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Expert in Thermal Simulation, Building Energy, Passive Design, Thermal Comfort, Indoor Air Quality, HVACR

Expert ID: 728636 United Kingdom

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Expert is a consultant that draws on local and international experience.

Utilising the very best in commercial and open source software tools clients can be provided with with expertise in Building Physics:
• Dynamic thermal simulation of HVAC and Passive building systems.
• Thermal bridging analysis as a route to improving heat loss performance of building facades.
• Daylight modelling to find the best way of reducing artificial lighting.
• Computational Fluid Dynamics, both inside (Ventilation) and outside (Pedestrian comfort).

These skills help inform on the most sustainable and cost effective decisions for new building designs. They can also help realise true value for re-fits and refurbishments.

UK legislation including Energy Performance Certificates and Building Regulations compliance is second nature. A substantial BREEAM and LEED portfolio – probably the two most significant environmental rating systems for buildings today - can also be demonstrated.

Education

Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1995 Degree: B Eng Subject: Mechanical Engineering Institution: University of Leeds

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 2007 to 2010 Employer: Zerod Energy Design Ltd Title: Associate Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 2005 to 2007 Employer: Building Design Partnership Title: Software Leader - Building Physics Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 2003 to 2005 Employer: Halcrow Yolles Title: Building Physics Consultant Department: Responsibilities:

International Experience

Years Country / Region Summary
Years: 2009 to 2009 Country / Region: Portugal Summary: Four day trip providing training to clients in Building Physics Software - Designbuilder.
Years: 2009 to 2009 Country / Region: Turkey Summary: Four day trip providing training to clients in Building Physics Software - Designbuilder.

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