Responses of indoor moulds to water dynamics: the transient water conditions rendered by non-24 h air-conditioning

  • Haoxiang Wu

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis


Due to rapid urbanisation, people in metropolises spend the majority of their time indoors. Indoor mould contamination, as one of the most pungent biohazards in built environments, can ubiquitously present in humid areas and potentially compromise the health of occupants. Governmental institutions like the World Health Organisation and United States Environmental Protection Agency have put forward guidelines for indoor mould prevention. However, these guidelines normally require occupants to maintain a low indoor humidity (
Date of Award13 Aug 2020
Original languageEnglish
SupervisorJonathan W C WONG (Supervisor)

User-Defined Keywords

  • Indoor air pollution
  • Molds (Fungi)
  • Oxidative stress

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