Asia’s Changemakers:

The science behind designing sustainable cities

What’s the science behind good and sustainable design? According to architect Professor Jason Pomeroy, it’s about applying an evidence-based approach known as: Evidence-Based Interdisciplinary Sustainable Design.

By measuring parameters like the greenery coverage, sunlight intensity and air circulation, Prof Pomeroy and his team of researchers are able to make more informed design decisions to build zero-carbon homes and entire green districts.

This video is part of Asia’s Changemakers— a video series that profiles inspirational startup founders, innovators, academics and leaders who are making waves in their industry. Topics covered include quantum mechanics, virology and immunology, food science, sustainability and artificial intelligence. Watch the series here.