UCL Energy Institute
Gesche is a Senior Research Associate at the UCL Energy Institute. Her research focuses on determinants of energy consumption and temperatures in homes and the link between temperatures and health. Previously, she has worked as a researcher in the Centre for Energy Epidemiology, studying the differential impact of various predictors on home gas and electricity consumption. As part of the People, Energy and Buildings: Distribution, Diversity and Dynamics (PEB:D3) grant she worked on understanding heating demand temperatures and duration of heating periods in domestic buildings, comparing empirical data to model assumptions. Gesche has a background in Psychology / Neuroscience (PhD).
- Improving energy research practices: guidance for transparency, reproducibility and quality
- Evaluation report: CREDS early career researcher Flexible Fund call
- Validity of energy social research during and after COVID-19: challenges, considerations, and responses
- Consultation: Future Homes Standard – changes to Part L and Part F of the Building Regulations for new dwellings
- Possible future impacts of elevated levels of atmospheric CO2 on human cognitive performance and on the design and operation of ventilation systems in buildings
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