Wahid Maref

Professeur
Degrees Dipl. d'ing. d'État (École Nationale Polytechnique d'Alger), D.E.A. (Université Paris VI), Ph.D. (Institut Polytechnique de Toulouse)
Office A-3497
Presentation

Département de génie de la construction

Research interests:

  • Energy
  • Materials and manufacturing
  • Environment

Research areas:

  • Building Science and Building Physics
  • Modelling and Numerical Simulation of Building Heat and Moisture Transfer
  • Fluid Mechanics and CFD Modelling
  • Energy System Performance Analysis
  • National and International Building Codes and Standards Development
  • Design and Development of test Bench
  • Experimental Methods and Procedures
  • Small - and full - scale laboratory and field Testing
  • Assessment of a Building Envelope Hygrothermal Performance
  • Building Envelope’s Energy Systems and Air Tightness Analysis
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Integrating sustainability : 12 Montréal 2009 : Canadian Conference on Building Science & Technology, May 6, 7 and 8, 2009, Montréal, Québec, Canada
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International Conference on Building Envelope Systems and Technologies (ICBEST 2010)
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International Workshop on Whole Building Testing, Evaluation and Modelling for Energy Assessment
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13th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology
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1st International Building Physics Conference
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10th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology : Building science and the Integrated Design Process : Proceedings
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10th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology : Building science and the Integrated Design Process : Proceedings
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10th International Conference for Enhanced Building Operations (ICEBO)
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Building Envelope Symposium
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10th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality, Ventilation and Energy Conservation in Buildings (IAQVEC)
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Solutions to moisture problems in building enclosures : proceedings of the eighth Conference on Building Science and Technology, February 22-23, 2001, Toronto, Ontario
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6th Symposium on Building Physics in the Nordic Countries
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Design and construction of durable building envelopes : proceedings of the 9th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology
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Building Envelope Sustainability: the future is in the balance
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Buildings XIII: Thermal Performance of Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings
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BEST2 Conference : Building Enclosure Science & Technology
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13th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology
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Le premier congrès maghrébin de mécanique : Ghardaïa, 23-26 mars 1996
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Heat Transfer in Condensation : Proceedings of the Eurotherm Seminar 47
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Proceeding of 50th congres ATI
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Proceedings of the 12th International Heat Transfer Conference
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Research in building physics : proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Building Physics, 14-18 September 2003, Antwerpen, Belgium
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3rd International Conference on Computational Heat and Mass Transfer (ICCHMT)
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CIB World Building Congress 2004, Building for the Future Building for the future : in conjunction with the 5th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality, Ventilation and Energy Conservation in Buildings ; and the 6th International Conference on Mult
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11. Bauklimatisches Symposium : Tagungsbeiträge = 11th Symposium of Building Physics : proceedings : Dresden, 26.-30. September 2002
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Proceedings of eSim 2002
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Proceedings : 11th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology
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Proceedings : 12th Symposium for Building Physics
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Thermal Performance of Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings X
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Proceedings of the 4th International Building Physics Conference
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1st Central European Symposium on Building Physics
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Building Enclosure Council Science and Technology 3 (BEST 3) Conference: High Performance Building : Combining Field Experience and Innovation
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Full scale test facilities for evaluation of energy and hygrothermal performances : International workshop
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Proceedings of eSim 2004 = Les comptes rendus d'eSim 2004
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Performance of Exterior Envelopes of Whole Building VIII: Integration of Building Envelopes
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International Conference on Building Envelope Systems and Technologies (ICBEST)
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Building Enclosure Council Science and Technology 3 (BEST 3) Conference: High Performance Building : Combining Field Experience and Innovation
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Building Enclosure Science & Technology (BEST 4)
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11th International Conference on Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings XI
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11th International Conference on Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings XI
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Symposium 11th International Vacuum Insulation Symposium (IVIS) : proceedings
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Performance of Exterior Envelopes of Whole Building VIII: Integration of Building Envelopes
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Integrating sustainability : 12 Montréal 2009 : Canadian Conference on Building Science & Technology, May 6, 7 and 8, 2009, Montréal, Québec, Canada
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Energy Simulation Conference "eSim"
Courses and support services

Courses

CTN731 Enveloppe du bâtiment (Summer 2020)
CTN731 Enveloppe du bâtiment (Winter 2020)
CTN731 Enveloppe du bâtiment (Fall 2019)

Assistance to students

Projet d'intervention en entreprise à 15 crédits

    Co-directed by: Forget, Francis
    Simulation des processus manufacturier de turbines à gaz, by Bouzit,Ahmed-Charif.
    Summer 2020

Projet d'application à 15 crédits

    Optimisation de la consommation d'énergie d'un bâtiment à l'aide de mesures d'efficacité énergétique et de puits géothermiques, by Belahbib,Fouad.
    Winter 2020

    Co-directed by: Maref, Wahid
    L'impact des mesures d'efficacité énergétique dans un bâtiment multilogement résidentiel à Québec, by De Andrade Cesar,Barbara.
    Winter 2020

    Co-directed by: Maref, Wahid
    Amélioration de l'efficacité énergétique d'un bâtiment dans le but d'atteindre un bâtiment à consommation nette zéro, by Charles,Alexandra.
    Summer 2017

    Processus de gestion des travaux de construction de l'enveloppe du bâtiment, by Djadel,Yasmine.
    Summer 2020

Thèse de doctorat (recherche appliquée)

    Co-directed by: Saber, Hamed
    Integrated Combination of Heat-Air and Moisture Modeling in the Optimized Level of Indoor Air Quality and Energy Efficiency, by Heibati,Seyedmohammadreza.
    Fall 2020

Mémoire à 30 crédits

    Co-directed by: Ouellet-Plamondon, Claudiane
    Modélisation hydrothermique de l'enveloppe du bâtiment avec le matériau de chanvre, by Kabore,Aguerata.
    Fall 2019

Publications
Peer-reviewed article published in a refereed journal (30)

Naoufel Benrachi, Mohamed Ouzzane, Arezki Smaili, Louis Lamarche, Messaoud Badache, Wahid Maref. 2020. « Numerical parametric study of a new earth-air heat exchanger configuration designed for hot and arid climates ». International Journal of Green Energy. vol. 17 , nº 2. p. 115-126.

Alexandra Charles, Wahid Maref, Claudiane M. Ouellet-Plamondon. 2019. « Case study of the upgrade of an existing office building for low energy consumption and low carbon emissions ». Energy and Buildings. vol. 183 p. 151-160.

Seyedmohammadreza Heibati, Wahid Maref, Hamed H. Saber. 2019. « Assessing the energy and indoor air quality performance for a three-story building using an integrated model, part one: the need for integration ». Energies. vol. 12 , nº 24.

Seyedmohammadreza Heibati, Wahid Maref, Hamed H. Saber. 2019. « Developing a model for predicting optimum daily tilt angle of a PV solar system at different geometric, physical and dynamic parameters ». Advances in Building Energy Research. (In press)

Hamed H. Saber, Saleh A. AlShehri, Wahid Maref. 2019. « Performance optimization of cascaded and non-cascaded thermoelectric devices for cooling computer chips ». Energy Conversion and Management. vol. 191 p. 174-192.

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref. 2019. « Energy performance of cool roofs followed by development of practical design tool ». Frontiers in Energy Research. vol. 7

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref. 2019. « Field research study for investigating wetting and drying characteristics in wood-framing walls subjected to cold climate ». Journal of Building Physics. (In press)

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref, Ali E. Hajiah. 2019. « Hygrothermal performance of cool roofs subjected to Saudi climates ». Frontiers in Energy Research. vol. 7

Hamed H Saber, Wahid Maref, Ali E Hajiah. 2019. « Effective R-value of enclosed reflective space for different building applications ». Journal of Building Physics. (In press)

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref, Ganapathy Gnanamurugan, Mike Nicholls. 2013. « Energy retrofit using vacuum insulation panels: An alternative solution for enhancing the thermal performance of wood-frame walls ». Journal of Building Physics. vol. 39 , nº 1. p. 35-68.

W. Maref, N. Van Den Bossche, M. Armstrong, M. A. Lacasse, H. Elmahdy, R. Glazer. 2012. « Condensation risk assessment on box windows: The effect of the window-wall interface ». Journal of Building Physics. vol. 36 , nº 1. p. 35-56.

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref, Hakim Elmahdy, Michael C. Swinton, Rock Glazer. 2012. « 3D heat and air transport model for predicting the thermal resistances of insulated wall assemblies ». Journal of Building Performance Simulation. vol. 5 , nº 2. p. 75-91.

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref, Gordon Sherrer, Michael C. Swinton. 2012. « Numerical modeling and experimental investigations of thermal performance of reflective insulations ». Journal of Building Physics. vol. 36 , nº 2. p. 163-177.

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref, Michael C. Swinton. 2012. « Thermal response of basement wall systems with low-emissivity material and furred airspace ». Journal of Building Physics. vol. 35 , nº 4. p. 353-371.

Wahid Maref, Nathan Van De Bossche, Marianne Armstrong, Michael A. Lacasse, Hakim Elmahdy, Rock Glazer. 2011. « Laboratory tests of window-wall interface details to evaluate the risk of condensation on windows ». Journal of Testing and Evaluation. vol. 39 , nº 4. p. 562-575.

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref, Michael C. Swinton, Caroline St-Onge. 2011. « Thermal analysis of above-grade wall assembly with low emissivity materials and furred airspace ». Building and Environment. vol. 46 , nº 7. p. 1403-1414.

W. Maref, M. A. Lacasse. 2010. « Drying response of wood-frame construction: Laboratory and modeling ». Journal of ASTM International. vol. 7 , nº 1. p. 1-28.

W. Maref, M. A. Lacasse, D. Booth. 2010. « Experimental assessment of hygrothermal properties of wood-frame wall assemblies - Moisture content calibration curve for OSB using moisture pins ». Journal of ASTM International. vol. 7 , nº 1. p. 1-12.

Steve Cornick, W. Alan Dalgliesh, Wahid Maref. 2009. « Sensitivity of hygrothermal analysis to uncertainty in rain data ». Journal of ASTM International. vol. 6 , nº 4. p. 1-15.

W. Maref, H. Elmahdy, M. C. Swinton, F. Tariku. 2009. « Assessment of energy rating of polyurethane spray foam walls: procedure and interim results ». Journal of ASTM International. vol. 6 , nº 9. p. 1-12.

M. C. Swinton, W. Maref, M. T. Bomberg, M. K. Kumaran, N. Normandin. 2006. « In situ performance evaluation of spray polyurethane foam in the exterior insulation basement system (EIBS) ». Building and Environment. vol. 41 , nº 12. p. 1872-1880.

W. Maref, H. Cherkaoui, P. Crausse, H. Boisson. 2003. « Heat transfer in the turbulent flow through a conduit for removal of combustion products ». Building and Environment. vol. 38 , nº 6. p. 763-770.

W. Maref, M. C. Swinton, M. K. Kumaran, M. T. Bomberg. 2001. « Three-dimensional analysis of thermal resistance of exterior basement insulation systems (EIBS) ». Building and Environment. vol. 36 , nº 4. p. 407-419.

M. C. Swinton, M. T. Bomberg, M. K. Kumaran, W. Maref. 1999. « In situ performance of expanded molded polystyrene in the Exterior Basement Insulation Systems (EIBS) ». Journal of Building Physics. vol. 23 p. 173-198.

M. C. Swinton, M. T. Bomberg, M. K. Kumaran, N. Normandin, W. Maref. 1999. « Performance des isolants thermiques posés à l’extérieur des murs de sous-sol ». Solutions Constructives. 8 p.

M. C. Swinton, M. T. Bomberg, M. K. Kumaran, N. Normandin, W. Maref. 1999. « Performance of thermal insulation on the exterior of basement walls ». Construction Technology Update. 8 p.

H. Cherkaoui, J. Chandellier, W. Maref. 1998. « Contribution à l’étude du phénomène de corrosion dans les conduites de fumée : Test simplifié de corrosion établi sur la base du calcul des caractéristiques physico-chimiques des condensats ». Cahiers du Centre scientifique et technique du bâtiment. vol. 392 , nº 3066. 47 p.

H. Cherkaoui, J. Chandellier, W. Maref. 1997. « Contribution à l'étude du phénomène de corrosion dans les conduits de fumée: Caractérisation théorique et experimentale de la condensation des acides sur les parois ». Cahiers du Centre scientifique et technique du bâtiment. vol. 383 , nº 2984. 39 p.

Hafiane Cherkaoui, Wahid Maref, Jacques Chandellier, Pierre Crausse, Henri Boisson, Younès Benjelloun. 1997. « Condensation de l'acide sulfurique dans un conduit d'evacuation des gaz de combustion ». Revue Générale de Thermique. vol. 36 , nº 10. p. 771-781.

W. Maref, H. Cherkaoui, J. Chandellier. 1997. « Contribution à l'étude du phénomène de condensation dans les conduits de fumée: modélisation des champs thermique et dynamique ». Cahiers du Centre scientifique et technique du bâtiment. vol. 382 , nº 2978. 80 p.

Conference proceeding (47)

Seyedmohammadreza Heibati, Wahid Maref, Hamed Saber. 2019. « Building energy and IAQ improvement by coupled model ». 10th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality, Ventilation and Energy Conservation in Buildings (IAQVEC) (Bari, Italy, Sept. 05-07, 2019) Institute of Physics Publishing.

Michael A. Lacasse, Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref, G. Ganapathy, Silvio Plescia, Anil Parekh. 2016. « Field evaluation of thermal and moisture response of highly insulated wood-frame walls ». Buildings XIII: Thermal Performance of Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings (Clearwater, FL, USA, Dec. 04-08, 2016) p. 515-525. ASHRAE.

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref. 2015. « Risk of condensation and mold growth in wood-frame wall systems with different exterior insulations ». Building Enclosure Science & Technology (BEST 4) (Kansas City, MO, USA, Apr. 13-15, 2015) p. 1-19. National Institute of Building Science.

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref, Gnanamurugan Ganapathy, Mike Nicholls. 2013. « Model benchmarking for field energy retrofit towards highly insulated residential wood-frame construction using VIPs ». Symposium 11th International Vacuum Insulation Symposium (IVIS) : proceedings (Dübendorf, Switzerland, Sept. 19-20, 2013) p. 105-107. Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Laboratory for Building Science and Technology.

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref, Ganapathy Gnanamurugan, Mike Nicholls. 2013. « Can VIP be an alternative solution for energy retrofit for enhancing the thermal performance of wood-frame walls? ». 12th International Conference on Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings (Clearwater, FL, USA, Dec. 04-08, 2013) American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE).

W. Maref, N. Van Den Bossche, M. Armstrong, M. A. Lacasse, H. Elmahdy, R. Glazer. 2012. « The effect of window-wall interface details on window condensation potential ». Building Enclosure Council Science and Technology 3 (BEST 3) Conference: High Performance Building : Combining Field Experience and Innovation (Atlanta, GA, USA, Apr. 02-04, 2012) National Institute of Building Sciences.

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref. 2012. « Effect of furring orientation on thermal response of wall systems with low emissivity material and furred-airspace ». Building Enclosure Council Science and Technology 3 (BEST 3) Conference: High Performance Building : Combining Field Experience and Innovation (Atlanta, GA, USA, Apr. 02-04, 2012) National Institute of Building Sciences.

M. M. Armstrong, W. Maref, H. H. Saber, M. C. Swinton, G. Ganapathy, M. Z. Rousseau. 2011. « The impact of the thermal mass on field energy performance of insulating concrete form (ICF) wall in cold climate ». International Workshop on Whole Building Testing, Evaluation and Modelling for Energy Assessment (Copenhagen, Denmark, May 18, 2011) European Commission : Joint Research Centre.

M. M. Armstrong, H. H. Saber, W. Maref, M. Z. Rousseau, G. Ganapathy, M. C. Swinton. 2011. « Field thermal mass performance of an insulating concrete form (ICF) wall ». 13th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology (Winnipeg, MB, Canada, May 10, 2011) Manitoba Building Envelope Council (MBEC).

W. Maref, M. M. Armstrong, M. Rousseau, C. Thivierge, M. Nicholls, G. Ganapathy, W. Lei. 2011. « Field hygrothermal performance of retrofitted wood-frame wall assemblies in cold climate ». 13th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology (Winnipeg, MB, Canada, May 10, 2011) Manitoba Building Envelope Council (MBEC).

Wahid Maref, Hamed Saber, Rock Glazer, Marianne Armstrong, Mike Nicholls, Hakim Elmahdy, Mike Swinton. 2011. « Energy performance of highly insulated wood-frame wall systems using a vip ». 10th International Vacuum Insulation Symposium (Ottawa, ON, Canada, Sept. 15-16, 2011) p. 68-76. NRC publications = Publications du CRNC.

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref, Michael C. Swinton. 2011. « Numerical investigation of thermal response of basement wall systems with low emissivity material and furred airspace ». 13th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology (Winnipeg, MB, Canada, May 10, 2011) Manitoba Building Envelope Council (MBEC).

M. M. Armstrong, W. Maref, M. Z. Rousseau, W. Lei, M. Nicholls. 2010. « Effect of the air and vapor permeance of exterior insulation on the flow of moisture in wood frame walls in a cold climate ». International Conference on Building Envelope Systems and Technologies (ICBEST 2010) (Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 27-30, 2010) p. 133-140. Ottawa, Ont. : National Research Council Canada, Institute for Research in Construction.

Hakim Elmahdy, Wahid Maref, Hamed H. Saber, Mike C. Swinton, Rock Glazer. 2010. « Assessment of the energy rating of insulated wall assemblies - a step towards building energy labeling ». 10th International Conference for Enhanced Building Operations (ICEBO) (Safat, Kuwait, Oct. 26-28, 2010)

W. Maref, M. M. Armstrong, M. Z. Rousseau, W. Lei. 2010. « A field monitoring investigation of the effect of adding different exterior thermal insulation materials on the hygrothermal response of wood-frame walls in a cold climate ». BEST2 Conference : Building Enclosure Science & Technology (Portland, (OR), USA, Apr. 12, 2010) National Institute of Building Sciences.

W. Maref, N. Van Den Bossche, M. M. Armstrong, M. A. Lacasse, A. H. Elmahdy, R. Glazer. 2010. « Window-wall interface details to evaluate the risk of condensation on box windows ». 1st Central European Symposium on Building Physics (Cracow, Poland, Sept. 13-15, 2010)

Hamed H. Saber, W. Maref, Michael A. Lacasse, Michael C. Swinton, Kumar Kumaran. 2010. « Benchmarking of hygrothermal model against measurements of drying of full-scale wall assemblies ». International Conference on Building Envelope Systems and Technologies (ICBEST) (Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 27-30, 2010) p. 369-377. National Research Council Canada, Institute for Research in Construction.

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref, Marianne Armstrong, Michael C. Swinton, Madeleine Z. Rousseau, Ganapathy Gnanamurugan. 2010. « Benchmarking three-dimensional thermal model against field measurement on the thermal response of an insulating concrete form (ICF) wall in cold climate ». 11th International Conference on Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings XI (Clearwater, (FL), USA, Dec. 05, 2010) ASHRAE.

Hamed H. Saber, Wahid Maref, Hakim Elmahdy, Michael C. Swinton, Rock Glazer. 2010. « Three-dimensional thermal model for predicting the thermal resistances of spray polyurethane foam wall assemblies ». 11th International Conference on Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings XI (Clearwater, (FL), USA, Dec. 05, 2010) ASHRAE.

F. Tariku, W. Maref, M. C. Swinton, A. H. Elmahdy. 2010. « Numerical simulations for determining the thermal response of wall systems with medium density polyurethane spray foams ». Energy Simulation Conference "eSim" (Winnipeg, MB, Canada, May 19-20, 2010) p. 185-192. International Building Performance Simulation Association.

M. M. Armstrong, W. Maref, M. Z. Rousseau, W. Lei, M. Nicholls. 2009. « A field monitoring study of interstitial condensation in wood-frame walls in cold climate ». Integrating sustainability : 12 Montréal 2009 : Canadian Conference on Building Science & Technology, May 6, 7 and 8, 2009, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Montreal, QC, Canada, May 06-08, 2009) National Building Envelope Council.

Hakim Elmahdy, Wahid Maref, Mike Swinton, Hamed Saber, Rock Glazer. 2009. « Development of energy ratings for insulated wall assemblies ». Building Envelope Symposium (San Diego, CA, USA, Oct. 26-29, 2009)

M. A. Lacasse, W. Maref, A. H. Elmahdy, M. M. Armstrong. 2009. « Evaluating window-wall interface details for risk of condensation on windows ». Building Envelope Sustainability: the future is in the balance (Washington DC, USA, Apr. 30-May 01, 2009)

W. Maref, F. Tariku, B. Di Lenardo, S. D. Gatland. 2009. « Hygrothermal performance of exterior wall systems using an innovative vapour retarder in Canadian climate ». Proceedings of the 4th International Building Physics Conference (Istanbul, Turkey, June 15-18, 2009) Beysan.

F. Tariku, W. Maref, B. Di Lenardo, S. Gatland. 2009. « Hygrothermal performance of RH-dependent vapour retarder in Canadian coastal climate ». Integrating sustainability : 12 Montréal 2009 : Canadian Conference on Building Science & Technology, May 6, 7 and 8, 2009, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Montreal, QC, Canada, May 06-08, 2009) National Building Envelope Council.

W. Maref, B. Ouazia, J. Reardon, M. Rousseau. 2008. « Ventilation and wall research house ». Thermal Performance of Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings X (Clearwater, FL, USA, Dec. 01-07, 2007) ASHRAE.

W. Maref, M. Manning, M. A. Lacasse, M. K. Kumaran, S. M. Cornick, M. C. Swinton. 2007. « Laboratory demonstration of solar driven inward vapour diffusion in a wall assembly ». Proceedings : 11th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology (Banff, AB, Canada, Mar. 22-23, 2007) National Building Envelope Council.

W. Maref, T. O'Connor, A. H. Elmahdy, M. C. Swinton. 2007. « Method to determine the dynamic thermal resistance of compressed air foam ». Proceedings : 12th Symposium for Building Physics (Dresden, Germany, March 29-31, 2007) Technische Universitat Dresden.

S. M. Cornick, W. Maref, M. A. Lacasse. 2005. « The Virtual lab: a research complement to the integrated design process ». 10th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology : Building science and the Integrated Design Process : Proceedings (Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 12-13, 2005) p. 63-73. Building Envelope Council.

Alan Dalgliesh, Steve Cornick, Wahid Maref, Phalguni Mukhopadhyaya. 2005. « Hygrothermal performance of building envelopes: uses for 2D and 1D simulation ». 10th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology : Building science and the Integrated Design Process : Proceedings (Ottawa, ON, Canada, May 12-13, 2005) p. 32-41. Building Envelope Council.

W. Maref, M. A. Lacasse, D. G. Booth. 2004. « Assessing the hygrothermal response of wood sheathing and combined membrane-sheathing assemblies to steady-state environmental conditions ». CIB World Building Congress 2004, Building for the Future Building for the future : in conjunction with the 5th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality, Ventilation and Energy Conservation in Buildings ; and the 6th International Conference on Mult (Toronto, ON, Canada, May 01-07, 2004) National Research Council of Canada.

Wahid Maref, Steve Cornick, Khaled Abdulghani, David van Reenen. 2004. « An Advanced hygrothermal design tool "1-D hygIRC" ». Proceedings of eSim 2004 = Les comptes rendus d'eSim 2004 (Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 10-11, 2004) p. 190-195. IBPSA-Canada.

M. K. Kumaran, P. Mukhopadhyaya, S. M. Cornick, M. A. Lacasse, M. Z. Rousseau, W. Maref, M. Nofal, J. D. Quirt, W. A. Dalgliesh. 2003. « An Integrated methodology to develop moisture management strategies for exterior wall systems ». Design and construction of durable building envelopes : proceedings of the 9th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology (Vancouver, BC, Canada, Feb. 27-28, 2003) p. 45-62. National Building Envelope Council.

W. Maref, M. A. Lacasse, D. Booth. 2003. « Assessing the hygrothermal response of wood sheathing and combined membrane-sheathing assemblies to steady-state environmental conditions ». Research in building physics : proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Building Physics, 14-18 September 2003, Antwerpen, Belgium (Antwerpen, Belgium, Sept. 14-18, 2003) p. 427-436. Lisse : Balkema.

W. Maref, M. A. Lacasse, D. G. Booth. 2003. « An Approach to validating computational models for hygrothermal analysis - full scale experiments ». 3rd International Conference on Computational Heat and Mass Transfer (ICCHMT) (Banff, AB, Canada, May 26-30, 2003) p. 243-251. University of Calgary.

M. K. Kumaran, P. Mukhopadhyaya, S. M. Cornick, M. A. Lacasse, W. Maref, M. Z. Rousseau, M. Nofal, J. D. Quirt, W. A. Dalgliesh. 2002. « A Methodology to develop moisture management strategies for wood-frame walls in North America: application to stucco-clad walls ». 6th Symposium on Building Physics in the Nordic Countries (Trondheim, Norway, June 17-19, 2002) p. 651-658. Trondheim, Norway : Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

W. Maref, M. K. Kumaran, M. A. Lacasse, M. C. Swinton, D. van Reenen. 2002. « Advanced hygrothermal model-hygIRC: laboratory measurements and benchmarking ». Proceedings of the 12th International Heat Transfer Conference (Grenoble, France, Aug. 18-23, 2002) p. 117-122. Paris : Elsevier.

W. Maref, M. A. Lacasse, D. G. Booth, M. Nicholls, T. O'Connor. 2002. « Automated weighing and moisture sensor system to assess the hygrothermal response of wood sheathing and combined membrane-sheathing wall components ». 11. Bauklimatisches Symposium : Tagungsbeiträge = 11th Symposium of Building Physics : proceedings : Dresden, 26.-30. September 2002 (Dresden, Germany, Sept. 26-30, 2002) p. 595-604. Dresden : Technische Universität Dresden, Fakultät Architektur, Institut für Bauklimatik.

W. Maref, M. A. Lacasse, M. K. Kumaran, M. C. Swinton. 2002. « Benchmarking of the advanced hygrothermal model-hygIRC with mid scale experiments ». Proceedings of eSim 2002 (Montreal, QC, Canada, Sept. 12, 2002) p. 171-176. IBPSA.

T. J. Kesik, M. C. Swinton, M. T. Bomberg, M. K. Kumaran, W. Maref, N. Normandin. 2001. « Cost effective basement wall drainage alternatives emplying exterior insulation basement systems (EIBS) ». Solutions to moisture problems in building enclosures : proceedings of the eighth Conference on Building Science and Technology, February 22-23, 2001, Toronto, Ontario (Toronto, ON, Canada, Feb. 22-23, 2001) p. 377-392. Ontario Building Envelope Council.

Wahid Maref, Michael A. Lacasse, Nicholas Krouglicof. 2001. « A precision weighing system for helping assess the hygrothermal response of full-scale wall assemblies ». Performance of Exterior Envelopes of Whole Building VIII: Integration of Building Envelopes (Clearwater, FL, USA, Dec. 02-06, 2001) ASHRAE.

M. C. Swinton, W. Maref, M. T. Bomberg, M. K. Kumaran. 2001. « Management of heat and water flows in basement walls with exterior insulation ». International Conference on Building Envelope Systems and Technologies (Ottawa, ON, Canada, June 26-29, 2001) International Conference on Building Envelope Systems and Technologies.

Michael C. Swinton, Wahid Maref, Mark Bomberg, M. Kumar Kumaran, Nicole Normandin. 2001. « Assessing heat flow patterns in basement walls with exterior insulation ». Performance of Exterior Envelopes of Whole Building VIII: Integration of Building Envelopes (Clearwater, FL, USA, Dec. 02-06, 2001) ASHRAE.

M. T. Bomberg, M. K. Kumaran, M. C. Swinton, W. Maref. 2000. « Performance of exterior insulation over two-year exposure period ». 1st International Building Physics Conference (Eindhoven, the Netherlands, Sept. 18-21, 2000) Fago.

W. Maref, H. C. Boisson, J. Chandellier, P. Crausse. 1996. « Modélisation des conditions hydrodynamiques et thermiques dans un conduit de cheminée ». Le premier congrès maghrébin de mécanique : Ghardaïa, 23-26 mars 1996 (Ghardaia, Algérie, 23-26 mars, 1996)

W. Maref, H. C. Boisson, P. Crausse, J. Chandellier. 1995. « Experimental study of condensation phenomenon in chimney duct ». Heat Transfer in Condensation : Proceedings of the Eurotherm Seminar 47 (Paris, France, Oct. 04-05, 1995) p. 205-211. Elsevier.

W. Maref, H. C. Boisson, P. Crausse, J. Chandellier. 1995. « Transfert thermique dans un conduit d'évacuation des produits de combustion ». Proceeding of 50th congres ATI (Saint-Vincent, Italie, 1995) p. 813-824. ATI.

Communication (37)

Wahid Maref. 2017. « Choix de stratégie de réhabilitation pour l’amélioration de la performance énergétique des maisons ». Communication during a conference : 20e Congrès de la CEGQ ( Québec, QC, Canada, 15-17 fév. 2017 )

Wahid Maref. 2017. « L’importance d’une réhabilitation intelligente, efficace et éco énergétique des bâtiments ». Communication during a conference : Colloque écoresponsable de la ville St-Laurent : Penser le bâtiment et le transport différemment ( Ville Saint-Laurent, QC, Canada, 22 fév. 2017 )

Wahid Maref. 2015. « Les risques de condensation et de moisissure dans les assemblages muraux : Partie I : Effet de la permeance de la vapeur d'eau du matériau sur la performance hygrothermique des murs ». Communication during a conference : Séminaire du Conseil de l'enveloppe du bâtiment du Québec (CEBQ) : #216 ( Montréal, QC, Canada, 25 fév. 2015 )

Wahid Maref. 2015. « Les risques de condensation et de moisissure dans les assemblages muraux : Partie II : Les propriétés et le positionnement du matériau dans l'enveloppe du bâtiment : maisons et petits bâtiments ». Communication during a conference : Séminaire du Conseil de l'enveloppe du bâtiment du Québec (CEBQ) : #216 ( Montréal, QC, Canada, 25 fév. 2015 )

Wahid Maref. 2013. « Controlling construction moisture in mid-rise wood-frame buildings ». Communication during a conference : 2013 ASHRAE Annual Conference ( Denver, CO, USA, June 23-26, 2013 )

Wahid Maref. 2012. « Field studies on interstitial condensation in wood-frame walls ». Communication during a conference : Energy and Construction Workshop Program ( Vancouver, BC, Canada, Feb. 29, 2012 )

Wahid Maref. 2012. « La performance hygrothermique et énergétique de l'enveloppe des bâtiments : Partie II : Cote énergétique des murs isolés ». Communication during a conference : Séminaire du Conseil de l'enveloppe du bâtiment du Québec (CEBQ) : #197 ( Montréal, QC, Canada, Mar. 15, 2012 )

Wahid Maref. 2012. « La performance hygrothermique et énergétique de l'enveloppe des bâtiments : Partie I : Effet de l'amélioration de l'efficacité énergétique des murs sur leur capacité de séchage ». Communication during a conference : Séminaire du Conseil de l'enveloppe du bâtiment du Québec (CEBQ) : #197 ( Montréal, QC, Canada, Mar. 15, 2012 )

Bruno Di Lenardo, Wahid Maref, Hamed Saber. 2011. « Impact of air leakage on hygrothermal and energy performance of buildings in North America. Part II: CCMC evaluation of air barriers ». Communication during a conference : 13th Canadian Conference of Building Science and Technology Conference. Workshop ( Winnipeg, MB, Canada, May 10, 2011 )

W. Maref, M. M. Armstrong, M. Z. Rousseau, M. Nicholls, G. Ganapathy, W. Lei. 2011. « Impact of air leakage on hygrothermal and energy performance of buildings in North America. Part IV: characterization of hygrothermal performance of wall systems ». Communication during a conference : 13th Canadian Conference of Building Science and Technology Conference. Workshop ( Winnipeg, MB, Canada, May 10, 2011 )

W. Maref, H. H. Saber. 2011. « Impact of air leakage on hygrothermal and energy performance of buildings in North America. Part I: heat, air and moisture control strategies for managing condensation in walls ». Communication during a conference : 13th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology : Workshop ( Winnipeg, MB, Canada, May 10, 2011 )

W. Maref, H. H. Saber, A. H. Elmahdy, M. C. Swinton, R. Glazer, M. Nicholls. 2011. « Impact des fuites d'air sur la performance hygrothermique et énergétique des bâtiments en Amérique du Nord: cote énergétiques des murs isolés ». Communication during a conference : Assemblée Générale Annuelle (AGA) de l'Association Canadienne des Entrepreneurs en Mousse de Polyuréthane ( Laval, QC, Canada, 15 avril 2011 )

W. Maref, H. H. Saber, P. Mukhopadhyaya. 2011. « Thermal and moisture management in building envelopes at NRC-IRC ». Communication during a conference : 10th International Vacuum Insulation Symposium : Workshop on Current Research in Construction at NRC-IRC : Bringing Quality to Built Environment (Building M36) ( Ottawa, ON, Canada, Sept. 15-16, 2011 )

Wahid Maref, H. H. Saber, A. H. Elmahdy, M. C. Swinton, R. Glazer, M. Nicholls. 2011. « Impact of air leakage on hygrothermal and energy performance of buildings in North America. Part III: energy rating of insulated wall assemblies ». Communication during a conference : 13th Canadian Conference of Building Science and Technology Conference. Workshop ( Winnipeg, MB, Canada, May 10, 2011 )

Mike Swinton, Wahid Maref, Marianne Armstrong, Hamed H. Saber, Gnanamurugan Ganapathy, Mike Nichols, K. Abdulghani, M. Rousseau, E. Entchev, F. Szadkowski, K. Ruest. 2011. « NRC-IRC Full-scale facilities for hygrothermal and whole house performance assessment ». Communication during a conference : International Workshop on Full Scale Test Facilities for Energy and Hygrothermal Performance ( Brussels, Belgium, March 30, 2011 )

W. Maref, M. M. Armstrong, M. Z. Rousseau. 2010. « Field monitoring of energy-retrofitted wall assembly in cold climate: impact of the vapour permeance of exterior retrofit insulation on the flow of moisture in wood-frame wall ». Communication during a conference : ASHRAE Seminar no. 48 : Solving Moisture Problems Created by Energy Efficient Design ( Albuquerque, NM, USA, June 30, 2010 )

Wahid Maref. 2010. « Impact of air leakage on hygrothermal and energy performance of building in North America ». Communication during a conference : 11th International Conference on Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Whole Buildings XI Air Barrier University, Part II Workshop ( Clearwater, (FL), USA, Dec. 04, 2010 )

S. M. Cornick, W. Maref, F. Tariku. 2009. « Verification and validation : establishing confidence in hygrothermal tools ». Communication during a conference : ASHRAE Winter Meeting : Seminar 47 : Benchmarking Hyfrothermal Tools ( Chicago, ILL, USA, Jan. 24, 2009 )

S. M. Cornick, M. Z. Rousseau, A. Parekh, W. Maref. 2009. « An energy simulation study of wall systems for Canadian Arctic Homes ». Communication during a conference : Fourth International Building Physics Conference: Energy Efficiency and New Approaches ( Istanbul, Turkey, June 15-18, 2009 )

W. Maref, M. M. Armstrong, M. Z. Rousseau. 2009. « Moisture Management and Energy Rating in Building Envelopes. Part I : Characterization of Hygrothermal Performance of Wall Systems ». Communication during a conference : 12th Canadian Conference of Building Science and Technology : Workshop ( Montreal, QC, Canada, May 06, 2009 )

W. Maref, M. Armstrong, M. Rousseau. 2009. « Moisture Management and Energy Rating in Building Envelopes : Part I : A field monitoring study of interstitial condensation in wood-frame walls in cold climate ». Communication during a conference : 4th International Building Physics Conference (4th IBPC) ( Istanbul, Turkey, June 14, 2009 )

W. Maref, M. Armstrong, M. Rousseau. 2009. « Moisture management and energy rating in building envelopes : Part II : Effects of two energy retrofit strategies on the wetting and drying potential of wall assemblies ». Communication during a conference : 4th International Building Physics Conference (4t IBPC) ( Istanbul, Turkey, June 14, 2009 )

W. Maref, A. H. Elmahdy, M. C. Swinton, F. Tariku. 2009. « Moisture Management and Energy Rating in Building Envelopes : Part II : Effects of two energy retrofit strategies on the wetting and drying potential of wall assemblies ». Communication during a conference : 12th Canadian Conference of Building Science and Technology : Workshop ( Montreal, QC, Canada, May 06, 2009 )

W. Maref, A. H. Elmahdy, M. C. Swinton, F. Tariku. 2009. « Moisture management and energy rating in building envelopes : Part III : Assessment of energy rating of polyurethane foam walls ». Communication during a conference : 4th International Building Physics Conference ( Istanbul, Turkey, June 14, 2009 )

M. C. Swinton, W. Maref. 2008. « Performing basement systems : Part 2 : Managing heat and moisture ». Communication during a conference : Building Science Insight : Single and Multi-Family Houses : Improving Prformance of Wall Systems approach ( Canada, Oct. 01, 2008 )

M. C. Swinton, W. Maref. 2008. « Performing basement systems : Part I : Managing the water ». Communication during a conference : Building Science Insight : Single and Multi-Family Houses : Improving Prformance of Wall Systems approach ( Canada, Oct. 01, 2008 )

W. Maref, M. M. Manning, M. Z. Rousseau, W. Lei. 2007. « Characterization of the hygrothermal performance of wall systems ». Communication during a conference : ASHRAE seminar 29 : Moisture Management Concerns in Commercial and Residential Buildings ( New York City, NY, USA, Jan. 21, 2008 )

Wahid Maref. 2007. « Hygrothermal performance of wall and window systems ». Communication during a conference : 18th Session of Canada Japan Housing Committee Meeting ( Ottawa, ON, Canada, Oct. 17, 2007 )

W. Maref, B. Rousseau, M. Manning. 2006. « Field assessment of the hygrothermal performance of innovative wall and window systems ». Communication during a conference : BECOR Seminar : Protecting Your Architectural Asset : Monitoring of Building Envelopes for Moisture Management Performance ( Ottawa, ON, Canada, Oct. 11, 2006 )

W. Maref, M. Z. Rousseau. 2006. « Review of full-scale test methodology for HAM benchmarking ». Communication during a conference : CIB W40 Seminar on Research in Building Physics ( Syracuse, NY, USA, Sept. 05, 2006 )

W. Maref, M. Z. Rousseau, M. M. Manning. 2006. « Assessing the hygrothermal performance of innovative wall and window systems ». Communication during a conference : In-House IRC Seminar ( Ottawa, ON, Canada, Oct. 11, 2006 )

Wahid Maref, Michael Lacasse, Madeleine Rousseau. 2006. « Experimental test to assess hygrothermal performance of building envelope systems ». Communication during a conference : 3rd International Building Physics Conference ( Montreal, QC, Canada, Aug. 27-31, 2006 )

W. Maref, M. A. Lacasse, M. Z. Rousseau, P. Mukhopadhyaya. 2003. « Update on moisture management research and related tech transfer activities and new research projects ». Communication during a conference : British Columbia Building Envelope Research Program (BC-BERC) Seminar ( Vancouver, BC, Canada, Mar. 04, 2003 )

Wahid Maref. 2003. « hygIRC benchmarking experimental work ». Communication during a conference : MEWS Workshop ( Ottawa, ON, Canada, Feb. 05, 2003 )

P. Mukhopadhyaya, W. Maref. 2003. « Modeling - A tool to assess the moisture response of walls ». Communication during a conference : Building Science Insight 2003 : Effective Moisture Control in Light Frame Walls of Low-Rise Buildings ( Canada, Oct. 07, 2003 )

Wahid Maref. 2002. « Methods for evaluating the moisture management of wood-frame wall systems ». Communication during a conference : British Columbia Building Envelope Research Program (BC-BERC) Seminar ( Vancouver, BC, Canada, Nov. 13, 2002 )

H. Cherkaoui, W. Maref, J. Chandellier, P. Crausse, H. C. Boisson. 1996. « Transfert thermique et condensation dans les conduits d'évacuation de produits de combustion ». Communication during a conference : Journée SFT (Société française des Thermiciens) ( , 30 avril 1996 )

Technical report (12)

H. H. Saber, W. Maref, K. Abdulghani. 2014. « Report on properties and position of materials in the building envelope for housing and small buildings ». NRC = CNRC. 108 p.

W. Maref, M. M. Armstrong, H. H. Saber, M. Rousseau, G. Ganapathy, M. Nicholls, M. C. Swinton. 2012. « Field energy performance of an insulating concrete form (ICF) wall ». «Research Report, NRC Construction» 10.4224/20374625NRC = CNRC. 81 p.

M. M. Armstrong, W. Maref, M. A. Lacasse, A. H. Elmahdy, R. Glazer, M. Nicholls, N. Van Den Bossche. 2011. « Evaluating wall-window interface details for risk of condensation on box and flanged windows ». «Research Report, NRC Institute for Research in Construction» 10.4224/20386697NRC = CNRC. 202 p.

W. Maref, M. Z. Rousseau, M. M. Armstrong, W. Lee, M. Leroux, M. Nicholls. 2011. « Evaluating the effects of two energy retrofit strategies for housing on the wetting and drying potential of wall assemblies: Summary report for year 2007-08 phase of the study ». «Research Report, NRC Institute for Research in Construction» 10.4224/20374660NRC = CNRC. 119 p.

H. H. Saber, W. Maref, M. M. Armstrong, M. C. Swinton, M. Z. Rousseau, G. Gnanamurugan. 2011. « Numerical simulations to predict the thermal response of insulating concrete form (ICF) wall in cold climate ». «Research Report, NRC Institute for Research in Construction» 10.4224/20374494NRC = CNRC.

Steve Cornick, Wahid Maref, Fistum Tariku. 2009. « Verification and validation: establishing confidence in hygrothermal tools ». «NRC Institute for Research in Construction» 10.4224/20373943NRC Publications = Publications du CNRC. 21 p.

M. Z. Rousseau, S. M. Cornick, M. N. Said, W. Maref, M. M. Manning. 2008. « PERD 079 project - task 4 - review of work plan and selection of wall assemblies ». «Research Report» 10.4224/20377989NRC = CNRC. 29 p.

P. Beaulieu, M. T. Bomberg, S. M. Cornick, W. A. Dalgliesh, G. Desmarais, R. Djebbar, M. K. Kumaran, M. A. Lacasse, J. C. Lackey, W. Maref, P. Mukhopadhyaya, M. Nofal, N. Normandin, M. Nicholls, T. O'Connor, J. D. Quirt, M. Z. Rousseau, M. N. Said, M. C. Swinton, F. Tariku, D. van Reenen. 2002. « Final report from task 8 of MEWS Project (T8-03) - Hygrothermal response of exterior wall systems to climate loading: methodology and interpretation of results for stucco, EIFS, masonry and siding-clad wood-frame walls ». «Research Report, NRC Institute for Research in Construction» 10.4224/20386165NRC = CNRC.

P. Beaulieu, M. T. Bomberg, S. M. Cornick, W. A. Dalgliesh, G. Desmarais, R. Djebbar, M. K. Kumaran, M. A. Lacasse, J. C. Lackey, W. Maref, P. Mukhopadhyaya, M. Nofal, N. Normandin, M. Nicholls, T. O'Connor, J. D. Quirt, M. Z. Rousseau, M. N. Said, M. C. Swinton, F. Tariku, D. van Reenen. 2002. « Report from task 8 of MEWS project - MEWS methodology for developing moisture management strategies - application to stucco clad wood-frame walls in north america ». «Research Report, NRC Institute for Research in Construction» 10.4224/20378705NRC = CNRC. 13 p.

W. Maref, D. G. Booth, M. A. Lacasse, M. Nicholls. 2002. « Drying experiment of wood-frame wall assemblies performed in the climatic chamber EEEF: Specification of equipment used in EEEF-environmental exposure envelope facility ». «Research Report, NRC Institute for Research in Construction» 10.4224/20378979 42 p.

W. Maref, M. A. Lacasse, D. G. Booth. 2002. « Benchmarking of IRC's advanced hygrothermal model - hygIRC using mid- and large-scale experiments ». «Research Report, NRC Institute for Research in Construction» 10.4224/20378684NRC = CNRC. 38 p.

W. Maref, M. A. Lacasse, D. G. Booth. 2002. « Executive summary of research contributions related to moisture management of exterior wall systems (MEWS) - Modeling, experiments, and benchmarking ». «Research Report, NRC Institute for Research in Construction» 10.4224/20378945NRC = CNRC. 18 p.

Non-peer-reviewed article published in a journal or magazine (24)

W. Maref, H. H. Saber. 2013. « Using VIPs to achieve highly insulated buildings ». Home Builder. Home Builder, vol. , nº November / December. p. 12.

Wahid Maref, Hamed Saber. 2013. « Achieving highly insulated buildings ». Construction Innovation. Construction Innovation, vol. 18 , nº 2.

Wahid Maref, Hamed Saber. 2013. « Nouvelle initiative pour la réalisation de bâtiments fortement isolés ». Innovation en Construction. Innovation en Construction, vol. 18 , nº 2.

W. Maref, H. H. Saber, M. M. Armstrong, G. Ganapathy. 2012. « Energy performance of insulating concrete form (ICF) walls ». Home Builder. Home Builder, vol. 25 , nº 2. p. 12.

Wahid Maref. 2011. « Advances in the use of vacuum-insulated panels (VIPs) in buildings ». Solplan Review. Solplan Review, vol. , nº 161. p. 14-15.

M. A. Lacasse, M. M. Armstrong, W. Maref. 2010. « Do sill pans pose risks to condensation on windows? ». Construction Innovation. Construction Innovation, vol. 15 , nº 4. 1 p.

M. A. Lacasse, M. M. Armstrong, W. Maref. 2010. « Est-ce que les appuis de fenêtre présentent un risque de condensation sur les fenêtres? ». Innovation en construction. Innovation en construction, vol. 15 , nº 4. 1 p.

W. Maref, M. M. Armstrong, M. Z. Rousseau, M. Nicholls, W. Lei. 2010. « Effect of wall energy retrofit on drying capability ». Solplan Review. Solplan Review, vol. , nº 150. 2 p.

H. H. Saber, W. Maref, A. H. Elmahdy, M. C. Swinton, R. Glazer. 2010. « Cote énergétique des murs isolés ». Innovation en Construction. Innovation en Construction, vol. 15 , nº 2. 1 p.

H. H. Saber, W. Maref, A. H. Elmahdy, M. C. Swinton, R. Glazer. 2010. « Energy rating of insulated wall assemblies ». Construction Innovation. Construction Innovation, vol. 15 , nº 2. 1 p.

W. Maref. 2008. « Fighting condensation inside walls ». Home Builder Magazine. Home Builder Magazine, vol. 21 , nº 5. p. 34.

W. Maref, F. Tariku, B. Di Lenardo. 2008. « L'IRC-CNRC élabore un protocole d'évaluation pour un pare-vapeur novateur ». Innovation en Construction. Innovation en Construction, vol. 13 , nº 2. p. 6.

W. Maref, F. Tariku, B. Di Lenardo. 2008. « NRC-IRC develops evaluation protocol for innovative vapour barrier ». Construction Innovation. Construction Innovation, vol. 13 , nº 2. p. 6.

M. Z. Rousseau, W. Maref, M. M. Armstrong, W. Lei, M. Nicholls. 2008. « Recent experiments conducted in NRC-IRC moisture management facility ». Construction Innovation. Construction Innovation, vol. 13 , nº 3. p. 7.

W. Maref, M. Z. Rousseau, W. Lei, M. M. Manning, M. Nicholls, S. C. Nunes. 2006. « Hygrothermal performance of wall assemblies ». Construction Innovation. Construction Innovation, vol. 11 , nº 4. p. 5.

Wahid Maref, Madeleine Rousseau. 2006. « L'IRC-CNRC se dote d'une nouvelle installation de recherche pour la performance hygrothermique in-situ des ensembles muraux ». Échos techniques. Échos techniques, vol. 11 , nº 85. 2 p.

B. Ouazia, J. T. Reardon, W. Maref, M. Z. Rousseau. 2006. « Une maison expérimentale permet la recherche combinée sur l'environnement intérieur et l'enveloppe du bâtiment ». Innovation en Construction. Innovation en Construction, vol. 11 , nº 4. p. 1, 3.

B. Ouazia, J. T. Reardon, W. Maref, M. Z. Rousseau. 2006. « Upgraded test house enables cohesive indoor environment and building envelope research ». Construction Innovation. Construction Innovation, vol. 11 , nº 4. p. 1, 3.

S. M. Cornick, W. Maref, K. Abdulghani, D. Van Reenen. 2005. « Maintenant disponible! – La version 1-D du modèle hygIRC pour évaluer la performance hygrométrique des murs ». Innovation en Construction. Innovation en Construction, vol. 10 , nº 1. p. 6.

S. M. Cornick, W. Maref, K. Abdulghani, D. Van Reenen. 2005. « Now available! 1-D version of hygIRC model for assessing wall moisture performance ». Construction Innovation. Construction Innovation, vol. 10 , nº 1. p. 6.

W. Maref, G. Mounajed. 2002. « Collaboration framework on the virtual performance evaluations and conformance assessments for the built environment between the IRC (Canada) and MOCAD-CSTB (France) ». Gazette MOCAD. Gazette MOCAD, vol. , nº 4. p. 1.

W. Maref, A. H. Elmahdy, T. O'Connor, M. A. Lacasse, M. Nicholls, M. C. Swinton, D. G. Booth. 2001. « Nouveau dispositif simulant l'exposition des murs aux conditions climatiques ». Innovation en Construction. Innovation en Construction, vol. 6 , nº 2. p. 1, 8.

W. Maref, A. H. Elmahdy, T. O'Connor, M. A. Lacasse, M. Nicholls, M. C. Swinton, D. G. Booth. 2001. « Unique new "weather machine" studies wall performance ». Construction Innovation. Construction Innovation, vol. 6 , nº 2. p. 1, 8.

W. Maref. 1995. « Étude des échanges thermoconvectifs en milieu confiné en présence de condensation pariétale ». CSTB magazine. CSTB magazine, vol. , nº 83.

Book (2)

Adrian Radu, Eva Barreira, Hamed Saber, Hugo Hens, Juha Vinha, Maricica Vasilache, Mark Bomberg, Olga Koronthalyova, Peter Matiasovsky, Rachel Becker, Targo Kalamees, Vasco Peixoto de Freaitas, Wahid Maref. 2012. « Heat, Air and Moisture Transfer Terminology : Parameters and Concepts ». FEUP Edicoes. 44 p.

A. Attar, N. Bourahla, S. Kenzi, W. Maref. 2009. « Méthodes et pratiques de la communication scientifique ». Office des Publications Universitaires. 80 p.

Chapter of book (1)

Wahid Maref. 2011. « Test facilities for evaluation of hygrothermal building envelope performances : NRC-IRC field exposure of walls facility, Canada ». In Full scale test facilities for evaluation of energy and hygrothermal performances : International workshop . p. 23-30. UGent. BFG.

Dissertation or these (1)

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