Built Environment (RISE)

Department of Civil & Structural Engineering


Embodied Carbon in Buildings
Monday, February 12, 2018
RISE supervisor Dr Danielle Densley Tingley , Lecturer in Architectural Engineering, has published a book chapter which looks at sustainability in construction. This book chapter focuses on methods to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions that result from the materials we use in construction. Four strategies to extend the life of... Read more
Friday, December 1, 2017
CALLING ALL HACKERS, MAKERS, ENGINEERS AND INVENTORS! The Urban Flows Observatory is looking for creative ideas and practical solutions to contribute to an ambitious research project, the first of its kind in the UK. The Urban Flows Observatory is looking for you to build a prototype that will capture data... Read more
Friday, July 14, 2017
RISE welcomed a number of undergraduate summer students funded by the SURE Programme and EPSRC Vacation Bursary Programme on Monday 12th June. During this time they will be supported by members of the RISE group on a number of projects over a 4-6 week period including research into urban metabolism,... Read more
Friday, June 16, 2017
RISE will be welcoming 3 visiting researchers to help bring additional expertise to the group and its work on the Urban Flows Observatory led by Prof Martin Mayfield and Dr Danielle Densley Tingley. Dr Ahsan Khan, Dr Joshua Skyes and Mrs Simone Cooper-Searle will bring significant expertise in the areas... Read more
Photography by Kirsten Holst. Posters in Parliament is a British Conference of Undergraduate Research event hosted this year by University College London. For more information on BCUR and its activities, please visit www.bcur.org."
Friday, March 24, 2017
RISE 2016 Summer student Han Ding successfully presented his research on "Population, Growth and Energy Demand" at the Posters in Parliament event in London on 14th March. This is a British Conference of Undergraduate Research hosted by University College London. Read more