2016 - current | New ways of designing and understanding open-plan working.
Dr Christhina Candido, A/Prof Martin Mackey, Dr Fan Zhang, Dr Lian Loke, Dr Renata De Vecchi (UFSC) and Prof Alessandra Prata (USP)
This project aims to identify, quantify and analyze positive and negative impacts of contemporary workspace design on occupants' overall satisfaction, perceived productivity and health.
Industry Partner: NA
2016 - 2016 | Challenging lease agreements in Australia: Quantifying the effects of higher temperature set-points on office worker's productivity and thermal comfort
Dr Christhina Candido, Dr Fan Zhang, Prof Richard de Dear, Dr Jungsoo Kim and Mr Thomas Parkinson
This project will focus on proof-of-concept about the balance between productivity and thermal comfort when employing a temperature setback approach in air-conditioned office buildings during summer.
Funding: City of Sydney (Feasibility study)
Industry partner: NSW Office of Environment and Heritage
RESEARCH PROJECTS AND COLLABORATIONS
BUILDING OCCUPANTS SURVEY SYSTEM AUSTRALIA