Tutorial, use case and demo videos

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Tutorial videos of the current and the past versions of jEPlus. The video contents are hosted on YouTube. If you don't see the embedded videos, please try the download links provided.


This video demonstrates the process of installing jEPlus, creating a simple project, running simulations, and getting the results.

If the video does not show on the page, you can download it here: getting_started_with_jeplus.mp4 (16'10“, 65MB)

For other jEPlus tutorials, please visit the jEPlus Media Channel


This video shows how parameters can be used to represent infiltration level, insulation thickness, wall construction (and also window construction and schedules using the same principle), local shading depth, and window size.

If the video does not show on the page, you can download it here: defining_parameters_part_1.mp4 (41'10“, 180MB)

For other jEPlus tutorials, please visit the jEPlus Media Channel



In this video, Dr Ivan Korolija showed how quickly a jEPlus project can be created.

If the video does not show on the page, you can download it here: http://files.jeplus.org/jeplus_setup_project_in_3_min-youtube.wmv

For more tutorials, please visit the jEPlus Media Channel


Dr Ivan Korolija explains the basics of jEPlus, and how to start creating a project. There is no time pressure this time.

If the video does not show on the page, you can download it here: https://files.jeplus.org/jEPlusVideoTutorial1.wmv (72MB)


Ivan explains how to use EP-Macro with jEPlus to define a block to text in an EnergyPlus model as a parameter. This is very useful for creating more sophisticated parametrics.

If the video does not show on the page, you can download it here: https://files.jeplus.org/jEPlusVideoTutorial2.wmv (60MB)


Ivan explains how to make use of the tabular results in the SQLite output from E+. This is useful for extracting certain model information such as system capacity and cost for further analysis.


Yi demonstrates the use of the new version converter function in jEPlus 1.5.


Ivan demonstrates how to use the JESS Client to make EP-Launch run simulations remotely on the JESS server.


Dr Yi Zhang introduces the concept of jEPlus+Net, and how to use the job server and execution nodes on local network.


Yi demonstrates running jEPlus+Net on Amazon EC2.