Publications

My publications in reverse-chronological order. As of April 15, 2024, my academic work received 213 citations by the research community. Please find most up-to-date citation metrics via Google Scholar.

2023

  1. A GAN-based Surrogate Model for Instantaneous Urban Wind Flow Prediction
    Kastner, Patrick,  and Dogan, Timur
    Building and Environment 2023

2021

  1. Eddy3D: A toolkit for decoupled outdoor thermal comfort simulations in urban areas
    Kastner, Patrick,  and Dogan, Timur
    Building and Environment 2021
  2. Modeling Outdoor Thermal Comfort along Cycling Routes at Varying Levels of Physical Accuracy to Predict Bike Ridership in Cambridge, MA
    Young, ElizabethKastner, PatrickDogan, Timur and 3 more authors
    Building and Environment 2021
  3. Towards Safer Work Environments During the COVID-19 Crisis: A Study Of Different Floor Plan Layouts and Ventilation Strategies Coupling OpenFOAM and Airborne Pathogen Data for Actionable, Simulation-based Feedback in Design
    De Simone, ZoeKastner, Patrick,  and Dogan, Timur
    In Building Simulation Conference Proceedings 2021
  4. Surfer: A Fast Simulation Algorithm to Predict Surface Temperatures and Mean Radiant Temperatures in Large Urban Models
    Dogan, TimurKastner, Patrick,  and Mermelstein, Remy
    Building and Environment 2021

2020

  1. Predicting Space Usage by Multi-Objective Assessment of Outdoor Thermal Comfort around a University Campus
    Kastner, Patrick,  and Dogan, Timur
    In SimAUD 2020 Proceedings 2020
  2. Solving Thermal Bridging Problems for Architectural Applications with OpenFOAM
    Kastner, Patrick,  and Dogan, Timur
    In SimAUD 2020 Proceedings 2020
  3. From Energy Performative to Livable Mediterranean Cities: An Annual Outdoor Thermal Comfort and Energy Balance Cross-climatic Typological Study
    Natanian, JonathanKastner, PatrickDogan, Timur and 1 more author
    Journal of Energy and Buildings 2020
  4. Streamlined CFD Simulation Framework to Generate Wind-pressure Coefficients on Building Facades for Airflow Network Simulations
    Dogan, Timur,  and Kastner, Patrick
    Journal of Building Simulation 2020

2019

  1. A Cylindrical Meshing Methodology for Annual Urban Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulations
    Kastner, Patrick,  and Dogan, Timur
    Journal of Building Performance Simulation 2019
  2. Towards High-Resolution Annual Outdoor Thermal Comfort Mapping In Urban Design
    Kastner, Patrick,  and Dogan, Timur
    In Building Simulation Conference Proceedings 2019

2018

  1. Streamlining Meshing Methodologies for Annual Urban CFD Simulations
    Kastner, Patrick,  and Dogan, Timur
    In IBPSA: eSIM Conference Proceedings 2018
  2. Streamlined CFD Simulation Framework to Generate Wind-Pressure Coefficients on Building Facades for Airflow Network Simulations
    Dogan, Timur,  and Kastner, Patrick
    In IBPC: 7th International Building Physics Conference Proceedings 2018
  3. Fighting Hunger in the Digital Era
    Altenmüller, Laurenz, Borrmann, Kim,  Braun, Philip and 25 more authors
    Center for Digital Technology and Management (CDTM) 2018

Theses

2022

  1. A Decoupled Framework for Fast and High-Resolution Simulations of Annual Outdoor Thermal Comfort
    Kastner, Patrick
    Ph.D. Thesis — Cornell University 2022

2016

  1. Customizing OpenFOAM to Assess Wind-induced Natural Ventilation of Classrooms: A Case Study for BRAC University
    Kastner, Patrick
    M.S. Thesis — Technical University of Munich (TUM) 2016

2012

  1. Strukturelle und elektrische Charakterisierung von multikristallinem String-Ribbon Silizium für die Photovoltaik
    Kastner, Patrick
    B.S. Thesis — University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU) 2012