Green Buildings Pay: Design, Productivity and Ecology examines, through a range of detailed case studies, how different approaches to green design can produce more sustainable patterns of development. These chapters Master Planning, Transport, Energy, The Building Envelope, Environmental Services, and Materials may be read on their own or in sequence as part of a narrative. Architectural Science Review, Vol 55, No 2, May 2012. The Mathematics and Statistics and Computer Science Building, Canterbury University, Christchurch, New Zealand 15. Prof Baird is no longer accepting new postgraduate candidates. Chapters Chapter in Sustainability, Energy and Architecture: Case studies in green building success, Sayigh, A Ed Elsevier, 2014 entitled Key characteristics of top performing sustainable buildings from the perspective of the users, pp 359 - 385. Research interests Specialist in building environmental science and services, and energy efficient design and operation of sustainable buildings.
Journal contribution - research article Baird, G. The guide will provide the reader with a deeper understanding of the design issues involved in delivering sustainable buildings, and giving detailed description of the process of integrating principles into practice. Tokyo Gas, Kohoku New Town, Yokohama 18. The book aims to share thoughts and ideas on sustainable approaches to urban planning, engineering design and construction. My aim is to quantify the impact of a range of factors on key indicators such as the productivity, health and comfort of the building users, and develop appropriate criteria.
Renewable Energy Systems, Kings Langley, England 12. Overview of the Buildings and their Performance Part 1: Buildings in Cold -- Temperate Climates 2. This book presents an unbiased evaluation of thirty of the most cutting-edge, sustainable buildings in the world, in terms of the users' perceived comfort, health and productivity. Lighting Magazine, Volume 29, Issue 2. Given that over the life of a building, total salary costs far outweigh both operating costs and combined capital and rental costs, the occupants' needs are not something which should be sensibly ignored. Measuring Building Performance - A Case Study Comparison of Two Poe Method.
Building Evaluation Report - Environment House, Wellington. Sustainable Cities Need Sustainable Buildings. User Perceptions of Indoor Air Quality in a Range of Large-Scale Facilities, with Natural and Mixed-Mode Ventilation-Field Studies in Australia, Germany, New Zealand and Singapore. Scottsdale Forest Ecocentre, Tasmania, Australia 17. Centre for Building Performance Research, Victoria University. Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of Architectural Science Association. Given that over the life of a building, total salary costs far outweigh both operating costs and combined capital and rental costs, the occupants' needs are not something which should be sensibly ignored.
Proceedings of Conference 'Shaping the Sustainable Millennium - Collaborative Approaches. Integrated Education of Architects - A Prerequisite for Integrated Building Design and Energy Efficient Buildings?. Users' perceptions of personal control of environmental conditions in sustainable buildings. The green argument has moved a long way forward since the previous edition, and this fully updated book addresses the key issues faced by architect, engineer and client today. The Campus Reception and Administration Building, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand 21. This important book will be of great benefit to architects and engineers, facility managers of commercial and institutional buildings, as well as developers and researchers, academics and students in these fields.
Institute of Technical Education, Bishan, Singapore 29. Lastly, step-by-step guidelines cover the measurement of everything from structural performance and spatial comfort to noise control and air quality. Computer Science and Engineering Building, York University, Ontario, Canada 4. Proceedings of the 50 th International Conference of the Architectural Science Association, Adelaide, Dec 2016, 617-626. Computer Science and Engineering Building, York University, Ontario, Canada 4.
Torrent Research Centre, Ahmedabad, India About the Author George Baird is a Professor of Building Science at the School of Architecture, Victoria University of Wellington. Gifford Studios, Southampton, England 9. Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Conference on the Built Environment. Institute of Languages, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia 25. The building sector is responsible for creating, modifying and improving the living environment of humanity. Open Minds and Supportive Clients - the Key to High Performance Design Teams and Leading Edge Buildings. The publication of this book was made possible through the efforts of the contributing Authors.
City Hall, London, England 13. Gifford Studios, Southampton, England 9. Scottsdale Forest Ecocentre, Tasmania, Australia 17. Baird has exhibited, lectured and published extensively both nationally and internationally. Ministry of Energy Water and Communications Building, Putrajaya, Malaysia 30. The firm continues to work on a wide range of project types with a focus on integrating architecture, landscape and place. Ins by Foliente, G et al Eds.
Table of Contents Introduction 1. Among the projects currently in progress is True Nordic, a book surveying the influence of Nordic countries since the 1920s on Canadian design culture. Liu Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada Part 2: Buildings in Medium -- Temperate Climates 8. Post-occupancy Evaluation and Probe: a New Zealand Perspective. George Baird Architects and Associates Baird established his practice, George Baird Architects and Associates, in Toronto in 1972. Report for external body Gandhi, A.