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  • 70 Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow Caledonian University

    G4 0BA Glasgow

    United Kingdom

20072019
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Research Output 2007 2019

2019
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Subways
Wastewater
Pumps
Heating
Recovery
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The performance of an ASHP system using waste air to recover heat energy in a subway system

Ninikas, K., Hytiris, N., Emmanuel, R. & Aaen, B., 29 Jul 2019, In : Clean Technologies. 2, 1, p. 1-10 10 p., 508141.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Air source heat pumps
Heat pump systems
Subways
Heating
Carbon
2018
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A "Local Climate Zone" based approach to urban planning in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Perera, N. G. R. & Emmanuel, R., Mar 2018, In : Urban Climate. 23, p. 188-203 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Sri Lanka
urban planning
climate
planning
local planning
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An intelligent real-time occupancy monitoring system with enhanced encryption and privacy

Ahmad, J., Larijani, H., |Emmanuel, R., Mannion, M., Javed, A. & Ahmadinia, A., 8 Oct 2018, 2018 IEEE 17th International Conference on Cognitive Informatics & Cognitive Computing (ICCI*CC). IEEE, p. 524-529 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Cryptography
Monitoring
Pixels
Intelligent buildings
Kalman filters
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Atmospheric impacts on daytime urban heat island

Krüger, E., Drach, P. & Emmanuel, R., 12 Nov 2018, In : Air, Soil and Water Research. 11, p. 1-3 3 p., ASW-2018-0009.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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heat island
shading
geometry
effect
vegetation
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Connecting the realms of urban form, density and microclimate

Emmanuel, R. & Steemers, K., 2018, In : Building, Research & Information. 46, 8, p. 804-808 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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Effects of atmospheric stability and urban morphology on daytime intra-urban temperature variability for Glasgow, UK

Drach, P., Kruger, E. L. & Emmanuel, R., Jun 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 627, p. 782–791 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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urban morphology
street canyon
weather station
canyon
transect
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Conservation
Economics
Performance Assessment
Century Building
Edinburgh
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Interdependent energy relationships between buildings at the street scale

Futcher, J., Mills, G. & |Emmanuel, R., 2018, In : Building, Research & Information. 46, 8, p. 829-844 16 p.

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Office buildings
Dynamic loads
Energy efficiency
Cooling
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Occupancy detection in non-residential buildings – a survey and novel privacy preserved occupancy monitoring solution

Ahmad, J., Larijani, H., Emmanuel, R., Mannion, M. & Javed, A., 7 Dec 2018, In : Applied Computing and Informatics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Energy utilization
Monitoring
Gas emissions
Air quality
Greenhouse gases
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Performance standard for tropical outdoors: a critique of current impasse and a proposal for way forward

Emmanuel, R., Mar 2018, In : Urban Climate. 23, p. 250-259 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Tropics
performance standard
tropics
Cooling
cooling
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The impact of urban compactness, comfort strategies and energy consumption on tropical urban heat island intensity: a review

Giridharan, R. & Emmanuel, R., Jul 2018, In : sustainable cities and society. 40, p. 677-687 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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urban climate
heat island
energy consumption
heat
Energy utilization
2017
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Creating sustainable cities one building at a time: towards an integrated urban design framework

Futcher, J., Mills, G., Emmanuel, R. & Korolija, I., Jun 2017, In : Cities. 66, p. 63-71 9 p., JCIT-2016-662_R2.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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urban design
building
sustainability
energy resource
airflow
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Sensor nodes
Air conditioning
Ventilation
Neural networks
Heating
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Energy demand prediction through novel random neural network predictor for large non-domestic buildings

Ahmad, J., Larijani, H., Emmanuel, R., Mannion, M., Javed, A. & Phillipson, M., 29 May 2017, 2017 Annual IEEE International Systems Conference (SysCon). Montreal, QC, Canada: IEEE

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Neural networks
Virtual reality
Heating
Mean square error
Atmospheric humidity
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geothermal system
heating
Water
water flow
subterranean environment
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Heat recovery from mineworkings: opportunities in the Glasgow area

Hytiris, N., Emmanuel, R., Aaen, B., Church, E. S., Campbell, D. S., Ninikas, K. & Robertson, A., Dec 2017, In : Environmental Geotechnics. 4, 6, p. 395-401

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Waste heat utilization
Geothermal heat pumps
Water
water
Boreholes
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Random neural network learning heuristics

Javed, A., Larijani, H., Ahmadinia, A. & Emmanuel, R., Oct 2017, In : Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences. 31, 4, p. 436-456 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Random Networks
Quadratic Programming
Local Minima
Heuristics
Neural Networks

Random neural networks based cognitive controller for HVAC in non-domestic building using LoRa

Javed, A., Larijani, H., Wixted, A. & Emmanuel, R., 16 Nov 2017, I2017 IEEE 16th International Conference on Cognitive Informatics & Cognitive Computing (ICCI*CC) . IEEE

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Neural networks
Controllers
Communication
Power transmission
Sensor nodes
2016
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Heat recovery from air in underground transport tunnels

Ninikas, K., Hytiris, N., Emmanuel, R., Aaen, B. & Younger, P., Oct 2016, In : Renewable Energy. 96, A, p. 843-849 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Waste heat utilization
Tunnels
Air source heat pumps
Air
Subways
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durability
building
climate
regime
lack
urban climate
climate
urban growth
climate change
warming
2015

A "Local Climate Zone" based approach to urban planning in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Perera, N. G. R. & Emmanuel, M. P. R., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

urban planning
climate
global warming
warming
microclimate
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Thermal comfort
Temperature
Air
Lenses
Hot Temperature
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Effects of urban form and atmospheric stability on local microclimate

Drach, P. & Emmanuel, R., Jul 2015. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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microclimate
urban morphology
climate
street canyon
temperature

Experimental testing of a random neural network smart controller using a single zone test chamber

Javed, A., Larijani, H., Ahmadinia, A., Emmanuel, R., Gibson, D. & Clark, C., Nov 2015, In : IET Networks. 4, 6, p. 350 – 358 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Random Networks
Neural Networks
Neural networks
Controller
Controllers
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Green infrastructure as an adaptation approach to tackle urban overheating in the Glasgow Clyde Valley Region

Emmanuel, R. & Loconsole, A., Jun 2015, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 138, p. 71-86 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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infrastructure
valley
climate
heat island
warming

Performance standard for tropical outdoors: a proposal in a time of climate change

Emmanuel, R., 2015. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

climate change
cooling
socioeconomic conditions
technological development
climate
2014

Analysis of novel random neural network controller for residential building temperature control

Javed, A., Larijani, H., Ahmadinia, A. & Emmanuel, R., 24 Apr 2014, ENERGY 2014 : The Fourth International Conference on Smart Grids, Green Communications and IT Energy-aware Technologies. International Academy, Research, and Industry Association, p. 63-68 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Temperature control
Neural networks
Controllers
Radiators
Learning algorithms
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Behind the definition of fuel poverty: understanding differences between the fuel spend of rural and urban homes

Mould, R., Baker, K. & Emmanuel, R., Oct 2014, In : Queen's Political Review. 2, 2, p. 7-24 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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low income
poverty
heat pump
energy
income
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Could refurbishment of “traditional” buildings reduce carbon emissions?

Atkins, R. N. & Emmanuel, R., 2014, In : Built Environment Project and Asset Management. 4, 3, p. 221-237 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Carbon
Climate change
Energy conservation
Monitoring
Carbon emissions
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Instruments and methods in outdoor thermal comfort studies – the need for standardization

Johansson, E., Thorsson, S., Emmanuel, R. & Krüger, E., Dec 2014, In : Urban Climate. 10, 2, p. 346–366 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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standardization
neutrality
positioning
field survey
wind velocity

Intelligent RNN controller for domestic (residential) heating system

Javed, A., Larijani, H., Ahmadinia, A. & Emmanuel, R., 6 Mar 2014, Proceeding of iiSBE Net Zero Built Environment 2014 17th Rinker International Conference, Gainesville, FL, 6&7 March. p. 326-343 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Neural networks
Heating
Controllers
Radiators
Temperature
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Review of the energy assistance package

Baker, K., Emmanuel, R. & Phillipson, M., 2014, Scottish Government. 23 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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assistance
energy
anonymity
customer
stakeholder
sustainability
methodology
energy
norm
retrofitting

Sustainable Buildings

Emmanuel, R. (ed.), 2014, Routledge . 1798 p. (Critical Concepts in Built Environment)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology/Edited Book

Explosions
Sustainable development
2013

Accounting for atmospheric stability conditions in urban heat island studies: The case of Glasgow, UK

Krüger, E. & Emmanuel, R., Sep 2013, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 117, p. 112-121 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

heat island
weather station
temperature
relative humidity
urban morphology

Assessment of daytime outdoor comfort levels in and outside the urban area of Glasgow, UK

Krüger, E., Drach, P., Emmanuel, R. & Corbella, O., Jul 2013, In : International Journal of Biometeorology. 57, 4, p. 521-533 13 p., 3.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hot Temperature
urban area
weather station
Temperature
Weather
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A universal climate-based energy and thermal expectation index: initial development and tests

Emmanuel, R., Kumar, B., Roderick, Y. & McEwan, D., Mar 2013, In : Energy and Buildings. 58, p. 208-218 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Climate change
Hot Temperature

Urban heat island and differences in outdoor comfort levels in Glasgow, UK

Krüger, E., Drach, P., Emmanuel, R. & Corbella, O., Apr 2013, In : Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 112, 1-2, p. 127-141 14 p., 10.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

heat island
weather station
Humidity sensors
humidity
Thermal comfort
2012

Carbon Management in the Built Environment

Emmanuel, R. & Baker, K., 2012, Routledge . 240 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

carbon
architectural design
energy
student
climate change

UHI studies for low carbon cities: integrating heat mapping with morphological attributes

Emmanuel, R., Drach, P. & Krüger, E., 2012, ICUC8 – 8th International Conference on Urban Climates: Proceeedings of the 8th International Conference on Urban Climate and 10th Symposium of the Urban Environment organised by the International Association for Urban Climate (IAUC) and the American Meteorological Society's Board of the Urban Environment. Dublin, 4 p. 213

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Carbon
District heating
Hot Temperature
Thermal effects
Energy utilization
heat island
Climate change
resilience
heat
climate change
2011

Editorial: ICUC-7 Urban Climate Special Issue

Roth, M., Emmanuel, R., Ichinose, T. & Salmond, J., 1 Jan 2011, In : International Journal of Climatology. 31, 2, p. 159-161 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urban climate
Asian Development Bank
megacity
urban growth
United Nations

Generating an understanding of the development criteria required for the next generation of sustainability assessment methods for the built environment

Poston, A., Emmanuel, R. & Thomson, C., Oct 2011, Proceedings of the SB11 World Sustainable Building Conference . Finnish Association of Civil Engineers (RIL), 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sustainable development
Planets
Ecology
Industry
Economics

Mapping sustainability assessment with the project life cycle

Thomson, C., El-Haram, M. A. & Emmanuel, R., 1 Jun 2011, In : Engineering Sustainability. 164, 2, p. 143-157 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
Life cycle

Support for RPP2 Housing Futures

Baker, K., Emmanuel, R. & Phillipson, M., Dec 2011, Edinburgh: Scottish Government. 57 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

housing
energy
evidence

Sustainability assessment and quantity surveying practice

Emmanuel, R., 2011, New Aspects of Quantity Surveying Practice. Cartlidge, D. (ed.). Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

edition
profession
sustainability
twenty-first century
coverage
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Urban Heat Islands and sustainable urbanity: an application agenda for tropical mega-cities

Emmanuel, R., 2011, City weathers: Meteorology and urban design 1950-2010. Hebbert, M., Jankovic, V. & Webb, B. (eds.). Manchester: Manchester Architecture Research Centre, p. 75-80 6 p. 10

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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urban climate
megacity
heat island
climate change
quality of life
2010
urban development
equity
sustainable development
sustainability