William Fisk is a Sr. Scientist (mechanical engineer) and is the leader of the Indoor Environment Group. He has more than 30 years of experience in research on the interrelated issues of building energy performance, ventilation, indoor environmental quality (IEQ), and occupant health and performance. His research focuses primarily on energy efficient methods of maintaining and improving ventilation and IEQ in commercial buildings and on quantifying the impacts of building ventilation and IEQ on health and performance. He is a fellow of ASHRAE, a member of the Academy of Indoor Air Sciences, and he serves on the editorial board for Indoor Air Journal. He is an author of approximately 100 refereed archival journal articles or book chapters. He has BS and MS degrees in mechanical engineering.
Mechanical Senior Scientist/Engineer
Quantifying fine particle emission events from time-resolved measurements: Method description and application to 18 California low-income apartments
Health benefits and costs of filtration interventions that reduce indoor exposure to PM2.5 during wildfires
A longitudinal study of ventilation rates in California office buildings and self-reported occupant outcomes including respiratory illness absence
Cooking-related PM2.5 and acrolein measured in grocery stores and comparison with other retail types
Effects of ventilation rate per person and per floor area on perceived air quality, sick building syndrome symptoms, and decision-making