Method and Apparatus for Occupancy-driven SMA-actuated Registers
Active monitoring of heating, ventilation and cooling (HVAC) systems for energy efficiency. Background: HVAC is the largest source of building energy consumption. Therefore, energy - and consequently money - can be saved by closing off air vents during certain hours of the day. These are so-called smart vents. However, these products do not have on-board...
Inventor(s): Ya Wang, Zhangjie Chen
Category(s): Clean Energy, Wireless Technology, Campus > Stony Brook University