Background

We are a multi-disciplinary team working to create sustainable housing for people living on low income in developing countries. Please have a look at our profiles and get in touch if you require further information.

Dr Muyiwa Oyinlola

Dr Muyiwa Oyinlola

Researcher

Dr Oyinlola has expertise in designing and developing low cost building integrated energy systems. As part of a European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) project, he worked on modelling the energy scenario…

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Dr Farukh Farukh

Dr Farukh Farukh

Researcher

Dr Farukh Farukh has an extensive experience in solid mechanics and structures. He has studied various materials and structures both experimentally and numerically to predict their mechanical performance and tructural integrity. He developed…

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Dr Karthikeyan Kandan

Dr Karthikeyan Kandan

Researcher

Dr Karthikeyan Kandan has experience in composite materials and has worked on the deformation and failure mechanisms of composites and architectured 3D materials under extreme loading. His work has had a direct impact in the defence…

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Dr Timothy Whitehead

Dr Timothy Whitehead

Researcher

Dr Timothy Whitehead has expertise in methods to optimise the design of products for low income economies, has a PhD in Industrial Design, during which he developed a tool which has been shown to…

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Dr Amal Abuzeinab

Dr Amal Abuzeinab

Researcher

Dr Amal Abuzeinab has an architectural background with current teaching on passive/ low energy design for architecture students. She was involved with researchers from Brazil to develop innovative construction system for social housing. Amal…

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Yewande Akinola

Yewande Akinola

Researcher

Yewande Akinola is a Design Engineer and founder of the Global EMIT project. Yewande’s engineering experience and responsibilities include the design of sustainable water supply systems and the engineering design…

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