Name:

Prof Colin Porteous DA (Edin), MPhil, PhD, ARIAS, FHEA, FRSA, OBE

Job Title:

Senior Researcher

Department:

MEARU

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The Glasgow House by GHA
MEARU undertakes Post Occupancy Evaluations to assess building performance and energy efficiency

The Glasgow House by GHA

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Prof Colin Porteous

Research Interests: environmental architecture - focus on solar energy housing applications (passive/hybrid thermal; electrical), initially to address fuel poverty, now carbon-neutral design. Within this field, much work directed at resolving the gap between prediction and performance, in particular user-control-interface with special interest in solar pre-heated ventilation air.

Colin Porteous on RADAR

Book Review: Daniel A. Barber. A House in the Sun: Modern Architecture and Solar Energy in the Cold War

Book Review: Daniel A. Barber. A House in the Sun: Modern...

30/10/19 10:24

The significance of natural ventilation

The significance of natural ventilation Porteous, Colin ...

30/10/19 9:57

Precedented Environmental Futures: Skin and Substance

Precedented Environmental Futures: Skin and Substance Po...

20/05/19 11:03

Mackintosh School of Architecture on RADAR

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