is currently an assistant professor at Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Kingsville, USA. She has also served as a Post-doctoral research Fellow at Purdue University. She received her Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering (Architectural Engineering) from the Purdue University. Her research at the Purdue University includes: building energy, daylighting simulation, dynamic façades, shading control, and hvac modeling. She has been working in the field of energy-efficient buildings, sustainability and human comfort for more than seven years. She has published more than ten papers in reputed international journals. Read more ...

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Research Interests

  • Energy efficiency and sustainable building design
  • Building energy modeling and simulation
  • Integration of green and renewable technologies
  • Indoor environment and comfort
  • Design and control of thermal systems (HVAC)

Selected Publications

Comparative control strategies for roller shades with respect to daylighting and energy performance

Journal: Building and Environment

Published: 2013 | External link

Sensitivity analysis on daylighting and energy performance of perimeter offices with automated shading

Journal: Building and Environment

Published: 2013 | External link

Daylighting and energy analysis of private offices with automated interior roller shades

Journal: Solar Energy

Published: 2012 | External link

The effect of reflective coatings on building surface temperatures, indoor environment and energy consumption—An experimental study

Journal: Energy and Buildings

Published: 2011 | External link