Paula van den Brom

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Paula van den Brom is a PhD candidate at Delft University of Technology. She finished her Masters  in Building Physics and Architecture at the Delft University. After her Masters she worked as an MEP consultant. Since 2015 she works as a PhD candidate on a research towards Residential energy consumption and the influence of the occupant.

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Journal article

4 May 2018

The difference between actual and calculated energy is called the ‘energy-performance gap’. Possible explanations for this gap are construction mistakes, improper adjusting of equipment, excessive simplification in simulation models and occupant behaviour. Many researchers and governmental institutions think the occupant is the main cause of...

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