Max H Sherman

Max Sherman

Residential Building Systems Group
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1 Cyclotron Road MS 90R3074
Berkeley CA 94720
Office Location: 90-3074B
(510) 486-4022

Max Sherman is a 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.

This publications database is an ongoing project, and not all Division publications are represented here yet.

Publications

2012

Walker, Iain S., and Max H. Sherman. "Effect of Ventilation Strategies on Residential Ozone Levels." Building and Environment 59 (2012): 456-465. Download: PDF (2.28 MB)
Turner, William J. N., and Max H. Sherman. Infiltration as ventilation: Weather-induced dilution In HVAC&R Research. Vol. 18. HVAC & R Journal, 2012. Download: PDF (4.55 MB)
Sherman, Max H., and Iain S. Walker. Philosophy and Approaches for Airtightness Requirements in the USA In International Airtightness Workshop. Brussels, Belgium, 2012. Download: PDF (938.1 KB)

2011

Logue, Jennifer M., Phillip N. Price, Max H. Sherman, and Brett C. Singer. "A Method to Estimate the Chronic Health Impact of Air Pollutants in U.S. Residences." Environmental Health Perspectives 120, no. 2 (2011): 216-222. Download: PDF (897.1 KB)
Logue, Jennifer M., Phillip N. Price, Max H. Sherman, and Brett C. Singer. "Assessment of Indoor Air Quality Benefits and Energy Costs of Mechanical Ventilation." In Proceedings of the 2011 32nd AIVC Conference and 1st Tightvent Conference, Toward Optimal Airtightness Performance. Brussels, Belgium, 2011. Download: PDF (733.28 KB)

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