Harmohindar Singh, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor and Director of CERTSingh

Vita

ENERGY & BUILDING

Contact: 437 McNair Hall
              Email: singh@ncat.edu
              Ph: (336) 334-7575 ext. 626
              Fax: (336) 334-7126

Education

Ph.D. Wayne State University 1979
M.S. Wayne State University 1977
M.S. Panjab University 1967
B.S. Panjab University 1962

Teaching Interest

AREN 363 HVAC Principles/Systems Laboratory
AREN 364 HVAC Principles and Systems
AREN 562 HVAC Design
AREN 572 Energy Conservation
AREN 585 Senior Project I – Design Development
AREN 586 Senior Project II – Construction Documents

Research Interest

Building energy efficiency related to Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning (HVAC), and indoor air quality (IAQ); Effect of cold air distribution on the thermal conduct; Reduction of particular matter in the indoor environment

Research Projects

  • State Energy Office, North Carolina Department. “Conduct 40 Preliminary Energy Audits under the program Utility Savings Initiative”2008

  • State Energy Office, North Carolina Department. “Conduct nine Detailed Energy Audits with M & V-(DES M&V) under the program Utility Savings Initiative” 2008

  • US DOE and State Energy Office. “North Carolina Industries of the Future Profiling and Outreach Program” (subcontracted through North Carolina State University)

  • US DOE and State Energy Office. “Distributed Energy Generation: Stirling Engine Demonstration”

Selected Publications

  • Singh, H. “HVAC Design and Operations in Response to Homeland Security Issues: A Decision Making Process’ ASHRAE Winter Meeting New York (NY-08-048) January 22 2008.

  • Yeboah, F.E., Yegulalp, T.M. and H. Singh (2007). “Future Zero Emission Carbon Technology - Valuation and Policy Issues” Journal of Energy Engineering, Vol. 104, No.6, pp.8-22.

  • Yeboah, F.E., Chowdhury, F., Ilias, S., Singh, H. and L. Sparks (2007). “Protecting Buildings against Bioterrorism – Review of Guidance and Tools” ASHRAE Transactions Vol. 113, Part 1, pp. 263-272.

  • Yeboah, F.E., Yegulalp, T.M. and H. Singh (2007). “Abatement of CO2 Emissions – The Dilemma of Carbon Trading and Carbon Taxes” Proceedings of the 30th World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC), Atlanta, GA, August 15-17, 2007

  • Yeboah, F.E., Singh, H. and S. Ilias (2007). “Building Security and Bio-Chemical Terrorism – An Interdisciplinary Course” Proceedings of the Annual Conference & Exhibition of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), Honolulu, Hawaii, June 24-27, 2007.