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Somayeh Asadi

Associate Professor and Graduate Programs Officer

Affiliation(s):

  • Architectural Engineering
  • Larson Transportation Institute

213 Engineering Unit A

sxa51@psu.edu

814-865-3013

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Research Areas:

Building Construction

 
 

 

Education

  • BS, Civil Engineering, Semnan University, 2004
  • MS, Industrial Management, Shiraz University, 2008
  • M.Eng, Engineering Science, Louisiana State University, 2011
  • Ph D, Engineering Science, Louisiana State University, 2012

Publications

Books

  • Somayeh Asadi and Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, 2020, Food-Energy-Water Nexus Resilience and Sustainable Development, Springer International Publishing

Journal Articles

  • Taghia, Seiyed Ali Haj Seiyed, Hamid Reza Darvishvand, Somayeh Asadi and Mohammad Pourhasan, 2020, "A comparative study on the implementation of carbon and glass fibers wrappings to improve the compressive strength and seismic behavior of concrete", Asian Journal of Civil Engineering, 21, (8), pp. 1389--1398
  • Mahsa Safari and Somayeh Asadi, 2020, "A screening method for lowering customer acquisition cost in small commercial building energy efficiency projects", Energy Efficiency, 13, (8), pp. 1665--1676
  • Modeste Kameni Nematchoua, Somayeh Asadi and Sigrid Reiter, 2020, "Influence of energy mix on the life cycle of an eco-neighborhood, a case study of 150 countries", Renewable Energy, 162, pp. 81--97
  • Mohammadreza Daneshvar, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Kazem Zare, Somayeh Asadi and Amjad Anvari-Moghaddam, 2020, "A novel operational model for interconnected microgrids participation in transactive energy market: A hybrid IGDT/stochastic approach", IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
  • Morteza Nazari-heris, Farkhondeh Jabari, Behnam Mohammadi-ivatloo, Somayeh Asadi and Mahmoud Habibnezhad, 2020, "An updated review on multi-carrier energy systems with electricity, gas, and water energy sources", Journal of Cleaner Production, pp. 123136
  • Sina Memarian, Behrouz Mohammad Kari, Somayeh Asadi and Rima Fayaz, 2020, "Building Envelope Thermal Mass and Its Effect on Spring and the Autumn Seasonal Transition Period", Journal of Architectural Engineering, 26, (2), pp. 04020003
  • Mohammadreza Daneshvar, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Somayeh Asadi, Amjad Anvari-Moghaddam, Mohammad Rasouli, Mehdi Abapour and Gevork B Gharehpetian, 2020, "Chance-constrained models for transactive energy management of interconnected microgrid clusters", Journal of Cleaner Production, 271, pp. 122177
  • Moloud Abdar, Mohammad Ehsan Basiri, Junjun Yin, Mahmoud Habibnezhad, Guangqing Chi, Shahla Nemati and Somayeh Asadi, 2020, "Energy choices in Alaska: Mining people's perception and attitudes from geotagged tweets", Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 124, pp. 109781
  • Mohammad Amin Mirzaei, Morteza Nazari-Heris, Kazem Zare, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Mousa Marzband, Somayeh Asadi and Amjad Anvari-Moghaddam, 2020, "Evaluating the impact of multi-carrier energy storage systems in optimal operation of integrated electricity, gas and district heating networks", Applied Thermal Engineering, 176, pp. 115413
  • Morteza-Nazari Heris, Mohammad Amin Mirzaei, Somayeh Asadi, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Kazem Zare, Houtan Jebelli and Mousa Marzband, 2020, "Evaluation of hydrogen storage technology in risk-constrained stochastic scheduling of multi-carrier energy systems considering power, gas and heating network constraints", International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 45, (55), pp. 30129--30141
  • Milad Sadat-Mohammadi, Morteza Nazari-Heris, Ehsan Nazerfard, Mehrdad Abedi, Somayeh Asadi and Houtan Jebelli, 2020, "Intelligent approach for residential load scheduling", IET Generation, Transmission \& Distribution, 14, (21), pp. 4738--4745
  • Reza Foroughi, Somayeh Asadi and Soha Khazaeli, 2020, "New Approach in Designing a Kinetic Window Shading Using Optimization Methods", Journal of Architectural Engineering, 26, (3), pp. 04020023
  • Morteza Nazari-Heris, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo and Somayeh Asadi, 2020, "Optimal operation of multi-carrier energy networks with gas, power, heating, and water energy sources considering different energy storage technologies", Journal of Energy Storage, 31, pp. 101574
  • Milad Sadat-Mohammadi, Somayeh Asadi, Mahmoud Habibnezhad and Houtan Jebelli, 2020, "Robust scheduling of multi-chiller system with chilled-water storage under hourly electricity pricing", Energy and Buildings, 218, pp. 110058
  • Farkhondeh Jabari, Somayeh Asadi, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Soamyeh Asadi and Mehdi Abapour, 2020, "Toward energy-efficient microgrids under summer peak electrical demand integrating solar dish Stirling heat engine and diesel unit", Journal of Energy Management and Technology, 4, (3), pp. 23--29
  • Mohammadreza Daneshvar, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Kazem Zare and Somayeh Asadi, 2020, "Transactive energy management for optimal scheduling of interconnected microgrids with hydrogen energy storage", International Journal of Hydrogen Energy
  • Farkhondeh Jabari, Morteza Nazari-heris, Behnam Mohammadi-ivatloo, Somayeh Asadi and Mehdi Abapour, 2020, "A solar dish Stirling engine combined humidification-dehumidification desalination cycle for cleaner production of cool, pure water, and power in hot and humid regions", Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments, 37, pp. 100642
  • Modeste Kameni Nematchoua, Somayeh Asadi and Sigrid Reiter, 2020, "A study of life cycle assessment in two old neighbourhoods in Belgium", Sustainable Cities and Society, 52, pp. 101744
  • Somayeh Asadi, Morteza Nazari-Heris, Sajad Rezaei Nasab, Hossein Torabi and Melika Sharifironizi, 2020, "An Updated Review on Net-Zero Energy and Water Buildings: Design and Operation", Food-Energy-Water Nexus Resilience and Sustainable Development, pp. 267--290
  • Mohammadreza Daneshvar, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Mehdi Abapour, Somayeh Asadi and Rashed Khanjani, 2020, "Distributionally Robust Chance-Constrained Transactive Energy Framework for Coupled Electrical and Gas Microgrids", IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 68, (1), pp. 347--357
  • Morteza Nazari-Heris, Mohammad Amin Mirzaei, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Mousa Marzband and Somayeh Asadi, 2020, "Economic-environmental effect of power to gas technology in coupled electricity and gas systems with price-responsive shiftable loads", Journal of Cleaner Production, 244, pp. 118769
  • Mohammadreza Daneshvar, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Mehdi Abapour and Somayeh Asadi, 2020, "Energy Exchange Control in Multiple Microgrids with Transactive Energy Management", Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, 8, (4), pp. 719--726
  • Mahmoud Habibnezhad, Jay Puckett, Houtan Jebelli, Ali Karji, Mohammad Sadra Fardhosseini and Somayeh Asadi, 2020, "Neurophysiological testing for assessing construction workers' task performance at virtual height", Automation in Construction, 113, pp. 103143
  • Farkhondeh Jabari, Khezr Sanjani and Somayeh Asadi, 2020, "Optimal Capacitor Placement in Distribution Systems Using a Backward-Forward Sweep Based Load", Optimization of Power System Problems: Methods, Algorithms and MATLAB Codes, 262, pp. 63
  • Morteza Nazari-Heris, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo and Somayeh Asadi, 2020, "Optimal operation of multi-carrier energy networks considering uncertain parameters and thermal energy storage", Sustainability, 12, (12), pp. 5158
  • Mohammadreza Daneshvar, Behnam Mohammadi-ivatloo, Somayeh Asadi and Sadjad Galvani, 2020, "Short term optimal hydro-thermal scheduling of the transmission system equipped with pumped storage in the competitive environment", Majlesi Journal of Electrical Engineering, 14, (1), pp. 77--84
  • Mohammadreza Daneshvar, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Kazem Zare and Somayeh Asadi, 2020, "Two-stage stochastic programming model for optimal scheduling of the wind-thermal-hydropower-pumped storage system considering the flexibility assessment", Energy, 193, pp. 116657
  • Modeste Kameni Nematchoua, Somayeh Asadi and Sigrid Reiter, 2020, "A study of life cycle assessment in two old neighbourhoods in Belgium", Sustainable cities and Society, 52, pp. 12
  • Somayeh Asadi, Ehsan Mostavi, Djamel Boussaa and Madhavi Indaganti, 2019, "Building energy model calibration using automated optimization-based algorithm", Energy and Buildings, 198, pp. 106-114
  • Mohammadreza Daneshvar, Mehdi Abapour, Behnam Mohammadi-ivatloo and Somayeh Asadi, 2019, "Impact of Optimal DG Placement and Sizing on Power Reliability and Voltage Profile of Radial Distribution Networks", Majlesi Journal of Electrical Engineering, 13, (2)
  • Saratu Terreno, Somayeh Asadi and Chimay Anumba, 2019, "An Exploration of Synergies between Lean Concepts and BIM in FM: A Review and Directions for Future Research", Buildings, 9(6), (147), pp. 28
  • Seyed Arash Rafiei, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Somayeh Asadi, Saeedreza Goldani and Hamid Falaghi, 2019, "Bi-level model for generation expansion planning with contract pricing of renewable energy in the presence of energy storage", IET Renewable Power Generation, 13, (9), pp. 1544-1553
  • Ebrahim Karan and Somayeh Asadi, 2019, "Intelligent Designer: a computational approach to automate window design process for buildings", Automation in Construction, 102, pp. 160-169
  • Morteza Nazari-Heris, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Somayeh Asadi and Zong Woo Geem, 2019, "Large-Scale Combined Heat and Power Economic Dispatch Using a Novel Multi-Player Harmony Search Method", Journal of Applied Thermal Engineering, 154, pp. 493-504
  • Ehsan Mostavi, Somayeh Asadi and Djamel Boussaa, 2019, "A framework for developing multi-objective optimization tool in design of high performance buildings", ASCE journal of Architectural Engineering, 25, (4), pp. 17
  • Modeste Kameni Nematchoua, Andrianaharison Yvon, Omer Kalameu, Somayeh Asadi, Ruchi Choudhary and Sigrid Reiter, 2019, "Impact of climate change on demands for heating and cooling energy in hospitals: An in-depth case study of six islands located in the Indian Ocean region", Sustainable Cities and Society, 44, pp. 629-645
  • Modeste Kameni Nematchoua, Paola Ricciardi, Jose A. Orosa, Somayeh Asadi and Ruchi Choudhary, 2019, "Influence of indoor environmental quality on the self-estimated performance of office workers in the tropical wet and hot climate of Cameroon", Journal of Building Engineering, 21, pp. 141-148
  • Mohammad Jadid-Bonab, Amirhossein Dolatabadi, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Mehdi Abapour and Somayeh Asadi, 2019, "Risk-constrained Energy Management of PV Integrated Smart Energy Hub in the Presence of Demand Response Program and Compressed Air Energy Storage", IET Renewable Power Generation, 13, (6), pp. 998-1008
  • Ehsan Mostavi, Somayeh Asadi and Djamel Boussaa, 2018, "Development of a new methodology to optimize building life cycle cost, environmental impacts, and occupant satisfaction", Energy, 121, pp. 606-615
  • Morteza Nazari-Heris, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Somayeh Asadi, Jin-Hong Kim and Zong Woo Geem, 2018, "Harmony search algorithm for energy system applications: an updated review and analysis", Journal of Experimental \& Theoretical Artificial Intelligence, 0, (0), pp. 1-27
  • Ebrahim Karan and Somayeh Asadi, 2018, "Quantitative modeling of interconnections associated with sustainable food, energy and water (FEW) systems", Journal of Cleaner Production, 200, pp. 86 - 99
  • Sina Memarian, Behrouz Mohammad Kari, Rima Fayaz and Somayeh Asadi, 2018, "Single and combined phase change materials: Their effect on seasonal transition period", Energy and Buildings, 169, pp. 453 - 472
  • Ali Zehtabchi, Seyed Amir Hossein Hashemi and Somayeh Asadi, 2018, "Predicting the strength of polymer-modified thin-layer asphalt with fuzzy logic", Construction and Building Materials, 169, pp. 826 - 834
  • Ehsan Mostavi, Somayeh Asadi and Djamel Boussaa, 2018, "Framework for Energy-Efficient Building Envelope Design Optimization Tool", Journal of Architectural Engineering, 24, (2), pp. 04018008/1-04018008/13
  • Morteza Nazari-Heris, Amir Fakhim Babaei, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo and Somayeh Asadi, 2018, "Improved harmony search algorithm for the solution of non-linear non-convex short-term hydrothermal scheduling", Energy, 151, pp. 226 - 237
  • Ebrahim Karan, Somayeh Asadi, Rabi Mohtar and Mahad Baawain, 2018, "Towards the optimization of sustainable food-energy-water systems: A stochastic approach", Journal of Cleaner Production, 171, pp. 662 - 674
  • Morteza Nazari-Heris, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo and Somayeh Asadi, 2018, "Robust stochastic optimal short-term generation scheduling of hydrothermal systems in deregulated environment", Journal of Energy Systems, 2, (4), pp. 168-179
  • Farnaz Sohrabi, Morteza Nazari-Heris, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo and Somayeh Asadi, 2018, "Optimal Chiller Loading for Saving Energy by Exchange Market Algorithm", Journal of Energy and Buildings, 169, pp. 245-253
  • Ata Allah Nadiri, Somayeh Asadi, Hamed Babaizadeh and Keivan Naderi, 2018, "Hybrid fuzzy model to predict strength and optimum compositions of natural Alumina-Silica-based geopolymers", Computers and Concrete, 21, (1), pp. 103-110
  • Reza Foroughi, Ehsan Mostavi and Somayeh Asadi, 2018, "Determining the Optimum Geometrical Design Parameters of Windows in Commercial Buildings: Comparison between Humid Subtropical and Humid Continental Climate Zones in the United States", Journal of Architectural Engineering, 24, (4)
  • Melissa Kazemi Rad, David R Riley, Somayeh Asadi and Parhum Delgoshaei, 2017, "Improving the performance profile of energy conservation measures at the Penn State University Park Campus", Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management, pp. 610-628
  • Modeste Kameni Nematchoua, Paola Ricciardi, Sigrid Reiter, Somayeh Asadi and Claude Demers, 2017, "Thermal comfort and comparison of some parameters coming from hospitals and shopping centers under natural ventilation: the Case of Madagascar Island", Journal of Building Engineering, 13, pp. 196-206
  • Omid Hoseynpoor, Behnam Mohammadi-ivatloo, Morteza Nazariheris and Somayeh Asadi, 2017, "Application of Dynamic Non-linear Programming Technique to Non-convex Short-term Hydrothermal Scheduling Problem", Energies, 10, (1440), pp. 17
  • Mohammad Saeed Bastani, Somayeh Asadi and Chimay J. Anumba, 2016, "Application of Bass Diffusion Theory to Simulate the Impact of Feedback and Word of Mouth on Occupants’ Behavior in Commercial Buildings: An Agent-Based Approach", Journal of Architectural Engineering, 22, (4), pp. 34-50
  • Somayeh Asadi, Hamed Babaizadeh, Nolan Foster and Reza Broun, 2016, "Environmental and economic life cycle assessment of PEX and copper plumbing systems: A case study", Journal of Cleaner Production, 137, pp. 1228-1236
  • Somayeh Asadi, Maryam Fakhari and Mona Sendi, 2016, "A study on the thermal behavior of traditional residential buildings: Rasoulian house case study", Journal of Building Engineering, 7, pp. 334-342
  • Ebrahim Karan, Somayeh Asadi and Lewis Ntaimo, 2016, "A stochastic optimization approach to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from buildings and transportation", Energy, 106, pp. 367-377
  • Ebrahim Karan, Atefeh Mohammadpour and Somayeh Asadi, 2016, "Integrating building and transportation energy use to design a comprehensive greenhouse gas mitigation strategy", Applied Energy, 165, pp. 234-243
  • Somayeh Asadi, Maryam Fakhari, Rima Fayaz and Akram Mahdaviparsa, 2016, "The effect of solar chimney layout on ventilation rate in buildings", Energy and Buildings, 123, pp. 71–78
  • Somayeh Asadi, Marwa Hassan, Ali Beheshti and Charles Berryman, 2015, "Quantification of Residential Energy Consumption Reduction Using Glass-Modified Asphalt Shingle", Journal of Architectural Engineering, 21, (4), pp. 1222-1238
  • Shideh Shams Amiri, Mohammad Mottahedi and Somayeh Asadi, 2015, "Using multiple regression analysis to develop energy consumption indicators for commercial buildings in the U.S.", Energy and Buildings, 109, pp. 209-216
  • Ehsan Mostavi, Somayeh Asadi, Marwa M. Hassan and Mohamed Alansari, 2015, "Evaluation of Self-Healing Mechanisms in Concrete with Double-Walled Sodium Silicate Microcapsules", Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 27, (12), pp. 1320-1341
  • Ataallah Nadiri, Marwa M. Hassan and Somayeh Asadi, 2015, "Supervised Intelligence Committee Machine to Evaluate Field Performance of Photocatalytic Asphalt Pavement for Ambient Air Purification", Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2528, pp. 96-105
  • Hamed Babaizadeh, Nasim Haghighi, Somayeh Asadi, Reza Broun and David R Riley, 2015, "Life cycle assessment of exterior window shadings in residential buildings in different climate zones", Building and Environment, 90, pp. 168-177
  • Atefeh Mohammadpour, Mohammad Mottahedi, Shideh Shams Amiri, Somayeh Asadi, David R Riley and Arezou Shafaghat, 2015, "Parametric Analysis of Building Elements on Building Energy Use", Jurnal Teknologi, 74, (4), pp. 79-83
  • Ehsan Mostavi, Somayeh Asadi and Elumeze Ugochukwu, 2015, "Feasibility study of the potential use of drill cuttings in concrete", International Journal of Pavement Research & Technology, 8, (6), pp. 433-445
  • Marwa Hassan, Micah Kiletico and Somayeh Asadi, 2015, "Glass-Modified Asphalt Shingles for Mitigation of Urban Heat Island Effect", Cityscape, 17, (1), pp. 217-228
  • Somayeh Asadi, Shideh Shams Amiri and Mohammad Mottahedi, 2014, "On the development of multi-linear regression analysis to assess energy consumption in the early stages of building design", Energy and Buildings, 85, pp. 246-255
  • Somayeh Asadi and Marwa M Hassan, 2014, "Evaluation of the thermal performance of a roof-mounted radiant barrier in residential buildings: Experimental study", Journal of Building Physics, 38, (1), pp. 66-80
  • Somayeh Asadi, Marwa Hassan, Ataallah Nadiri and Heather Dylla, 2014, "Artificial intelligence modeling to evaluate field performance of photocatalytic asphalt pavement for ambient air purification", Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 21, (14), pp. 8847-8857
  • Somayeh Asadi, Marwa Hassan, John T. Kevern and Tyson Rupnow, 2014, "Nitrogen Oxide Reduction and Nitrate Measurements on TiO_2 Photocatalytic Pervious Concrete Pavement", International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology, 7, (4), pp. 273-279
  • James Gilford, Marwa M. Hassan, Tyson Rupnow, Michele Barbato, Ayman Okeil and Somayeh Asadi, 2014, "Dicyclopentadiene and Sodium Silicate Microencapsulation for Self-Healing of Concrete", Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 26, (5), pp. 886-896
  • David Osborn, Marwa Hassan, Somayeh Asadi and John R. White, 2014, "Durability Quantification of TiO2 Surface Coating on Concrete and Asphalt Pavements", Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 26, (2), pp. 331-337
  • Heather Dylla, Somayeh Asadi, Marwa Hassan and Louay N. Mohammad, 2013, "Evaluating photocatalytic asphalt pavement effectiveness in real-world environments through developing models: a statistical and kinetic study", Road Materials and Pavement Design, 14, (sup2), pp. 92-105
  • Hassan Marwa, Yvan Beliveau and Somayeh Asadi, 2013, "Experimental Evaluation of a Newly Developed Flat Plate Integrated Solar Collector System", Journal of Energy Engineering, 139, (1), pp. 48-53
  • Marwa Hassan, Louay N. Mohammad, Somayeh Asadi, Heather Dylla and Sam Cooper, 2013, "Sustainable Photocatalytic Asphalt Pavements for Mitigation of Nitrogen Oxide and Sulfur Dioxide Vehicle Emissions", Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 25, (3), pp. 365-371
  • James Gilford, Marwa M Hassan, Tyson Rupnow, Michele Barbato, Ayman Okeil and Somayeh Asadi, 2013, "Dicyclopentadiene (DCPD) and Sodium Silicate Microencapsulation for Self-Healing of Concrete", Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 26, (5), pp. 112-127
  • Somayeh Asadi, Marwa M Hassan and Ali Beheshti, 2013, "Performance evaluation of an attic radiant barrier system using three-dimensional transient finite element method", Journal of Building Physics, 36, (3), pp. 247–264
  • Somayeh Asadi, Marwa Hassan, John Kevern and Tyson Rupnow, 2012, "Development of Photocatalytic Pervious Concrete Pavement for Air and Storm Water Improvements", Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2290, pp. 161-167
  • Somayeh Asadi, Marwa Hassan and Ali Beheshti, 2012, "Development and validation of a simple estimating tool to predict heating and cooling energy demand for attics of residential buildings", Energy and Buildings, 54, pp. 12-21
  • Marwa Hassan, Louay N Mohammad, Heather Dylla, Somayeh Asadi, Sam Cooper and III, 2012, "Laboratory and Field Evaluation of Sustainable Photocatalytic Asphalt Pavements", Journal of the Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists, (81), pp. 1-23
  • M Fesanghary, Somayeh Asadi and Zong Woo Geem, 2012, "Design of low-emission and energy-efficient residential buildings using a multi-objective optimization algorithm", Building and environment, 49, pp. 245–250
  • Marwa M Hassan, Heather Dylla, Somayeh Asadi, Louay N Mohammad and Samuel Cooper, 2011, "Laboratory evaluation of environmental performance of photocatalytic titanium dioxide warm-mix asphalt pavements", Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 24, (5), pp. 599–605
  • Ehsan Mostavi, Somayeh Asadi and Djamel Boussaa, , "Design of High-Performance Buildings: Development of an Integrated QFD and Utility Theory Weighting System for Improving Decision Making Process", ASCE journal of Architectural Engineering, pp. 16
  • Somayeh Asadi, Ebrahim Karan, Atefeh Mohammadp andur, , , "Advancing Safety by In-Depth Assessment of Workers Attention and Perception", International Journal of Safety Science, 1, (3), pp. 15

Conference Proceedings

  • Mohammadreza Daneshvar, Behnam Mohammadi-ivatloo, Kazem Zare, Somayeh Asadi and Amjad Anvari-Moghaddam, 2020, "A Stochastic Transactive Energy Model for Optimal Dispatch of Integrated Low-Carbon Energy Hubs in the Incorporated Electricity and Gas Networks", pp. 1--6
  • Milad Sadat-Mohammadi, Morteza Nazari-Heris, Somayeh Asadi and Houtan Jebelli, 2020, "An Incentive-Based Vehicle to Grid Service in Electrical Energy Networks Considering the Effect of Battery Degradation Cost", pp. 314--321
  • Mahsa Safari, Somayeh Asadi and James Freihaut, 2020, "Business Development in Small Commercial Building Energy Retrofit Projects—A Review on Current Industry Practices", pp. 1366--1374
  • Yizhi Liu, Mahmoud Habibnezhad, Houtan Jebelli, Somayeh Asadi and SangHyun Lee, 2020, "Ocular Artifacts Reduction in EEG Signals Acquired at Construction Sites by Applying a Dependent Component Analysis (DCA)", pp. 1281--1289
  • Morteza Nazari-Heris, Milad Sadat-Mohammadi, Mohammad Amin Mirzaei, Somayeh Asadi, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo and Houtan Jebelli, 2020, "Robust Energy Management of Integrated Power Infrastructure and Gas Networks with High Penetration of Renewable Energy Sources", pp. 501--511
  • Somayeh Asadi, Atefeh Mohammadpour and Ebrahim Karan, 2019, "Artificial Intelligence Techniques to Support Design and Construction", IAARC Publications, Waterloo, Canada, Canada, 36, pp. 1282-1289
  • Mohammadreza Daneshvar, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Somayeh Asadi, Mohammad Abapour and Amjad Anvari-Moghaddam, 2019, "A Transactive Energy Management Framework for Regional Network of Microgrids", 2nd International Conference on Smart Energy System and Technologies, Porto, Portugal
  • Mohammadreza Daneshvar, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Somayeh Asadi, Kazem Zare and Amjad Anvari-Moghaddam, 2019, "Optimal Day-Ahead Scheduling of the Renewable Based Energy Hubs Considering Demand Side", 2nd International Conference on Smart Energy System and Technologies, Porto, Portugal
  • Mohammadreza Daneshvar, Behanm Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Kazem Zare and Somayeh Asadi, 2019, "Transactive Energy Management Based Scheduling of Microgrids With Hydrogen Energy Storage", World Energy Strategies Congress and Exhibition (WESCE’19), Istanbul, Turkey
  • Yewande S. Abraham, Chimay J. Anumba and Somayeh Asadi, 2018, "Exploring Agent-Based Modeling Approaches for Human-Centered Energy Consumption Prediction", New Orleans, LA, USA, pp. 368-378
  • Reza Foroughi, Somayeh Asadi and Soha Khazaeli, 2018, "Identifying the Optimum Aspect Ratio of Windows in Small Commercial Buildings", New Orleans, LA, USA, pp. 604-612
  • Mai Sherif, Somayeh Asadi and Ebrahim Karan, 2018, "Quantitative Ways of Measuring Client’s Preferences: A Step Toward Creating an Intelligent Architectural Design Agent", Creative Construction Conference, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Yewande S. Abraham, Chimay J. Anumba and Somayeh Asadi, 2017, "Data Sensing Approaches to Monitoring Building Energy Use and Occupant Behavior", American Society of Civil Engineers, Seattle, Washington, USA, pp. 21-29
  • Jacob Blackwood, Ebrahim Karan, Somayeh Asadi, Atefeh Mohammadpour and Sadegh Asgari, 2017, "Stochastic Optimization Model for Sustainable Water Treatment with Minimal Energy Use", American Society of Civil Engineers, Seattle, Washington, USA, pp. 32-40
  • Martin Nwodo, Chimay Anumba and Somayeh Asadi, 2017, "BIM-Based Life Cycle Assessment and Costing of Buildings: Current Trends and Opportunities", Seattle, Washington, USA, pp. 51–59
  • Ehsan Mostavi and Somayeh Asadi, 2016, "A Methodology to Model Occupants’ Day Lighting Quality Satisfaction in Residential Buildings", American Society of Civil Engineers, San Juan,Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, pp. 1030-1039
  • Mahsa Safari, David R Riley, Somayeh Asadi, Parhum Delgoshaei and Lisa Shulock, 2016, "Building Energy Efficiency through Engaged Scholarship", American Society of Civil Engineers, San Juan,Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, pp. 1-10
  • Ehsan Mostavi, Somayeh Asadi and Issa J. Ramaji, 2016, "Completing the Missing Puzzle Piece of the Building Design Process: Modeling and Identifying Occupants’ Satisfaction Level in Commercial Buildings", American Society of Civil Engineers, San Juan,Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, pp. 1112-1121
  • Atefeh Mohammadpour, Somayeh Asadi and Ebrahim Karan, 2016, "Determining the Role of Attentional Control among Construction Workers in Improving Safety Performance", American Society of Civil Engineers, San Juan,Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, pp. 2793-2800
  • Kathryn Gonzales, Somayeh Asadi and Robert Leicht, 2016, "Exploring Project Manager Motivations in the Construction Industry", American Society of Civil Engineers, San Juan,Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, pp. 1917-1926
  • FuJu Wu, David R Riley, Robert Leicht, Gül Kremer and Somayeh Asadi, 2016, "Value and Trust Performance Metrics in Home Energy Audits", American Society of Civil Engineers, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, pp. 1313-1322
  • Ehsan Mostavi, Somayeh Asadi and Djamel Boussaa, 2016, "Identifying Optimal Design of Office Buildings Using Harmony Search Optimization Algorithm", Doha, Qatar, Qatar, 2016, (1), pp. 1-3
  • Madhavi Indraganti, Djamel Boussaa and Somayeh Asadi, 2016, "Necessity of the Adaptive Comfort Standard for the Middle East in the Times of Rising Energy Use", Doha, Qatar, Qatar, 2016, (1), pp. 52-57
  • Somayeh Asadi and Ebrahim Karan, 2016, "On the Development of a Stochastic Model to Mitigate Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Building and Transportation Sectors", Doha, Qatar, Qatar, 2016, (1), pp. 56-60
  • Shideh Amiri, Mahsa Masoudi, Somayeh Asadi and Ebrahim Karan, 2016, "A Quantitative Way for Measuring the Building User Design Feedback and Evaluation", 16th International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering, Osaka, Japan, Japan, pp. 1813-1819
  • Ehsan Mostavi, Reza Foroughi and Somayeh Asadi, 2016, "Integration of End-User Satisfaction in Multi-Objective Optimization Model in Design of High-Performance Commercial Building", 16th International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering, Osaka, Japan, Japan, pp. 1797-1804
  • Mohammad Mottahedi and Somayeh Asadi, 2016, "Non-intrusive Load Monitoring Using Imaging Time Series and Convolutional Neural Networks", 16th International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering, Osaka, Japan, Japan, pp. 705-710
  • Yumna Kurdi, David R Riley, Shideh Shams Amiri, Somayeh Asadi, Julie Dinh-Ngoc, Remi Goulet, Stanley Gatland and Parhum Delgoshaei, 2016, "On the Performance of a Net Zero Energy House: A Case Study of the GridStar House in the Navy Yard, Philadelphia", San Juan,Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, pp. 1213–1222
  • Ehsan Mostavi, Somayeh Asadi, Ebrahim Karan and Djamel Boussaa, 2015, "Integration of QFD and Utility Theory to Improve End-User Satisfaction in the Design of High-Performance Buildings", American Society of Civil Engineers, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, pp. 185-193
  • Atefeh Mohammadpour, Ebrahim Karan, Somayeh Asadi and Ling Rothrock, 2015, "Measuring End-User Satisfaction in the Design of Building Projects Using Eye-Tracking Technology", American Society of Civil Engineers, Austin, TX, USA, pp. 564-571
  • Ebrahim Karan, Somayeh Asadi, Atefeh Mohammadpour, Mehrzad V. Yousefi and David R Riley, 2015, "Using Building Energy Simulation and Geospatial Analysis to Determine Building and Transportation Related Energy Use", American Society of Civil Engineers, Austin, TX, USA, pp. 580-587
  • Shideh Shams Amiri, Mohammad Mottahedi, Somayeh Asadi and David R Riley, 2015, "Development and validation of regression models to predict annual energy consumption of office buildings in different climate regions in the United States", International Construction Specialty Conference of the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (ICSC), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Canada, pp. 078-1-078-10
  • Mohammad Saeed Bastani and Somayeh Asadi, 2015, "Simulating the Impact of Feedback on Energy Consumption and Emission Production in Commercial Buildings Using Agent-Based Approach", American Society of Civil Engineers, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, pp. 78-90
  • Shideh Shams Amiri, Mohammad Mottahedi and Somayeh Asadi, 2015, "Development of Multi-Linear Regression Model to Predict Energy Consumption in the Early Stages of Building Design", American Society of Civil Engineers, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, pp. 54-65
  • Mohammad Mottahedi, Atefeh Mohammadpour, Shideh Shams Amiri, David R Riley and Somayeh Asadi, 2015, "Multi-linear Regression Models to Predict the Annual Energy Consumption of an Office Building with Different Shapes", Procedia Engineering, Elsevier BV, 118, pp. 622-629
  • Hamed Babaizadeh, Nasim Haghighi, Reza Broun and Somayeh Asadi, 2015, "Life Cycle Assessment of Common Materials Used for Exterior Window Shadings in Residential Buildings", Procedia Engineering, Elsevier BV, 118, pp. 794-801
  • Somayeh Asadi, 2015, "On the Development of the Silicon Oxide Nanoparticle Thin Films to Reduce Building Energy Consumption", Springer International Publishing, Chicago, IL, USA, pp. 219-228
  • Mehrzad V Yousefi, Ebrahim Karan, Atefeh Mohammadpour and Somayeh Asadi, 2015, "Implementing Eye Tracking Technology in the Construction Process", College Station, TX, USA, pp. 42-50
  • Nasim Haghighi, Somayeh Asadi and Hamed Babaizadeh, 2015, "The effect of shading design and materials on building energy demand", Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Canada, pp. 077/01-077/10
  • Ehsan Mostavi, Somayeh Asadi and Elumeze Ugochukwu, 2015, "Feasibility study of the potential use of drill cuttings in concrete", Procedia Engineering, Elsevier, Chicago, IL, USA, 118, pp. 1015–1023
  • Somayeh Asadi, Marwa Hassan and Ali Beheshti, 2015, "3D finite element modeling of recycled glass cullets in asphalt shingles", Austin, TX, USA, pp. 006/1-006/9
  • Marwa Hassan, Louay Mohammad, Heather Dylla, Somayeh Asadi and Samuel Cooper, 2014, "Photocatalytic Warm Mix Asphalt laboratory performance testing", CRC Press, Raleigh, NC, USA, pp. 1807-1815
  • Somayeh Asadi and Marwa Hassan, 2014, "Worker exposure to ultrafine particles in asphalt laboratory", CRC Press, Raleigh, NC, USA, pp. 41-47
  • Somayeh Asadi, 2014, "A Multi-objective Harmony-Search Algorithm for Building Life-cycle Energy Optimization", American Society of Civil Engineers, Atlanta, GA, USA, pp. 484-493
  • Somayeh Asadi and Marwa Hassan, 2014, "Development of the Simple Estimating Tool to Assess the Energy Cost Savings of Attic Radiant Barrier System in Temperate Climate Regions", American Society of Civil Engineers, Atlanta, GA, USA, pp. 474-483
  • Vahid Bakhtyari Moorjani and Somayeh Asadi, 2014, "Assessing the Effects of Glazing Type on Optimum Dimension of Windows in Office Buildings", Washington D.C, USA, pp. 1-7
  • Somayeh Asadi and Marwa Hassan, 2013, "Development Of A Radiant Barrier Residential Roof Energy Saving Calculator For Southern U. S. Climatic Conditions", Research Publishing Services, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, pp. 8-16
  • Somayeh Asadi and Marwa Hassan, 2013, "Sensitivity Analysis Of Attic Radiant Barrier Performance To Climate And Local Environmental Variables In The United States", Research Publishing Services, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, pp. 12-20
  • Somayeh Asadi, Marwa Hassan, Ataallah Nadiri and Louay Mohamm, 2013, "Using Artificial Intelligence Models to Evaluate Field Performance of Photocatalytic Asphalt Pavement for Ambient Air Purification", Washington D.C, USA, pp. 8847-8857
  • Heather Dylla, Somayeh Asadi and Marwa Hassan, 2012, "Exposure to Nanoparticles during Asphalt Paving of Photocatalytic Asphalt Pavements", IIE Annual Conference.Proceedings, Reno, Nevada, pp. 1-9
  • Somayeh Asadi and Marwa Hassan, 2012, "Evaluation of the thermal performance of radiant barrier in heating and cooling load reduction of residential buildings", Kansas City, Missouri, USA, pp. 222–230
  • Somayeh Asadi, 2012, "Nitrogen Oxide Reduction and Nitrate Measurements on TiO2 Photocatalytic Pervious Concrete Pavement", West Lafayette, Indiana, USA, pp. 23-31
  • M Hassan, Louay N Mohammad, Heather Dylla, Sam Cooper, Ahmad Mokhtar and Somayeh Asadi, 2011, "A breakthrough concept in the preparation of highly-sustainable photocatalytic warm asphalt mixtures", pp. 2-11
  • Somayeh Asadi, Marwa Hassan and Heather Dylla, , "Characterization of Nano Particles Released during Asphalt and Concrete Laboratory Activities", West Lafayette, Indiana, USA, pp. 2379-2388
  • Yewande Abraham, Zhidan Zhao, Chimay Anumba and Somayeh Asadi, , "Implementation of a Preference Monitoring Application for Office Building Occupants", Lean and Computing in Construction Congress (LC3), Heraklion, Crete,Greece, Greece, pp. 8
  • Chimay Anumba, Yewande Abraham and Somayeh Asadi, , "Investigation of Occupant-related Energy Use: A Qatar Office Case Study", World Sustainable Built Environment Conference (WSBE), Hong Kong, pp. 8
  • Saratu Terreno, Chimay Anumba and Somayeh Asadi, , "BIM Implementation in Facilities Management: An Analysis of Process", Construction Research Congress, New Orleans, LA, USA, pp. 725-735
  • Martin Nwodo, Chimay Anumba and Somayeh Asadi, , "Decision Support System for Building Materials Selection: Current Trends and Opportunities", Construction Research Congress, New Orleans, LA, USA, pp. 8

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Established in 1989 by the Pennsylvania Transportation Institute with funding provided by the Federal Transit Administration, the Larson Transportation Institute’s Bus Research and Testing Center tests buses for safety, structural integrity, durability, performance, maintainability, noise, emissions, energy economy, and fuel economy. Based primarily in Altoona, Pennsylvania, the Center also has a facility located at the Larson Transportation Institute Test Track in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania.  

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Duncansville, PA 16635

Phone: 814-695-3404

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