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Researcher: Bromberek, Z (Dr Zbigniew Bromberek)

Fields of Research

Urban and regional planning
Architecture
Interior design
Quantity surveying
Architectural design
History and theory of the built environment (excl. architecture)
Building information modelling and management
Sustainable agricultural development
Other built environment and design
Tourism economics
Building
Environmental assessment and monitoring

Research Objectives

Other construction
Tourism infrastructure development
Commercial construction design
Other education and training
Tourism services
Expanding knowledge in philosophy and religious studies
Teaching and curriculum
Other environmental management
Understanding Australia's past
Conserving the historic environment
Environmental education and awareness

Career Best Publications

Forward to the past: the urban village; Proceeding of PLEA 2000
Sustainability architecture and comfort: a Biotechnological model of environmental adaptation; International Conference on Sustainable Building 2002
Taking Notice of the Environment: Environmental Data in Tropical Coast Design; 36th Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association
Tourists and attitudes to air-conditioning in the Tropics; Climate Research: Interactions of Climate with Organisms, Ecosystems and Human Societies

Research Publications

A Question of Sustainability: Tourist Resort in the Tropics; Sustainable Environmental Architecture 2000
An argument against air-conditioning in tropical resorts; International Journal of Architectural Research
Architectural Science and Technology in a Studio: A Utas Case Study; Australian & New Zealand Architectural Science Association Conference
Computer use in architectural studies from a teacher's perspective: a Utas case study; Association of Architectural Schools Australasia
Contexts of Architecture; 38th Annual Conference of the Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA) and the International Building Performance Simulation Association - Australia
Eco-resort on the tropical coast: comfort and design; Open House International
Eco-Tourism and Comfort in the Tropics; International Symposium on Building Research and the Sustainability of the Built Environment in the Tropics
Ecological Way of Building for Tourists on the Tropical Coast; 2nd International Conference on Ecological Protection of the Planet Earth
Energy source impacts and design of tropical eco-resorts; Towards Solutions for a Liveable Future: progress, practice, performance, people
Environmental Impact Assessment: Developing Building Site Disturbance Indicator; Sustainable Building
Forward to the past: the urban village; Proceeding of PLEA 2000
Housing trends and their implications for tourist accommodation in Australia; 37th Australian & New Zealand Architectural Science Association Conference
Implications of changing building codes for the tourism accommodation sector in Tasmania; 38th Annual Conference of the Architectural Science Association (ANZAScA) and the International Building Performance Simulation Association - Australia
Infrastructure for Mountain Tourism: Tatra NP Case Study; Australian & New Zealand Architectural Science Association Conference
Infrastructure needs and sustainability of tourism: servicing the Tasmanian wilderness; 21st International Conference Passive and low energy architecture
Low-impact design of tourist resorts in the hot and humid climate; ANZAScA 2000
Plugging the Gaps: Learning by Making (UTas Case Study); 36th Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association
Shaping the Future 2002; University of Tasmania
Sustainability architecture and comfort: a Biotechnological model of environmental adaptation; International Conference on Sustainable Building 2002
Taking Notice of the Environment: Environmental Data in Tropical Coast Design; 36th Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Architectural Science Association
The architecture for the future and teaching Architectural Science; ANZAScA 2000
The potential for integrative projects within the existing curriculum framework; Innovation, Inspiration and Instruction: New Knowledge in the Architectural Sciences
Tourists and attitudes to air-conditioning in the Tropics; Climate Research: Interactions of Climate with Organisms, Ecosystems and Human Societies
Towards Integrative Architectural Education; Proceedings of ANZAScA 2001
Tropical tourist resorts and air-conditioning; Challenges for Architectural Science in Changing Climates: ANZAScA 2006 40th Annual Conference

Research Projects

Architecture in the Wild: Infrastructure required to support wilderness-based eco-tourism; CRC for Sustainable Tourism Pty Ltd (CRCT)
Reinventing 3-4 Star Accommodation in Regional Australia - The Identification of Innovative Strategies to Meet Visitor Needs; CRC for Sustainable Tourism Pty Ltd (CRCT)

Research Candidate Supervision

A Streamlined Hybrid, Embodied Energy Framework that Includes Co-product Allocation Approaches- Sawn Timber Case Study
Comparative performance of three purpose designed high thermal performance houses in Tasmania
Tourist Architecture for Tasmania's Landscape- Architects' Responses to the Natural Landscape