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PhD Thesis Defense by Hu Zhao

Please join the A/S Team for the PhD thesis defense by Hu Zhao on March 2, titled “Distributed Building Information Modeling in Multidisciplinary Collaboration”. Read more 


Applied Energy publishes the energy concept of HiLo

G.P. Lydon, J. Hofer, B. Svetozarevic, Z. Nagy, A. Schlueter. “Coupling energy systems with lightweight structures for a net plus energy building”, in: Applied Energy , vol. 189 (1 March 2017) pp. 310–326. Read more 


ITA Lunch Talk with Prageeth Jayathissa

Please join Prageeth Jayathissa from the A/S Research Team for a ITA Lunch Talk presentation on Wednesday, 23 November 2016. Read more 


PhD Thesis Defense by Clayton Miller

Please join the A/S Team for the PhD thesis defense by Clayton Miller on October 13, titled “Screening Meter Data: Characterization of Temporal Energy Data from Large Groups of Non-Residential Buildings”. Read more 


Singapore: Roundtable on Future District Energy Systems

On September 19, the Roundtable on Future District Energy Systems brought leading researchers and practitioners of district energy systems to Singapore. Read more 


ASF 'on air': radio interview with Anja Willmann

On the occasion of the glasstec trade fair, Anja Willmann talked to Harald Schönfelder of Deutscher Hörfunk Dienst in order to report on our Adaptive Solar Facade.   Read more 

City Energy Analyst


The City Energy Analyst (CEA) is an urban energy simulation platform developed by the A/S Group. It aims to supply planners and researchers with tools for the analysis and optimization of building energy systems in urban districts. The CEA Toolbox including extensive documentation is now available under

Future Cities Laboratory

Future Cities Laboratory (FCL) is a research program at the Singapore-ETH Centre for Global Environmental Sustainability (SEC) established in 2010 by ETH Zurich and Singapore’s National Research Foundation. Involving researchers from various fields and nations, FCL aims to develop the knowledge, technologies, and approaches for a sustainable urban future with an Asian perspective. The A/S Research Team is part of FCL since its beginning. For further information on what our Singapore team is working on, visit FCL 1 and FCL 2 or check out the 3for2 project.

To visit the official FCL website, follow the link on the left.

Completed Projects

Glattal Study Diagram

The A/S Research Team engaged in numerous projects ranging from material to urban scale, from concept and design to implementation and evaluation. A selection of completed projects is listed according to the project scale under Synergistic Buildings and Urban Energy Systems.

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