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Health and Wellbeing

Steemers, K., 2015, ‘Architecture for well-being and health’, Daylight & Architecture, Spring 2015, Issue 23, pp 6-27. (also available online:

Manchanda, S., Steemers, K., 2011, ‘Environmental Control and the Creation of Wellbeing’ in Rassia, S. Th. and Pardalos, P. M. (eds.), Sustainable Environmental Design in Architecture: Impacts on Health, pp. 69-82, Springer, NY, 28 November 2011 (ISBN 978-1-4419-0744-8) (DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-0745-5)

Baker, N., Rassia, S., K. Steemers, 2011, ‘Designing for occupant movement in the workplace to improve health’, Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Sustainable Healthy Buildings, SHB2011, Seoul, Korea, 10 Feburary 2011 (ISBN 978-89-94935-00-3 94500).

Steemers, K., Manchanda, S., 2010, ‘Energy efficient design and occupant well-being: Case studies in the UK and India’, Building and Environment, Volume 45, Issue 2, February 2010, pp. 270-278.

Anderson, J., French, M., Steemers, K., 2010, ‘Sustainability as promoting well-being: psychological dimensions of thermal comfort’. Conf Proc, Sustainable Building: Building SMART, Dipoli, Finland, 22-24 September.

Steemers, K., 2009, ‘Sustainable Design and Well-being’, Proc. of the 1st International Symposium on Sustainable Health Building, Seoul, Korea, pp. 173-180, 6 February 2009. (ISBN 978-89-955194-5-5)