Name: Marcela Brauner
Educational Qualification: Ph.D.* (Candidate)
Designation: Managing director at Holistic Building Services Limited, New Zealand
Department: Department of Design and Creative Technologies
University: Auckland University of Technology
Research Interests: Building physics, Hygrothermal modelling and performance, Indoor environment, Integral theory application to the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry, System theory in the AEC industry.
Biography: Marcela Brauner is a managing director at Holistic Building Services Limited, an innovative company based on the complex integral design theory. She provides consultations and education in building physics, especially hygrothermal performance and building materials. Brauner possesses exceptional interdisciplinary skills and comprehensive knowledge uniquely combined with practical experience in all stages of the construction process. She pursued postgraduate studies in the form of PhD at Auckland University of Technology, School of Future Environments, New Zealand.
Brauner, M., Ghaffarianhoseini, A., Naismith, N., & Tookey, J. (2019). Decisive use of building materials based on hygrothermal analysis. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 290, 012008. https://doi.org/10.1088/1755-1315/290/1/012008
Brauner, M. (2019). Presentation and speaking to AIRAH on Air at the 2019 Building Physics Forum, Melbourne, Australia. https://www.hvacrnews.com.au/events_and_conferences/new-podcast-on-building-physics/
Brauner, M., Tookey, J. E., & GhaffarianHoseini, A. (2016). Improving building hygrothermal performance through advanced application of building materials: A holistic approach towards mould growth prevention. In P. Hájek, J. Tywoniak, A. Lupíšek, & K. Sojková (Eds.), CESB16 - Central Europe towards Sustainable Building 2016, Prague, Czech Republic, Electronic proceedings (1 ed., pp. 685-692).