TC/TRG/MTG/SSPC Important Dates and Deadlines
Strategic Plan for Research
Automatic Notification of New Research Projects Bidding
Guidelines for Submitting Solicited Research Proposals
Proposal Preparation Instructions: Unsolicited Proposals
Projects for Bid
ASHRAE is pleased to solicit proposals for 4 new research projects and one re-bid project. The research project titles are listed below.
In all cases, the proposal must be in the hands of the ASHRAE MORTS by 8 A.M. EDT, Thursday, May 15, 2014. The projects are scheduled to begin September 1, 2014 or later.
**Prior to preparing a proposal, please review the sample ASHRAE Research Agreement and General Conditions found on the Research page of the ASHRAE website. If your contracting officer cannot accept this Agreement, please contact us prior to bidding.
Copies of requests-for-proposal (RFPs) are linked to the title list and may be downloaded or printed from this site.
Please give this announcement wide and prompt distribution to all interested researchers within your organization.
Research Topics in Development
The Society’s Research Implementation Plan is updated following each Society meeting and now includes links to the RTARS, Work Statements, and RFPS listed on the plan.
Research in Progress: Reporting Requirements and Forms
Progress and Financial Reports, must be made to the Society, through its Manager of Research and Technical Services in quarterly intervals; specifically on or before each January 1, April 1, June 10, and October 1 of the contract period.
Research in Progress: List of Current Abstracts
These Research Project Final Reports document the results of the research project, and are approved by the sponsoring Technical Committee. ASHRAE members have free access through the Members-Only Research Projects Final Reports site. Non-members can purchase and download individual Research Reports for $30 each through ASHRAE's Online Bookstore.
Please contact the Manager of Research and Technical Services, Mike Vaughn, at firstname.lastname@example.org if you cannot find the report you are looking for below. Additional reports are available in hardcopy form only for $30 plus shipping and handling.
The official record of research presented at ASHRAE's Annual and Winter Conferences is ASHRAE Transactions
Comprehensive reporting on original research of lasting value is published in HVAC&R Research
, a bimonthly journal.
Free ASHRAE Research Project Final Report
Research Administration Committee
RAC Sponsored Seminars
Research Grants and Awards
Information for TCs/TGs/MTGs Sponsoring Research
Research & Technical Activities Reports
Related Research by Other Organizations