Max Sherman


Senior Advisor, Residential Building Systems Group

Whole Building Systems Department

Healthy, Efficient, New Gas Homes (HENGH)

Building Technology & Urban Systems Division

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA 94720 USA
Office Location: -

Max Sherman


October 2014

Erin Hult, Henry Willem, Max Sherman

June 2014

June 2006

June 2005

January 1997

February 1994

Max Sherman

January 1993

Max Sherman and Nance Matson



Walker, Iain S, Jeffrey A Siegel, Karl A Brown, and Max H Sherman. "Saving Tons at the Register." Proceedings of the 1998 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Effciency in Buildings, Pacific Grove, CA 1998: 367-383. LBNL-41957.


Sherman, Max H, and Nance Matson. "Residential Ventilation and Energy Characteristics." ASHRAE Transactions 103.1 (1997) 717-730. LBNL-39036.
Sherman, Max H, and David A Jump. "Energy Conservation in Buildings." CRC Handbook of Conservation and Renewable Energy Systems. CRC Press, 1997. 269-304.


Koles, Gretchen M, Robert J Hitchcock, and Max H Sherman. Metrics for Building Performance Assurance. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, 1996. LBNL-39203.
Sherman, Max H, and Hal Levin. "Renewables in Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality." World Renewable Energy Conference; Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and the Environment 1996: 236-240. LBL-38258.


Olken, Frank, Evan Mills, Mary Ann Piette, Dale A Sartor, Stephen E Selkowitz, and Max H Sherman. "The Role of Building Life-Cycle Information Systems in the Delivery of Energy Services." Proceedings. NIST/EPRI: ATP: Information and Telecommunications for the U.S. Utilities Industry Focused Program Development 1995: 01/1995. LBL- 36745.
Sherman, Max H. "The Use of Blower-Door Data." Indoor Air 5 (1995) 215-224. LBL-35173.


Sherman, Max H, and Darryl J Dickerhoff. "Air Tightness of U.S. Dwellings." Proceedings 15th Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre Conference 1994. LBL-35700.
Palmiter, Larry, and Max H Sherman. "Airflow Performance of Envelopes, Components and Systems." Airflow Performance of Envelopes, Components and Systems STP 1255 (1994) 7-22. LBL-32116.
Sherman, Max H, and Larry Palmiter. "Uncertainty in Fan Pressurization Measurements." Ed. Modera, Mark P and Andrew K Persily. Airflow Performance of Envelopes, Components and Systems STP 1255 (1994) 262-283. LBL- 32115.
Sherman, Max H, and Darryl J Dickerhoff. "Monitoring Ventilation and Air Leakage in a Low-Rise Commercial Building." Solar Engineering (Klett, Hogan, Tanaka Eds.) G00837 (1994) 291-297. LBL-34562.


Sherman, Max H, and Nance Matson. "Ventilation-Energy Liabilities in U.S. Housing." Proceedings 14th Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre Conference 1993. LBL- 33890.


Sherman, Max H. "A Power-Law Formulation of Laminar Flow in Short Pipes." Journal of Fluids Engineering 114 (1992) 601-605. LBL-29414.
Sherman, Max H. "Simplified Modeling for Infiltration and Radon Entry." ASHRAE/ DOE/BTECC Conference, Thermal Performance of the Exterior Envelopes of Buildings Conference V (addendum) 1992. LBNL-31305.
Sherman, Max H. "Single-Zone Stack-Dominated Infiltration Modeling." Indoor Air 2.4 (1992). LBL-30147.
Sherman, Max H. "Superposition in Infiltration Modeling." Indoor Air 2 (1992) 101-114. LBL-29116.



Sherman, Max H. "A Multi-Tracer System for Multizone Ventilation Measurements." Review of Scientific Instruments 61.9 (1990) 2457-2461. LBL-29010.
Sherman, Max H, Helmut E Feustel, and Darryl J Dickerhoff. "Description of a System for Measuring In-terzonal Air Flows using Multiple Tracer Gases." Heat and Mass Transfer in Building Materials and Structures (Chaddock and Todorivic Eds) (1990) 781-790.