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ZhiKai Peng

ZhiKai Peng

PhD student

Urban design/Building energy/Thermal comfort/Environmental psychology


Zhikai Peng received his master degrees in Architecture from Vienna University of Technology and Tongji University in 2017. After completion of his degrees, he was appointed as a research assistant in the Sino. US Ecological Laboratory for Urban Design at Tongji University, Shanghai. In the Summer of 2018, he joined the Department of Architecture at University of Cambridge as a PhD student. 

Research Interests

His interests are focused on urban design and outdoor thermal comfort. In particular, his PhD thesis is to explore the roles of urban environmental stimuli in shaping long and short-term thermal perception in the built environment.