Low Carbon Buildings Group

The LCB has an international profile in the field of carbon counting, building performance monitoring, post-occupancy evaluation, low-carbon retrofitting and climate change adaptation of buildings and neighbourhoods. The Group also holds world-leading expertise in the study of thermal comfort, in particular the adaptive approach based on field surveys. Publications from the Group in low-carbon buildings and sustainable design are recognised international references. Other related areas of expertise include: urban energy modelling using Geographical Information Systems (GIS), low carbon communities and design of low-energy buildings in diverse climates. The six main themes of our work are as follows:

RESEARCH STAFF

CONTACT DETAILS

Professor Rajat Gupta
Director of Low Carbon Building Group

School of Architecture

Oxford Brookes University
Headington Campus
Gipsy Lane
Oxford OX33 1HX
United Kingdom

rgupta@brookes.ac.uk