Capabilities & Tools
Field studies of energy use, moisture and IAQ in dwellings including advanced diagnostics and long-term monitoring capabilities.
Laboratory studies of building airflows and airborne contaminants. We have several test facilities including indoor environmental chambers with state-of-the-art measurement capabilities for particles and gaseous contaminants.
Simulation of buildings and systems. This includes advanced co-simulation capabilities using CONTAM and Energy Plus as well as in-house simulation software for HVAC and contaminant exposure in homes.
Developing ventilation technologies to save energy and improve IAQ.
Developing codes, standards, test methodologies, diagnostics and other guidance for the building industry.
Providing guidance for the building industry and the general public.