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Dr Masa Noguchi, , BEng, MArch, PhD, CEng, CEnv, MIED, MRAIC

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Reader in Architectural Technology

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Dr Masa Noguchi
EcoTerra House, Canada

Dr Masa Noguchi

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Dr Masa Noguchi,

Dr Masa Noguchi is a Reader in Architectural Technology in the Mackintosh School of Architecture. Before coming to the GSA in 2006 he worked in Japan and Canada, where his academic background and industry experience straddled engineering, architecture and design.

He supervises the Zero Energy Mass Customised Housing (ZEMCH) pathway at the postgraduate programme at GSA, where students learn passive solar housing design techniques, affordable lifetime homes planning strategies and active renewable energy technologies, housing sustainability assessment, and domestic energy simulation.

Masa's research includes mass customisation in sustainable housing, low/zero-energy/carbon solar housing design techniques, renewable energy technologies and value analysis in design and construction system decision-making.

As well as inventing a mass custom design approach to sustainable housing, he developed an interactive mass custom design rendering/communication tool, and designed Canada's first zero-energy home - Alouette Homes' EcoTerra house - built and commercialised through the Canadian government's EQuilibrium sustainable housing initiative in 2007.

Masa Noguchi on RADAR

Cost-effectiveness Measurement Model for Scottish Energy Efficient Affordable Housing Design

Cost-effectiveness Measurement Model for Scottish Energy ...

05/09/14 13:37

Examining Physical and Metaphysical Performance of the Wind Turbine Applied to Urban Housing in Scotland

Examining Physical and Metaphysical Performance of the Wi...

05/09/14 13:37

Examining The Performance And Cost Effectiveness Of A Solar PV/T MVHR System Applied to Zero Energy Affordable Housing in Scotland

Examining The Performance And Cost Effectiveness Of A Sol...

05/09/14 13:35