We are proud to announce Dr. Arsen Melikov as keynote lecturer theme Health & Comfort. Melikov, Fellow ASHRAE, Fellow ISIAQ, is professor at the International Centre for Indoor Environment and Energy, Technical University of Denmark. His teaching and research areas cover advanced air distribution in rooms and vehicle compartments, airborne cross-infection, impact of indoor environment on people’s health, comfort and performance, personally controlled environment, heat and mass transfer, indoor climate measurements and instruments. The results of his research are included in engineering handbooks and guidelines as well as in International, European and national standards. He has been principle investigator of 60 research projects sponsored by government and private organizations in numerous countries. New HVAC technologies and measuring instruments have been developed based on his collaboration with industry. He has supervised 30 PhD students and more than 110 MSc students. Prof. Melikov is author and co-author of more than 400 scientific papers published in 15 languages. He has given 60 invited lectures. He has received numerous awards, including the Rydberg Gould Medal of The Scandinavian Federation of Heating, Ventilation and Sanitary Engineering Associations in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden .
Dr. Melikov will give a presentation on Monday, May 23rd with the title: Focus on occupants, energy and airborne cross-infection: paradigm shift in ventilation is needed!!