Gnu-RL: A precocial reinforcement learning solution for building HVAC control using a Differentiable MPC policy

Best Paper Award at ACM BuildSys'20

Publication
Proceedings of the 6th ACM International Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient Buildings, Cities, and Transportation
Bingqing Chen
Bingqing Chen
PhD Student

My research interests include (i) developing learning-based methods for adaptive building control and (ii) leveraging the inherent flexibility in building loads to address challenges of modern grid operation.

Mario Bergés
Mario Bergés
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

My research interests vary, but generally gravitate towards the development of technologies to make our built enviornment and the communities in them more autonomous and efficient.