Sustainable Architecture and Built Environments: buildings and cities

The focus of this theme is theoretical and applied research concerned with reducing the environmental impact of buildings and cities to safeguard the environment as well as to enhance the health and wellbeing of people.

Key areas:

  • Sustainable design and construction
  • Sustainable planning and development
  • Low energy building design
  • Building performance analysis
  • In situ thermal measurements and monitoring
  • Post occupancy evaluation
  • User comfort and satisfaction
  • Whole life cycle assessment of buildings
  • Energy management and carbon foot printing
  • Eco-refurbishment/conversion
  • Building Information Modelling (BIM)
  • Data Integration Design (Big Data and the Internat of Things)

For further information contact: Prof Behzad Sodagar