Sustainability database

People

Prof Yong Wang

Professor and Director of Civil Engineering Programmes

One of the University's growing number of Sustainability Enthusiasts. Find out more about the initiativeĀ here.

Yong's main research interests are structural and fire engineering, steel and composite structures and fire protection materials and systems.

Division: 
Research
Sustainability enthusiast?: 
No
Interdisciplinary themes: 
Buildings
Energy
Engagement
Environment

Connections

Research

The COPSE Project

This project develops sound methods for future climate change data for building designers to use for new buildings and refurbishments that could last to the end of this century.

http://gow.epsrc.ac.uk/NGBOViewGrant.aspx?GrantRef=EP/F038194/1

Group

Dalton Nuclear Institute

Keywords: 
Nuclear energy, Nuclear waste, Energy, Nuclear Engineering Decommissioning

Group

Built Environment

Research into delivering a sustainable built environment is of great importance, particularly as the duel challenges of improving energy efficiency whilst at the same time increasing resilience to climate impacts rise up the agenda.

Keywords: 
Built environment, Buildings, Environment, Architecture