Human-Centered Environmental Controls:
Bio-Sensing Environmental Control for Ensuring Human Thermal Comfort in the Building Environment
Speaker Bio: Dr. Joon-Ho Choi is the Associate Dean for Research & Creative Work and an Associate Professor of Building Science in the School of Architecture at the University of Southern California. Prior to taking the position, he worked as an assistant professor in the Dept. of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology. Dr. Choi's interdisciplinary research interests include advanced controls for high performance buildings, bio-sensing controls in the built environment, smart building enclosure, passive building strategies, human-centered building environmental control, building systems integration, environmental sustainability, and comprehensive POE (post-occupancy evaluation), indoor environmental quality, and human health, and work productivity.