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Publications in Referred Journals and Conferences


 Publications in Referred Journals

1.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "Optimum Thermal Design of Office Buildings," International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. 21 (1997), No. 10, pp. 941-957. Abstract | Full Text

2.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "Optimum Thermal Design of Air Conditioned Residential Buildings," Building and Environment. Vol. 32 (1997), No. 3, pp. 203-210. Abstract | Full Text

3.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "Variable-Base Heating and Cooling Degree-Day Data for 24 Saudi Arabian Cities," ASHRAE Transactions, Vol. 104 (1998), Part 2, pp. 320-330. Abstract | Full Text

4.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "Computer-Aided Building Energy Analysis Techniques," Building and Environment. Vol. 36 (2000), No. 4, pp. 421-433. Abstract | Full Text

5.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "Total Productive Energy Management," Energy Engineering Journal, Vol. 97 (2000), No. 5, pp. 21-38. Abstract | Full Text

6.            Budaiwi, I. M. and Al-Homoud, M. S., "Effect of Ventilation Strategies on Air Contaminant Concentrations and Energy Consumption in Buildings," International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. 25 (2001), pp. 1073-1089. Abstract | Full Text

7.           Al-Homoud, M. S. and Budaiwi, I. M., "Sick Building Syndrome: Causes and Remedies," King Abdul-Aziz University Journal of Engineering and Sciences, Volume 13, No. 1(2001), pp. 49-80. (In Arabic). Abstract | Full Text

8.           Budaiwi, I. M., A. A. Abdou, and M. S. Al-Homoud, "Variations of Thermal Conductivity of Insulation Materials under Different Operating Temperatures: Impact on Envelope Induced Cooling Load". Journal of Architectural Engineering, Vol. 8, No. 4 (2002), pp. 125-132. Abstract | Full Text

9.           Al-Homoud, M. S., 2003. "Graphical Degree-Day Data for Simplified Energy Calculations for Saudi Cities", Architecture and Planning Journal, Volume 14, No. 2 (July 2003), pp. 203-207. Abstract | Full Text

10.      Al-Homoud, M. S., 2004. "The Effectiveness of Thermal Insulation in Different Types of Buildings in Hot Climates", Journal of Thermal Envelope and Building Science (Currently: Journal of Building Physics, Vol. 27, No. 3 (January), pp. 235-247. Abstract | Full Text

11.      Al-Homoud, M. S. and M. Khan, 2004. "Assessing Safety Measures in Residential Buildings in Saudi Arabia". The International Journal of Building Research, Vol. 32, No.4 (July-August), pp. 300-305. Abstract | Full Text

12.      Al-Homoud, M. S., A. A. Abdou, and M. Khan, 2004. "Safety Design Practices in Residential Buildings in Saudi Arabia". The International Journal of Building Research, Vol. 32, No. 6 (November-December), pp. 538-543. Abstract | Full Text

13.       Al-Homoud, M. S., 2005. "Performance Characteristics and Practical Applications of Common Building Thermal Insulation Materials". Building and Environment, Vol. 40, No. 3 (2005), pp. 351-364. Abstract | Full Text

14.       Abdou, A. A., M. S. Al-Homoud, and I. M. Budaiwi, 2005. "Mosque Energy Performance, Part I: Audit and Use Trends Based on the Analysis of Electric Energy Utility Billing Data". King Abdul-Aziz University Journal of Engineering and Sciences, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 165-184 (2005 A.D./1426 A.H.). Abstract | Full Text

15.       Al-Homoud, M. S., A. A. Abdou, and I. M. Budaiwi, 2005. "Mosque Energy Performance, Part II: Monitoring of End Energy Uses in a Hot-Humid Climate". King Abdul-Aziz University Journal of Engineering and Sciences, Vol. 16 no. 1, pp. 185-202 (2005 A.D./1426 A.H.). Abstract | Full Text

16.       Al-Homoud, M. S., 2005. “A Systematic Approach for the Thermal Design Optimization of Building Envelopes", Journal of Building Physics, Vol. 29, No. 2 (October 2005), pp. 95-119. Abstract | Full Text

17.      Iqbal, Imran and M.S. Al-Homoud, 2007. “Parametric Analysis of Alternative Energy Conservation Measures in an Office Building in Hot and Humid Climate". Building and Environment, Vol. 42, No. 5 (May 2007), pp. 2166-2177. Abstract | Full Text

18.      Budaiwi, I, M. Al-Homoud, and A. Abdou, 2009. “Implementation of a Multi-phase Approach for Investigating and Remedy of a Thermal Comfort Problem in an Office Building, Indoor and Built Environment Journal, Vol. 18, No. 9 (February), pp. 52-56, 2009. Abstract | Full Text

19.      Al-Homoud, M., A. Abdou, and I. Budaiwi, 2009. “Assessment of Monitored Energy Use and Thermal Comfort Conditions in Mosques in Ht-humid Climates, Energy and Buildings, Vol. 41 (2009), pp. 607-614. Abstract | Full Text

20.       Al-Homoud, M. S., 2009. “Thermal Design Optimization of Buildings with Intermittent Occupancy", Journal of Building Physics, Vol. 33, No. 1 (July 2009), pp. 65-82. Abstract | Full Text

21.      Al-Homoud, M.S. and I. Iqbal, 2009. “Thermal Comfort Assessment in an Office Building in Hot-Humid Climate". Submitted for Publication, Architectural Engineering Journal, Vol. xx, No. x (xx), pp. xx-xx, 2009. Abstract | Full Text

 
Conference Publications/Presentations

1.           Al-Homoud, M. S., Degelman, L. and Boyer, L., "The Framework of an Optimization Model for the Thermal Design of Building Envelopes". Proceedings of the 9th Symposium on Improving Building Systems in Hot and Humid Climates, May 19- 20, 1994, Arlington, Texas, U.S.A., pp. 100-108. Abstract | Full Text

2.           Budaiwi, I. M. and Al-Homoud, M. S., "Sources of Indoor Air Pollutants and Remedial Means". Conference on Development and Environmental Impact, Sept 20-23, 1997, Riyadh, KSA. (In Arabic). Abstract | Full Text

3.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "The Formulation of an Optimization Model for the Thermal Design of Building Envelopes". Proceedings of the 15th National Computer Conference, Nov. 17-19, 1997, pp. 483-498, KFUPM, Dhahran, KSA. Abstract | Full Text

4.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "An Optimization Model for the Thermal Design of Building Envelopes". Proceedings of IASTED International Conference on Modeling and Simulation, Aug. 12-14, 1998, Honolulu. Hawaii, USA. Abstract | Full Text

5.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "Thermal Design Optimization of Mosques in Saudi Arabia", Proceedings of the International Symposium on Mosque Architecture, Vol. 6 (1999), pp. 15-30, Jan 31- Feb. 3, King Saud University, Riyadh, KSA. Abstract | Full Text

6.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "The Need for Building Energy Analysis", Proceedings of the 5th Saudi Engineering Conference, Vol. 1 (1999), pp. 87-97, March 1-4, Um-Al-Qura University, Makkah, KSA. Abstract | Full Text

7.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "Building Energy Analysis: Why and How? ", Proceedings of the Symposium on Energy Management in Industry, October 24, 1999. Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dammam, KSA. Abstract | Full Text

8.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "Architectural Engineering Program at KFUPM and the Development Needs of the Kingdom", Symposium on Gulf Engineer and the Challenges of the New Millennium, February 22-24, 2000, pp. 143-154, Riyadh, KSA. (In Arabic). Abstract | Full Text

9.          Al-Homoud, M. S., "Total Productive Energy Management," Symposium on Energy Conservation, June 3-4, 2001, Saudi Aramco, Dhahran, KSA. Abstract | Full Text Presentation

10.      Khan, R. A. Budaiwi, I. M. and Al-Homoud, M. S., "Assessment of Indoor Air Quality in Saudi Commercial Buildings". 11th Annual meeting of the Saudi Umran Society, April 1-3, 2001, Dammam, KSA. Abstract | Full Text

11.      Siddiqui, K. A. and M. S. Al-Homoud, "The Impact of Building Change of Use on Peak HVAC System requirements and Energy Consumption". Proceedings of the 1st Symposium on Energy Conservation & Management in Buildings, pp. 301-314, February 5-6, 2002, Dhahran, KSA. Abstract | Full Text

12.      Budaiwi, I. M., A. A. Abdou, and M. S. Al-Homoud, "Variations of Thermal Conductivity of Insulation Materials under Different Operating Temperatures: Impact on Envelope Induced Cooling Load". Proceedings of the 1st Symposium on Energy Conservation & Management in Buildings, pp. 159-173, February 5-6, 2002, Dhahran, KSA. Abstract | Full Text

13.       Abdou, A. A., M. S. Al-Homoud, and I. M. Budaiwi, "A Systematic Approach for Energy Audit in Mosques". Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Energy Research and Development, Volume 1, pp. 77-86, May 8-10, 2002, Kuwait University, Kuwait. Abstract | Full Text

14.      Al-Homoud, M. S., A. A. Abdou, and M. Khan, "Practices of Safety Design of Saudi Residential Buildings". Proceedings of the 6th Saudi Engineering Conference, Vol. 1, pp. 155-168, December 14-17, 2002, KFUPM, Dhahran, KSA. Abstract | Full Text

15.      Al-Homoud, M. S., "Impact of Insulation on the Thermal Performance of Buildings". Al-Azhar Engineering 7th International Conference held on April 7-10, 2003, Cairo, Egypt. Abstract | Full Text

16.       Al-Homoud, M. S. and M. Khan, "Are Safety Measures Addressed in the Design of Our Residential Buildings". Proceedings of the Symposium on Safety in Projects, December 15-17, 2003, the Saudi Council of Engineers, Al-Khobar, KSA. Abstract | Full Text | Presentation

17.       Al-Homoud, M. S., "Characteristics and Applications of Local Building Thermal Insulating Materials ". Symposium on Thermal Insulation, April 19-21, 2004, Riyadh, KSA. Abstract | Full Text | Presentation

18.       Said, S. A. and M. S. Al-Homoud, 2004 "Increasing Student Motivation", Proceedings of the Discussion Form on: Faculty and Student Motivation, May 23, 2004, DAD, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. Abstract | Full Text

19.       Al-Homoud, M. S., "The Role of Self-Assessment in the Quality Assurance of Academic Programs". Workshop on: Prince Abdullah Initiative on Higher Education held on January 30-February 1, 2005, KAAU, Jeddah, KSA. Abstract | Full Text

20.       Al-Homoud, M. S. and S. A. Said "Academic Program Assessment and Accreditation: KFUPM Experience". Proceedings of the 5th Conference on Quality in Higher Education, Volume 3, pp. 972-989, April 11-13, 2005, Bahrain. Abstract | Full Text

21.       Al-Homoud, M. S., "The Role of Self-Assessment in the Quality Assurance in Higher Education". Proceedings of  1st  National Conference for Quality in Higher Education,  pp. 97-109, March 5-6, 2007, NCAAA, Yamamah College, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Abstract | Full Text

 

Dictionary Publication Contribution

    1.            Cleveland, Cutler J. and Christopher Morris, Editors," Dictionary of Energy”, 2006. Contributed a window essay on the definition of “R-value”, pp. 383, Elsevier Publishing Co., London, U.K. Full Text

Other Publications

    1.           Al-Homoud, M. S., 2005. "Types and Working Mechanisms of Building Thermal Insulation Materials", Building Technology Journal, Vol. 1, No. 6 (April), pp. 28-38. (In Arabic). Abstract | Full Text PDF

    2.           Al-Homoud, M. S., 2005. "Factors Affecting the Selection and Application of Building Thermal Insulation Materials". Building Technology Journal, Vol. 1, No. 7 (October), pp. 40-49. (In Arabic). Abstract | Full Text

    3.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "Energy Conservation Tips for Residential Buildings", Al-Jazeerah News Paper, No. 9035 (1997), June 24. (In Arabic). Abstract | Full Text

    4.            Al-Homoud, M. S., "Building Energy Conservation: Reasons and Means", Al-Mohandis Journal, Vol. 3 (1999), No. 1, pp. 46-50. (In Arabic). Abstract | Full Text

    5.            Al-Homoud, M. S., "Building Energy Management: A Principle, an Economy and A Well", Al-Riyadh News Paper, No. 11326 (1999), June 28. (In Arabic). Abstract | Full Text

    6.           Al-Homoud, M. S., "The Importance and Applications of Thermal Insulation in Buildings", Al-Youm News Paper, Special Publication on Building Construction- How to Build Your Own House? May 2003 (In Arabic). Abstract | Full Text

     

 
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