2013 Ralph G. Nevins Physiology and Human Environment Award
Photo: Stefano Schiavon
Stefano Schiavon, Assistant Professor of Architecture (Sustainability, Energy and Environment), Dept. of Architecture, Center for the Built Environment, was recently awarded the 2013 Ralph G. Nevins Physiology and Human Environment Award by the American by the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers. The Ralph G. Nevins Physiology and Human Environment Award is given once each year to a young researcher who has distinguished himself in man’s response to the environment, which may include thermal, moisture, visual, acoustical, toxic, allergic, olfactory, vibrational, and microbiological effects on man’s health, comfort, and well being. In the past the award was given to distinguished UC Berkeley and LBNL researchers in building science as Gail Brager (1989) and Bill Fisk (1996).