Research interests:

- Development of 3D particle tracking velocimetry for airflow study in buildings

- Modeling of heat and mass transfers in building innovative enveloppes and systems

 

List of publications

- Peer reviewed journal papers (ACL) :

[ACL1] P.H. Biwole, M. Woloszyn, C. Pompeo. Heat transfers in a double-skin roof ventilated by natural convection in summer time. Energy & Buildings 40, 2008, 1487-1497.

[ACL2] P.H.Biwole, W. Yan, Y. Zhang J-J Roux. A complete 3D particle tracking algorithm and its applications to indoor airflow study, Measurement Science and Technology, 20 (2009) 115403 (13 pp).

[ACL3] P.H. Biwole, P. Eclache, F. Kuznik, Phase-change materials to improve solar panels performance, Energy and Buildings, 52, 2013, 59-67.

[ACL4] N. Kosseifi, P.H. Biwole, C. Mathis, G. Rousseaux, S.A.E. Boyer, H.N. Yoshikawa, and T. Coupez. Application of two–color LIF thermometry to nucleate boiling, Journal of Materials Science and Engineering, B 3 (5) (2013) 281-290

[ACL5] M. Ibrahim, P.H. Biwole, E. Wurtz and P. Achard. Limiting windows offset thermal bridge losses using a new insulating coating, Applied Energy, 123, 2014, 220-231.

[ACL6] M. Ibrahim, P.H. Biwole, E. Wurtz and P. Achard. A study on the thermal performance of exterior walls covered with a recently patented silica-aerogel-based insulating coating, submitted for publication in Building and Environment, 81, 2014, 112-122.

[ACL7]  M. Ibrahim, E. Wurtz, P.H. Biwole, P. Achard and H. Sallee. Hygrothermal performance of exterior walls covered with aerogel-based insulating rendering, Energy and Buildings, 84, 2014, 241-251

[ACL8]  M. Ibrahim, P.H. Biwole, E. Wurtz, and P. Achard. Transferring the South Solar Energy to the North Facade through Embedded Water Pipes, Energy, vol. 78, pp. 834-845, 2014

[ACL9] Sijie Fu, Pascal Biwole, Christian Mathis, Particle Tracking Velocimetry for Indoor Airflow Field: A review, Building and Environment, vol. 87, pp. 34-44, 2015

[ACL10] Y. Berthou, P. H. Biwole, P. Achard, M. Tantôt-Neirac & F. Jay, Full scalle experimentaiton on a new transluscent passive solar wall combining silica aerogels and phase change materials, Solar Energy, Volume 115, May 2015, Pages 733–742

[ACL11] M. Ibrahim, P. H. Biwole, P. Achard, E. Wurtz, & G. Ansart. Building envelope with a new aerogel-based insulating rendering: Experimental and numerical study, cost analysis, and thickness optimization, Applied Energy, Volume 159, 1 December 2015, Pages 490–501

[ACL12] Sijie Fu, Pascal Biwole, Christian Mathis, Numerical and Experimental Comparison of 3D Particle Tracking Velocimetry (PTV) and Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV) Accuracy for Indoor Airflow Study, Building and Envronment, Volume 100, 2016, Pages 40-49

[ACL13] Farah Souayfane, Farouk Fardoun, Pascal-Henry Biwole, Phase Change Materials (PCM) for cooling applications in buildings: A review, Energy and Buildings 129, 2016,  Pages 396-431

[ACL14] M. Ibrahim, E. Wurtz, P. Achard and P.H. Biwole. Performance evaluation of buildings with advanced thermal insulation system: a numerical study, Journal of facade design and engineering, Vol. 4, n°1-2, 2016

[ACL15] Kant Karunesh, Amritanshu Shukla, Atul Sharma, Pascal Biwole, Thermal response of photovoltaic panels: Numerical simulation and experimental study, Solar Energy, Volume 134, 2016, Pages 147-155

[ACL16] Kant Karunesh, Amritanshu Shukla, Atul Sharma, Pascal Biwole, Cooling methodologies of photovoltaic module for enhancing electrical efficiency: A review, Solar Energy, Materials and Solar Cells, Volume 160, February 2017, Pages 275-286

[ACL17]Kant Karunesh, Amritanshu Shukla, Atul Sharma, Pascal Biwole, Heat transfer studies of phase change materials (PCMs) coupled with photovoltaic panel, Solar Energy 140, december 2016, pages 151-161

[ACL18] Sijie Fu, Pascal Biwole, Christian Mathis and Philippe Maissa, Numerical ans experimental comparison of complete 3D particle tracking velocimetry (PTV) algorithms for indoor airflow study, Indoor and Built Environment, 2016.  

[ACL19] Kant Karunesh, Amritanshu Shukla, Atul Sharma, Pascal Biwole, Heat Transfer study of Phase Change Materials with Graphene Nano Particle for thermal energy storage, Solar Energy Volume 146, April 2017, Pages 453–463


Reviewer for Energy & Buildings, Applied Energy, Energies, Solar  Energy

 

- Book chapters (OS) :

[OS1] Biwole, Pascal; Wei, Yan; Favier, Eric; Zhang, Yuanhui; Roux, Jean-Jacques, Volumetric Monitoring and Modeling of Indoor Air Pollutant Dispersion by the Use of 3D Particle Tracking Velocimetry. In book: “Chemistry, Emission Control, Radioactive Pollution and Indoor Air Quality”, Ed. Nicolas Mazzeo, Intech, ISBN 978-953-307-316-3, 2011.

[OS2] Mohamad Ibrahim, Pascal Henry Biwole, Patrick Achard, Etienne Wurtz, Aerogel-based materials for improving the building envelope’s thermal behaviour: a brief review with a focus on a new aerogel-based rendering, in book: “Energy Sustainability Through Green Energy”, Springer, ISBN 978-81-322-2336-8, 2015

- Conferences (ACTI) :

[ACTI1] P.H. Biwole, M. Woloszyn and C. Pompeo. Optimization of passive cooling by natural convection in double-skin roofs. ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers) winter conference, Chicago, USA, January 2009.

[ACTI2] P.H. Biwole, G Krauss, E Favier , G. Rusaouen, J.J. Roux. Non-stereoscopic 3D particle tracking velocimetry for full scale rooms. Proceedings of Advanced building ventilation and environmental technology for addressing climate change issues, Kyoto, Japan, October 2008.

[ACTI3] P.H. Biwole, G Krauss, E Favier , J.J. Roux, G. Rusaouen. Development of a High Speed Computer Vision System for 3D Particle Tracking in Full Scale Rooms. 3rd International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies (ICCTA), Damascus, Syria, April 2008.

[ACTI4] P.H. Biwole, W Yan, Y Zhang and Jean-Jacques Roux, Large scale particle tracking velocimetry for 3-dimensional indoor airflow study, 10th REHVA World Congress on “Sustainable Energy Use in Buildings”, Antalya, Turkey, may 2010.

[ACTI5] Biwole, Pascal; Eclache, Pierre; Kuznik, Frederic, Improving the performance of solar panels by the use of phase-change materials, Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Congress 2011, Linköping, Sweden, 2011.

[ACTI6] N. Kosseifi, H.N. Yoshikawa, P.H. Biwole, C. Mathis, G. Rousseaux, V. Fronzi, S.A.E. Boyer, T. Coupez, Application of two-color PLIF thermometry to nucleate boiling, ECI 8th International Conference on Boiling and Condensation Heat Transfer Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, 3-7 June 2012, Lausanne, Switzerland.

[ACTI7] Farid Samara, Dominic Groulx, and Pascal H. Biwole, Natural Convection Driven Melting of Phase Change Material: Comparison of Two Methods, Proceedings of the 2012 COMSOL Conference, Boston, USA, October 3-5, 2012.

[ACTI8] M. Ibrahim, P. Achard , E. Wurtz, and P.H. Biwole. Optimizing insulation-thermal mass wall layer distribution from maximum time lag and minimum decrement factor point of view, Conference IBPSA 2013, Chambery, France, August 25-28, 2013.

[ACTI9] Dominic Groulx, Pascal H. Biwole, Solar PV passive temperature control Using phase change materials , Proceedings of the 15th International Heat Transfer Conference, IHTC-15 August 10-15, 2014, Kyoto, Japan

[ACTI10]  Pascal Biwole and Patrick Achard. Thermal behavior of a passive solar wall with silica aerogel and phase change materials, Energy Forum on Advanced Building Skins, 28-29 October 2014, Bressanone, Italy

[ACTI11] M. Ibrahim, E. Wurtz, P. Achard and P.H. Biwole. Aerogel-based coating for energy-efficient building envelopes, Energy Forum on Advanced Building Skins, 28-29 October 2014, Bressanone, Italy

[ACTI12] Sijie Fu, Pascal Henry Biwolé, Christian Mathis, A comparative study of Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV) and Particle Tracking Velocimetry (PTV) for airflow measurement, Proceedings of the XIII International Conference on Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics (ICFDT), January 19 - 20, 2015, London, UK

[ACTI13] Dominic Groulx, Pascal H. Biwole, Modélisation numérique de la fusion de matériau a changement de phase dominée par convection naturelle : effet des paramètres, XIIème Colloque Interuniversitaire Franco-Québécois sur la thermique des système, 8-10 juin 2015, Sherbrooke Québec (Canada)

[ACTI14] Fatima Harkouss, Abed Alaheed Y. Hawila, Farouk Fardoun, Pascal-Henry Biwole, Towards Net Zero Energy Homes in the Lebanese context, 21 st LAAS International Science Conference Horizon 2020: Advances in Sciences and technology, Lebanon April 15-16-17, 2015.

[ACTI15] Farah Souayfane, Farouk Fardoun, Pascal-Henry Biwole, Phase change materials in buildings for summer comfort, 21 st LAAS International Science Conference Horizon 2020: Advances in Sciences and technology, Lebanon April 15-17, 2015.

[ACTI16] Farah Souayfane, Farouk Fardoun, Pascal-Henry Biwole, Different Mathematical Models of Phase Change including convection effect, 22nd LAAS International Science Conference, Lebanon April 14-16, 2016.

[ACTI17] Sijie Fu, Pascal Henry Biwole, Christian Mathis, Comparing the performance of k-ε turbulence models for isothermal indoor airflow: A case study, 14th international conference of Indoor Air Quality and Climate Ghent (Indoor air 2016), Belgium, July 3-8, 2016.


Teaching :

- Fundamentals of heat and mass transfers (L3)
- Building thermal modeling (L3)
- Building acoustics & lighting (M1)
- HVAC (M1)
- Environmental building design (M1)