Expert Meeting: Recommended Approaches to Humidity Control in High Performance Homes
October 16, 2012
The objective of this expert meeting, hosted by Building Science Corporation, was to interactively share information between Building America teams working in the area of humidity control in high performance residential buildings. Presentation and discussion of results from recent modeling efforts related to humidity control and ventilation will be a focus. Comparison to existing measured data will be considered where applicable. General consensus on critical humidity control issues for high performance homes will be sought. Learn more.
View an audio/video of the expert meeting and see the presentations below:
- Expert Meeting on Humidity Control and Ventilation - Philip Fairey, Florida Solar Energy Center
- EnergyPlus Ventilation Modeling - Michael Sypolt and Duncan Prahl, IBACOS
- Detailed Simulation Results: ASHRAE RB1449 Energy Efficiency and Cost Assessment of Humidity Control Options for Residential Buildings - Hugh Henderson, CDH Energy and Armin Rudd, Building Science Corporation