Cambridge, December 17-18, 2018
General Information: Exploring the indoor-outdoor connection
This is a joint meeting with Low Energy Ventilation Network and will focus on exploring the challenges of the exchange between the indoor and outdoor environments.
The meeting will take place on December 17 and 18, 2018 in the Centre for Mathematical Sciences (CMS), Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.
Directions to get to CMS are here: http://www.cms.cam.ac.uk/visiting/
Monday December 17
10.00 – 10.30 Coffee and welcome
Session 1: Chair Cath Noakes
10.30 – 11.15: Keynote: Vina Kukadia, Building Research Establishment.
Providing quality indoor air for health, wellbeing and productivity
11.15 – 11.25 Maarten van Reeuwijk, Imperial College London
Overview of the Urban Fluid Mechanics SIG
11.25 –11.35 Cath Noakes
Overview of the Low Energy Ventilation Network SIG
11.35—11.55 Xiaoming Cai, University of Birmingham
Modelling outdoor photochemical oxidants and ultrafine particles in urban canopy
11.55—12.15 Nicola Carslaw, University of York
INDAIRPOLLNET: a new European network for indoor air pollution
12.15 – 13.15 Lunch
Session 2: Chair Tong Xie
13.15 – 14.00 Keynote: Bert Blocken, Eindhoven University of Technology/ KU Leuven
LES over RANS in urban fluid dynamics: a foregone conclusion?
14.00– 14.20 Alan Robins, University of Surrey
Exploring aspects of pressure, concentration and velocity fluctuations at the MAGIC site
14.20—14.40 Anna Coppel, ARUP
Predicting and evaluating air quality in stations
14.40—15.00 Simon Parker, DSTL
Indoor exposure to outdoor particles – Modelling integrated exposure in multizone buildings and historical building ingress data
15.00 – 15.30 Coffee/tea
15.30 – 16.30 Panel debate on research challenges in the indoor-outdoor interface. Panellists: Andy Acred (Fosters and Partners), Pietro Salizzoni (Ecole Central Lyon) , Guillerme, Vina Kukudia (BRE), Laetitia Mottet (Imperial College London). Convener: Paul Linden (Cambridge)
16.30 - 17.00 Poster quickfire
17.00 – 18.00 Poster reception
18.00 – 19.30 Dinner in Churchill College
The Centre for Mathematical Sciences at the University of Cambridge. Image courtesy of Cullinan Studio.
Tuesday December 18
Session 1: Chair Maarten van Reeuwijk
9.00 – 9.45 Guilherme Carrilho da Graca, University of Lisbon
Impact of PM2.5 in naturally ventilated buildings.
9.45 –10.05 Paul Linden, University of Cambridge
The indoor-outdoor connection in MAGIC
10.05– 10.25 Jon Winchester, Wirth Research
Commercial application of hi-res modelling of indoor/outdoor air flow
10.25—10.45 Janet Barlow, University of Reading
The indoor-outdoor connection in REFRESH.
10.45 – 11.15 Coffee/tea
Session 2: Chair Cath Noakes
11.15 – 11.45 Tong Xie, University of Southampton
Sharing data on urban indoor-outdoor flows
11.45 – 12.45 SIG-specific discussions
· LEVN: Datasets and measurement standards for indoor environments
· UFM: Datasets and proposal updates
12.45 – 13.00 Wrap up