1st Edition

Smart Buildings Digitalization Case Studies on Data Centers and Automation

    329 Pages 205 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    This book explains the concept of data centers, including data collection, public parking systems, smart metering, and sanitizer dispensers. Electric urban transport systems and effective electric distribution in smart cities are discussed as well. The extensive role of power electronics in smart building applications, such as electric vehicles, rooftop terracing, and renewable energy integration, is included. Case studies on automation in smart homes and commercial and official buildings are elaborated. This book describes the complete implication of smart buildings via industrial, commercial, and community platforms.


    • Systematically defines energy-efficient buildings employing power consumption optimization techniques with the inclusion of renewable energy sources
    • Covers data centers and cybersecurity with excellent data storage features for smart buildings
    • Includes systematic and detailed strategies for building air-conditioning and lighting
    • Details smart building security propulsion

    This book is aimed at graduate students, researchers, and professionals in building systems engineering, architectural engineering, and electrical engineering.

    1. Nonlinear Controller for Electric Vehicles in Smart Buildings

    Kanimozhi G, O.V. Gnana Swathika, and Xiao-Zhi Gao

    2. Guidance System for Smart Building Using Li-Fi

    Rabindra Kumar Singh, B V A N S S Prabhakar Rao, and M Sivabalakrishnan

    3. Smart Building Automation System

    P. Srividya

    4. Semi-Autonomous Human Detection, Tracking, and Following Robot in a Smart Building

    Parth Mannan, Keerthi Priya Pullela, V Berlin Hency, and O.V. Gnana Swathika

    5. Current-Starved and Skewed Topologies of CNTFET-Based Ring Oscillators for Temperature Sensors

    Gangachalam Akula and Reena Monica P

    6. Efficient Data Storage with Tier IV Data Center in Smart Buildings

    Dishant Bhagdev, N. Srinivasan, and R. Balakrishnan

    7. IoT-Based Data Collection Platform for Smart Buildings

    S. Chowdhury, K.D. Saha, C.M. Sarkar, and O.V. Gnana Swathika

    8. Sensor Data Validation for IoT Applications

    Siddharth Pandya, C. Sai Aditya, and Abraham Sudharson Ponraj

    9. Energy Economic Appliances’ Scheduling for Smart Home Environment

    K Jamuna, D Suganthi, and S Angalaeswari

    10. IoT-Based Smart Metering

    Parth Bhargav, Fahad Nishat, Umar Ahmad Ansari, and O.V. Gnana Swathika

    11. Smart Decentralized Control Approach for Energy Management in Smart Homes with EV Load

    M. Subashini and V. Sumathi

    12. Design and Implementation of Prototype for Smart Home Using Internet of Things and Cloud

    V. Vijeya Kaveri and V. Meenakshi

    13. IoT Platform for Monitoring and Optimization of the Public Parking System in Firebase

    T. Kalavathi Devi, S. Umadevi, and P. Sakthivel

    14. IoT-Based Smart Health Monitoring System

    Priyanka Lal, Ananthakrishnan V, O.V. Gnana Swathika, Naveen Kumar Gutha, and V Berlin Hency

    15. Energy Management System for Smart Buildings: Mini Review

    Shivangi Shukla, V. Jayashree Nivedhitha, Akshitha Shankar, and O.V. Gnana Swathika

    16. Augmented Lagrangian Model to Analyze the Synergies of Electric Urban Transport Systems and Energy Distribution in Smart Cities

    R. Subramani and C. Vijayalakshmi

    17. Grid-Interconnected Photovoltaic Power System with LCL Filter Feasible for Rooftop Terracing

    V. Meenakshi, V. Vijeya Kaveri, and G.D. Anbarasi Jebaselvi

    18. An Efficient ZCS-Based Boost Converter for Commercial Building Lighting Applications

    Kishore Eswaran, Vinodharani M, Srimathi R, Gomathi V, Jaanaa Rubavathay S, and Srirevathi B

    19. Implementation of Smart Grids and Case Studies through ETAP in Commercial and Official Buildings

    A.M. Chithralegha, N. Srinivasan, and R. Balakrishnan

    20. Data Logger-Aided Stand-Alone PV System for Rural Electrification

    Aashiq A, Haniya Ashraf, Supraja Sivaviji, and O.V. Gnana Swathika

    21. Smart Solar Modules for Smart Buildings

    Nasrin I. Shaikh, R. Rajapriya, and Milind Shrinivas Dangate

    22. IoT-Based Smart Hand Sanitizer Dispenser (COVID-19)

    Soham Deshpande, Aakash Aggarwal, Abraham Sudharson Ponraj, and J Christy Jackson


    O.V. Gnana Swathika