Among the distinguished works in the first edition of the Society of Statistics and Operations Research (SEIO) -BBVA Foundation Awards, EQUS has played a relevant role as it has been one of the software used in the research carried out by researchers from the University of A Coruña Inés Barbeito, Sonia Zaragoza, Javier Tarrío-Saavedra and Salvador Naya.

Award: Best applied contribution with impact in the social arena, innovation or knowledge transfer in the Statistics field.

Inés Barbeito, Sonia Zaragoza, Javier Tarrío-Saavedra, Salvador Naya

This is an innovative and interdisciplinary application in the statistical quality control field. The procedure, implemented in R, controls and supervises the thermal comfort and energy consumption in buildings using data retrieved from an ad hoc big data web energy platform, and also calculates the corresponding energy savings.

Assessing thermal comfort and energy efficiency in buildings by statistical quality control for autocorrelated data