Max Sherman is a retired Senior Scientist at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory with over 30 years of experience in building physics. He has a Ph.D. in physics from Berkeley and is an international expert in air leakage, HVAC, indoor air quality, infiltration, moisture, energy efficiency, and related topics. He is a well-regarded member of ASHRAE having served on the Board of Directors and many technical positions and is currently a Distinguished Lecturer; he is a recipient of ASHRAE’s Exceptional Service Award and ASHRAE’s highest technical award as a Holladay Distinguished Fellow. He has also been elected a Fellow of the International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate (ISIAQ). He represents the United States on International Energy Agency tasks such as the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Center. He serves on national and international committees and editorial boards and does outside consulting.
"Dirty air conditioners: Energy implications of coil fouling." Proceedings of the ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings, August 18-12, 2002. Pacific Grove, CA: American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy, Washington, DC, 2002. LBNL-49757. .
"The Delta Q method of testing the air leakage of ducts." Proceedings of the ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings, August 18-23, 2002. Vol. 1. Pacific Grove, CA: American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy, Washington, DC, 2002. 327-338. LBNL-49749. .
"SPC 62.2 P Comments Review." IAQ Applications- ASHRAE 3.3 (2002) 10. .
"Third Review Approved for 62.2P." IAQ Applications- ASHRAE 3.2 (2002) 9. .
"62.2 Completes 2nd Public Review." IAQ Applications- ASHRAE 3.1 (2002) 10. .
"A study of pressure losses in residential air distribution systems." Proceedings of the ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings, Pacific Grove, CA 2002: 1-14. LBNL-49700. .
Potential Benefits of Commissioning California Homes. 2002. LBNL-48258. .
Air Tightness of New U.S. Houses: A Preliminary Report. 2002. LBNL-48671. .
"Comments Welcome on 62.2P." IAQ Applications- ASHRAE 2.4 (2001) 10. .
"More Input offered on 62.2P." IAQ Applications- ASHRAE 2.3 (2001) 15. .