Postgraduate Research Student Profiles

Malay Dave

High Performance Prefab Housing: Towards an evaluation framework

Malay Dave is focusing on research into prefabricated housing and its potential to address the need for housing. His thesis ‘High Performance Prefab Housing: Towards an evaluation framework’, under the supervision of Scientia Professor Deo Prasad and Mr Bruce Watson, aims to explore the relationship between environmental sustainability and economic affordability and to investigate the role of design in achieving high performance in both these areas.