Farshid is a civil engineer and has MSc degree in environmental engineering from Technical University of Munich. He has experience in infra-structure durability, asset management and engineering and life cycle assessments of construction materials in Iran, Germany and the United Kingdom.
Farshid has conducted teaching of Building Energy Simulation for several semesters for undergraduate students at LNU.
His research interest is on how to cost-optimally minimise space heat demand in existing buildings by implementing different renovation measures.
Article in journal (Refereed)
- Bonakdar, F., Sasic Kalagasidis, A., Mahapatra, K. (2017). The Implications of Climate Zones on the Cost-Optimal Level and Cost-Effectiveness of Building Envelope Energy Renovation and Space Heat Demand Reduction. Buildings. 7.
- Bonakdar, F., Dodoo, A., Gustavsson, L. (2014). Cost-optimum analysis of building fabric renovation in a Swedish multi-story residential building. Energy and Buildings. 84. 662-673.
Conference paper (Refereed)
- Dodoo, A., Gustavsson, L., Bonakdar, F. (2014). Effects of future climate change scenarios on overheating risk and primary energy use for Swedish residential buildings. Energy Procedia: INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON APPLIED ENERGY, ICAE2014. 1179-1182.
- Bonakdar, F., Gustavsson, L., Dodoo, A. (2013). Implications of energy efficiency renovation measures for a Swedish residential building on cost, primary energy use and carbon dioxide emission. ECEEE Summer Study proceedings : rethink, renew, restart. 1287-1296.
Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary (Other academic)
- Bonakdar, F. (2018). Cost-optimality approach for prioritisation of buildings envelope energy renovation : A techno-economic perspective. Doctoral Thesis. Växjö, Linnaeus University Press. 90.