Housing Development and Management 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