PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Lisbon, IST (PT) 2008
Assistant Professor, FCUL

Scientific Interests: Buildings Heat Transfer, Urban stock energy models, Simplified models for Energy Performance Certification, Net Zero Energy Buildings, Energy Poverty
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Fonseca, J.N.B.; Oliveira Panao, Marta J.N.
Monte Carlo housing stock model to predict the energy performance indicators
Energy and Buildings Volume 152 Pages: 503-515 Published 2017

Oliveira Panao, Marta J. N.
The overall renewable energy fraction: An alternative performance indicator for evaluating Net Zero Energy Buildings
Energy and Buildings Volume: 127 Pages: 736-747 Published: 2016
DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2016.06.057

Oliveira Panao, Marta J. N.; Santos, Carolina A. P.; Mateus, Nuno M.; et al.
Validation of a lumped RC model for thermal simulation of a double skin natural and mechanical ventilated test cell
Energy and Buildings Volume: 121 Pages: 92-103 Published: 2016
DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2016.03.054

Revisiting cooling energy requirements of residential buildings in Portugal in light of climate change
Author(s): Oliveira Panao, Marta J. N.
Source: Energy and Buildings Volume: 76 Pages: 354-362 Published: JUN 2014
Times Cited: 0
DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2014.02.060

Oliveira Panao, Marta J. N.; Rebelo, Miguel P.; Camelo, Susana M. L.
How low should be the energy required by a nearly Zero-Energy Building? The load/generation energy balance of Mediterranean housing
Energy and Buildings Volume: 61 Pages: 161-171 Published: 2013
DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2013.02.031

Nunes, Ana I. F.; Oliveira Panao, Marta J. N.
Passive Cooling Load Ratio method
Energy and Buildings Volume: 64 Pages: 209-217 Published: 2013
DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2013.05.024

Oliveira Panao, Marta J. N.; Camelo, Susana M. L.; Goncalves, Helder J. P.
Solar Load Ratio and ISO 13790 methodologies: Indirect gains from sunspaces
Energy and Buildings Volume: 51 Pages: 212-222 Published: 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2012.05.019

Oliveira Panao, Marta J. N.; Camelo, Susana M. L.; Goncalves, Helder J. P.
Assessment of the Portuguese building thermal code: Newly revised requirements for cooling energy needs used to prevent the overheating of buildings in the summer
Energy Volume: 36 Issue: 5 Pages: 3262-3271 Published: 2011
DOI: 10.1016/

Panao, Marta J. N. Oliveira; Goncalves, Helder J. P.
Solar XXI building: Proof of concept or a concept to be proved?
Renewable Energy Volume: 36 Issue: 10 Pages: 2703-2710 Published: 2011

Panao, Marta J. N. Oliveira; Goncalves, Helder J. P.; Ferrao, Paulo M. C.
Numerical analysis of the street canyon thermal conductance to improve urban design and climate
Building and Environment Volume: 44 Issue: 1 Pages: 177-187 Published: 2009
DOI: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2008.02.004

Panao, Marta J. N. Oliveira; Goncalves, Helder J. P.; Ferrao, Paulo M. C.
Optimization of the urban building efficiency potential for mid-latitude climates using a genetic algorithm approach
Renewable Energy Volume: 33 Issue: 5 Pages: 887-896 Published: 2008
DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2007.04.014

Panao, Marta J. N. Oliveira; Goncalves, Helder J. P.; Ferrao, Paulo M. C.
A matrix approach coupled with Monte Carlo Techniques for solving the net radiative balance of the urban block
Boundary-Layer Meteorology Volume: 122 Issue: 1 Pages: 217-241 Published: 2007
DOI: 10.1007/s10546-006-9088-y

Aguiar, R.; Oliveira, M.; Gonçalves, H.
Climate change impacts on the thermal performance of Portuguese buildings. Results of the SIAM study
Building Services Engineering Research and Technology Volume: 23 Issue: 4 Pages: 223-231 Published: 2002

Goncalves, H; Oliveira, M; Patricio, A; et al.
How did the solar houses perform in Portugal?
Proceedings of the 22nd National Passive Solar Conference Volume: 22 Pages: 17-21 Published: 1999

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