Skip to content

Ruben Baetens

  • MSc arch.
  • PhD student
  • KU Leuven
  • 0ReadersNumber of instances of Ruben's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 44PublicationsNumber of items in this person’s My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

building optimisation and architecture)Modelicasmart gridsSmart energy in and for the building stock (i.e. HVAC

About

Ruben Baetens is an eager practitioner in the domain of architecture and system engineering, interested in the holistic assessment of projects in the built environment. After an abroad study and research stay in Norway, he graduated in the summer of 2009 becoming Master of Applied Sciences and Engineering in Architecture (ir.-arch.) and started as PhD candidate at the K.U.Leuven.

Followers (35)

  • M  Abdul Mujeebu

    M Abdul MujeebuUniversity of Dammam College of Architecture and Planning

  • Anjukan Kathirgamanathan

    Anjukan KathirgamanathanUniversity College Dublin

  • Bert Blocken

    Bert BlockenEindhoven University of Technology, NL and KU Leuven, Belgium

  • Stijn Verbeke

    Stijn Verbeke

  • Zoltan Nagy

    Zoltan NagyUniversity of Texas at Austin Department of Civil Architectural and Environmental Engineering

  • Astrid Tijskens

    Astrid TijskensCatholic University of Leuven

Explore network

Following (31)

  • barbara wauman

    barbara wauman

  • Clayton Miller

    Clayton MillerInstitute for Technology in Architecture, ETH Zürich

  • Kenneth Bruninx

    Kenneth BruninxCatholic University of Leuven

  • Sarah Leenknegt

    Sarah LeenknegtDepartment of Civil Engineering, KU Leuven

  • Jeroen Van der Veken

    Jeroen Van der Veken

  • Hans Janssen

    Hans JanssenDepartment of Civil Engineering, KU Leuven

Explore network

Publications (44)

Multi-criteria impact evaluation of heat pump and photovoltaic based zero-energy dwellings

  • Baetens R
  • Saelens D
Proc. of the 13th Conf. of The International Building Performance Simulation Association (2013)
  • n/a

    Readers

  • n/a

    Citations

Rule-based demand side management of domestic heat pumps in zero energy neighbourhoods

  • De Coninck R
  • Baetens R
  • Saelens D
Journal of Building Performance Simulation (Submitted to:) (2013)
  • n/a

    Readers

  • n/a

    Citations

Assessing electrical bottlenecks at feeder level for residential net zero-energy buildings by integrated system simulation

  • Baetens R
  • De Coninck R
  • Van Roy J
Applied Energy (2012)
  • n/a

    Readers

  • n/a

    Citations

Innovative high performance thermal building insulation materials - Todays state-of-the-art and beyond tomorrow

  • Jelle B
  • Gustavsen A
  • Baetens R
Proceedings of the Building Enclosure Science & Technology, BEST3 (2012)
  • n/a

    Readers

  • n/a

    Citations

Using thermal mass to counter decreasing overall heating system efficiencies in low-energy dwellings

  • Reynders G
  • Baetens R
  • Saelens D
proc. of the 5th International Building Physics Conference (2012)
  • n/a

    Readers

  • n/a

    Citations

Professional experience

PhD student

KU Leuven

January 2010 - Present

Research fellow

KU Leuven

October 2009 - December 2009(2 months)

Civil technical draftsman

IBO nv / Investpro nv

August 2004 - September 2009(5 years)

Visiting research fellow

SINTEF

March 2009 - April 2009(a month)

Education history

Master of Applied Sciences and Engineering in Architecture

KU Leuven

September 2004 - June 2009(5 years)

Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige Universitet - Norwegian University of Science and Technology

August 2008 - April 2009(8 months)

Royal academy for fine arts

September 1999 - June 2004(5 years)

Sint-Romboutscollege

September 1998 - June 2004(6 years)