Indoor and Built Environment

(The TQCC of Indoor and Built Environment is 7. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-05-01 to 2024-05-01.)
HVAC systems for environmental control to minimize the COVID-19 infection94
Development trend and challenges of sustainable urban design in the digital age51
Predictive and retrospective modelling of airborne infection risk using monitored carbon dioxide35
COVID-19 pandemic and sick building syndrome35
Integrated design for underground space environment control of subway stations with atriums using piston ventilation27
An indoor air quality and thermal comfort appraisal in a retrofitted university building via low-cost smart sensor26
Multiple airflow patterns in human microenvironment and the influence on short-distance airborne cross-infection – A review25
Transport and trajectory of cough-induced bimodal aerosol in an air-conditioned space25
Technology pathway of efficient and climate-friendly cooling in buildings: Towards carbon neutrality24
Air pollution and health risk assessment in Northeastern China: A case study of Jilin Province23
Guidance to assess ventilation performance of a classroom based on CO2 monitoring22
Investigation of window-opening behaviour and indoor air quality in dwellings situated in the temperate zone in China19
Urban development in the context of extreme flooding events18
Systematic summary and analysis of Chinese HVAC guidelines coping with COVID-1918
Determination of heavy metals and health risk assessment in indoor dust from different functional areas in Neyshabur, Iran17
Simulation of COVID-19 indoor emissions from coughing and breathing with air conditioning and mask protection effects17
Development of urban air environmental control policies and measures17
Effectiveness of passive ventilation on radon indoor level in Puglia Region according to European Directive 2013/59/EURATOM17
Numerical analysis of cooling potential and indoor thermal comfort with a novel hybrid radiant cooling system in hot and humid climates16
Effects of viewing flowering plants on employees' wellbeing in an office-like environment16
Application of polyhedral meshing strategy in indoor environment simulation: Model accuracy and computing time16
Improving the indoor thermal environment in lightweight buildings in winter by passive solar heating: An experimental study15
Experimental comparison of local low velocity unit combined with radiant panel and diffuse ceiling ventilation systems15
Heating, ventilating and air conditioning system and environmental control for wellbeing15
Evaluation of indoor disinfection technologies for airborne disease control in hospital15
Investigation of outdoor air pollutant, PM2.5 affecting the indoor air quality in a high-rise building14
Heat stress and outdoor activities in open spaces of public housing estates in Hong Kong: A perspective of the elderly community14
A vertical laminar airflow system to prevent aerosol transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in building space: Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and experimental approach14
Surface distribution of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 in Leishenshan Hospital in China14
Performance evaluation of climate-adaptive natural ventilation design: A case study of semi-open public cultural building14
Machine learning algorithms for predicting occupants' behaviour in the manual control of windows for cross-ventilation in homes14
Performance of capillary ceiling cooling panel on ceiling surface temperature and indoor thermal environment14
Analysis of winter formaldehyde and volatile organic compound pollution characteristics of residential kitchens in severe cold regions of northeast China13
Large-eddy simulation of droplet-laden cough jets with a realistic manikin model13
Effect of cross-ventilation channel in classrooms with interior corridor estimated by computational fluid dynamics13
Environmental co-benefits of urban design to mitigate urban heat island and PM2.5 pollution: Considering prevailing wind’s effects13
Health risk assessment of heavy metals and poly-aromatic hydrocarbons in particulate matter adsorbed by indoor air purifiers13
Landscapes with locality in urban or rural areas13
Prediction of phthalates concentration in household dust based on back propagation neural network13
Integration of a large green corridor with an underground complex – a low carbon building solution for urban climate revival13
Thermal comfort analysis of radiant cooling panels with dedicated fresh-air system12
An experiment of double dynamic lighting in an office responding to sky and daylight: Perceived effects on comfort, atmosphere and work engagement12
Diffusion characteristics of the industrial submicron particle under Brownian motion and turbulent diffusion12
Passive space design, building environment and thermal comfort: A university building under severe cold climate, China12
Settlement–river relationship and locality of river-related built environment12
Experimental and simulated optimization study on dynamic heat discharge performance of multi-units water tank with PCM12
A review of human thermal plume and its influence on the inhalation exposure to particulate matter12
Effects of visual exposure to wood on human affective states, physiological arousal and cognitive performance: A systematic review of randomized trials11
The Facility Infection Risk Estimator™: A web application tool for comparing indoor risk mitigation strategies by estimating airborne transmission risk11
The impact of mechanical ventilation operation strategies on indoor CO2 concentration and air exchange rates in residential buildings11
Performance of airflow distance from personalized ventilation on personal exposure to airborne droplets from different orientations11
Seasonal variations and the influence of ventilation rates on IAQ: A case study of five low-energy London apartments11
The impact of climate change on the thermal-energy performance of the SCIP and ICF wall systems for social housing in Brazil11
Regional and urban heat island studies in megacities: A systematic analysis of research methodology11
Measuring interpersonal transmission of expiratory droplet nuclei in close proximity10
Fire hazard assessment with indoor spaces for evacuation route selection in building fire scenarios10
Thermal performance of a novel heating bed system integrated with a stack effect tunnel10
Development of an indoor environment evaluation model for heating, ventilation and air-conditioning control system of office buildings in subtropical region considering indoor health and thermal comfo10
Comparative research on the air pollutant prevention and thermal comfort for different types of ventilation10
Tree planting indices and their effects on summer park thermal environment: A case study of a subtropical satellite city, China10
Meta-analysis of associations between cooking oil fumes exposure and lung cancer risk10
Imagining daylight: Evaluating participants' perception of daylight in work environments9
Colour preference in relation to personal determinants and implications for indoor circadian luminous environment9
Evaluation of dynamic airflow structures in a single-aisle aircraft cabin mockup based on numerical simulation9
Spatiotemporal distribution of negative air ion and PM2.5 in urban residential areas9
How community medical facilities can promote resilient community constructions under the background of pandemics9
Open-plan office design for improved natural ventilation and reduced mixed mode supplementary loads9
Modelling and simulation of the urban heat island effect in a tropical seaside city considering multiple street canyons9
Numerical simulation of the effects of canopy properties on airflow and pollutant dispersion in street canyons9
Understanding semi-volatile organic compounds in indoor dust9
Elevated concentrations of terrestrial radionuclides in sand: An essential raw material used in Bangladeshi dwellings9
Investigation and comparison on thermal comfort and energy consumption of four personalized seat heating systems based on heated floor panels9
Planning for sustainable and ecological urban environment: Current trends and future developments9
Optimization of ventilation performance of side air supply for large indoor spaces using deflectors and slot air outlets9
Challenges and emerging technologies for sustainable smart cities9
The effect of prenatal and early-postnatal exposure to classical air pollution on childhood pneumonia in China9
Thermal sensation under high-intensive exercise in naturally ventilated gymnasiums in hot-humid areas of China: Taking basketball players for example9
Source apportionment and health risk assessment of indoor volatile organic compounds9
A comparison of the effect of indoor thermal and humidity condition on young and older adults' comfort and skin condition in winter9
Estimation model for natural ventilation by wind force considering wind direction and building orientation for low-rise building in China9
Physical-radiation shielding properties of concrete contains colemanite and ulexite8
Dynamic prediction of the pre-dehumidification of a radiant floor cooling and displacement ventilation system based on computational fluid dynamics and a back-propagation neural network: A case study 8
Control of temperature and fume generation by cooking in a residential kitchen by ceiling radiative cooling and fume hood extraction8
Experimental study on the thermal performance of radiant floor heating system with the influence of solar radiation on the local floor surface8
Influence of sensible cooling load on indoor air distribution in an office room with ceiling cooling and mixing ventilation8
Evaluation of the effect of cover layer on radon exhalation from building materials8
The predicted effect of climate change on indoor overheating of heritage apartments in two different Chinese climate zones8
Adaptability of traditional villages as tourist destinations in Yellow River Basin, China8
Understanding lifetime and dispersion of cough-emitted droplets in air8
Blower-door estimates of PM2.5 deposition rates and penetration factors in an idealized room8
Characterization and size distribution of initial droplet concentration discharged from human breathing and speaking8
Preservation of earthen relic sites against salt damages by using a sand layer8
Impact of climate change on future bioclimatic potential and residential building thermal and energy performance in India8
Louver and window position effect on cross-ventilation in a generic isolated building: A CFD approach8
Distributed probability of infection risk of airborne respiratory diseases8
The applicability of nearly/net zero energy residential buildings in Brazil – A study of a low standard dwelling in three different Brazilian climate zones8
An approach to predicting indoor radon concentration based on depressurisation measurements8
Using global research on ventilation and airborne infection control for impacting public policy through the Indian Judiciary8
Chemical composition and source characterization of PM10 in urban areas of Lahore, Pakistan7
The effect of oxygen supply and oxygen distribution on single-head tunnel with different altitudes under mixed ventilation7
Development of a simplified light reflectance value assessment tool for indoor surface coverings7
A methodology to determine appropriate façade aperture sizes considering comfort and performance criteria: A primary school classroom case7
Effect of roof and ceiling configuration on energy performance of a metamaterial-based cool roof for low-rise office building in China7
Monitoring summertime indoor overheating and pollutant risks and natural ventilation patterns of seniors in public housing7
The correlation between the overall thermal comfort, the overall thermal sensation and the local thermal comfort in non-uniform environments with local cooling7
A global challenge of accurately predicting building energy consumption under urban heat island effect7
Study on the smoke propagation characteristics of metro tunnel fire under the effects of piston wind7
Moisture buffering effect of hygroscopic materials under wall moisture transfer7
Information technology methods for locality preservation and inheritance of settlement cultural landscape7
Evaluation methods of the daylight performance and potential energy saving of tubular daylight guide systems: A review7
Sick building syndrome and office space design in Cairo, Egypt7
Numerical simulation of particle spatial distribution and filtration characteristic in the pleated filter media using OpenFOAM7
Experimental study of thermo-fluid boundary conditions, airflow and temperature distributions in a single aisle aircraft cabin mockup7
‘Re-socialisation' in isolated spaces: A case study on the social organisation of Fangcang shelter hospital patients under extreme spatial conditions7
Smart textiles and the indoor environment of buildings7
Thermal comfort evaluation in architectural studio classrooms – A summer study in a warm to moderate Indian climate7
A review on indoor environmental quality in sports facilities: Indoor air quality and ventilation during a pandemic7
Effects of different wind directions on ventilation of surrounding areas of two generic building configurations in Hong Kong7
Prevention and control of COVID-19 transmission in the indoor environment7
Renewal and upgrading of a courtyard building in the historic and cultural district of Beijing: Design concept of ‘multiple coexistence’ and a case study7
Cool facades to mitigate urban heat island effects7
A model to predict the short-term turbulent indoor dispersion of small droplets and droplet nuclei released from coughs and sneezes7
Operation strategy of cross-season solar heat storage heating system in an alpine high-altitude area7