Brennan Less has been building, testing or researching high performance homes for the past six years. He has filled the roles of carpenter, construction manager, energy auditor, energy modeler, green products salesman, and building science researcher and student. He is currently pursuing a Master of Science degree in Architecture at UC Berkeley. He works in the Energy Performance of Buildings Group at LBNL, where he manages a two year performance monitoring study of residential deep energy retrofits in California.
Senior Scientific Engineering Associate
Efficacy of occupancy-based smart ventilation control strategies in energy-efficient homes in the United States
Energy savings with outdoor temperature-based smart ventilation control strategies in advanced California homes
Sealed and Insulated Attic Hygrothermal Performance in New California Homes Using Vapor and Air Permeable Insulation—Field Study and Simulations
Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality in New California Homes with Gas Appliances and Mechanical Ventilation
Development of Smart Ventilation Control Algorithms for Humidity Control in High-Performance Homes in Humid U.S. Climates