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Dr Patricia Tzortzopoulos-Fazenda
Dr Patricia Tzortzopoulos-Fazenda
postal addressRoom 503 Maxwell Building, University of Salford, The Crescent, Greater Manchester, M5 4WT.
email addressp.tzortzopoulos@salford.ac.uk
telephone0161 2954284
website addresshttp://www.buhu.salford.ac.uk/research_centres/epsrc/
Key Memberships
From February 2004 to present.
Profile Summary

Lean Design and construction; Building Information Modelling (BIM); Healthcare design; Front-end of the design process and value generation.

Key Qualifications
2004
Tzortzopoulos P. (2004) The design and implementation of product development process models in construction companies. PhD Thesis, School of Construction and Property Management, University of Salford, Salford, November 2004.
1999
Tzortzopoulos P. (1999) Contribuições para o desenvolvimento de um modelo para a gestão do processo de projeto de edificações. 1999. (Dissertacao de mestrado Engenharia Civil) - Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul - UFRGS, Porto Alegre, 150p.
1995
Fully qualified architect.
Key Projects
2013
Nov
S-IMPLER - Solid wall, Innovative insulation and Monitoring Processes using Lean Energy efficient Retrofit
Technology Strategy Board, £135,484.00.
Principal Investigator: P Tzortzopoulos-Fazenda (60%). Co-Investigator: L Koskela (40%).
2013
Jul
KTP with Links Project Management LLP
Technology Strategy Board, £154,058.00.
Principal Investigator: J Underwood (60%). Co-Investigator: P Tzortzopoulos-Fazenda (40%).
2012
Jun
KTP with Infra Projects Ltd
Technology Strategy Board, £130,162.00.
Principal Investigator: L Koskela (20%). Co-Investigators: P Tzortzopoulos-Fazenda (30%), M Siriwardena (50%).
2011
Aug
Indicative Study - Post Occupancy Evaluation
Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Trust, £18,868.00.
Principal Investigator: E Finch (70%). Co-Investigator: P Tzortzopoulos-Fazenda (30%).
2011
Apr
Improved value generation through better design progress
Royal Society, £11,800.00.
Principal Investigator: P Tzortzopoulos-Fazenda (100%).
2011
Mar
Evaluation of Care Home Projects for McGoff and Byrne
McGoff and Byrne Ltd, £2,730.00.
Principal Investigator: P Tzortzopoulos-Fazenda (100%).
2008
Dec
Doctoral Training Account Grant for HaCIRIC
EPSRC, £95,151.50.
Investigators: K Yates (10%), P Tzortzopoulos-Fazenda (20%), R Codinhoto (10%), M Kagioglou (25%), S Sapountzis (10%), G Aouad (25%).
Key Publications
Authored Books
Refereed Journal Articles
Book Sections
Guest Editorials in Journals
Magazine Articles
Papers in Published Conference Proceedings
Published Conference Proceedings
Reports
Key Presence
Conference Organisation
2008
Aug
Editorship for the 16th International Group for Lean Construction Conference, 2008, as well as part of the organisation Committee
2007
Aug
Editorship for the 15th International Group for Lean Construction Conference, 2007
External Examiner Duties
2014
Invited to be external examiner for a MSc (viva) at UFRGS - Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, in October 2005. MSc candidate: Marcel Trescastro
2010
Nov

 

External examiner - PhD of Innocent Okpanum. Thesis entitled: the role of design guidelines in accident and emergency facilities in South Africa. Supervisor: Dr. John Kamara
2010
Jun

External ecaminer for the internal evaluation of Lisiane Lima, PhD proposal entitled: the development of a protocol for the use of evidence in the design of low income housing projects

2010
May

External examiner for the Masters Degree examination of Michele Caixeta, disseration entitled: design process: rehabilitation of healthcare buildings

Memberships of External Bodies
2005
Jan
Member of the European Group for Lean Construction since its launch in 2005
1997
Jan
Member of the International Group for Lean Construction; Co-champion for Product development and design management
Other Evidence of External Esteem
2014
Reviewer for the Brazilian Journal 'Revista do Ambiente Construido' (Journal of the built environment), 2005 and 2006
2005
Reviewer for the Australian Journal of Structural engineering, in 2005