Dr. Iain Walker is a scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL). He has more than 30 years of experience as a building scientist, conducting research on energy retrofits, zero energy homes and IAQ issues in residential buildings. He is the current chair of the US national residential ventilation standard (ASHRAE 62.2) and serves on standards and technical committees for ASHRAE, ASTM and other national and international standards and professional organizations. He is an ASHRAE Fellow, leads the US DOE national efforts on IAQ in homes and international efforts with the IEA's Air Infiltration and Ventilation Center.
Mechanical Staff Scientist/Engineer
"Factors Impacting Range Hood Use in California Houses and Low-Income Apartments." International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 17 (2020). .
Measured Performance of Over the Range Microwave Range Hoods. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 2020. LBNL-2001351. .
"Indoor Air Quality in California Homes with Code-Required Mechanical Ventilation." Indoor Air (2020). .
"Assessment of peak power demand reduction available via modulation of building ventilation systems." Energy and Buildings (2020). .
"Measured Moisture Performance of Sealed and Insulated Attics with Permeable Insulation In California Homes." Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Buildings XIV (2020). .
"Energy savings with outdoor temperature-based smart ventilation control strategies in advanced California homes." Energy and Buildings 194 (2019) 317 - 327. 2001207. .
"Efficacy of occupancy-based smart ventilation control strategies in energy-efficient homes in the United States." Building and Environment 156 (2019) 253 - 267. LBNL-2001199. .