BSA Conference proceedings series


Building Simulation Applications Proceedings

Building Simulation Applications (BSA) Proceedings is a periodic publication
(ISSN: 2531-6702) by bu,press, the publisher of the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano. It includes the proceedings of the biannual conference Building Simulation Applications, the IBPSA Italy conference.

Besides the Quality Criteria of bu,press , and the approval of the bu,press Editorial Board, for publication the papers undergo the acceptance process of the contributions to the conference series Building Simulation Applications.

A specific BSA Proceedings Editorial Board is responsible for the scientific revision and final acceptance of the papers and is supported by the Scientific Committee of the conference.
The two-step blind peer-review process includes abstracts review by anonymous peer reviewers. After abstract acceptance, full papers are then reviewed by at least two anonymous reviewers and in case of acceptance, admitted to presentation at the conference. Only papers presented at the conference are finally revised for compliance with the format and language quality requisites of bu,press before being included in the proceedings.

For more information about Policies and Guidelines, please refer to the ethics and publication malpractice statement.


BSA Proceedings Editorial Board

Marco Baratieri, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Vincenzo Corrado, Politecnico di Torino (President of IBPSA Italy)
Andrea Gasparella, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano (Editor-in-Chief)
Francesco Patuzzi, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano


Proceedings Indexing

The published papers of BSA Proceedings are in the process of being evaluated to be indexed by the following indexing services:

  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI) by Thomson-Reuters
  • Engineering Information (EI) by Elsevier


Open Access

Titles from the Conference proceedings series are made freely available from the bu,press website under the CC BY SA license.

The previous issues of Building Simulation Applications Proceedings can be downloaded here:


Access to single BSA papers is also possible through the IBPSA website.

02/08/2017 02/10/2017 BSA 2017 is the third IBPSA-Italy conference on Building Simulation Applications taking place at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano. The conference will provide the participants with a detailed overview of the most recent advancements on Building Simulation Applications.
piazza Università 5 Bolzano
BSA 2017 - Building Simulation Applications