MPC for EnergyPlus

asked 2019-05-16 13:54:20 -0500

feilongdang's avatar

updated 2019-05-16 14:26:27 -0500

Does anyone who knows how to use SimCon with GenOpt to equip the MPC (model predictive control) into EnergyPlus to optimize such as HVAC setpoint? The SimCon was an opensource software developed by Brian Coffey ( image description

The source code was written by Java, which I can not run it by the Eclipse software. Even though I read the author's related paper, doctoral dissertation, but I still can not fully understand how they work. I hope someone could help me.

At last, I just want to ask why is the best or quick way to use MPC for EnergyPlus, rather than RC model.

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Hello, I also try to use SimCon to implement MPC. Are you successful to use SimCon ? If yes, could you please give me some intructions? or Do you know other ways to implement MPC? Thank you very much !

DanW's avatar DanW  ( 2019-06-13 21:14:20 -0500 )edit