Iain Walker

Iain Walker
Mechanical Staff Scientist/Engineer
(510) 486-4692

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.



Walker, Iain S, Brett C Singer, and Rengie Chan. "Ventilation and Measured IAQ in new US homes." 40th AIVC Conference. 2019. 2001246.


Kim, Yang-Seon, Iain S Walker, and William W Delp. "Development of a standard capture efficiency test method for residential kitchen ventilation." Science and Technology for the Built Environment 24 (2018) 176–187.
Walker, Iain S, Woody Delp, and Brett C Singer. "Are low-cost sensors good enough for IAQ controls?." 39th AIVC Conference. 2018. 2001247.
Sherman, Max, Iain S Walker, and Benjamin Jones. "Economics of Indoor Air Quality." 39th AIVC Conference. 2018. 2001244.
Walker, Iain S, Gabriel Rojas, and Jordan D Clark. "Measured Pollutant Performance of Island Overhead Kitchen Exhaust." 39th AIVC Conference. 2018. 2001248.
Walker, Iain S, and Brennan Less. "Rethinking Occupancy-Based Ventilation Controls." 39th AIVC Conference. 2018. 2001245.