Publications

2018

    B. Rezaie, B.V. Reddy, M.A. Rosen,"Environmental and Economical Assessment of District Energy for Two Resource Options in Canada: Geothermal and Solar Thermal". In: Focus on Renewable Energy Sources, Scandurra G., editor. USA: NOVA Publisher; 2018.
    B. Rezaie, B.V. Reddy, M.A. Rosen,"Exergy Assessment of a Solar-Assisted District Energy System", The Open Fuels & Energy Science Journal 11(1):30-43, 2018.
    P. Ahmadi, B. Rezaie, "Work Availability and Exergy Analysis", Entropy, 20 (8): 1-5, 2018.
    M. Compton, B. Rezaie, "Investigating Steam Turbine Feasibility to Improve the Sustainability of a Biomass Boiler using TRNSYS", Sustainable Cities and Society, 43: 86-94, 2018.
    M. Compton, B. Rezaie, M.A. Rosen, "Exergy Approach for Advancing Sustainability of a Biomass Boiler", International Journal of Exergy, 27 (1): 62-80, 2018.
    T. Young, B. Rezaie, "Sustainable Approach for Cooling Towers Filtration", 7th GLOBAL CONFERENCE ON GLOBAL WARMING (GCGW-2018) June 24-28, Izmir, Turkey.
    B. Rezaie, M. Compton, J. Prince, L. Vogel, "Sustainable Energy Options for District Energy of University of Idaho", 7th GLOBAL CONFERENCE ON GLOBAL WARMING (GCGW-2018) June 24-28, Izmir, Turkey.
    M. Compton, S. Willis, B. Rezaie, K. Humes, "Food processing industry energy and water consumption in the Pacific northwest" Innovative Food Science and Emerging Technologies, vol. 47, pp. 371-383,2018.
    A. Lake, B. Rezaie, "Energy and exergy efficiencies assessment for a stratified cold thermal energy storage" Applied Energy, vol. 220, pp. 605–615, 2018.
    T. Young, B. Rezaie, “University of Idaho cooling tower case study” in Proc. of Campus Energy 2018, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 2018.
    M. Compton, J. Prince, L. Vogel, B. Rezaie, “Feasibility study for a waste to energy plant: University of Idaho, Moscow campus” in Proc. of Campus Energy 2018, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 2018.

2017

    B. Das, B. Rezaie, P. Jha, and R. Gupta, "Performance analysis of single glazed solar PVT air collector in the climatic condition NE India: An analytical study" in Proc. of the 4th Int. Electron. Conf. on Entropy and its Applications, Sciforum Electron. Conf. Series, Vol. 4, 2017.
    M. Compton, B. Rezaie, "Sustainability enhancement of a biomass boiler through exergy analysis" in Proc. of the 4th Int. Electron. Conf. on Entropy and its Applications, Sciforum Electron. Conf. Series, Vol. 4, 2017.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, "Assessment of the thermal energy storage in Friedrichshafen district energy systems" Energy Procedia, vol. 116, pp. 91-105, 2017.
    J. Westcott, J. Caudle, B. Rezaie, "Energy saving recommendations for U.S. northwest industries" in 2017 Proc: 30th Int. Conf. on Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of the Energy Systems, San Diego, California, USA, 2017.
    A. Lake, B. Rezaie, S. Beyerlein, "Use of exergy analysis to quantify the effect of lithium bromide concentration in an absorption chiller" Entropy, vol. 19 (4), 156, doi:10.3390/e19040156, 2017.
    M. Compton, B. Rezaie, "Enviro-exergy sustainability analysis of boiler evolution in district energy system" Energy, vol. 119, pp. 257–65, 2017.
    A. Lake, B. Rezaie, and S. Beyerlein, "Review of district heating and cooling systems for a sustainable future" Renew. Sustain. Energy Rev., vol. 67, pp. 417–25, 2017.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, "Thermodynamic optimization design of sensible thermal energy storages" Int. J. of Energy Research, vol. 41 (1), pp. 39-48, 2017.

2016

    B. Rezaie, S. Javan, and V. Mohammadi, "Performance assessment and optimization of a combined cooling, heating and power (CCHP) system for residential application using low grade heat of an internal combustion engine" Current Alternative Energy, vol. 1, pp. 1-19, 2016.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, "Enviro-Economic comparison of district energy systems using natural gas and waste energy resources: Case study" in Proc. of the eSim: Building Simulation Conf., Hamilton, ON, Canada, 2016.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, "Assessment of the Thermal Energy Storage in Friedrichshafen District Energy Systems" in 15th Int. Symp. on District Heating and Cooling, Seoul, South Korea, 2016.

2015

    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, “Exergy analysis of thermal energy storage in a district energy application” Renew. Energy, vol. 74, pp. 848–854, 2015.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, "Configurations for multiple thermal storages in thermal networks" Int. J. of Process Syst. Eng., vol. 3, Nos. 1/2/3, pp. 191-206, 2015.

2014

    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, "Energy Analysis of Thermal Energy Storages with Grid Configurations" Applied Energy, vol. 117, pp. 54-61, 2014
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, “An enviro-economic function for assessing energy resources for district energy systems” Energy, vol. 70, pp. 159–164, 2014.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, "Thermodynamic Assessment of Seasonal Stratified Thermal Storage" in Progress in Sustainable Energy Technologies: Generating Renewable Energy, New York: Springer, 2014, ch. 12, pp. 245-261.
    B. Rezaie, I. Dincer, and E. Esmailzadeh, "Evaluation of Sustainable Energy Options for Non-residential Buildings" in Progress in Sustainable Energy Technologies Vol II, New York: Springer, 2014, ch. 2, pp. 11-34.

2013

    B. Rezaie, I. Dincer, and E. Esmailzadeh, “Energy options for residential buildings assessment” Energy Convers. Manag., vol. 65, pp. 637–646, 2013.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Rezaie, and M. A. Rosen, “Economic and CO2 emissions comparison of district energy systems using geothermal and solar energy resources” in 3rd World Sustainability Forum, 2013.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, "Assessment of the utilization of thermal energy storage in district energy systems" Int. J. of Energy, Environment, and Econ., vol. 20 (5), pp. 395-414, 2013.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, "Configurations for Multiple Thermal Energy Storages in Thermal Networks" in IEEE Int. Conf. on Smart Energy Grid Eng., Oshawa, Canada, 2013.

2012

    B. Rezaie and M. A. Rosen, “District heating and cooling: Review of technology and potential enhancements,” Appl. Energy, vol. 93, pp. 2–10, 2012.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, “Effect of Thermal Energy Storage in District Energy Systems” in 11th Int. Conf. on Sustainable Energy technologies, Vancouver, Canada, 2012.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, "Exergy Assessment of the Use of Thermal Storage in a District Energy System: Case Study" in 12th Int. Conf. on Energy Storage, Lleida, Spain, 2012.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, "Seasonal Stratified Thermal Energy Storage Exergy Analysis" in Proc. eSim 2012: Building Simulation Conf., Halifax, NS, Canada, 2012.

2011

    B. Rezaie, I. Dincer, and E. Esmailzadeh, “Energy options for residential buildings assessment” Energy Convers. Manag., vol. 65, pp. 637–646, 2011.
    B. Rezaie, B. V. Reddy, and M. A. Rosen, "Role of Thermal Energy Storage in District Energy Systems" in Energy Storage, M.A. Rosen, Ed, New York: NOVA Sci., 2011, ch. 15.

2010

    B. Rezaie, E. Esmailzadeh, and I. Dincer, “Analysis of alternative energy options for buildings” in 5th Int. Ege Energy Symp. and Exhibition, Denizli, Turkey, 2010.

2007

    B. Rezaie, “Ratio of Circular Fins Heat Transfer to Straight Fins” in 21st Canadian Congr. of Applied Mechanics, Toronto, Canada, 2007.