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2006 Chicago Electronic Proceedings

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Monday Tuesday Poster Sessions

MONDAY

Monday Podiums

 

VENT Podium
A1
Standards and Codes

Ventilation Technologies to Achieve Compliance with a New Chromium (VI) Permissible Exposure Limit

A. Brooks, KCH Engineered Systems, Forest City, NC.

The European Commission, Energy Directive and Ventilation
- Part 1
- Part 2

E. Curd, Consulting Engineer, West Kirby, United Kingdom.

Holistic Assessment Tool-kit on Energy Efficient Retrofit Measures for Government Buildings — IEA Annex 46 “EnERGo”

A. Zhivov, U.S. Army ERDC-CERL, Champaign, IL.

Advantages and Disadvantages of Using the ANSI/ASHRAE 110-1995 Tracer Gas Test Method for Chemical Laboratory Hood Certification

M. Fahim, J. Bielawski, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH; S. Milz, M. Bisesi, C. Keil, Medical University of Ohio, Toledo, OH.

Chair's Discretionary Paper

J. Burton, IVE, Inc, Bountiful, UT.

VENT Podium
A2
Air Cleaning, Education, Misc. Ventilation

Derived Simplified Models for Estimating Venturi Scrubber Performance

J. Nalbone, University of Texas, Tyler, TX; J. Crowder, Crowder Consultants, Wylie, TX.

Air Leakage through the Horizontal Air Curtains: An Experimental Study

A. Valkeapää, I. Raappana, The Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu, Finland.

The Approach to the Study of Industrial Ventilation in Occupational Health and Safety Academic Programs

C. Figueroa, University of North Alabama, Florence, AL.

Ventilation Science Technology — Opportunities for Cross Cutting Technology (Industrial-Mine Ventilation)

H. Goodfellow, Techint Goodfellow Technologies Inc., Mississauga, ON, Canada; E. Tähti, Vantaa Energy Ltd., Vantaa, Finland; J. Stachulak, INCO, Sudbury, ON, Canada.

VENT Podium
B2
CFD and R&D

CFD-Model for a Multi-Nozzle Ceiling Air Diffuser

H. Koskela, P. Saarinen, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Turku, Finland; J. Heikkinen, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Espoo, Finland; E. Sandberg, Satakunta Polytechnic, Pori, Finland.

Use of Computational Fluid Dynamics for Predicting Airflow and Contaminant Mass Transport within a Laboratory Environment

A. Kolesnikov, CD-adapco, Melville, NY; J. Baker, M. Grubert, S. Ericson, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN; J. Bennett, NIOSH, Cincinnati, OH.

Inverse Prediction of Contaminants in a Room
- Animation 1
- Animation 2

Q. Chen, T. Zhang, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.

Development of Ventilation Strategy in Diesel Engine Power Plant by Using CFD Modeling

P. Mustakallio, R. Kosonen, Halton Oy, Kausala, Finland.

Design and Development of a Low Flow, Energy Efficient Fume Hood Using Engineering Controls and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
- Animation

R. Ryan, S. Kotha, Flowsciences, Leland, NC; D. Walters, KCP, Inc, Raleigh, NC.

Optimized Local Exhaust Solution for Working Place Case Study

D. Gubler, A. Schaelin, AFC Air Flow Consulting AG, Zurich, Switzerland.

Development of an Optimized Ventilation System for the Contaminant Protected Loading of a Packaging Machine

D. Gubler, A. Schaelin, AFC Air Flow Consulting AG, Zurich, Switzerland.

Thermal and Dynamic Characterization of the Plume Developed Above a Cylindrical Heat Source

J. Fontaine, J. Blaise, INRS, Vandoeuvre, France; P. Hynynen, Lappeenranta Regional Institute of Occupational Health, Lappeenranta, Finland; R. Devienne, LEMTA CNRS UMR 7563, Vandoeuvre, France.

Study of Nitrogen Leakage Impact on Operator Safety Using CFD Techniques

A. Prits, Stantec Consulting Ltd., Mississauga, ON, Canada.

Numerical Simulation of Flows inside Paint Booths with a Ventilated Pit

J. Fontaine, R. Braconnier, INRS, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy, France.

Anemometric Measurements in the Air Jet Coming from a Pneumatic Spray Painting Gun

J. Fontaine, R. Braconnier, INRS, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy, France.

VENT Podium
B3
Testing, Balancing, Measurement, Air Distribution

Confinement Barrier Efficiency of a Gloves Box in Accidental Operating Conditions

C. Prevost, L. Bouilloux, R. Colin, IRSN, Gif sur Yvette, France.

Evaluation of Non-Isothermal Air Jet Parameters from Records of Flow Visualization Using Interferometry

M. Pavelek, E. Janotkova, Brno University of Technology, Brno, Czech Republic.

Experimental Characterisation of a Solid Particles Jet Generated by a Machining-like Operation

J. Fontaine, INRS (Insitut National de Recherche et de Sécurité), VANDOEUVRE, France; F. Bonthoux, INRS, Vandodeuvre, France; E. Belut, INRS, Vandoeuvre, France; M. Bruchhausen, F. Lemoine, LEMTA, CNRS UMR 7563, Vandoeuvre, France.

Control Room Inleakage Measurements Using Tracer Gas Techniques

P. Lagus, Lagus Applied Technology, Inc, Escondido, CA.

Effects of Ventilation Systems on Air Velocity Distribution in Ventilated Air Spaces

L. Zhao, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.

Case Study: A Contemporary Controlled Ventilation Solution for Laboratories at the Department of Chemistry of Tallinn University of Technology
- Video 1
- Video 2
- Video 3
- Video 4
- Video 5

K. Haal, Tallinn University, Tallinn, Estonia.

A Systems Approach to the Optimal Design of Safe-Rooms for Shelter-in-Place Scenarios

J. Bennett, NIOSH, Cincinnati, OH.

Influence of Wind on Industrial Ventilation Networks Behaviour

S. Soares, IRSN, Gif sur Yvette, France.

Recommended Methods to Evaluate Performance of Variable Air Volume Fume Hood Systems

T. Smith, Exposure Control Technologies, Inc., Cary, NC.

Monday Roundtables 

VENT Roundtables
RT A3
Reliable Industrial Ventilation Systems

Industrial Ventilation System Proof of Performance

J. Hale, Jackson-Hale Environmental Technologies, Clemmons, NC.

Change Management

G. Knutson, Knutson Ventilation Inc , Edina, MN.

System Monitoring and Maintenance

G. Johnson, The Health & Environmental Safety Alliance, Inc , Cincinnati, OH.

Balancing With Dampers

S. Guffey, West Virginia University , Morgantown, WV.

VENT Roundtables
RT B1
ANSI/AIHA Ventilation Standards
A Consensus Approach

ANSI/AIHA Ventilation Standards A Consensus Approach

L. Cook, Ei, Inc., Morrisville, NC.

ANSI/AIHA Z9.1-2005 Open Surface Tanks Ventilation and Operation

J. Sheehy, NIOSH, Cincinnati, OH.

ANSI/AIHA Z9.2-2001 Fundamentals Governing the Design and Operation of Local Exhaust Systems

K. Paulson, Naval Facilities Engineering Service Center, Port Hueneme, CA.

ANSI/AIHA Z9.3-2006 (proposed) Spray Finishing Operations Safety Codes for Design Construction and Ventilation

G. Adams, GM, Pontiac, MI.

ANSI/AIHA Z9.4-1997 Abrasive Blasting Operations Ventilation and Safe Practices of Fixed Location Enclosures

L. Turner, US Navy, Norfolk, VA.

ANSI/AIHA Z9-5-2003 Laboratory Ventilation

L. DiBerardinis, MIT, CAmbridge, MA.

ANSI/AIHA Z9.9.6 1999 Exhaust Systems for Grinding, Buffing and Polishing

M. Rollins, ThermoElectron, Waltham, MA.

ANSI/AIHA Z9.7 2006 Recirculation of Air from Industrial Process Exhaust Systems

G. Adams, GM Worldwide Facilities Group, Troy, MI.

ANSI/AIHA Z9.9-xxxx Portable Ventilation Systems

N. McManus, Northwewst Occupational Health and Safety, North Vancouver, BC, Canada.

VENT Roundtables
RT B4
How Does Your Organization Ensure Local Exhaust Ventilation System Performance?

Corporate Industrial Ventilation Program Overview: 3M Company

T. Oberlin, 3M, St Paul, MN.

Local Exhaust Ventilation Improvement Efforts at a Global Specialty Chemical Manufacturer

R. Hirsh, Rohm & Haas Company, Hayward, CA.

Application of IBM’s Corporate Ventilation Process at a Semiconductor Facility

R. Desrosiers, IBM, Essex Junction, VT.

Healthy and Safe Ventilation Systems Within Procter & Gamble

L. Crawford, Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH.

Successes and Challenges of a Ventilation Program at a Large Research Facility

D. Sassone, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM.

ACGIH Industrial Ventilation Committee Perspective

G. Johnson, The Health & Environmental Safety Alliance, Inc., Cincinnati, OH.

OSHA Perspective on Industrial Ventilation

L. Hathon, U.S. DOL/OSHA, Sandy, UT.

 


TUESDAY

Tuesday Podiums

VENT Podium
C1
LEV Systems; Hoods

User's Experience with Low Flow Fume Hoods

T. Ogansanya, P. Greenley, K. Ahn, L. Diberardinis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA; H. Palacios-Fernandea, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

Laboratory Evaluation to Reduce Respirable Crystalline Silica Dust when Cutting Concrete Roofing Tiles using a Masonry Saw

R. Valladares, W. Sieber, J. Kratzer, CDC/NIOSH, Cincinnati, OH.

Application of Local Exhaust Ventilation to Control Occupational Exposure to Isoflurane Gas Used as Anesthesia in Veterinary Practice

B. Altemose, Johnson & Johnson, Somerville, NJ.

Engineering Controls for Cutting Concrete Tiles

J. Sheehy, A. Echt, A. Garcia, CDC/NIOSH, Cincinnati, OH.

Open Ventilated Booths: Which Air Flow Pattern for Stone Working?

J. Dessagne, R. Regnier, INRS, Vandoeuvre, France.

Diagnostic Application of ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 110

G. Knutson, Knutson Ventilation, Inc., Edina, MN.

VENT Podium
C2
Dilution; Air Quality; Thermal Consideration

Vehicle Exhausts and Improved Energy Performance, Indoor Air Quality, and Occupants’ Thermal Comfort in Army Tactical Equipment Maintenance Facilities (TEMF)
- Video

D. Herron, Engineer Research and Development Center, Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (ERDC- CERL), Champaign, IL.

Ventilation Systems and Stress Thermal Conditions in Operating Rooms

S. Mazzacane, F. Margelli, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy; G. Lupo, G. Cannistraro, University of Messina, Messina, Italy; A. Cusumano, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

Displacement Ventilation for an Industrial Production Hall: Savings of Energy, Improvement of Air Quality

F. Kolarik, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany.

Effect of Room Air Change Rate and Room Configuration on Airborne and Surface Concentration of Pesticides Released From Vaporisers

C. Saunders, P. Johnson, M. Coldwell, Health and Safety Laboratory, Buxton, United Kingdom; J. Wheeler, Health and Safety Executive, Bootle, United Kingdom.

On the Assessment of the Environmental Comfort in Operating Theatres
- Part 1
- Part 2

S. Mazzacane, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy; G. Lupo, G. Cannistraro, A. Cusumano, University of Messina, Messina, Italy; C. Giaconia, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

Solar Air Heating at Military Bases

S. Cicora, Conserval Engineering Inc., Buffalo, NY; J. Hollick, Conserval Engineering Inc., Toronto, ON, Canada.

Effect of Jet Disturbance on Convective Flow from a Heat Source

E. Sandberg, Satakunta Polytechnic, Pori, Finland; H. Koskela, P. Saarinen, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Turku, Finland.

VENT Podium
D1
Energy Considerations

Navy Energy Program Evaluation of Ventilation Technologies

J. Hughes, Naval Facilities Engineering Service Center, Port Hueneme, CA.

Energy Efficiency in Army Industrial Facilities

A. Woody, Ventilation and Energy Applications, Rochester Hills, MI.

Determination of the Energy Effort of Air Distributation Systems

F. Kolarik, Universitaet Stuttgart, LHR, Stuttgart, Germany.

Modeling and Analysis of Energy Efficient Ventilation Technologies. Part 2. Industrial Facilities

D. Fisher, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK; A. Sheaffer, M. Chimack, R. Miller, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL; A. Zhivov, U.S. Army ERDC-CERL, Champaign, IL.

Energy Conservation through Building Pressure Management in Buildings with the Envelope Apertures

A. Zhivov, U.S. Army ERDC-CERL, Champaign, IL; E. Shilkrot, Central Research and Experimental Design Institute for Industrial Buildings and Structures, Moscow, Russian Federation.

Ventilation and Humidity Control in Army Barracks using DOAS for Better Indoor Air Quality and Energy Conservation

D. Herron, J. Vavrin, Engineer Research and Development Center, Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (ERDC- CERL), Champaign, IL.

Energy Efficient Solutions for Commercial Kitchen Ventilation

A. Livchak, Halton, USA, Scottsville, KY.

Energy Conservation in Welding Facilities

A. Zhivov, U.S. Army ERDC-CERL, Champaign, IL.

VENT Podium
D3
Industrial Process Control; System Design Issues

Mineral Floation Cell Exhaust System Upgrade

E. Chessor, SOEH, UBC, Vancouver, BC, Canada; K. Johansson, Highland Valley Copper, Logan Lake, BC, Canada.

Integrating Local Exhaust Ventilation Systems with Mechanical Covers to Achieve Energy Savings

K. Hankinson, KCH Engineered Systems, Forest City, NC.

Design Guidelines for Capture Devices on Wood Working Machines

J. Dessagne, J. Muller, J. L'Huillier, INRS, Vandoeuvre, France.

Development of an Air-Curtain Isolated Chemical Fume Hood with Considerations of Aerodynamics

R. Huang, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan Republic of China; C. Chen, C. Chang, T. Shih, Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Taipei, Taiwan Republic of China.

A Method for Combining CFD and Production Simulation in Work Environment Designing

A. Säämänen, J. Viitaniemi, K. Helin, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Tampere, Finland.

Low Velocity Dust Control

R. Bresee, Unimin Corporation, Peterborough, ON, Canada.

Displacement Ventilation for an Industrial Production Hall : Savings of Energy, Improvement of Air Quality

B. Klein, Universität Kassel, Kassel, Germany; M. Schmidt, C. Beck, University of Stuttgart, IKE-LHR, Stuttgart, Germany.

Good Examples of Bad Ventilation Design

M. Rollins, Thermo Electron, Waltham, MA.

Basic Characteristics of an Air Curtain

H. Kubota, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan; E. Curd, Consulting Engineer, West Kirby, United Kingdom; S. Nakajima, Kushiro National College of Technology, Kushiro, Japan.

 

Tuesday Roundtables

VENT Roundtables
RT C3
Practical Applications and Issues Associated With Computer Modeling of Contaminant Transport in Buildings

Practical Applications and Lessons Learned in Use and Validation of a Zonal Model

J. Risser, Battelle Eastern Science and Technology Center, Aberdeen, MD.

Three-Dimensional CFD Simulation of Airflow and Contaminant Transport in Complex Buildings
- Video 1
- Video 2

R. Bernard, U.S. Army - ERDC, Vicksburg, MS.

Interactions between Building HVAC System Operation and Protective/Mitigation Strategies

D. Herron, U.S. Army ERDC-CERL, Champaign, IL.

A Protocol for Establishing Accurate Boundary Condition Inputs to Contaminant Propagation Models

D. Bailey, U.S. Army ERDC-CERL, Champaign, IL.

Coupling of Multizone and CFD Programs for Building Airflow Distribution and Contaminant Transport Simulations

L. Wang, Q. Chen, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.

A Discussion of the Challenge of Developing “Faster Than Real Time” Contaminant Dispersion Models as a Means of Enhancing System Dynamic Mitigation Response

J. Axley, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

VENT Roundtables
RT D2
The Challenges of Applying Computational Fluid Dynamics to Ventilated Spaces

How to Correctly Use CFD as a Tool for Ventilation Design

Y. Chen, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.

Quantifying Ventilation Effectiveness and Airborne Transmission in an Aircraft Cabin Mockup

Y. Zhang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL.

A Pressure-Velocity Formulation of Multi-zone Airflow Analysis Theoretical Outline and Approaches to Fast Computation

J. Axley, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

Using CFD to Model Natural Ventilation in a Large Industrial Hall

D. Phillips, Rowan Williams Davies & Irwin (RWDI) Inc., Guelph, ON, Canada.

Models, Monitoring, and CFD Simulation: Putting CFD in Perspective

C. Feigley, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC.

CFD for Environmental Flowfield Prediction: a Two-Edged Sword

A. Baker, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN.

Identification of Appropriate CFD Models for Particle and Droplet Transport Simulation

J. Zhai, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO.

VENT Roundtables
RT D4
Industrial Ventilation Design
New Developments

Industrial Ventilation Design Guidebook— Goals

H. Goodfellow, Techint Goodfellow Technologies Inc., Mississauga, ON, Canada.

Target Levels

K. Hagström, Halton Health, Kausala, Finland.

Design Methodology

H. Goodfellow, Techint Goodfellow Technologies Inc., Mississauga, ON, Canada.

Local Ventilation

L. Olander, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden.

Modeling/Experimental

D. Gubler, AFC Air Flow Consulting, Zurich, Switzerland.

Applications

K. Hagström, Halton Health, Kausala, Finland.

 

Poster Sessions

 


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