HDM conducts research on urbanisation and the planning process from proposal to evaluation and on related topics. Important areas of study include building with limited resources, technology transfer, self-help housing and professional construction.
Effect of urban design on microclimate and thermal comfort outdoors in warm-humid Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
by Moohammed Wasim Yahia, Erik Johansson, Sofia Thorsson, Fredrik Lindberg & Maria Isabel Rasmussen
Outdoor thermal comfort in public space in warm-humid Guayaquil, Ecuador
by Erik Johansson, Moohammed Wasim Yahia, Ivette Arroyo & Christer Bengs