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2013

Refereed Journal Articles
Kim, J., de Dear, R., Cândido, C. M, Zhang, H., Arens, E. (2013). "Gender differences in office occupant perception of indoor environmental quality (IEQ)". Building and Environment 70: 245-256.

Vecchi, R., Cândido, C. M., Lamberts, R. (in press) "Desafiando os limites de temperatura com uma simples brisa: o efeito da utilização de ventiladores no conforto térmico em salas de aulas h'bridas em climas quentes e úmidos". Ambiente Constru'do (Online), 2013.

de Dear, R. J., T. Akimoto, E. A. Arens, G. Brager, C. Candido, K. W. D. Cheong, B. Li, et al. (2013) "Progress in Thermal Comfort Research Over the Last Twenty Years." Indoor Air.

Kim, J. and R. de dear. (2013) "Workspace Satisfaction: The Privacy-Communication Trade-off in Open-Plan Offices." Journal of Environmental Psychology 36: 18-26.

Roaf, S., F. Nicol, and R. de Dear. (2013) "The Wicked Problem of Designing for Comfort in a Rapidly Changing World." Architectural Science Review 56 (1): 1-3.

de Dear, R., A. Nathwani, C. Cândido, and D. Cabrera. (2013) "The Next Generation of Experientially Realistic Lab-Based Research: The University of Sydney's Indoor Environmental Quality Laboratory." Architectural Science Review 56 (1): 83-92.

Refereed Conference Papers
Parkinson, T.; de Dear, R.; Candido, C. M. (2013) Comfort Chimp: a Multi-Platform IEQ Questionnaire Development Environment. In: 11thREHVA World Congress CLIMA 2013, 2013, Praga. 11th REHVA World Congress CLIMA 2013, 2013.

Kim, J. ; Candido, C. M. ; de Dear, R.; Deuble, M. (2013) Thermal Comfort in a Large Property Portfolio: What can we do before surrendering to AC?. In: 11th REHVA World Congress CLIMA 2013, 2013, Praga. 11th REHVA World Congress CLIMA 2013, 2013.

Candido, C. M. ; de Dear, Richard ; Thomas, L. ; Kim, J. (2013) Introducing BOSSA: The Building Occupants Survey System Australia. In: The Future of HVAC 2013, 2013, Melbourne. The Future of HVAC 2013, 2013.

Saman, W. ; de Dear, R.; Soebarto, V. ; Boland, J. ; Belusko, M. ; Bennetts, H. ; Ridley, B. ; Candido, C. M. ; Deuble, M. (2013) The impact of climate change on external and internal design conditions for air conditioning loads estimation. In: The Future of HVAC 2013, 2013, Melbourne. The Future of HVAC 2013, 2013.

Cabrera, D., L. Miranda, R. Crow, and R. de Dear. (2013) "Audio and Acoustic Design of the University of Sydney's Indoor Environmental Quality Laboratory." In: Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics19 , art. no. 015016.

Research Report
Saman, W. ; Boland, J. ; Pullen, S. ; de Dear, R. ; Soebarto, V. ; Miller, W. ; Pocock, B. ; Belusko, M. ; Bruno, F. ; Whaley, D. ; Pockett, J. ; Bennetts, H. ; Ridley, B. ; Palmer, J. ; Zuo, J. ; Ma, T. ; Chileshe, N. ; Skinner, N. ; Chapman, J. ; Vujinovic, N. ; Walsh, M. ; Candido, C. M. ; Deuble, M. (2013) A framework for adaptation of Australian households to heat waves. South Australia: National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility, 2013 (Research Report).

Lamberts, R., Candido, C., de Dear, R., de Vechi, R. (2012) Towards a Brazilian Standard on Thermal Comfort.

2012

Refereed Journal Articles
Roussac, C., Bright, S. (2012) Improving environmental performance through innovative commercial leasing: An Australian case study. International Journal of Law in the Built Environment, 4(1) , pp. 6-22.

Roussac, C., Bright, S. (2012) The exacting science of ESG analysis. Investment Magazine, 86 , pp. 30-31.

De Dear, R. (2012) “Editorial: Did someone set the air on Artic? The widespread problem of over-air-conditioning”. HVAC&R Research, 18(6), 1-2.

Jendritzky, G., de Dear, R., & Havenith, G. (2012) “UTCI-Why another thermal index?” International Journal of Biometeorology, 56(3): 421-428.

Cândido, C. and R. de Dear (2012) From thermal boredom to thermal pleasure: A brief literature review. Ambiente Constru'do, V. 12, pp.81-90.

Cândido, C., R. de Dear, and M. Ohba (2012) “Effects of artificially induced heat acclimatization on subjects' thermal and air movement preferences”. Building and Environment, V. 49 (1), pp. 251-258.

Kim, J and R. de Dear (2012) "Impact of different building ventilation modes on occupant expectations of the main IEQ factors". Building and Environment, V. 57, pp. 184-193.

Kim, J and R. de Dear (2012) “Nonlinear relationships between individual IEQ factors and overall workspace satisfaction”. Building and Environment, V. 49, pp. 33-40.

Deuble, M. and R. de Dear (2012) “Green occupants for green buildings: The Missing link?” Building and Environment. V. 56, pp.21-27

Deuble, M. and R. de Dear (2012) “Mixed-mode buildings: A double standard in occupants’ comfort expectations”. Building and Environment, V.43, pp.53-60.

Psikuta, A., D. Fiala, G. Laschewski, G. Jendritzky, M. Richards, K. Błazejczyk, I. Mekjavič, H. Rintamäki, R. de Dear, and G. Havenith. (2012) “Validation of the fiala multi-node thermophysiological model for UTCI application”. International Journal of Biometeorology , 56(3): 443-460.

Refereed Conference Papers
Kim, J., & De Dear, R. Identifying substantive IEQ factors for efficient building management. In: The 46th Annual Conference of the Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA) 2012, Gold Coast, Australia.

Candido, C., De Dear, R., Thomas, L., Kim, J., & Parkinson, T. BOSSA - Building Occupants Survey System Australia. In: The 46th Annual Conference of the Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA) 2012, Gold Coast, Australia.

Kim, J., & De Dear, R. "How does occupant perception on specific IEQ factors affect overall satisfaction?" In: 7th Windsor Conference, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK.

Nakayoshi, M., Shi, R., Kanda, M., & De Dear, R. “Investigation of outdoor thermal physiology along subjects' pathway”. In: 8th International Conference on Urban Climates, Dublin, Ireland.

Nakayoshi, M., Shi, R., Kanda, M., & De Dear, R. “Development of wearable measurement system for thermal physiology”. In: 8th International Conference on Urban Climates, Dublin, Ireland.

de Dear, R., Cândido, C. M. “An Adaptive Thermal Comfort Policy for a Geographically Dispersed Property Portfolio; Deciding When and Where to Air-Condition in a Warm Climate Zone”. In: 7th Windsor Conference, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK.

Parkinson, T., de Dear, R., Cândido, C. M. “Perception of Transient Thermal Environments: Pleasure and Alliesthesia”. In: 7th Windsor Conference, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK.

Nathwani, A., de Dear, R., Cândido, C. M. “The Missing Link – Next Generation IEQ LAB with Ultimate Flexibility”. In: 7th Windsor Conference, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK.

Vecchi, R., Cândido, C. M., Lamberts, R. “Thermal history and its influence on occupants’ thermal acceptability and cooling preferences in warm-humid climates: a new desire for comfort?” In: 7th Windsor Conference, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK.

Book Chapters
Cândido, C. M. (2012) "Retrofitting comfort and indoor environmental quality". In: Richard Hyde; Nathan Groenhout; Francis Barram and Ken Yeang. (Org.). Sustainable Retrofitting of Commercial Buildings: Warm Climates. 1ed.: Routledge, 2012.

Roussac, C. (2012) "Monitoring building performance". In: Richard Hyde; Nathan Groenhout; Francis Barram and Ken Yeang. (Org.). Sustainable Retrofitting of Commercial Buildings: Warm Climates. 1ed.: Routledge, 2012.

2011

Refereed Journal Articles
Cândido, C., de Dear, R., Lamberts, R. (2011) “Combined thermal acceptability and air movement assessments in a hot humid climate”. Building and Environment.V.46, pp. 379-385.

Cândido, C., R. Lamberts, R. de Dear, L. Bittencourt, and R. De Vecchi (2011) “Towards a brazilian standard for naturally ventilated buildings: Guidelines for thermal and air movement acceptability”. Building Research and Information, V.39 (2), pp. 145-153.

de Dear, R. (2011) “Revisiting an old hypothesis of human thermal perception: Alliesthesia”. Building Research and Information, V.39 (2), pp. 108-117.

Jendritzky, G., R. de Dear, and G. Havenith (2011) “UTCI-why another thermal index?” International journal of biometeorology, pp. 1-8.
Lin, T. -P, R. de Dear, and R. -L Hwang (2011) “Effect of thermal adaptation on seasonal outdoor thermal comfort”. International Journal of Climatology, V.31 (2), pp. 302-312.

Psikuta, A., D. Fiala, G. Laschewski, G. Jendritzky, M. Richards, K. Błazejczyk, I. Mekjavič, H. Rintamäki, R. de Dear, and G. Havenith (2011) “Validation of the fiala multi-node thermophysiological model for UTCI application”. International Journal of Biometeorology, pp. 1-18.

Roussac, A. C., R. De Dear, and R. Hyde (2011) “Quantifying the 'human factor' in office building energy efficiency: A mixed-method approach”. Architectural Science Review V.54, (SPEC. ISSUE), pp. 124-131.

Roussac, A. C., J. Steinfeld, and R. de Dear. (2011) “A preliminary evaluation of two strategies for raising indoor air temperature setpoints in office buildings”. Architectural Science Review. V.54, (SPEC. ISSUE), pp. 148-156.

Refereed Conference Papers
Deuble, M., de Dear, R. (2011) “Mixed-mode buildings: A double standard in comfort”. In: The 12th International Conference on Indoor Quality and Climate, Austin, Texas, 05 - 10 June 2010.

de Dear, R. (2011) “Recent enhancements to the adaptive comfort in ASHRAE 55-2010”. In: Proceedings of the 44th Annual Architectural Science Association Conference – ANZAScA, Sydney, Australia.

Roussac, A., de Dear, R. (2011) “Revisiting summer setpoint strategies to conventional air-conditioned office buildings”. In: Proceedings of the 44th Annual Architectural Science Association Conference – ANZAScA, Sydney, Australia.

2010

Refereed Journal Articles
Arens, A., M.A. Humphreys, R. de Dear and H. Zhang (2010) “Are ‘class A’ temperature requirements realistic or desirable?” Building and Environment. V.45., pp.4-10.

Cândido, C., R. de Dear, R. Lamberts and L. Bittencourt (2010) “Air movement acceptability limits and thermal comfort in Brazil's hot humid climate zone” Building and Environment. V.45., pp. 222-229.

Cândido, C., de Dear, R., Lamberts, R., Bittencourt, L. S. (2010) Cooling exposure in hot humid climates: are occupants “addicted”? Architectural Science Review V.53, pp 1-6.

Cândido, C., Lamberts, R., Bittencourt, L. S., de Dear, R. (2010) “Aplicabilidade dos limites da velocidade do ar para fins de conforto térmico em climas quentes e úmidos” (Aplicabilility of air velocity limits in hot humid climates). Ambiente Constru'do (Online). V.10, pp. 59-68. (in Portuguese). http://seer.ufrgs.br/ambienteconstruido/article/view/12113/10604.

Knibbs, L.D. and de Dear, R.J. (2010) “Exposure to ultrafine particles and PM2.5 in four Sydney transport modes,” Atmospheric Environment, V.44, pp3224-3227.

Refereed Conference Papers
Cândido, C. M., Lamberts, R., de Dear, R., Bittencourt, L. S. (2010) “Toward a Brazilian standard for naturally ventilated buildings: guidelines for thermal and air movement acceptability”. In: 2010 Windsor Conference - Adapting to Change: New Thinking on Comfort, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK. http://nceub.commoncense.info/index.php?n=OpenAccess.WindsorConference2010.

Deuble, M. and de Dear (2010) “Green occupants for Green Buildings: The Missing Link?”. In: 2010 Windsor Conference - Adapting to Change: New Thinking on Comfort, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK. http://nceub.commoncense.info/index.php?n=OpenAccess.WindsorConference2010.

Roussac, C., de Dear, R. and Steinfeld, J. (2010) “A preliminary evaluation of two strategies for raising indoor temperature setpoints in office buildings”. In: 44th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association On the edge: Cross-disciplinary connections in architectural science. Auckland, NZ.

Roussac, C., de Dear, R. and Hyde, R. (2010) “Quantifying the 'human factor' in office building energy efficiency: A mixed-method approach”. In: 44th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association On the edge: Cross-disciplinary connections in architectural science. Auckland, NZ.

Thomas, L and de Dear, R. (2010) ‘Air conditioning, Comfort and Energy in India’s Commercial Building Sector”. In: 2010 Windsor Conference - Adapting to Change: New Thinking on Comfort, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK. http://nceub.commoncense.info/index.php?n=OpenAccess.WindsorConference2010.

Scholarly Book Chapters
Batista, J.O., Lamberts, R., Cândido, C. M. (2010) Desempenho das estratégias bioclimáticas de projeto: inércia térmica e ventilação natural (Evaluating bioclimatic design strategies: thermal mass and natural ventilation). In: Casa Eficiente: Bioclimatologia e Desempenho Térmico. 1st ed. UFSC, Lamberts et al (Ed), 127p. ISBN 9788574260.

Cândido, C., de Dear, R., Lamberts, R., Bittencourt, L. S. (2010) Cooling exposure in hot humid climates: are occupants “addicted”? in: Transforming markets in the Built Environment Adapting to Climate Change, Susan Roaf (ed.), Earthscan, UK, 144 pp. ISBN 9781849710886

2009

Refereed Journal Articles
de Dear, R.J. (2009) “The theory of thermal comfort in naturally ventilated indoor environments: The pleasure principle” International Journal of Ventilation. V.8(3), pp.243-250.

Knibbs, L., de Dear, R.J., Morawska, L. and K.L. Mengersen (2009) “On-road ultrafine particle concentration in the M5 East road tunnel, Sydney, Australia,” Atmospheric Environment V.43(22-23), pp.3510-3519.

Knibbs, L., de Dear, R.J. and Atkinson, S. (2009) “Field study of air change rate and air flow rate in six automobiles,” Indoor Air V.19(4), 303-313.

Peeters, L, de Dear, R. J, Hensen, J, D’haeseleer,W. (2009) “Thermal comfort in residential buildings: Comfort values and scales for building energy simulation. Applied Energy, V.86, pp.772-780.

Refereed Conference Papers
Cândido, C., de Dear, R., Lamberts, R., Bittencourt, L. S. (2009) “Air movement preference and thermal comfort: A survey in classrooms during summer season in Brazil”, Proceedings of 26th Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture, Quebec City, Canada.

Cândido, C., Lamberts, R., Bittencourt, L. de Dear, R. (2009) The application of air velocity limits for thermal comfort purposes in hot-humid climates (Aplicabilidade de limites da velocidade do para efeito de confort térmico em climas quentes e úmidos). Proceedings of Latin America Conference and National Meeting of Thermal Comfort (X Encontro Nacional e VI Encontro Latino-Americano de Conforto no Ambiente Constru'do) – 16 to 18, October 2009, Natal - RN, Brazil.

de Dear, R. (2009) The theory of thermal comfort in naturally ventilated indoor environments: “The pleasure principle” Proceedings of Latin America Conference and National Meeting of Thermal Comfort (X Encontro Nacional e VI Encontro Latino-Americano de Conforto no Ambiente Constru'do) – 16 to 18, October 2009, Natal - RN, Brazil.

de Dear, R. (2009) “Towards a theory of adaptive thermal comfort – the pleasure principle,” paper 804 in Proceedings of Healthy Buildings 2009, Syracuse NY, USA 13-17 September 2009.

de Dear, R. (2009) “The theory of thermal comfort in naturally ventilated indoor environments – the pleasure principle”, in Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Natural Ventilation, Architectural Institute of Japan, Tokyo, 15-16 March, 2009.

de Dear, R (2009) Thermal comfort in natural ventilation - A neurophysiological hypothesis, Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Architectural Science Association Conference – ANZAScA, Launceston Tasmania.

Deuble, M and R de Dear (2009) “Do green buildings need green occupants?” paper 229 in Proceedings of Healthy Buildings 2009, Syracuse NY, USA 13-17 September 2009.

Drake, S., R. de Dear, A. Alessi, A. and M. Deuble (2009) Occupant comfort in naturally ventilated and mixed-mode spaces within air-conditioned offices, Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Architectural Science Association Conference – ANZAScA, Launceston Tasmania.

Hyde, R., Rajapaksha, I., Groenhout, N., Barram, F., Mohammad, A. N., Cândido, C. M., R Rajapaksha, H. (2009) “Towards a methodology for retrofitting commercial buildings using bioclimatic principles”. In: 43rd Annual Conference of the Architectural Science Association ANZASca, Launceston.

Lin, T.P., de Dear, R., Matzarakis, A. and Hwang R.L. (2009) “Prediction of thermal acceptability in hot-humid outdoor settings in Taiwan,” in Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Urban Climate ICUC-7, International Associate of Urban Climate, B15-1, Yokahama, Japan 29 June – 3 July 2009.

Scholarly Book Chapters
Jendritzky, G. and R. de Dear (2009) “Adaptation and thermal environment.” Ch.2 in K. Ebi, I. Burton and G.R. McGregor (eds) Biometeorology for Adaptation to Climate Variability and Change. (Springer Science+Business: NY). pp. 9-32.

2008

Refereed Journal Articles
Vaneckova, P., Hart, M. A., Beggs P.J, de Dear,R.J. (2008) “Synoptic analysis of heat-related mortality in Sydney, Australia, 1993 – 2001”. International Journal of Biometeorology. V.52(6), pp.439-451.

Vaneckova, P., Beggs P.J, de Dear,R.J., McCracken, K.W. (2008) “Effect of temperature on mortality during the six warmer months in Sydney, Australia, between 1993 and 2004,“ Environmental Research. Volume 108(3), pp.361-369.

Refereed Conference Papers
Arens, E., M.A. Humphreys, R. de Dear and H. Zhang (2008) “Are ‘Class A’ temperature requirements realistic or desirable?” Proceedings of the International Symposium on the Interaction Human and Building Environment, Yonsei University, Seoul Korea, 2-3 July 2008.

Cândido, C., R. de Dear , R. Lamberts and L. Bittencourt (2008) “Natural ventilation and thermal comfort: air movement acceptability inside naturally ventilated buildings in Brazilian hot humid zone,” Proceedings of Conference: Air Conditioning and the Low Carbon Cooling Challenge, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK, 27-29 July 2008. London: Network for Comfort and Energy Use in Buildings, http://nceub.org.uk.

Cândido, C., R. Lamberts, L. Bittencourt, and R. de Dear (2008) “Aceitabilidade do movimento do ar e conforto térmico em edificações naturalmente ventiladas em Maceió/AL. (Air movement acceptability inside naturally ventilated buildings in Maceio city).” Proceedings XII Encontro Nacional de Tecnologia do Ambiente Construido - ENTAC, 7th - 10th October 2008 Fortaleza - Ceará, Brazil.

de Dear, R.J. (2008) “Thermal comfort, residential air conditioning and peak electricity demand in Australia” Proceedings of the International Symposium on the Interaction Human and Building Environment, Yonsei University, Seoul Korea, 2-3 July 2008.

de Dear, R.J. (2008) “Heat waves, thermal discomfort, and residential air conditioning: The problem of peak electricity demand,” Proceedings of the 18th International Congress of Biometeorology, Tokyo Japan, 22-26 September 2008

de Dear, R.J. and White, S. (2008) “Residential air conditioning, thermal comfort and peak electricity demand,” in the proceedings of the conference: Air Conditioning and the Low Carbon Cooling Challenge, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK, 27-29 July 2008. London: Network for Comfort and Energy Use in Buildings, http://nceub.org.uk.

de Dear, R.J. and White, S. (2008) “Residential air conditioning, comfort and demand response.” Proceedings of Indoor Air 08, Copenhagen Denmark

Jendritzky, G., P. Weihs, E. Batchvarova, G. Havenith, and R. de Dear (2008) “The universal thermal climate index UTCI: Goal and state of COST Action 730 and ISB Commission 6,” Proceedings of the 18th International Congress of Biometeorology, Tokyo Japan, 22-26 September 2008.

Knibbs, L., de Dear, R.J., Morawska, L., Atkinson, S.E. (2008) “On-road quantification of the key characteristics of automobile HVAC systems in relation to in-cabin sub-micrometer particle pollution.” Proceedings of Indoor Air 08, Copenhagen Denmark

Ward, J.K., Wall, J., West, S. and de Dear, R.J. (2008) “Beyond Comfort – Managing the Impact of HVAC Control on the Outside World,” Proceedings of Conference: Air Conditioning and the Low Carbon Cooling Challenge, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, UK, 27-29 July 2008. London: Network for Comfort and Energy Use in Buildings, http://nceub.org.uk.

Scholarly Book Chapters
Bittencourt, L., Cândido, C. (2008) Introdução a ventilação natural (Introduction to natural ventilation). Maceió: Edufal, 3ed. 173p.

2007

Refereed Journal Articles
Knibbs, L., de Dear, R., Morawska, L. and Coote, P.M. (2007) “A simple and inexpensive dilution system for the TSI 3007 condensation particle counter,” Atmospheric Environment, V.41, pp.4553-4557.

Fabbian, D., de Dear, R., and Lellyett, S. (2007) “Application of artificial neural network forecasts to predict fog at Canberra International Airport,” Weather and Forecasting, V.22(2), pp.372-381.

Hart, M., de Dear, R. and Beggs, P. (2007) “A synoptic climatology of pollen concentrations during the six warmest months in Sydney, Australia.” International Journal of Biometeorology. V.51(3), pp.209-220.

Refereed Conference Papers
de Dear, R.J. (2007) “Adaptive comfort applications in Australia and Impacts on Building Energy Consumption,” Day Two Proceedings of Sustainable Built Environments – 6th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality, Ventilation and Energy Conservation in Buildings, Sendai Japan, eds Hiroshi Yoshino,. pp. 17-24.

2006 and earlier

Refereed Journal Articles
Goto, T., Toftum, J., de Dear, R.J., Fanger, P.O. (2006) “Thermal sensation and thermophysiological responses to metabolic step-changes,” International Journal of Biometeorology. V.50(5), pp.323-332.

Van der Linden, A.C., Boerstra, A.C., Raue, A.K., Kurvers, S.R. and de Dear, R.J. (2006) “Adaptive temperature limits: A new guideline in The Netherlands. A new approach for the assessment of building performance with respect to thermal indoor climate.” Energy and Buildings. V.38, pp.8-17.

Shitzer, A. and de Dear, R.J. (2006) “Inconsistencies in the “new” wind chill chart at low wind speeds.” Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. V.45(5), pp.787-790.

de Dear, R.J. (2006) “Adapting buildings to a changing climate: but what about the occupants?” Building Research and Information. V.34(1), pp.78-81.

de Dear, R.J. (2004) “Thermal comfort in practice.” Indoor Air. V.14 (supp.7), pp.32-39.

Hart, M. and de Dear, R. (2004) “Weather sensitivity in household appliance energy end-use.” Energy and Buildings, 36(2), 161-174.

Brager, G., Paliaga, G. and de Dear, R.J. Olesen, B., Wen, J. Nicol, F. and Humphreys, M. (2004) “Operable windows, personal control and occupant comfort.” ASHRAE Trans., Vol. 110(2), pp.17-35.

Morgan, C. and de Dear, R. (2003) “Weather, clothing and thermal adaptation to indoor climate.” Climate Research. V.24(3), pp.267-284.

Erlandson, T., Cena, K., de Dear, R. and Havenith, G. (2003) “Environmental and human factors influencing thermal comfort of office occupants in hot-humid and hot-arid climates.” Ergonomics. V.46 (6), pp.616-628.

Spagnolo, J. and de Dear, R.J. (2003) “A Human Thermal Climatology of Subtropical Sydney.” International Journal of Climatology. V.23, pp.1383-1395.

Spagnolo, J. and de Dear, R.J. (2003) “A Field Study of Thermal Comfort in Outdoor and Semi-Outdoor Environments in Subtropical Sydney Australia.” Building and Environment. V38, pp.721-738.

de Dear, R.J. (2002) “The adaptive model of thermal comfort and energy conservation in the built environment.” Institute for Building Environment and Energy Conservation. V.22(6), pp. 31-35. (ISSN: 0389-2638). (in Japanese).

de Dear, R.J. and Brager, G.S. (2002) "Thermal comfort in naturally ventilated buildings: Revisions to ASHRAE Standard 55." Energy and Buildings. V.34(6), 549-561.

Oguro, M., Arens, E., de Dear, R., Zhang, H., Katayama, T. (2002) “Convective heat transfer coefficients and clothing insulations for parts of the clothed human body under airflow conditions.” Journal of Architectural Planning and Environmental Engineering (AIJ), V.561, pp21-29.

Oguro, M., Arens, E., de Dear, R., Zhang, H., Katayama, T. (2002) “Convective heat transfer coefficients and clothing insulations for parts of the clothed human body under calm conditions.” Journal of Architectural Planning and Environmental Engineering (AIJ), V.561, pp.31-39.

Oguro, M., Arens, E., de Dear, R., Zhang, H., Katayama, T. (2001) Evaluation of the effect of air flow on clothing insulation and total heat transfer coefficients for each part of the clothed human body." Journal of Architectural Planning and Environmental Engineering (AIJ), V.549, pp.13-21.

Olesen, B.W., de Dear, R.J. and Brager, G.S. (2001). "Status and new developments in indoor thermal environmental standards." Journal of the Human Environment System. V.5(1), pp1-12.

de Dear, R.J. and Brager, G.S. (2001) "The adaptive model of thermal comfort and energy conservation in the built environment." International Journal of Biometeorology. V.45(2), pp.100-108.

Cena, K. and de Dear, R.J. (2001) "Thermal comfort and behavioural strategies in offices buildings located in a hot-arid climate," Journal of Thermal Biology. V.26, pp.409 –414.

Brager, G. and de Dear, R. (2000) "A standard for natural ventilation." ASHRAE Journal. V.42(10), pp.21-27.

Cena, K and de Dear, R.J. (1999) “Field study of occupant thermal comfort and office thermal environments in a hot, arid climate.” ASHRAE Transactions, V.105(2) pp. 204-217.

de Dear R.J. and Brager, G. (1998) “Developing an adaptive model of thermal comfort and preference,” ASHRAE Transactions., V.104(1a), pp.145-167. Reprinted in Schiller Brager, G. (ed.) (1998) Field Studies of Thermal Comfort and Adaptation - ASHRAE Technical Data Bulletin, V.14(1). pp. 27-49.

Brager, G.S. and de Dear, R.J. (1998) “Thermal adaptation in the built environment: A literature review,” Energy and Buildings, V.27(1), pp.83-96.

de Dear, R.J. (1998) “A global database of thermal comfort field experiments,” ASHRAE Transactions., V.104(1b), pp.1141-1152. Reprinted in Schiller Brager, G (ed.) (1998) Field Studies of Thermal Comfort and Adaptation - ASHRAE Technical Data Bulletin, V.14(1). pp. 15-26.

Chan, D.W.T., Burnett, J., de Dear, R. and Ng, S.C.H. (1998) “A large scale survey of thermal comfort in office premises in Hong Kong,” ASHRAE Transactions., V.104(1B), pp.1172-1180. Reprinted in Schiller Brager, G (ed) (1998) Field Studies of Thermal Comfort and Adaptation - ASHRAE Technical Data Bulletin., V.14(1). pp. 76-84.

Sheppard, R., R J de Dear, D Rowe and B McAvaney (1997) “Impact of climate change on commercial building energy consumption : the Sydney Region,” Journal of the Australian Institute of Refrigerating, Air-Conditioning and Heating, V.51(12) , pp.20-25.

de Dear, R.J., Arens, E.A., Zhang, H. and Oguro, M. (1997) “Convective and radiative heat transfer coefficients for individual human body segments,” International Journal of Biometeorology, V.40(3), pp.141-156.

Fountain, M., Brager, G. and de Dear, R. (1996) “Expectations of indoor climate control.” Energy and Buildings, V.24, pp.179-182.

Li, Y., Holcombe, B.V., R.J. de Dear (1996) “Enhancement of coolness to the touch by hygroscopic fibers Part II: Physical Mechanisms,” Textile Research Journal, V.66(9), pp.587-594

Sheppard, R., R J de Dear, D Rowe and B McAvaney (1996) “The impact of climate change on energy consumption in buildings,” Journal of the Australian Institute of Refrigerating, Air-Conditioning and Heating, Vol.50(9), pp.24-27. ISSN is 1036-2401.

de Dear, R.J. and M.E. Fountain (1994) "Field experiments on occupant comfort and office thermal environments in a hot-humid climate," ASHRAE Transactions, Vol.100(2), pp.457-475.

de Dear, R.J. and M.E. Fountain (1994) Cover feature – "Thermal comfort in air-conditioned office buildings in the tropics," Journal of the Australian Institute of Refrigerating, Air-Conditioning and Heating, Vol.48(9), pp.14-30.

Fountain, M.E., E. Arens, R. de Dear, F. Bauman, and K. Miura (1994) "Locally controlled air movement preferred in warm environments," ASHRAE Transactions, Vol.100(2), pp.937-952.

Ring, J.W., R.J. de Dear and A. Melikov. (1993) "Human thermal sensation: Frequency response to sinusoidal stimuli at the surface of the skin." Energy and Buildings. V.20(2), pp.159-165.

de Dear, R.J., J.W. Ring and P.O. Fanger. (1993) "Thermal sensations resulting from sudden ambient temperature changes." Indoor Air - International Journal of Indoor Air Quality and Climate. V.3(3), pp.181-192.

de Dear, R.J. (1992) "In defence of space cooling and the science of thermal comfort." Invited contribution to a special issue of Energy and Buildings, edited by L.Lutzenhiser and W.Kempton, Vol.18, pp.260-262.

Dutt, A.J., de Dear, R.J. and P. Krishnan (1992) "Full scale and model investigation of natural ventilation and thermal comfort in a building", Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, Vol.(44), pp.2599-2609.

Ring, J.W. and R.J. de Dear (1991) "Temperature transients: A model for heat diffusion through skin, thermoreceptor response and thermal sensation." Indoor Air - International Journal of Indoor Air Quality and Climate, Vol.1(4), pp.448-456.

de Dear, R.J., Leow, K.G. and S.C. Foo (1991) "Thermal comfort in the humid tropics: Field experiments in air conditioned and naturally ventilated buildings in Singapore." International Journal of Biometeorology, Vol.34, pp.259-265.

de Dear, R.J., Leow, K.G. and A. Ameen (1991) "Thermal comfort in the humid tropics – Part I: Preferred temperature climate-chamber experiments in Singapore". ASHRAE Transactions, Vol.97(1), pp.874-879.

de Dear, R.J., Leow, K.G. and A. Ameen (1991) "Thermal comfort in the humid tropics – Part II: Thermal acceptability climate-chamber experiments in Singapore". ASHRAE Transactions, Vol.97(1), pp.880-886.

Leow, K.G. and R.J. de Dear (1990) "Energy conservation in air conditioning – Proposed thermal comfort design criteria for Singapore," Journal of the Institution of Engineers, Singapore. Vol.30(6), pp.53-60.

de Dear, R.J. and K.G. Leow (1990) "Indoor climate and thermal comfort in high-rise public housing in an equatorial climate : A field study in Singapore." Atmospheric Environment, Vol.24B(2), pp.313-320.

de Dear, R.J., Knudsen, H.N. and P.O. Fanger (1989) "Impact of air humidity on thermal comfort during step-changes. ASHRAE Transactions, Vol.95,(2), pp.336-350.

de Dear, R.J. (1989) "Diurnal and seasonal variations in human thermal climate of Singapore." Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography, Vol.10(1), pp.13-26.

Olesen, B.W., Hasebe, Y. and R.J. de Dear (1988) "Clothing insulation asymmetry and thermal comfort." ASHRAE Transactions, Vol.94(1), pp.32-51.

de Dear, R.J. and A. Auliciems (1988) "Airconditioning in Australia - II - User attitudes." Architectural Science Review, Vol.31, pp.19-27.

de Dear, R.J. (1987) "Ping pong globe thermometers for mean radiant temperature." Heating and Ventilating Engineer and Journal of Air Conditioning, V.60(681), pp.10-12.

Auliciems, A. and R.J. de Dear (1986) "Air conditioning in a tropical climate: Impacts upon European residents in Darwin Australia." International Journal of Biometeorology, Vol.30(3), pp.259-282.

Auliciems, A. and R.J. de Dear (1986) "Airconditioning in Australia - I - Human thermal factors." Architectural Science Review, Vol.29(3), pp.67-75.

de Dear, R.J. and Auliciems, A. (1985) "Validation of the Predicted Mean Vote model of thermal comfort in six Australian field surveys". ASHRAE Transactions, Vol.91(2), pp.452-468.

Refereed Conference Papers
de Dear, R.J. (2006) “Adaptive thermal comfort in building management and performance,” Proceedings of Healthy Buildings 2006 – Lisbon Portugal, eds de Oliveira Fernandes, E., Gameiro da Silva, M. and J. Rosada Pinto, Vol.1, pp.31-36.

Hart, M., de Dear, R. and Hyde, R. (2004) “A climatology of photochemical smog episodes in Sydney, Australia.” Proceedings of the 13th Conference on the Applications of Air Pollution Meteorology with the Air and Waste Management Association. Vancouver, Canada. American Meteorological Society. Boston.

Hart, M. and de Dear, R. (2003) “Synoptic signatures behind photochemical smog episodes in Sydney.” Proceedings of the National Clean Air Conference: Linking air pollution science, policy and management. Newcastle, Australia.

Hart, M. and de Dear, R. (2002): The impacts of outdoor weather on residential energy consumption. Proceedings of ANZAScA 2002 The modern practice of architectural science: from pedagogy to andragogy? 36th annual conference of the Australian and New Zealand architectural science association. Deakin University, Geelong. 173-178.

Bergman, B., Morawska, L., de Dear, R. and Cena, K. (2003) “A review of quantitative approaches to linking human productivity to indoor air quality.” Proceedings of SASBE 2003. Brisbane.

Hart, M. and de Dear, R. (2002) “Impact of outdoor weather on residential energy consumption.” In Proceedings of the 2002 Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), 1-4 November 2002 (Geelong: Deakin University).

Hart, M. and de Dear, R. (2002) “Human biometeorological dimensions of residential energy consumption.” In 15th Conference on Biometeorology and Aerobiology, 27 October – 1 November (Kansas City: American Meteorological Society), pp.134-138.

Hart, M. and de Dear, R. (2002) “Greenhouse climatic impacts on residential energy consumption.” In 15th Conference on Biometeorology and Aerobiology, 27 October – 1 November (Kansas City: American Meteorological Society), pp.363-366.

Goto, T., Toftum, J., de Dear, R.D. and Fanger, P.O. (2002) "Thermal sensation and comfort with transient metabolic rates," In Indoor Air 2002: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate, Vol. 1, H Levin, ed., Indoor Air 2002, Santa Cruz, California, 2002, pp. 1032-1037

Morgan, C.M., de Dear. R.J. and Brager, G.S. (2002) "Climate, clothing and adaptation in the built environment," In Indoor Air 2002: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate, Vol. 5, H Levin, ed., Indoor Air 2002, Santa Cruz, California, 2002, pp. 98-103

Erlandson, T., Cena, K. and de Dear, R. (2002) "Gender differences in thermal comfort sensations and adaptive behaviour of office occupants in a hot-arid climate." Environmental Ergonomics X – Papers from the 10th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics, Fukuoka Japan, 23-27 September 2002. pp.841-844.

de Dear, R. and Potter, J. (2002) "Outdoor thermal comfort." Environmental Ergonomics X – Papers from the 10th International Conference on Environmental Ergonomics, Fukuoka Japan, 23-27 September 2002. pp.759-764.

Skinner, C.J. and R.J. de Dear. (2001) "Climate and tourism - an Australian perspective." Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Climate, Tourism and Recreation. Eds A. Matzarakis and C. R. de Freitas. International Society of Biometeorology, Commission on Climate Tourism and Recreation. December 2001 Thessaloniki Greece, WP17, 1-18.

Cena, K. and de Dear, R.J. (2001) "Thermal Comfort and behavioural strategies in offices buildings in a hot-arid climate," International Thermal Physiology Symposium (Official IUPS Satellite Meeting), University of Wollongong, 2-6 September 2001. Edited by Nigel Taylor.

Brager, G.S. and de Dear, R.J. (2001) "Climate, Comfort and Natural Ventilation: A New Adaptive Comfort Standard for ASHRAE Standard 55." Proceedings of "Moving Thermal Comfort Standards into the 21st Century: An International Conference, 5-8th April 2001, edited by Fergus Nicol (Oxford Brooks University: Oxford).

de Dear, R.J. (2001) "The adaptive model of thermal comfort and energy conservation in the built environment." Proceedings of the 20th International Congress of Refrigeration : 19-24 September 1999, Sydney Australia. Edited by Cleland, D.J. and Dixon, C. (International Institute of Refrigeration: Sydney) (ISBN: 2-913149-06-5)

de Dear, R.J. (1999) Proceedings of HybVent Forum '99 - First International One-Day Forum on natural and Hybrid Ventilation, edited by Chen, Z, Delsante, A., Li, Y and Rowe, D. (CSIRO, U Sydney, International Energy Agency: Sydney), pp.1-9.

Potter, J.C. and de Dear, R.J (1999) "Field Study to Calibrate an Outdoor Thermal Comfort Index”, Proceedings of the 15th International Congress of Biometeorology and International Conference on Urban Climatology, edited by R. de Dear and J. Potter (Macquarie University; Sydney) (ISBN 1 86408 5436). pp.COMBPO2.03.1-6.

Pickup, J. and de Dear, R. (1999) "An Outdoor Thermal Comfort Index (OUT_SET*) - Part I - The Model and its Assumptions," Proceedings of the 15th International Congress of Biometeorology and International Conference on Urban Climatology, edited by R. de Dear and J. Potter (Macquarie University; Sydney) (ISBN 1 86408 5436). pp.ICB9.4.1-6.

de Dear, R. and Pickup, J. (1999) "An Outdoor Thermal Comfort Index (OUT_SET*) - Part II - Applications," Proceedings of the 15th International Congress of Biometeorology and International Conference on Urban Climatology, edited by R. de Dear and J. Potter (Macquarie University; Sydney) (ISBN 1 86408 5436). pp.ICB10.2.1-6.

Cena, K. and de Dear, R. (1999) "Thermal Neutrality and Preference in a Hot-arid Climate," Proceedings of the 15th International Congress of Biometeorology and International Conference on Urban Climatology, edited by R. de Dear and J. Potter (Macquarie University; Sydney) (ISBN 1 86408 5436). pp.ICB21.4.1-6.

Morgan, C. and de Dear, R. (1999) "Office Dress Codes, Thermal Comfort and Building Energy Conservation," Proceedings of the 15th International Congress of Biometeorology and International Conference on Urban Climatology, edited by R. de Dear and J. Potter (Macquarie University; Sydney) (ISBN 1 86408 5436). pp.ICB23.2.1-6.

de Dear, R.J. (1998) “A global database of thermal comfort applied to questions of air speed and humidity limits in standards” Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Human-Environment System, Yokohama November 1998. (ICHES98 Organising Committee; Yokohama), pp.342-345

Cena, K. and R. de Dear (1997) “Assessment and prediction of thermal comfort of the aged in indoor environments,” Proceedings of the 13th International Ergonomics Association Conference, V.4 edited by P.Seppala, T.Luopajarvi, C.Nygard and M.Mattila (Helsinki; Finnish Institute of Occupational Health), pp.427-429.

Sheppard, R., R.J. de Dear, D Rowe and B McAvaney (1996) “The impact of climate change on energy consumption in buildings,” In Proceedings of the Australian Institute of Refrigeration, Air-Conditioning and Heating International Conference. (AIRAH, Melbourne, 17-20 April 1996), 8 pp. ISBN: 0 949436 22 4

de Dear, R. and K. Cena (1995) “Thermal comfort and thermoregulation in the workplace.” In Proceedings of the 10th Biennial Conference - Exercise and Thermoregulation., edited by Sutton, J.R., Thompson, M.W. and M.E. Torade (Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney), pp.249-257.

de Dear, R.J. (1994) "Thermal Comfort in Air-Conditioned Office Buildings in the Tropics." In Proceedings of AIRAH Seminar - Improving the Indoor Environment of Office Buildings. (AIRAH NSW Division; Sydney 18 July 1994).

de Dear, R.J. (1994) "Thermal Comfort in Air-Conditioned Office Buildings in the Tropics." In Proceedings of AIRAH Seminar - Indoor Health and Comfort Seminar : The Fanger Lecture Tour. (AIRAH Vic Division; Melbourne, 11 November 1994).

de Dear, R.J. (1991) "A psycho-physiological analog of societal response to climatic change". In ABSTRACTS - International Conference on Climatic Impacts on the Environment and Society (CIES),- University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan, January 1991. p.26.

Dutt, A.J., de Dear, R. and P. Krishnan (1991) "Full scale and model investigation of ventilation and comfort in a building". In Preprints of the Eighth International Conference on Wind Engineering, London, Ontario Canada, July 1991, pp10.1-10.2.

Ring, J.W. and R.J. de Dear (1990) "A model for heat diffusion through skin, thermoreceptor response and sensation of temperature change." In Walkinshaw, D.S. (ed.) Indoor Air '90 : Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate, (Ottawa: National Research Council), Vol.1, pp.717-722.

Knudsen H.N., de Dear, R.J. and P.O. Fanger (1989) "Impact of clothing fibre type on thermal comfort during humidity transients." In Proceedings of The 2nd World Congress on Heating, Ventilating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning - CLIMA 2000, Vol.3, pp.92-97. Edited by Kulic,E., Todorovic,B., and Novak,P. (Amersfoort Netherlands : REHVA).

de Dear,R.J., Tanabe,S., Knudsen,H.N., Pejtersen,J.H., Mackeprang,J. and P.O. Fanger (1987) "Thermal response of woolen clothing during humidity transients." In Indoor Air '87 : Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate, Vol.3, pp.399-403. Edited by Seifert,B., Esdorn,H., Fischer,M., Ruden,H., and Wegner,J. (West Berlin: W.H.O.).

Fanger, P.O. and R.J. de Dear (1986) "Thermal comfort in passive solar buildings". In Proceedings of the Commission for the European Communities Contractors' Coordination Meeting - Research Areas A and D, Brussels.

de Dear, R.J. and A. Auliciems (1985) "Thermal neutrality and acceptability in six Australian field studies." In Proceedings of the 1st World Congress on Heating, Ventilating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning - CLIMA 2000. Edited by P.O. Fanger, (Copenhagen : VVS Kongress - VVS Messe), Vol.4, pp.103-108.

Auliciems, A. and R.J de Dear (1984) "Impacts of air cooling on Europeans in a tropical climate." In Proceedings of Indoor Air '84: Buildings, Ventilation and Thermal Climate. Edited by Berglund,B., Lindvall,T., and J. Sundell, (Stockholm: Swedish Council for Building Research), pp.337-342.