• The 16th ROOMVENT Conference


    September 16-19, 2022

    Xi'an China

  • Welcome

    Dear colleagues,


    On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we are pleased to welcome you to the 16th ROOMVENT Conference (ROOMVENT 2022) September 16-19, 2022, in Xi’an, China. Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology and Umeå University are proud to host the conference.

    ROOMVENT is a well-established conference series within the discipline of ventilation research in both industrial and non-industrial premises, first held in 1987 in Stockholm. It is the leading international event in the area of ventilation and air distribution in rooms.
    We hope this conference will provide an exclusive opportunity, and an excellent forum for policy-makers, designers, researchers, engineers, and other professionals to share their experience, disseminate technical information, new ideas, and discuss the latest developments and future direction in the fields of HVAC and built environment.

    Finally, we welcome you to ROOMVENT 2022 and enjoy yourself in Xi’an, the old and charming city!
    Prof. Angui Li
    Chair of ROOMVENT 2022
    School of Building Services Science and Engineering
    Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology
    Prof. Thomas Olofsson
    Co-Chair of ROOMVENT 2022
    Department of Applied Physics and Electronics
    Umeå University



    The ROOMVENT 2022 Conference is now open to sponsor applications. For details, please consult our conference organizing committee (E-mail: secretariat_roomvent2022@hotmail.com).
    The ROOMVENT 2022 Scientific Committee is pleased to announce that we are now accepting abstracts for peer-reviewed papers. Abstracts are due on Dec. 25, 2021. Details of the requirements and the submission process are on the conference website.    Authors of high-quality papers will be invited...

    ROOMVENT is a well-established conference series within the discipline of ventilation research. It is the leading international event in the area of ventilation and air distribution in rooms. We sincerely invite you to join us and contribute your work to ROOMVENT 2022.

    The conference mainly concerns the issues on:

    1. Indoor climate

    • Thermal comfort

    • Air quality

    • Airborne microorganisms

    • Hygiene in working environment

    • Human micro-environment

    3. Modelling and measurement techniques

    • CFD modelling

    • Design tools and BIM

    • Flow measurement and visualization

    • New measurement method

    5. Specialized applications

    • Nearly zero energy buildings

    • Natural and hybrid ventilation

    • Case studies and solutions

    • Local pollutant removal and hoods

    2. Ventilation and energy performance

    • Air distribution

    • Ventilation performance

    • Air infiltration

    • Occupant behavior

    4. Underground ventilation and fire safety

    • Thermal and humid environment

    • Fire safety and evacuation

    • Thermal energy storage

    • Free cooling


    English will be the OFFICIAL LANGUAGE at the conference.

    Submission Guidelines
    Contribute to the conference, authors are encouraged to use the Submission System, submit EXTENDED ABSTRACTS (300~400 words) via online webpage. Please refer to the Template of Extended Abstracts.


    All submissions to ROOMVENT 2022 need to use the submission system. Authors need to register an account for submission by using your e-mail address in the Submission System. All the abstracts and papers will be peer reviewed by 2-3 experts with rich experience in the related field on the basis of technical quality, relevance to conference topics of interest, originality, significance, and clarity. It will take 2-4 weeks for the result coming out. The abstract should not exceed 500 words and the full paper should be no more than 4 pages, including figures, tables and references. Extra pages (exceed 4 pages) will incur additional charges.

    1. Please format your paper strictly according to the Extended Abstract Template.
    2. If you have any questions about the submission, please feel free to contact us.


    Statement of ROOMVENT 2022

    1. Please prepare your paper in PDF format.
    2. The official language of the papers will be English. Other languages are not acceptable, also for Figures or Tables. Please check your papers' grammar. Refer to ROOMVENT 2022- Extended Abstract Template to prepare your abstracts.
    3. Abstracts and papers should exhibit novelty and quality. They should not have been published elsewhere. No form of plagiarism is allowed.
    4. All submissions will be peer-reviewed by at least 2 reviewers.
    5. The abstract should not exceed 500 words. The full paper should be no more than 4 pages, including figures, tables, and references. Extra pages (exceeding 4 pages) will incur additional charges.


    Scientific Committee

    Yi Jiang
    Jiaping Liu
    Tianshou Zhao
    Francis Allard
    Anna Bogdan
    Mark Bomberg
    Guangyu Cao
    Lada Hensen Centnerová
    Stefano Corgnati
    Guilherme Carrilho da Graça
    Manuel Ruiz de Adana Santiago
    Lin Duanmu
    Lei Fang
    Jean-Raymond Fontaine
    Jun Gao
    Vishal Garg
    Fariborz Haghighat
    Jan Hensen
    Rauno Holopainen
    Laure Itard
    Arnold Janssens
    Karel Kabele
    Targo Kalamees
    Shinsuke Kato
    Kerry Kinney
    Risto Kosonen
    Angui Li
    Xianting Li
    Zhiwei Lian
    Zhang Lin
    Konstantin Logachev
    Ivo Martinac
    Jyotirmay Mathur
    Arsen Melikov
    Bahram Moshfegh
    Birgit Müller
    Ilinca Nastase
    Peter V. Nielsen
    Cathrine Noakes
    Thomas Olofsson
    Junseok Park
    Marco Perino
    Claude-Alain Roulet
    Mats Sandberg
    Stefano Schiavon
    Chandra Sekhar
    Richard J. Shaughnessy
    Aimo Taipale
    Kwok wai Tham
    Pawel Wargocki
    Liangzhu (Leon) Wang
    Hans Wigo
    Wei Xu
    Hongxing Yang
    Runming Yao
    Wei Ye
    Shijun You
    Yanping Yuan
    Z. John Zhai
    Junfeng (Jim) Zhang
    Tengfei Zhang
    Xu Zhang
    Tianshou Zhao
    Yingxin Zhu

    Li'an Hou
    Yaling He
    Phillip J. Jones
    Edward Arens
    William P. Bahnfleth
    Marianna Brodach
    Shijie Cao
    Qingyan Chen
    Cristiana-Verona Croitoru
    Manuel Gameiro da Silva
    Richard de Dear
    Enrico Fabrizio
    Guohui Feng
    Gian Vincenzo Fracastoro
    Ran Gao
    Howard D. Goodfellow
    Per K. Heiselberg
    Sabine Hofmann
    Sverre Holøs
    Hua Qian
    Jae Weon Jeong
    Jan Kaczmarczyk
    Claudia Kandzia
    Essam E. Khalil
    Maria Kolokotroni
    Jarek Kurnitski
    Baizhan Li
    Yuguo Li
    John C. Little
    Junjie Liu
    Zhenjun Ma
    Hans Martin Mathisen
    Alberto Meiss
    Lidia Morawska
    Panu Mustakallio
    Dirk Müller
    William Nazaroff
    Jianlei Niu
    Bjarne W. Olesen
    Lorenzo Pagliano
    Pertti Pasanen
    Saffa Riffat
    Mika Ruponen
    Mattheos Santamouris
    Peter G. Schild
    Mariusz Skwarczynski
    Jelena Srebric
    Shin-hici Tanabe
    Maija Virta
    Michael S. Waring
    Yi Wang
    Peter Wouters
    Bin Yang
    Xudong Yang
    Yang Yao
    Hiroshi Yoshino
    Chuck Yu
    Wim Zeiler
    Guoqiang Zhang
    Linhua Zhang
    Xiaosong Zhang
    Yinping Zhang
    Xudong Zhao

    To be continue

  • Organizing Committee

    Angui Li

    Conference Chair

    Thomas Olofsson

    Conference Co-chair

    Kosonen Risto

    SCANVAC Adviser

    Bin Yang

    Secretary General



  • Endorsing Organizations

  • Supporting Journals


    The ROOMVENT 2022 will be held in Xi’an, China. Xi’an, known as “Chang’an” in ancient times, is one of the four world’s most famous ancient capitals. Thirteen Dynasties including the Western Zhou, the Han, the Sui and the Tang established their capitals here. The city’s capital status lasted for more than 1100 years. As regards the number of dynasties, the span of time and the influence in Chinese history, Xi’an ranks first among Chinese ancient capitals.

  • Visit

    Terracotta Warriors

    The Terracotta Warriors is a part of the Qin emperor’s huge tomb complex. It is a collection of terracotta sculptures depicting the armies of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China. It is a form of funerary art buried with the emperor in 210–209 BC and whose purpose was to protect the emperor in his afterlife, and to make sure that he had people to rule over.

    Big Wild Goose Pagoda

    The Big Wild Goose Pagoda was built in 652 during the Tang Dynasty and originally had five stories, although the structure was rebuilt in 704 during the reign of Empress Wu Zetian and its exterior brick facade renovated during the Ming Dynasty. One of the pagoda many functions was to hold sutras and figurines of the Buddha that were brought to China from India by the Buddhist translator and travelers Xuanzang. Now this well-preserved holy place for Buddhist has been the symbol of Xian.

    Xi’an Bell Tower

    In the downtown area of Xi’an at the intersection where the North, South, East and West Streets meet, stands a magnificent classical building, the Bell Tower. The Bell Tower of Xi’an built in 1384 during the early Ming Dynasty, is a symbol of the city of Xi’an and one of the grandest of its kind in China. The Bell Tower also contains several large bronze-cast bells from the Tang Dynasty.

    Xi’an Drum Tower

    The Drum Tower of Xi’an is located in the heart of Xi'an, along with the Bell Tower it is a symbol of the city. The Drum Tower got its name from the huge drum located within the building. In contrast to the Bell Tower, where bell was stricken at dawn, drum was beat at sunset to indicate the end of the day.

    City Walls

    Xi’an City Walls are some of the largest, oldest and best preserved of their kind. They were originally built under the rule of the Hongwu Emperor, Zhu Yuanzhang, as a military defensive system. The massive walls measure 12 m high and 16 m wide at the base, and is 14 km in circumference.

    Huaqing Hot Spring

    Huaqing Hot Spring has been the site of a famous imperial bathing pool and a history of 3,000 years. It is a National Cultural Relic and one of China's Hundred Famous Gardens. Hot Spring is located at about 35 km east of the city of Xi'an, at the foot of Li Mountain.


    Organizing Secretariat:


    No.13, Yanta Road, Xi’an (710055), China
    If you need any further information, please contact secretariat_roomvent2022@hotmail.com

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