LEED GREEN Associate, Building Performance Simulation
Francesco holds a Doctoral degree from the University of Trento in Environmental Engineering with specialisation in sustainable buildings. In collaboration with Fraunhofer ISE, his research work focused on passive solar systems, the calculation of the building energy performance and the refurbishment of blocks of flats. Francesco is a LEED Green Associate with deep experience in energy modelling in accordance with Annex G of the technical standard ASHRAE 90.1 using IES VE, Computational Fluid Dynamics software and for the calculation of thermal bridges, finite element software. Francesco is inscribed in the register of the building energy rating (BER) assessors of the Province of Trento (Odatech), he is member of AICARR (Italian Association for HVAC systems) and of IBPSA-Italy (the Italian regional affiliate of the International Building Performance Simulation Association).
Main area of activity in R2M: Francesco is involved in the sustainability services (LEED consulting, energy modeling, and commissioning) and in the activities of R2M as a IES-VE reseller. He is dealing with energy modeling also in the EU projects INDIGO, PVSITES, REEMAIN and Hit2Gap.