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John Swaffield

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John Swaffield is Emeritus Professor and former head of the School of the Built Environment and its Drainage Research Group at Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh. From 1996 to 2003 he was chair of the Water Regulations Advisory Committee of the UK government’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and he was President of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers for 2008–09. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Gormley

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Michael Gormley is a Senior Lecturer in Architectural Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been an active researcher in the field of fluid flow modelling since 2000. His research interests include pressure transient propagation and suppression in high rise buildings, water conservation and the modelling and control of infection spread in hospitals. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Grant Wright

Grant Wright is a lecturer in Civil Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. His research interests include fluid flow modelling at multiple scales, ranging from curtilage level drainage systems through to regional scale flood modelling, as well as the performance of Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems and public perception of flooding related issues. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ian McDougall

Ian McDougall is a computing officer in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been responsible for the production and maintenance of drainage related computer models since 1995. His research specialisms are solid transport in horizontal drains and water conservation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Transient Free Surface Flows in Building Drainage Systems

Routledge, 2015

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Resource Allocation

Gregory Norris

Gregory Norris founded and directs Sylvatica, an international Life Cycle Assessment institute that consults on Life Cycle Assessment to the UN, governments in the USA and abroad, a variety of Fortune 500 companies, industrial associations, smaller companies, and the non-profit sector. He is Visiting Professor with the Applied Sustainability Center (ASC) at the University of Arkansas, where he helps the ASC advance the availability of valid and transparent life cycle inventory data, and its application to spur innovation for sustainability. Gregory has led the development of the methods, modeling, and software to implement Life Cycle Assessment within the US Green Building Council’s LEED rating system. He founded Earthster, an open-source sustainable information platform, and New Earth, a global fund for community-driven sustainable development. Gregory teaches Life Cycle Assessment and is Adjunct Lecturer at the Harvard School of Public Health. He is an editor for the International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment and the Journal of Industrial Ecology. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Infrastructure Sustainability and Design

Routledge, 2012

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Sustainability Aspects of Large-Scale Wind Power Development

George C. Kendrick

George C. Kendrick is a Senior Principal at international design firm Stantec Consulting, where he coordinates strategic planning and design for large-scale renewable-energy projects. With over 30 years’ experience in industry, academia, and environmental consulting, George has coordinated environmental assessments and technical support for a wide range of development projects, including work on more than 80 wind farms, regional studies related to hydropower licensing, mine site restoration, and critical issues analysis for client renewable energy portfolios. A certified professional geologist, George holds an MS from the University of Montana and an AB in Earth Sciences from Dartmouth College. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Infrastructure Sustainability and Design

Routledge, 2012

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Social Sustainability: Influence Beyond Site

Joshua Zeunert

Joshua Zeunart is a lecturer in Planning and Landscape Architecture at Deakin University, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Landscape Architecture and Environmental Sustainability : Creating Positive Change through Design

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2017

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...Northala Fields This London project effectively paid for itself through generating income as a ‘waste-fill’ depositary.Landscape architecture is not simply the process of designing surface treatments, spatial forms and objects...

Simulation of free surface unsteady flow in building drainage networks

John Swaffield

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John Swaffield is Emeritus Professor and former head of the School of the Built Environment and its Drainage Research Group at Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh. From 1996 to 2003 he was chair of the Water Regulations Advisory Committee of the UK government’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and he was President of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers for 2008–09. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Gormley

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Michael Gormley is a Senior Lecturer in Architectural Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been an active researcher in the field of fluid flow modelling since 2000. His research interests include pressure transient propagation and suppression in high rise buildings, water conservation and the modelling and control of infection spread in hospitals. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Grant Wright

Grant Wright is a lecturer in Civil Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. His research interests include fluid flow modelling at multiple scales, ranging from curtilage level drainage systems through to regional scale flood modelling, as well as the performance of Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems and public perception of flooding related issues. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ian McDougall

Ian McDougall is a computing officer in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been responsible for the production and maintenance of drainage related computer models since 1995. His research specialisms are solid transport in horizontal drains and water conservation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Transient Free Surface Flows in Building Drainage Systems

Routledge, 2015

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Shaping the Built Environment and Infrastructure to Improve our Quality of Life

Bill Valentine

Bill Valentine is Chairman and Design Principal of HOK, a global architectural design and services firm. A 49-year veteran of HOK, Valentine serves as a vocal advocate for sustainability with employees and clients, as well as leading the design of several projects each year. Within the design and construction industry, Bill actively promotes his definition of “good design” as a simple idea, elegantly executed and inspiring, with social significance and in harmony with the environment. Valentine’s diverse, award-winning design portfolio includes the Wellmark Blue Cross/Blue Shield Corporate Headquarters Building in Des Moines, Iowa; Phoenix Automated Train Project at Phoenix International Airport; the Biogen Idec Research and Development Campus in San Diego; Natural Sciences 1 and Natural Sciences 2 at the University of California—Irvine; Nortel Campus in Ottawa, Canada; Adobe Systems Inc. World Headquarters in San Jose; Levi’s Plaza in San Francisco; Microsoft Augusta Campus in Redmond, Washington; Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco; Phoenix Municipal Courthouse; and King Khaled International Airport in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. His recent awards include being named “Corporate Real Estate Executive of the Year” by CoreNet Global’s Northern California Chapter and being honored with the “Outstanding Business Executive” award by the American Public Transportation Association. Bill earned a Bachelor of Architecture Degree from North Carolina State University and a Master of Architecture Degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Design. A Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, he is a frequent speaker and author on sustainable design topics. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Infrastructure Sustainability and Design

Routledge, 2012

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Water is the new carbon

John Swaffield

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John Swaffield is Emeritus Professor and former head of the School of the Built Environment and its Drainage Research Group at Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh. From 1996 to 2003 he was chair of the Water Regulations Advisory Committee of the UK government’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and he was President of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers for 2008–09. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Gormley

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Michael Gormley is a Senior Lecturer in Architectural Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been an active researcher in the field of fluid flow modelling since 2000. His research interests include pressure transient propagation and suppression in high rise buildings, water conservation and the modelling and control of infection spread in hospitals. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Grant Wright

Grant Wright is a lecturer in Civil Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. His research interests include fluid flow modelling at multiple scales, ranging from curtilage level drainage systems through to regional scale flood modelling, as well as the performance of Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems and public perception of flooding related issues. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ian McDougall

Ian McDougall is a computing officer in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been responsible for the production and maintenance of drainage related computer models since 1995. His research specialisms are solid transport in horizontal drains and water conservation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Transient Free Surface Flows in Building Drainage Systems

Routledge, 2015

Book chapter

...No extract of this content is available for preview...

Solution of the governing equations of fluid flow conditions in open channels and partially filled pipes

John Swaffield

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John Swaffield is Emeritus Professor and former head of the School of the Built Environment and its Drainage Research Group at Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh. From 1996 to 2003 he was chair of the Water Regulations Advisory Committee of the UK government’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and he was President of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers for 2008–09. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Gormley

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Michael Gormley is a Senior Lecturer in Architectural Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been an active researcher in the field of fluid flow modelling since 2000. His research interests include pressure transient propagation and suppression in high rise buildings, water conservation and the modelling and control of infection spread in hospitals. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Grant Wright

Grant Wright is a lecturer in Civil Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. His research interests include fluid flow modelling at multiple scales, ranging from curtilage level drainage systems through to regional scale flood modelling, as well as the performance of Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems and public perception of flooding related issues. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ian McDougall

Ian McDougall is a computing officer in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been responsible for the production and maintenance of drainage related computer models since 1995. His research specialisms are solid transport in horizontal drains and water conservation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Transient Free Surface Flows in Building Drainage Systems

Routledge, 2015

Book chapter

...No extract of this content is available for preview...

Fluid flow conditions in open channels and partially filled pipes

John Swaffield

,

John Swaffield is Emeritus Professor and former head of the School of the Built Environment and its Drainage Research Group at Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh. From 1996 to 2003 he was chair of the Water Regulations Advisory Committee of the UK government’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and he was President of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers for 2008–09. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Gormley

,

Michael Gormley is a Senior Lecturer in Architectural Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been an active researcher in the field of fluid flow modelling since 2000. His research interests include pressure transient propagation and suppression in high rise buildings, water conservation and the modelling and control of infection spread in hospitals. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Grant Wright

Grant Wright is a lecturer in Civil Engineering in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. His research interests include fluid flow modelling at multiple scales, ranging from curtilage level drainage systems through to regional scale flood modelling, as well as the performance of Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems and public perception of flooding related issues. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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and

Ian McDougall

Ian McDougall is a computing officer in the School of the Built Environment at Heriot-Watt University. He has been responsible for the production and maintenance of drainage related computer models since 1995. His research specialisms are solid transport in horizontal drains and water conservation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Transient Free Surface Flows in Building Drainage Systems

Routledge, 2015

Book chapter

...No extract of this content is available for preview...

Conclusion

Designing Sustainable Communities

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...Each of the preceding chapters focuses on a subject vital to the building of sustainable communities. Ideally, planners will include all of them in their designs. Yet, developments in many countries are initiated by profit-motivated...