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

1988

Sherman, Max H., and Mark P. Modera. "Signal Attenuation Due to Cavity Leakage." Journal of Acoustical Society of America 84, no. 6 (1988). Download: PDF (576.09 KB)

1987

Modera, Mark P., Max H. Sherman, and S de Vinuesa. "In-Situ Measurements of Wall Thermal Performance: Data Interpretation and Apparatus Design Recommendations." Thermal Insulation, Materials and Systems, (Powell/Mathews Eds.) STP:922 (1987): 91-106.

1986

Sherman, Max H.. "Infiltration Degree-Days: A Statistic for Infiltration-Related Climate." ASHRAE Transactions 92, no. 2A (1986): 161-181. Download: PDF (1.12 MB)
Sherman, Max H., and Mark P. Modera. "Infiltration Using the LBL Infiltration Model." Measured Air Leakage Performance of Buildings, (Trechsel/Lagus Ed.) STP:904 (1986): 325-347.
Sherman, Max H., and Mark P. Modera. "Low Frequency Measurement of the Leakage of Enclosures." Rev. Scientific Instruments 57, no. 7 (1986): 1427.
Sherman, Max H., David J. Wilson, and Darwin Kiel. "Variability in Residential Air Leakage." Measured Air Leakage Performance of Buildings, (Trechsel/Lagus Ed.) STP:904 (1986): 348-364.

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