People & Buildings

Masters Conference


Masters Conference 2023

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Conference program

Speaker list

Session 1: Passive and hybrid strategies

10:45 – 11:00

Siva Sai Varsha Kakuturu

Assessing the effectiveness of passive cooling design strategies to reduce overheating in epilepsy care homes in the UK

11:00 – 11:15

Paloma Souza

The Future of Responsive Facade for Multi-Storey Residential Buildings in Tropical Climates

11:15 – 11:30

Amritha MaryAnn Thomas

Flow: Social Housing for the Fishing Community of Kerala, India.

Session 2: Occupants wellbeing and comfort (case study and simulation)

12:00 – 12:15

Hassan Safdar Malik

Comparative Analysis of Thermal Comfort Surveys with CFD Simulations

12:15 – 12:30

Berth Phileinta Ginting

Residential Heat Pump Operation in The UK (LATENT Project) And Deferral Situation with Air Conditioning Operation in Indonesia

12:30 – 12:45

Nisrina Meidiani

Impact of Restorative Spaces on the Wellbeing of Emergency Unit General Practitioners in Indonesian National Referral Hospital

12:45 – 13:00

Yiming Qi

An experimental investigation of how human activities affect the behaviour of indoor airborne particles

13:00 – 13:15

Barah Rababa

Occupant Behaviours and Environmental Preferences in Home-Office Environments Versus Conventional Office Environments; Reflections from The Pandemic.

13:15 – 13:30

Bhawana Chaudhary

Design Strategies for Future Residential Buildings in Delhi, India

Session 3: Building Energy Demand and Embody Energy

14:15 – 14:30

Wilanda Rachbuakhao

Green Facade Features for Office Buildings in The Future Climate

14:30 – 14:45

Aurora Baba

Embodied Carbon comparison between Vernacular Architecture and modern techniques in Albania

14:45 – 15:00

Mark Alegbe

Comparative analysis of wall materials toward improved thermal comfort, reduced emission, and construction cost in tropical buildings

15:00 – 15:15

Shima H. AlDhaheri

An Evaluation of Window Parameters Effects on Daylight and Energy Saving in Residential Building in Saudi Arabia: An integrated optimisation and sensitivity analysis

15:15 – 15:30

Arta Ibrahimi

Optimising Operational Energy in High-Rise Office Buildings in the UK The path towards Net Zero Carbon

Session 4: Various themes on People and Buildings

15:45 – 16:00

Mohit Attri

How can a Façade design enhance daylight in office environments in temperate climates? An energy-efficient approach toward sustainability

16:00 – 16:15

Marie Haase

Hacking the Street _ Regenerative Design Principles for the Existing Urban Street Section and Public Realm

16:15 – 16:30

Borui Chen

Effect of indoor lights on development of Aspergillus versicolor in buildings

16:30 – 16:45

Lina Al-Saffar

Investigating Alternative Materials for Displacement Shelters, Using North-West Syria as an Example.

16:45 – 17:00

Tom Handford MRICS

Incentivising Owner Occupiers and Residential Landlords to Undertake Retrofit in the UK