Professor Susan Roaf lecture announced
Susan Roaf is Professor of Architectural Engineering at Heriot Watt University in Edinburgh. Having spent ten years in Iran and Iraq she completed academic studies on the windcatchers of Yazd, nomadic architecture in Iran, and the ancient water systems, technologies and archaeology of Iraq. She has an international reputation for work on thermal comfort, photovoltaics, passive building design, ecohousing, and the education of architects.
Professor Roaf will discuss Solar Cities : from Vision to Reality. The talk will outline the theory behind the Solar Cities movement, cover its history and outline the attributes of Solar Cities around the world.