Conference Publications

Phasor Based Control with the Distributed, Extensible Grid Control Platform [link]

Keith Moffat, Jasper Pakshong, Leo Chu, Gabe Fierro, Jaimie Swartz, Maxime Baudette, Alexandra von Meier

2021 IEEE Power & Energy Society Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT). Virtual Event, February, 2021.


An Extensible Software and Communication Platform for Distributed Energy Resource Management [link]

Gabe Fierro, Keith Moffat, Jasper Pakshong, Alexandra von Meier

2020 IEEE International Conference on Communications, Control, and Computing Technologies for Smart Grids (SmartGridComm). Virtual Event, November, 2020.


Shepherding Metadata Through the Building Lifecycle [pdf]

Gabe Fierro, Anand Krishnan Prakash, Cory Mosiman, Marco Pritoni, Paul Raftery, Michael Wetter, David E. Culler

Proceedings of the 7th ACM International Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient Buildings, Cities, and Transportation (BuildSys). Virtual Event, Japan, November, 2020.


Semantic Interoperability to Enable Smart, Grid-Interactive Efficient Buildings [pdf]

Harry Bergmann, Cory Mosiman, Avijit Saha, Selam Haile, William Livingood, Steven Bushby, Gabe Fierro, Joel Bender, Michael Poplawski, Jessica Granderson, Marco Pritoni

2020 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Virtual Event, August, 2020.


Beyond a House of Sticks: Formalizing Metadata Tags with Brick [pdf]

Gabe Fierro, Jason Koh, Yuvraj Agarwal, Rajesh K. Gupta, David E. Culler

6th ACM International Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient Buildings, Cities, and Transportation (BuildSys). New York, NY, USA, November, 2019.


WAVE: A Decentralized Authorization Framework with Transitive Delegation [pdf] | [link]

Michael P Andersen, Sam Kumar, Moustafa AbdelBaky, Gabe Fierro, John Kolb, Hyung-Sin Kim, David E. Culler, Raluca Ada Popa

28th USENIX Security Symposium (USENIX Security 19). Santa Clara, CA, USA, 2019.


Mortar: An Open Testbed for Portable Building Analytics [pdf]

Gabe Fierro, Marco Pritoni, Moustafa AbdelBaky, Paul Raftery, Therese Peffer, Greg Thomson, David E. Culler

5th ACM International Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient Built Environments (BuildSys). Shenzhen, China, November, 2018.


Design and Analysis of a Query Processor for Brick [pdf]

Gabe Fierro, David E. Culler

4th ACM International Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient Built Environments (BuildSys). Delft, The Netherlands, November, 2017.


Brick v1.0 - Towards a Unified Metadata Schema for Buildings [pdf]

Bharathan Balaji, Arka Bhattacharya, Gabe Fierro, Jingkun Gao, Joshua Gluck, Dezhi Hong, Aslak Johansen, Jason Koh, Yuvraj Agarwal, Mario Berges, David E. Culler, Rajesh Gupta, Mikkel Baun Kjaergaard, Joern Ploennigs, Kamin Whitehouse

3rd ACM International Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient Built Environments (BuildSys). Palo Alto, California, November, 2016.


Enabling Portable Energy Applications with a Building Operating System [pdf]

Gabe Fierro, Therese Peffer, David E. Culler

2016 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, CA, August, 2016.


Writing Controls Sequences for Buildings: from HVAC Industry Enclave to Hacker’s Weekend Project [pdf]

Therese Peffer, Marco Pritoni, Gabe Fierro, Soazig Kaam, Joyce Kim, Paul Raftery

2016 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, CA, August, 2016.


Getting into the Zone: How the Internet of Things can Improve Energy Efficiency and Demand Response in a Commercial Building [pdf]

Peng Zhao, Therese Peffer, Ram Narayanamurthy, Gabe Fierro, Paul Raftery, Soazig Kaam, Joyce Kim

2016 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, CA, August, 2016.


Well-connected Microzones for Increased Building Efficiency and Occupant Comfort [pdf]

Michael P Andersen, Gabe Fierro, Sam Kumar, Joyce Kim, Edward A. Arens, Hui Zhang, Paul Raftery, and David E. Culler

2016 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Pacific Grove, CA, August, 2016.


System Design for a Synergistic, Low Power Mote/BLE Embedded Platform [pdf]

Michael P Andersen, Gabe Fierro, David E. Culler

15th ACM/IEEE Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks. Vienna, Austria, April, 2016.


Enabling Synergy in IoT: Platform to Service and Beyond [pdf]

Michael P Andersen, Gabe Fierro, David E. Culler

1st IEEE International Conference on Internet-of-Things Design and Implementation. Berlin, Germany, April, 2016.


BOSS: Building Operating System Services [pdf]

Stephen Dawson-Haggerty, Andrew Krioukov, Jay Taneja, Sagar Karandikar, Gabe Fierro, Nikita Kitaev, and David E. Culler

10th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation. Lombard, IL, April, 2013.


Journal Publications

Formalizing Tag-Based Metadata With the Brick Ontology [pdf] | [link]

Gabe Fierro, Jason Koh, Shreyas Nagare, Xiaolin Zang, Yuvraj Agarwal, Rajesh K. Gupta and David E. Culler

Frontiers in Built Environment. September, 2020.


Solar+ Optimizer: A Model Predictive Control Optimization Platform for Grid Responsive Building Microgrids [pdf] | [link]

Anand Krishnan Prakash, Kun Zhang, Pranav Gupta, David Blum, Marc Marshall, Gabe Fierro, Peter Alstone, James Zoellick, Richard Brown and Marco Pritoni

Energies. June, 2020.


Mortar: An Open Testbed for Portable Building Analytics [pdf]

Gabe Fierro, Marco Pritoni, Moustafa AbdelBaky, Paul Raftery, Therese Peffer, Greg Thomson, David E. Culler

ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks. January, 2020.


Democratizing Authority in the Built Environment [pdf]

Michael P Andersen, John Kolb, Kaifei Chen, Gabe Fierro, David E. Culler, Randy Katz

ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks. December, 2018.


Design and Analysis of a Query Processor for Brick [pdf]

Gabe Fierro, David E. Culler

ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks. January, 2018.


Automated Disambiguation of US Patent Grants and Applications [pdf]

Benjamin Balsmeier, Alireza Chavosh, Guan-Cheng Li, Gabe Fierro, Kevin Johnson, Aditya Kaulagi, Doug O’Reagan, Bill Yeh, Lee Fleming

Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership. Berkeley, CA, USA, 2015.


Workshop Publications

Dataset: An Open Dataset and Collection Tool for BMS Point Labels [pdf]

Gabe Fierro, Sriharsha Guduguntla, David E. Culler

2nd Workshop on Data Acquisition To Analysis (DATA). New York, NY, USA, November, 2019.


BAS: Building Application Stack [pdf]

Andrew Krioukov, Gabe Fierro, Nikita Kitaev, David E. Culler

4th ACM Workshop On Embedded Sensing Systems For Energy-Efficiency In Buildings. Toronto, Canada, November, 2012.


Tech Reports, Theses and arXiv

Self-Adapting Software for Cyberphysical Systems [pdf] | [link]

Gabe Fierro

PhD Thesis. Berkeley, CA, USA, May, 2021.


CoVista: A Unified View on Privacy Sensitive Mobile Contact Tracing Effort [pdf] | [link]

David Culler, Prabal Dutta, Gabe Fierro, Joseph E. Gonzalez, Nathan Pemberton, JohannSchleier-Smith, K. Shankari, Alvin Wan, and Thomas Zachariah

arXiv. May, 2020.


Design of an Effective Ontology and Query Processor Enabling Portable Building Applications [pdf] | [link]

Gabe Fierro

Masters Thesis. Berkeley, CA, USA, June, 2019.


WAVE: A Decentralized Authorization System for IoT via Blockchain Smart Contracts [pdf] | [link]

Michael P Andersen, John Kolb, Kaifei Chen, Gabriel Fierro, David E. Culler and Raluca Ada Popa.

Technical Report No. UCB/EECS-2017-234. December, 2017.


XBOS: An Extensible Building Operating System [pdf] | [link]

Gabe Fierro and David E. Culler

Technical Report No. UCB/EECS-2015-197. September, 2015.