Publication

Journal Articles

Amai, Hideyuki; Liu, Shichao; Novoselac, Atila

Experimental study on air change effectiveness: Improving air distribution with all-air heating systems Journal Article

Building and Environment, 125 (15), pp. 515-527, 2017.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: ADPI, Air change effectiveness

Gao, Yunfei; Zhang, Hui; Arens, Edward; Present, Elaina; Ning, Baisong; Zhai, Yongchao; Pantelic, Jovan; Luo, Maohui; Zhao, Lei; Raftery, Paul; Liu, Shichao

Ceiling fan air speeds around desks and office partitions Journal Article

Building and Environment, 124 (1), pp. 412-440, 2017.

BibTeX | Tags: ceiling fan, CFD, desk, draft at ankles, Energy efficiency, Thermal comfort

Liu, Shichao; Schiavon, Stefano; Kabanshi, Alan; Nazaroff, William W

Predicted percentage dissatisfied with ankle draft Journal Article

Indoor air, 2017.

BibTeX | Tags: displacement ventilation, draft at ankles, Thermal comfort, thermal sensation, UFAD

Cao, Guangyu; Liu, Shichao; Boor, Brandon E; Novoselac, Atila

Dynamic interaction of a downward plane jet and a cough jet with respect to particle transmission: An analytical and experimental study Journal Article

Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, (just-accepted), 2017.

BibTeX | Tags: air curtain, cough, exposure, jet, particle

Liu, Shichao; Clark, Jordan; Novoselac, Atila

Air diffusion performance index (ADPI) of overhead-air-distribution at low cooling loads Journal Article

Energy and Buildings, 134 , pp. 271–284, 2017.

BibTeX | Tags: ADPI, Energy efficiency, IEQ

Liu, Shichao; Novoselac, Atila

The effect of deflectors on Air Diffusion Performance Index of adjustable diffusers: Cooling condition (RP-1546) Journal Article

Science and Technology for the Built Environment, 22 (1), pp. 67–74, 2016.

BibTeX | Tags: ADPI, Air distribution, Diffuser, ventilation

Liu, Shichao; Novoselac, Atila

Air Diffusion Performance Index (ADPI) of diffusers for heating mode Journal Article

Building and Environment, 87 , pp. 215–223, 2015.

BibTeX | Tags: ADPI, Air distribution, Diffuser, Thermal comfort, Thermal stratification

Liu, Shichao

Diffuser Selection for All-Air Heating Systems: Effective Draft Temperature Development Journal Article

ASHRAE Transactions, 121 , pp. 1NN, 2015.

BibTeX | Tags: ADPI, Air distribution, Diffuser, effective draft temperature

Cao, Guangyu; Liu, Shichao; Boor, Brandon E; Novoselac, Atila

Characterizing the Dynamic Interactions and Exposure Implications of a Particle-Laden Cough Jet with Different Room Airflow Regimes Produced by Low and High Momentum Jets Journal Article

Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 15 (5), pp. 1955–1966, 2015.

BibTeX | Tags: cough, jet, particle, ventilation

Liu, Shichao; Novoselac, Atila

Transport of airborne particles from an unobstructed cough jet Journal Article

Aerosol Science and Technology, 48 (11), pp. 1183–1194, 2014.

BibTeX | Tags: cough, exposure, jet, particle

Liu, Shichao; Novoselac, Atila

Lagrangian particle modeling in the indoor environment: A comparison of RANS and LES turbulence methods (RP-1512) Journal Article

HVAC&R Research, 20 (4), pp. 480–495, 2014.

BibTeX | Tags: CFD, IAQ, LES, particle, RANS

Liu, Shichao; Mak, CM; Niu, JianLei

Numerical evaluation of louver configuration and ventilation strategies for the windcatcher system Journal Article

Building and Environment, 46 (8), pp. 1600–1616, 2011.

BibTeX | Tags: CFD, natural ventilation, passive design, windcatcher

Inproceedings

Kabanshi, Alan; Liu, Shichao; Schiavon, Stefano

Potential adaptive behaviour to counteract thermal discomfort in spaces with displacement ventilation or underfloor air distribution systems Inproceedings

The 14th international conference of Indoor Air Quality and Climate, 2016.

BibTeX | Tags: Energy efficiency, human behavior, Thermal comfort

Liu, Shichao; Cao, Guangyu; Boor, Brandon E; Novoselac, Atila

A Protected Occupied Zone Ventilation System to Prevent the Transmission of Coughed Particles Inproceedings

Indoor Air 2014: The 13th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate, 2014.

BibTeX | Tags: cough, exposure, jet, particle, ventilation

Liu, Shichao; Novoselac, Atila

Passive removal of secondary pollutants due to squalene oxidation in a primary school: a mathematic analysis Inproceedings

2013.

BibTeX | Tags: exposure, IAQ, ozone, skin oil, squalene, sVOC