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Researcher: Fay, MR (Professor Roger Fay)

Fields of Research

Architecture
Building information modelling and management
Architectural science and technology
Other built environment and design
Architectural design
Urban and regional planning
Aged health care
Interior design
Building
Environmentally sustainable engineering
Environmental assessment and monitoring
Housing markets, development and management
Aged care nursing
Social and cultural anthropology
Sociology of migration, ethnicity and multiculturalism
Experimental methods in fluid flow, heat and mass transfer
Environment policy
Engineering design

Research Objectives

Other construction
Residential construction design
Environmentally sustainable construction activities
Commercial energy efficiency
Residential energy efficiency
Other environmental management
Commercial construction design
Construction materials performance and processes
Expanding knowledge in built environment and design
Health related to ageing
Nursing
Residential construction planning
Management of greenhouse gas emissions from construction activities
Urban planning
Environmental policy, legislation and standards
Pacific Peoples community services
Tourism infrastructure development
Multicultural services
Timber materials
Effects of climate change on Australia (excl. social impacts)
Environmentally sustainable energy activities

Career Best Publications

An analysis of the embodied energy of office buildings by height; Facilities
Building materials selection: greenhouse strategies for built facilities; Facilities
Design Strategies for Affordable and Sustainable Housing; Environment Design Guide
Does Compressing Australian Suburbia Achieve Ecologically Sustainable Development?; Journal of Architectural and Planning Research
The National Australian Built Environment Rating System (NABERS); Environment Design Guide
The use of AccuRate, in the design process of Two Developer Type Timber Platform Houses, to achieve a 5 Star & an 8 Star House Energy Rating; Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), Annual Conference

Research Publications

'Home' in the Aged Care Institution: Authentic or Ersatz; Asia Pacific International Conference on Environment-Behaviour Studies
A heat and mass transfer analysis of the subfloor cavity of a residential building; Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), Annual Conference
A preliminary analysis of subfloor ventilation data - bridging the gap between theory and experiment; Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), Annual Conference
A preliminary analysis of subfloor ventilation data - bridging the gap between theory and experiment ; Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), Annual Conference
A preliminary analysis of subfloor ventilation data: bridging the gap between theory and experiment; Architectural Science Review
Actions Towards Sustainable Outcomes; Environment Design Guide
Affordable Places; Making sense of place: exploring concepts and expressions of place through different senses and lenses
Altona - an Australian suburb on the edge; 11th PLEA International Conference
An analysis of the embodied energy of office buildings by height; Facilities
An empirical validation of the 'AccuRate' software envelope model in an Australian cool-temperate climate; 46th Annual Conference of the Architectural Science Association
An Empirical Validation of the 'AccuRate' Software Envelope Model using a Concrete Slab-on-ground Test Building; 12th Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association
Analysing the life-cycle energy of an Australian residential building and its householders; Building Research & Information
Assessing the importance of design decisions on life cycle energy and environmental impact; Proceedings of PLEA 2000
Australian Suburbia: a case sutdy exploring quantitative measures of sustainability; 28th Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association
Building case studies: Can they be effective?; Passive and Low Energy Architecture Conference 2002
Building Case Studies: Rhetoric or Fact?; 36th Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association
Building Materials Selection: Greenhouse Strategies; Environment Design Guide
Building materials selection: greenhouse strategies for built facilities; Facilities
Buildings, brains and behaviour - towards an affective neuroscience of architecture: the hedonic impact of sustainable work environments on occupant well-being; World Health Design
Can mass-timber construction materials provide effective thermal capacitance in new homes?; 1st Asia Conference of International Building Performance Simulation Association
Can mass-timber products provide effective thermal mass in low and medium rise construction; The Japan Solar Energy Society 2013
Comparison of Test Cell Thermal Performance and the Empirical Validation of AccuRate in a Cool Temperate Climate
Comparison of Test Cell Thermal Performance August to December 2006
Conversion of a Heritage Listed Industrial Building - UTAS School of Architecture and Design; BEDP Environment Design Guide
Costs of improving the thermal performance of houses in a cool-temperate climate; Architectural Science Review
Design for dementia: Sustainability and human wellbeing; Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), Annual Conference
Design Strategies for Affordable and Sustainable Housing; Environment Design Guide
Dirty climate data and mould growth in Australian residential buildings; Building a Future Towards Net Zero
Does Compressing Australian Suburbia Achieve Ecologically Sustainable Development?; Journal of Architectural and Planning Research
Ductless task air-conditioning; ASHRAE Transactions
Eco-Drones: A Tragi-Comedy in One Act; The 1993 NZIA Conference at Taupo
Embodied Energy Assessment of Tammed Earth; Australia and New Zealand Solar Energy Conference
Embodied Water of Construction; Environment Design Guide
Energy, Environmental Impact and the Built Environment; Catalyst 95 Design and Environment Conference
Enhancing Cognition by Understanding Knowledge Flow Characteristcs during Design Collaboration; Alam Cipta: International Journal on Sustainable Tropical Design Research and Practice
Environmental assessment of rammed earth construction systems; Structural Survey
Evidence-based facilities design in health care: a study of aged care facilities in Australia; Health Services Management Research
Factors Influencing the Lifetime Energy of Australian Suburban Housing; PLEA 99
Life Cycle Energy Analysis - A Measure of the Environmental Impact of Buildings; BEDP Environment Design Guide
Life cycle energy analysis at the scematic design stage; TIA Third International Conference
Life cycle energy analysis at the schematic design stage; TIA Third International Conference
Life Cycle Energy: A Method of Assessing the Long-Term Environmental Impact of Buildings; Buildings and the Environment in Asia
Life-cycle energy analysis of buildings: a case study; Building Research & Information
Life-Cycle Energy Analysis: planning for the future; Embodied Energy: the current state of play
Measuring Air Quality for Built Environment Rating System; Australian & New Zealand Architectural Science Association Conference
Measuring Biodiversity for Built Environment Rating Systems; Passive and Low Energy Architecture Conference 2003
Measuring Site Biodiversity for Sustainable Development ; Environmental Design Guide
NABERS: Environmental Rating as a Reporting Strategy; Smart and Sustainable Build Environment
Opportunities for Reducing the Lifetime Energy Requirements of Australian Dwellings; 37th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Solar Energy Society
Platform-floored residential construction and reflective subfloor insulation; 47th International Conference of the Architectural Science Association
Results from the simulated use of mass-timber construction to improve the thermal performance of lightweight residential buildings in Australia; 47th International Conference of the Architectural Science Association
Sustainable Surburbia; Exedra : the journal of the School of Architecture Deakin University
Teaching Ecological Architecture in the Design Studio: A Case of Wishful Thinking?; 29th Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association
The comparative thermal performance of three purpose designed houses in Australia; Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), Annual Conference
The cost effectiveness of housing thermal performance improvements in saving C02-e; Architectural Science Review
The cost effectiveness of housing thermal performance improvements in saving CO2-e; Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), Annual Conference
The costs of improving the thermal performance of houses in a cool-temperate climate; Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), Annual Conference
The design of affordable and sustainable housing: reconciling the conflicts; Architectural Science Association Conference
The design of three thermal performance test cells in Launceston; Towards Solutions for a Liveable Future: progress, practice, performance, people
The effect of increased water prices on the Australian construction industry; Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), Annual Conference
The Embodied Energy of Living; BEDP Environment Design Guide
The influence of residential framing practices on thermal performance; Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), Annual Conference
The National Australian Built Environment Rating System (NABERS); Environment Design Guide
The Proposed Building Environmental Rating System for Environment Australia; ISES 2001 Solar World Congress
The Transformation of Existing Dwellings Towards Sustainability: Quantitative Assessments; Australian and New Zealand Solar Energy Society
The use of AccuRate, in the design process of Two Developer Type Timber Platform Houses, to achieve a 5 Star & an 8 Star House Energy Rating; Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), Annual Conference
Thermal comfort, productivity and energy consumption in the tropical office environment: a critical overview; Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA), Annual Conference
Thermal performance of light-weight timber test buildings; 10th World Conference on Timber Engineering

Research Projects

Development of a desiccant-based Air Handling Unit; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Ductless Task Air-Conditioning (DTAC); University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Ductless Task Air-Conditioning Optimisation and Industrial Design; Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources (DISER)
Empirical comparison between measurements and AccuRate model predictors for the Kingston Houses; CSIRO-Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Green Loans Audience Research - Projects A, B and C; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)
No Bills and Best Five Star House; Forest & Wood Products Australia Limited (FWPA)
Building Case Study
Comprehensive Environmental Rating Systems for Australian Buildings
Comprehensive Environmental Rating Systems for Australian Buildings (Stage 2)
Cost Effective Design for Affordable Social Housing-Stage 1
Expert Review of Regulatory Information Bulletin: 5 Star Standard for New Dwellings
External advisor for Dementia Nursing Home Design Resource Panel
Introducing Environmental Design for People with Dementia into Undergraduate Architectural Curricula
Research Activity in the School of Architecture and Design
The Dementia Enabling Environments Project (DEEP)

Research Candidate Supervision

A Streamlined Hybrid, Embodied Energy Framework that Includes Co-product Allocation Approaches- Sawn Timber Case Study
An Analysis of the Subfloor Cavity Climate in a Residential Building
Between the Physical and the Virtual
Comparative performance of three purpose designed high thermal performance houses in Tasmania
Consideration of the space between the place of intimate dwelling and the idealised wilderness
Digital images and the perception of self
Dwelling Adaptation for Sustainability- Improving Interventions for Energy Efficiency, Comfort and Equity in Tasmania
From Market Place to Superstore
Learning-by-Making- Design-build Studios at the School of Architecture at the University of Tasmania
Making Nature- Extinct Tasmanian Plants
The Cost Effectiveness of Housing Thermal Performance Improvements in Avoiding CO2-emissions
The Empirical Validation of House Energy Rating (HER) Software for Lightweight Housing in Cool Temperate Climates
The Empirical Validation of the House Energy Rating Software AccuRate for Residential Buildings in Cool Temperate Climates of Australia
THE FEASIBILITY OF ZERO ENERGY SOLAR HOUSING FOR THE COLD TEMPERATE CLIMATES OF AUSTRALIA
The Future of Thermal Comfort in an Energy-Constrained World
The Open-air Classroom - A Preliminary Study of Outdoor Classrooms for Primary Schools in Malaysia
Tourist Architecture for Tasmania's Landscape- Architects' Responses to the Natural Landscape
Towards an Affective Neuroscience of Architecture- The HEdonic Impact of Sustainable Building Environments on Occcupant Well-Being
Towards sustainability and heritage revival in Egypt's South Eastern Desert Region
What are the qualitative design parameters of the physical environment to support well-being in the final stages of Dementia?