Impact of climate change and envelope performance dilapidation on dwellings
"This study looks at addressing the issues concerning environmentally conscious homes and reviewing how efficiently they comp...
Dr Julio Bros Williamson | Director of Studies: Prof John Currie | Second Supervisor: Dr Celine Garnier
Moisture conditions in external timber cladding: field trials and their design implications
This research was funded by the EU Northern Periphery Programme as part of a trans-national project titled: E...
Dr Ivor Davies | Director of Studies: Charles Fairfield | Second Supervisor: Alastair Stupart
Optimising Timber Frame Construction
Timber platform frame has evolved as an efficient method of construction for domestic dwellings and
is experiencing continual growth in the UK due to it lending its...
Prof Robert Hairstans | Director of Studies: Prof Abdy Kermani | Second Supervisor: Fouad Khalaf
Potential of noble fir, Norway spruce, western red cedar and western hemlock grown for timber production in Great Britain
"I am investigating the merchantability and wood properties of Noble fir (Abies...
David Gil-Moreno | Director of Studies: Dr Dan Ridley-Ellis
Architecture of emergencies in the Middle East: Proposed shelter design criteria
The ongoing research covers the Architectural design and construction of the humanitarian response during and after emer...
Miss Lara Alshawawreh | Director of Studies: Prof Sean Smith | Second Supervisor: John Wood
Performance measurement and mathematical modelling of integrated solar water heaters
Dr Celine Garnier | Director of Studies: Prof John Currie | Second Supervisor: Dr Tom Grassie
Automated code compliance for structural timber design with building information modelling
Mr Andrew Livingstone | Director of Studies: Prof Robert Hairstans | Second Supervisor: Prof Sean Smith
Smart energy monitoring technology to achieve low carbon homes
If the UK is to address its energy reduction targets, it is vital to understand energy use behaviours and to devise technology that positi...
Dr Jon Stinson | Director of Studies: Prof Sean Smith | Second Supervisor: Prof John Currie
Retrofit Evaluation of Non Domestic Buildings in Scotland prior to connection to 4th generation district heating
Antoine Reguis | Director of Studies: Prof John Currie
The delusion of innovations? An investigation into micro-level competency barriers to an effective macro-level diffusion of Bulding Information Modelling in the UK
Melanie Robinson | Director of Studies: Dr Celine Garnier | Second Supervisor: Prof John Currie