Tetsu KUBOTA（久保田 徹）
- Position: Associate Professor
- Major: Building and Urban Environmental Science
- Subjects: Sustainable Architecture
- Research Theme: Building and urban environmental science for achieving sustainable development in developing world
- Toe, D.H.C., Kubota, T. (2015) Comparative assessment of vernacular passive cooling techniques for improving indoor thermal comfort of modern terraced houses in hot-humid climate of Malaysia, Solar Energy (in press).
- Kubota, T., Toe, D.H.C., Ossen, D.R. (2014) Field investigation of indoor thermal environments in traditional Chinese shophouses with courtyards in Malacca, Journal of Asian Architecture and Building Engineering, 13(1), 247-254.
- Toe, D.H.C., Kubota, T. (2013) Development of an adaptive thermal comfort equation for naturally ventilated buildings in hot-humid climates using ASHRAE RP-884 database, Frontiers of Architectural Research, 2(3), 278-291.
- Kubota, T., Toe, D.H.C. and Ahmad, S. (2009) The effects of night ventilation technique on indoor thermal environment for residential buildings in hot-humid climate of Malaysia, Energy and Buildings, 41(8), 829-839.
Research theme for students
- Assessment of urban heat island in the Hanoi Master Plan 2030 and its mitigation
- Impact of urban heat island under the Hanoi Master Plan on energy consumption for air conditioning in residential buildings
- Factors influencing window opening behavior in apartments of Indonesia: Natural ventilation strategies for new middle class apartments
- Development of an environmental education program using outdoor learning for elementary school children in Cambodia: A pilot project on water quality monitoring in Phnom Penh
- Life cycle assessment of energy and CO2 emissions for residential buildings in major cities of Indonesia
- Application of passive cooling techniques to improve indoor thermal comfort of modern urban houses in hot-humid climate of Malaysia