Bing Dong, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering
Dr. Bing Dong is currently an Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at San Antonio. Before, he was employed as a Senior Research Scientist in the Systems, Dynamics and Optimization Group at United Technologies Research Center. He obtained Ph.D. in Building Performance and Diagnostics from Carnegie Mellon University in 2010. His research interest include Building energy consumption, including measurement and verification for residential and commercial buildings; Energy efficient building design focusing on system integration and optimization; Energy implication of advanced control technologies on HVAC operation; Whole building energy diagnostics, including HVAC fault detection and diagnostics (FDD); Occupancy behavior pattern detection and prediction; Energy informatics, including energy data management, sensor fusion and BIM; Urban performance modeling including energy and pedestrian comfort; Demand Response, Smart Grid and Micro-Grid; Ubiquitous computing, Sensors and Sensor Network.
Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University
Field of Study:
Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
Current TSERI-funded research for 2017 fiscal year:
An Open Source Based Proactive Energy Management System (PEMS) for Integrated Control of Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) and Solar-Powered Buildings
Areas of Teaching Interest:
Areas of Research Interest:
Building Performance Simulation
Building Controls and Diagnostics
Indoor Environment Quality
Probabilistic Graphical Models