Current PhD students

Research topics currently undertaken by PhD students in the Sustainable Environments Research Group at Liverpool include low carbon architecture, designing for climate change, sustainable urban environments, risk, uncertainty and complexity in built environment processes and whole life cycle analysis. 

 

Amer Al-SudaniAmer Al-Sudani

PhD Title: Improving the environmental conditions in urban squares and adjacent buildings
Supervisors: Steve Sharples + Daveed Chow


Mahmoud ElkhatiebMahmoud Elkhatieb

PhD Title: Climatically Adaptive Building Surfaces for Optimised Environmental Performance
Supervisors: Steve Sharples + Daveed Chow


Elaheh GholamiElaheh Gholami

PhD Title: Use of BIM in sustainable refurbishment of housing
Supervisors: Steve Sharples + Tuba Kocaturk


Mai KhalfanMai Khalfan

PhD Title: Development and assessment of a Passivhaus for Qatar
Supervisors: Steve Sharples + Rosa Urbano Gutierrez


Lavaf Pour, YahyaLavaf Pour, Yahya

PhD Title: The potential of geometric form to reduce overheating in Passivhaus dwellings for current and future UK climates
Supervisors: Steve Sharples + Daveed Chow


Haniyeh MohammadpourkarbasiHaniyeh Mohammadpourkarbasi

PhD Title: The eco-refurbishment of a 19th century terraced house
Supervisors: Steve Sharples + Gary Seiffert


Edgar Pina HernandezEdgar Pina Hernandez

PhD Title: Sustainable development of mid rise social housing in Mexico
Supervisors: Steve Sharples + Daveed Chow


Masoud SajjadianMasoud Sajjadian

PhD Title: Future Proofing UK Sustainable Homes under Conditions of Climatic Uncertainty

Supervisors: John Lewis & Steve Sharples


Nhat NguyenNhat Nguyen

PhD Title: Risk Management of PPP Infrastructure Projects in Vietnam

Supervisors: John Lewis, Halim Boussabaine & Michael Beer (School of Engineering)


Sureepan SupansomboonSureepan Supansomboon

PhD Title: Classroom facade design optimisation for daylighting in hot-humid climates
Supervisors: Steve Sharples + Rosa Urbano Gutierrez


Abdullah AlzahraniAbdullah Alzahrani 

PhD Title: Management of built assets:  uncovering the emerging risks from climate change scenarios and related climate change risk management strategies in the building sector in the UK

Supervisors: Halim Boussabaine and Steve Sharples


Saleh AlzahnaniSaleh Alzahnani

PhD Title: Using system dynamics to price construction risks in PPP projects

Supervisors: Halim Boussabaine and John Lewis 


Moshabab AljarmanMoshabab Aljarman

PhD Title: Emerging risks from BIM usage

Supervisors: Halim Boussabaine and John Lewis


Yahya AlfraidiYahya Alfraidi

PhD Title: Developing resilience design strategies for climate change risks

Supervisors: Halim Boussabaine and John Lewis


Wael AlattyihWael Alattyih

PhD Title: Impact of risks on value engineering of green buildings 

Supervisors: Halim Boussabaine and John Lewis


Yusuf Maina BukarYusuf Maina Bukar

PhD Title: The Impact of the emerging climate change risks on sustainable urban growth in Damaturu, Yobe State, Nigeria

Supervisors: Halim Boussabaine and Steve Sharples


Ali AlbayomiAli Albayomi

PhD Title: Resilience of infrastructure to climate change risks

Supervisors: Halim Boussabaine and John Lewis 


Nawaf AlsohimanNawaf Alsohiman

PhD Title: The impact of causes of variation on projects success criteria

Supervisors: Halim Boussabaine and John Lewis


Fawaz BinsarraFawaz Binsarra

PhD Title: Uncovering the topological characterises of  the complexity of building design process, product and performance

Supervisors: Halim Boussabaine and Jack Dunne


Stephanie Oluwatobiloba OgunrinStephanie Oluwatobiloba Ogunrin

PhD Title: The creation of affordable and sustainable good quality housing in south-western Nigeria
Supervisors: Steve Sharples and Daveed Chow