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Sustainable Water Management: Learning from Indigenous Communities

PhD project by Dr Namrata P. Joshi-Vishwasrao Namrata’s thesis, Sustainable Water Management: Learning from Indigenous Communities in India focuses on co- management systems, institutional structures and Indigenous knowledge. This study involved comprehensive research on international policies regarding managing water in an ecologically sustainable manner by adopting a co-management approach, engaging Indigenous people and their traditional […]

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Analysing the Environmental Performance of Commercial Office Buildings

PhD project by Vanessa Menadue Current research analyses the environmental performance of commercial office buildings given the current rise in market demand for ‘green’ design. The term ‘green building’ is intended to mean a building that is designed, constructed and operated with the specific objectives of efficient use of resources and reducing negative impact on […]

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An Investigation of the ‘Sustainability’ Expectations of the Architecture of School Buildings from Design to Occupancy

PhD project by Linda Pearce Linda is a registered architect, with additional qualifications and experience in engineering and business BE(Hons) BArch(Hons) Adel MBA Warw]. She is currently on a practice career break. Her main architectural interest is learning space design. Her research interests include: Strategic design decision processes in the context of real world challenges […]

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Thermal Preferences in Dwellings of Alternative Constructions

PhD project by Lyrian Daniel Lyrian’s research is motivated by specific interests in thermal comfort, residential building performance simulation and related policy. Throughout her tertiary education, Lyrian has developed an awareness of the necessity of environmental, social and economically sustainable design. This has formed the basis of research projects that have culminated in publications and […]

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Water Urbanism in Dhaka: Intervention Strategies for Reclaiming and Protecting the Water Bodies of an Eco-city

PhD project by Fahmid Ahmed Fahmid’s research aims to understand the water-culture of the deltaic city of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Water has played a powerful role in shaping the histories, societies and economics of this region. However, with the unprecedented rate of urbanisation the dialogue between water and the city has collapsed. Appropriate urban design policy […]

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