dr.ir. M.G.L.C. (Marcel) Loomans - Expertise
P.O. Box 513
5600 MB EINDHOVEN
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- D14410 - Building technology
- E15000 - Environmental studies
- Indoor environment
- Building physics
- Computational fluid dynamics
- Sustainable energy
- Performance Based Building
Marcel Loomans is assistant professor in the group Building Performance in the Department of the Built Environment, Eindhoven university of Technology, The Netherlands. He obtained is PhD on the topic of indoor air flow (measurement and simulation) in 1998. He continued his work at the Dutch Applied Research Institute TNO and returned to Eindhoven University of Technology in 2006.
His research interests focus on the performance of the indoor environment (mainly thermal and air quality), as well in the design as in-use phase. In that focus integration of sustainable energy in the built environment is included. He participated in several national and international projects related to these topics and has been or is advisor of more than 50 final year MSc students and 5 PhD students. He has authored or co-authored nearly 25 scientific journal papers, more than 60 academic conference contributions and more than 40 professional publications.
He currently (7/2016-7/2018) is president of the International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate (ISIAQ) and member of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE). He is reviewer for several international peer reviewed scientific journals such as Building and Environment and Energy and Buildings. He was president of the ISIAQ international Healthy Building 2015 Europe conference (Eindhoven May 18-20th 2015; hb2015-europe.org/).