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Huang, Jianxiang 黃健翔

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Assistant Professor

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Huang, Jianxiang 黃健翔

Title:
Assistant Professor

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Professional Qualifications
YearAwarding InstitutionQualification
2010-Pre.American Institute of Certified PlannersAICP (Certified Planner)
2013Harvard UniversityDoctor of Design, Sustainability
2010-Pre.United States Green Building CouncilLEED AP
2007Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyMaster in City Planning
2003Tsinghua UniversityBachelor of Architecture
Biography

Jianxiang Huang is an assistant professor in the Department of Urban Planning and Design at the University of Hong Kong. His primary interest is sustainable design, and he emphasizes the shaping of cities to meet the challenges in the contemporary era, i.e., density, climate change, resource constraints, health and the quality of life. His research focuses on the impact of dense cities on microclimate and thermal comfort, and he is the author of CityComfort+, a computer simulation tool that is uniquely equipped to assess annual-hourly human comfort at micro-scale. Huang holds a Doctor of Design from Harvard University, a Master in City Planning from MIT, a M.Arch and a B.Arch from Tsinghua University.

Professionally, Huang worked on scores of national and international projects including the post-flood neighborhood plan in Cedar Rapids, the master plan for the University of Maine, and the design of sports facilities for 2008 Beijing Olympics Games. He is a LEED accredited professional, a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), and a member of the board of directors of the International Association of China Planning (IACP). Huang is the recipient of awards from the Society of College and University Planning (SCUP), International Downtown Association (IDA), the American Institute of Architects (AIA), and the Boston Society of Architects (BSA).

 
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Area of Expertise:
Area of Expertise (EN)Area of Expertise (ZH)
Urban energy
Urban design
Thermal comfort
Microclimate
Environmental modeling
Design for health
Spoken Languages:
Spoken Language(s) (EN)Spoken Language(s) (ZH)
English, Putonghua英語、普通話
Written Languages:
Written Language(s) (EN)Written Language(s) (ZH)
English, Chinese英文、中文
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