The SBi Lab has a team of experts in building climate and energy engineering, building science, sustainable building design, education and policy, and construction.
Dr Ian Ridley, BSc, MSc, PhD
Ian is the Vice Chancellor’s Senior Fellow. He has more than 20 years’ experience in academia as a building scientist and is an expert in the experimental evaluation of building energy efficiency and environmental performance.
Dr Mary Myla Andamon, BScArch, PhD
Myla is research fellow and a building scientist with expertise in indoor thermal comfort studies and indoor environmental monitoring and assessments of buildings.
Associate Professor Larry Bellamy, BE(Hons), MBA(Tech Mgt), PhD, MIPENZ
Larry is Associate Professor of Building Science. He has more than 20 years’ experience as a researcher and consulting engineer in building energy and climate engineering.
Mr Andrew Carre, BE(Hons), ME
Andrew is research fellow and an energy engineer with expertise in life cycle assessment. He has considerable experience in research and client management.
Dr Sarah Holdsworth, BEd (Environmental Science), MEnvSc, PhD
Sarah is lecturer in sustainability with expertise in sustainability education for the building industry.
Associate Professor David Higgins, BSc, MComm, PhD
David is Associate Professor in Property Investment. He has more than 15 years’ experience as researcher and industry consultant in property markets including property performance and building sustainability risk factors.
Associate Professor Usha Iyer-Raniga, BArch, MASA, PhD
Usha is Associate Professor in Sustainable Built Environments. She has more than 20 years’ experience as a researcher in sustainable built environments and is an expert in building design, regulations and policies.
Associate Professor Priya Rajagopalan, BTech, MSc, PhD
Priya's research expertise includes energy and indoor environmental performance of buildings, urban climatology and urban thermal balance.
Ms Kathryn Robson, BCom, DipEd, BBus (Property), MAppSci (Construction)
Kath is lecturer in construction management and a researcher in building sustainability performance.
Professor Ron Wakefield, BE(Hons), MSE, PhD, MASCE, CPEng, MIEAust, FRICS
Ron is Professor of Construction and Head of the School of Property, Construction and Project Management.
Dr James PC Wong, BScArch, BArch, MBldSc, PhD
James is research fellow and a building scientist with expertise in building performance assessment and sustainability rating (AccuRate, FirstRate5, NABERS and GreenStar Office).
Dr Peter SP Wong, BSc(Hon), MPhil, PhD, MRICS, MIEEE, AIQS(Affil.)
Peter is senior lecturer in construction management with an expertise in carbon reduction policy and organisational behaviour.
Dr Jin Woo, BS, MS, MPD, PhD
Jin is lecturer in building science with expertise in post-occupancy evaluation of buildings.
Dr Rebecca Yang, BSc (Hon), MSc, PhD
Rebecca is senior lecturer with expertise in green technology application and lifecycle assessment (cost-benefit and energy). She has considerable experience in driving the uptake of new technologies (e.g. BIPV) within sophisticated socio-technical contexts.
Higher Degree by Research Candidates
Charles Kwarteng Asafo-Adjei