Tampereen korkeakoulusäätiö sr
Dr Raúl Castaño is an interdisciplinary architect
engineer with a focus on sustainable, resilient and affordable housing. Through
his PhD, he developed a novel model to assess energy vulnerability based on the
relationship between building performance and households’ quality of life. He
is currently a postdoctoral researcher at Tampere University, Finland, where he
teaches the importance of a human-centred lens to achieve sustainable,
resilient and affordable housing.
Ongoing activities focus on: Climate Change
and Summer Energy Poverty; Transport Energy Poverty; Sustainable, Smart and
Affordable Built Environment; Urban Shrinkage.