4-year UCL PhD studentship in Urban Climate and Energy System Resilience and Adaptability

UCL’s Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering in partnership with Hoare Lea are seeking applications for a fully funded Studentship on topic in “Urban Climate and Energy System Resilience and Adaptability” The project aims to explore the interactions between energy and climate at the urban scale, to find early stage design solutions which will increase […]

4-year UCL PhD studentship: Planning to meet the resilience requirements of a mid-Century, net-zero UK energy system: direct and indirect role of the UK and Irish buildings sectors

UCL’s Energy Institute are seeking applications for a fully funded Studentship on topic in “Planning to meet the resilience requirements of a mid-Century, net-zero UK energy system: direct and indirect role of the UK and Irish buildings sectors.” Flexibility and resilience are critical to energy system operation. By 2050, the bulk of energy system flexibility […]

Recruitment Open: UCL 4-year PhD Studentships – Five Projects Now Live

UCL’s Energy Institute are seeking applications for five fully funded Studentships, starting September 2022. For more information on each project, click the below links.   Projects: Planning to meet the resilience requirements of a mid-Century, net-zero UK energy system: direct and indirect role of the UK and Irish buildings sectors – more info here Physics-informed […]

4-year UCL PhD studentship: Planning to meet the resilience requirements of a mid-Century, net-zero UK energy system: direct and indirect role of the UK and Irish buildings sectors

UCL’s Energy Institute are seeking applications for a fully funded Studentship on topic in “Planning to meet the resilience requirements of a mid-Century, net-zero UK energy system: direct and indirect role of the UK and Irish buildings sectors.” Flexibility and resilience are critical to energy system operation. By 2050, the bulk of energy system flexibility […]

4-year UCL PhD studentship in Physics-informed Machine Learning Modelling for Multi-scale Building Energy Systems with Enhanced Accuracy and Interpretability

UCL’s Energy Institute and Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering are seeking applications for a fully funded Studentship on topic in “Physics-informed Machine Learning Modelling for Multi-scale Building Energy Systems with Enhanced Accuracy and Interpretability” Making buildings energy-efficient and grid-interactive is essential for the low-carbon transformation of the energy system. The ability to accurately model […]

4-year UCL PhD studentship in Smart Buildings Design and Digital Engineering

UCL’s Energy Institute and Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering in partnership with AHMM are seeking applications for a fully funded Studentship on topic in “Smart Buildings Design and Digital Engineering” Understanding unintended consequences of full integration of Smart Readiness Indices in 2020 RIBA Plan of Work and modifications required to support design decision making […]

4-year UCL PhD studentship in Dynamic Holistic Life Cycle Assessment: Integrating Embodied and Operational Carbon, Energy, Water and wider ecosystem impacts

UCL’s Energy Institute and Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering in partnership with Buro Happold are seeking applications for a fully funded Studentship on topic in “Dynamic Holistic Life Cycle Assessment: Integrating Embodied and Operational Carbon, Energy, Water and wider ecosystem impacts” How could life cycle assessment reduce energy use and carbon emissions as well […]

4-year UCL PhD studentship in Demand profiles and flexibility insights from smart meter data

UCL Energy Institute are seeking applications for a fully funded Studentship on topic in “Demand profiles and flexibility insights from smart meter data” The electrification of heat and transport will lead to significant changes to the energy system and individual demand profiles. Modelling and trials have investigated the resultant electricity demand. However, the demand from […]

ERBE-LoLo Conference 2022 – Call for Abstracts

The 9th annual Energy Resilience and the Built Environment Conference will be taking place in Galway, Ireland and online on the 25th of May 2022. This year’s title is ‘Striking the Balance: Demand Reduction vs. Supply Decarbonisation’. The call for abstracts is now open. Research and practical work to decarbonise our built environment tends to fall into two categories: […]

ERBE CDT Block Teaching Week- September 2021

The ERBE CDT hosted the annual block teaching week at Loughborough University in September 2021. It welcomed the new CDT PhD students and introduced them to key themes within the topic of ‘Energy Resilience in the Global Built Environment’.