Roberto Castello

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Scientist +41 21 693 45 47

LE 2 204 (Bâtiment LE)
Station 18
CH-1015 Lausanne

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Administrative data

Fields of expertise

Applied Machine Learning and Big Data analytics for the built environment and renewable energy, Urban and building physics simulation, Statistical methods for particle physics, Geographic Information System


Infoscience publications

Other publications

Teaching & PhD


  • AR-241  Building technology III - Module on Building Physics (Teaching assistant)
  • AR-242  Building technology IV - Module on Building Physics (Teaching assistant)
  • AR-496  Behind/Beyond Future Cities (Invited lecturer)

Supervised Master students

  • Mr Lorenzo Donadio (EPFL and Eindhoven University of Technology), Temporal hierarchical forecasting of energy consumption in office buildings
  • Mr Romain Sibuet (HES-SO Geneva), Optimization of a hybrid solar-geothermal energy system potential at building scale
  • Ms Xu Ge (Technical University of Denmark - DTU), Spatio-temporal relationship between land cover and Land Surface Temperature in urban areas
  • Ms Dan Chai (EPFL), Automatic detection of rooftop solar installations in the built environment and its validation on the EPFL campus
  • Mr Giovanni Mori (University of Bolzano), Geospatial analysis and optimization of the incoming and stored CO2 emissions within the EPFL campus