Multidisciplinary management of a mass psychogenic illness in a school
The CSTB used its expertise to intervene in a case of sick building syndrome in a school. To manage and overcome the crisis, it measured indoor air quality and provided psychological support to all stakeholders.
- Location Rennes
- Clients French Institute for Public Health Surveillance (InVS)
- Years 2010
Mapping of exposure to electromagnetic waves
Characterization of indoor exposure to electromagnetic waves inside an airport terminal, emitted by devices inside and outside (mobile phones, Wi-Fi, TV, FM, …), using a combination of the ICARE-RF and MithraREM software packages.
- Clients ADP
- Years 2015
Home automation for the elderly
Support for implementing a home automation kit.
- Clients DomusVi
- Years 2013
Monitoring in-home activities
Set-up of a remote assistance center for an association working with vulnerable isolated people in their homes.
- Clients Association Vivre Dans Son Pays
- Years 2014 - 2015
Study to understand the behavior of human skin when subjected to strong thermal transitions during a typical day. Several climatic conditions were created in the climatic wind tunnel, from tropical heat and humidity to cold dry mountain atmosphere. In each of the re-created environments, biophysical measurements were made and subjects completed questionnaires on their perceived sensations.
- Clients Clarins
- Years 2014
R&D at the OQAI (Indoor Air Quality Observatory): development of an instrument to measure and manage indoor air confinement in schools.
- Clients DGPR, DHUP, ADEME
- Years 2008
Air quality measurement
Assessment protocols and large-scale data gathering on air quality, comfort and performance in office buildings and schools.
- Clients Commission européenne
- Years 2011 - 2014
Ventilation appraisal and diagnosis of hydrocarbon pollution following the contamination of several buildings by polluted ground.
- Clients DRIRE IDF
- Years 2010