Institute for Environmental Research

The Institute for Environmental Research (IEP) is an interdisciplinary research center for the study of the thermal interaction of people and their surroundings. It is one of the few centers in the world with the controlled environmental chambers and supporting instrumentation necessary to study the aspect of human comfort.

IER research deals with the following, in addition to other related topics:
  • Clothing Systems
  • Indoor Environmental Engineering
  • Thermal Comfort
  • Thermal Stress