From SPECIFIC to Active Building Centre

Before the Active Building Centre was established, I spent 5 years working for SPECIFIC Innovation and Knowledge Centre, also led by Swansea University.  Here, my role was to find ways to enable the technologies being developed at SPECIFIC and their industrial partners to be adopted on building projects. Being an Architect, it was obvious toContinue reading “From SPECIFIC to Active Building Centre”

Introduction to my blog

My name is Joanna Clarke and I am an Architect, currently employed as Design Manager at SPECIFIC, Swansea University, and currently pursuing a Professional Doctorate in the Sustainable Built Environment (D.SBE), enrolled at Cardiff Metropolitan University and supported by Swansea University.  The title of my Doctorate is “Developing and Validating a Design Guide for ActiveContinue reading “Introduction to my blog”

Designing Active Buildings

This is the first post on my new blog, which will detail my research journey, as I continue my Doctorate in the Sustainable Built Environment, which is based on the design of Active Buildings. I’m just getting this new blog going, so stay tuned for more. Subscribe below to get notified when I post newContinue reading “Designing Active Buildings”