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61. Ventilation 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

62. 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

63. 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

64. 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

65. 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

66. 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

67. 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

68. 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

69. Analysis of Ventilation Data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Building Assessment Survey and Evaluation (BASE) Study
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7145-R
Published: 3/10/2009
Authors: Andrew Keith Persily, J Gorfain
Abstract: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Building Assessment Survey and Evaluation (BASE) study included a range of measurements in 100 randomly selected U.S. office buildings for the purpose of characterizing the existing building stock with ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=900956

70. Standards Development for Gas Phase Air Cleaning Equipment in Buildings
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7525
Published: 11/3/2008
Authors: Andrew Keith Persily, Cynthia H. Reed, Stephanie S Watson, Nicos Martys, Edward Joseph Garboczi, Heather Davis
Abstract: Concerns about building security have resulted in increasing interest in gas phase air cleaning (GPAC) and the need for standard methods to determine the effectiveness of these systems. Similarly, the ability to predict their installed performance, ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861653



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