Contributor: Dr Susan Roaf
Dr Susan Roaf, Professor of Architectural Engineering, Heriot Watt University
Dr Susan Roaf is professor of architectural engineering at Heriot Watt University and director of LCCI (the Low Carbon Cities Initiative).
She is the creator of the Ecohouse in Oxford and the author of Ecohouse 1, 2 and 3, providing a look at how designers and architects can 'future-proof' the homes of tomorrow.
Green living has become a necessity, and designing and building sustainable housing a key responsibility for architects. Dr Susan Roaf, who has created her own Ecohouse, tells Rebecca Burgess...