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61. Indoor Air Quality in Sustainable, Energy Efficient Buildings
Published: 8/15/2010
Authors: Andrew Keith Persily, Steven J Emmerich
Abstract: Building designers, contractors, owners and managers have long been challenged with providing quality indoor environments at a reasonable energy cost. Current efforts to improve building energy efficiency, including goals of netzero energy use, are ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=906045

62. Infiltration of Outdoor Ultrafine Particles into a Test House
Published: 8/2/2010
Authors: Dong H. Rim, Lance L. Wallace, Andrew Keith Persily
Abstract: Ultrafine particles (UFP) have been related to adverse human health effects such as respiratory and cardiovascular mortality. However, human exposure to particles of outdoor origin is heavily dependent on their infiltration into homes, where most peo ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905506

63. Modeled Infiltration Rate Distributions for U.S. Housing
Published: 7/18/2010
Authors: Andrew Keith Persily, Amy Musser, Steven J Emmerich
Abstract: A set of 209 dwellings that represent 80 % of U.S. housing stock was used to generate frequenc distributions of residential ventilation rates. The set of homes is based on an anal sis of the 1997 U.S. Department of Energ s Residential Energ Consum ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904946

64. Development and Demonstration of a Method to Evaluate Bio-Sampling Strategies Using Building Simulation and Sample Planning Software
Published: 6/10/2010
Authors: William S Dols, Jayne B Morrow, Andrew Keith Persily, Brett Matzke, Landon Sego, Lisa Nuffer, Brent Pulsipher
Abstract: response and recovery sampling approaches and technologies, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), along with several other agencies, have simulated a biothreat agent release within a facility at Idaho National Laboratory (INL) on two separa ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=906091

65. Better IAQ using ASHRAE Guide
Published: 5/3/2010
Authors: Andrew Keith Persily, Martha Hewett
Abstract: Over the years, there have been many important contributions directed towards improving IAQ in buildings, including Standard 62.1 and other publications (EPA and NIOSH 1991; SMACNA 2007). In addition, ASHRAE, the International Society for Indoor Air ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905349

66. Measurement Science Roadmap for Net-Zero Energy Buildings
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1660
Published: 3/18/2010
Authors: Joan Pellegrino, Arthur Hunter Fanney, Andrew Keith Persily, Piotr A Domanski, William M Healy, Steven T Bushby
Abstract: Buildings account for nearly a third of the world s energy use today, and this share is expected to rise along with population growth and levels of prosperity. In the United States, residential and commercial buildings consume about 40% of primary en ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905024

67. Diffusion-controlled reference material for VOC emissions testing: proof of concept
Published: 3/3/2010
Authors: Steve Cox, Zhe Liu, John Little, Cynthia H. Reed, Steven J Nabinger, Andrew Keith Persily
Abstract: Because of concerns about indoor air quality, there is growing awareness of the need to reduce the rate at which indoor materials and products emit volatile organic compounds (VOCs). To meet consumer demand for low emitting products, manufacturers ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904914

68. Effect of Air Infiltration and Ventilation
Published: 11/17/2009
Authors: Andrew Keith Persily, Steven J Emmerich
Abstract: This chapter discusses the role of air infiltration and ventilation in building moisture transport. While water vapor diffusion can be a very important moisture transport mechanism, as discussed in other chapters, bulk air movement via infiltration a ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861039

69. Airtightness Evaluation of Shelter-in-Place Spaces for Protection Against Airborne Chembio Releases
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7546
Published: 10/15/2009
Authors: Andrew Keith Persily, Heather Davis, Steven J Emmerich, William S Dols
Abstract: Due to concerns about potential airborne chemical and biological releases in or near buildings, building owners and managers and other decision makers are faced with a number of options for increasing their building s level of protection against su ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=901117

70. Development and Demonstration of a Method to Evaluate Bio-Sampling Strategies using Building Simulation and Sample Planning Software
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1636
Published: 6/1/2009
Authors: William S Dols, Jayne B Morrow, Andrew Keith Persily, Brett Matzke, Landon Sego, Lisa Nuffer, Brent Pulsipher
Abstract: In an effort to validate and demonstrate response and recovery sampling approaches and technologies, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), along with several other agencies, have simulated a bio-terrorist release within a facility at Idaho ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=902204



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