Staff Videos

Increasing Student Performance with Air Quality - Dr Shamila Haddad

25 Jun 2019

Dr Shamila Haddad wants to enhance the quality of buildings for better health, comfort and wellbeing. She has been working on a project to improve air quality in school classrooms.

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Rapid Urbanisation and Urban Resilience

06 Mar 2019
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Meet Dr Negin Nazarian

12 Feb 2019

 

Dr Negin Nazarian is a Scientia Fellow urban climatologist at UNSW’s Faculty of Built Environment. She is working on a wearable that can measure the wearer’s physiological response, such as heart rate and skin temperature, to their immediate environment. She says in the future, a Coolbit user could create a personalised heat safe route for a run, based on the previous information received by the wearable.

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UNSW SHARP hire - Professor Sisi Zlatanova

03 Dec 2018

Professor Sisi Zlatanova is recognised as a leading international authority on 3D Geographic Information Systems. The focus of her research is 3D indoor modelling and navigation, 3D data representation (vector and voxel) and data structuring and 3D data integration. She has authored and co-authored more than 300 papers and edited or co-edited 23 books.

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Faculty Matters | David Sanderson | Rapid Urbanisation

21 Sep 2018

Hosted by ABC broadcaster Sarah Macdonald, in our second episode we meet our Inaugural Judith Nielsen Chair in Architecture, Professor David Sanderson, who will lead our next Grand Challenge on Rapid Urbanisation. With cities growing by 1.4 million people every week, David talks about this global phenomenon and how this change is a defining shift of our time.

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Architect of change - David Sanderson

22 May 2018

 

Early in his architectural career Professor David Sanderson had an epiphany while working at a low income housing project that changed his career direction to one of an aid worker. As the Inaugural Judith Nielsen Chair in Architecture at UNSW Built Environment his research into disasters, poverty and marginalisation is now changing the way the world deals with the aftermaths of natural disasters.

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Prof Chris Pettit introduces the new City Analytics program

27 Jul 2017
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Professor Susan Thompson on planning cities that improve our health

19 Apr 2017
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Associate Professor Oya Demirbilek on enhancing standards of living through industrial design

11 Apr 2017
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Dr. Lan Ding talks on developing models to enable greener cities

11 Apr 2017
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Associate Professor Catherine Bridge on pioneering inclusive design through motion-capture technology

11 Apr 2017
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Professor Mattheos Santamouris on building new technologies to migrate urban overheating

11 Apr 2017
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Dr Hazel Easthope talks strata titles and urban consolidation

14 Jul 2016
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UNSW Built Environment Research

16 Jan 2016
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Prof Bill Randolph talks affordable housing and density

15 Jan 2016
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Prof Chris Pettit talks data driven approaches to city planning

13 Jan 2016
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Prof Martin Loosemore talks social impact of construction and gender diversity

12 Jan 2016
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Scientia Prof Deo Prasad on zero carbon buildings and energy storage

11 Jan 2016
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UNSW Built Environment Research Degrees

09 Dec 2015
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Healthy cities

28 Apr 2010

Associate Professor Susan Thompson from UNSW's Faculty of Built Environment on the intricacies of making our cities "greener".

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