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Wood, G., van der Horst, D., Day, R., Bakaoukas, A.G., Petridis, P., Liu, S., Jalil, L., Gaterell, M., Smithson, E., Barnham, J., Harvey, D., Yang, B. & Pisithpunth, C. (2014). 'Serious games for energy social science research'. Technology Analysis & Strategic Management.
Wood, G., Day, R., van der Horst, D. and Liu, S. (2016). Negotiating 'smart' energy technology in the home: Intervening in everyday life and the socio-materiality of the household, abstract accepted for presentation at 3rd Energy & Society Conference, 12-14 September 2016, Leipzig, Germany.
Bakaoukas, A.G. (2014). Plus width modulation (PWN) method for power components estimation in power meters. Paper presented at 10th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, 30 June - 4 July 2014, Shanghai, China.
Smithson, E. (2014). A green campus to smart digital households. Paper presented at International Greening Education Event, 29-31 October 2014, Karlsruhe, Germany.
Shikder, S., Liu, S., Gaterell, M. and Smithson, E. (2013). Feasibility investigation of smart meters in delivering low carbon community: a consumer engagement perspective. Paper presented at 12th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (SET-2013), 26-29 August 2013, Hong Kong, China.
REFERRED CONFERENCE AND BOOK CHAPTERS
Shukla, A. et.al (2017). Novel Interaction Method and Energy Use in Social Housing in the UK. 16th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technology, 17 - 20 July 2017, Bologna, Italy.
Wood, G., Day, R., Van der Horst, D. & Liu, S. (2017). Learning about the home: Engaging people with energy and environmental monitoring data through technology and citizen science. The Annual International Conference, the Royal Geographical Society in London, 29 August - 1 September 2017.
Wood, G., van der Horst, D., Day, R., Liu, S., Gaterell, M., Petridis, P., Hussain, A. & Shukla, A. (2016). ‘Reflections on designing an engaging in-home energy dashboard using participatory design and gamification’. Paper presented at Feedback in Energy Demand Reduction: Examining Evidence and Exploring Opportunities- 1st Energy Feedback Symposium, University of Edinburgh, 4-5 July 2016, pp. 235-242.
Bakaoukas, A.G., Liu, S. and Petridis P. (2014). Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) method for power components estimation in power meters, WIT Transactions on Information and Communication Technologies. International Conference on Communication Technology and Application, Beijing, 19 - 20 August 2014.
Liu, S., Jalil, L., Bakaoukas A.G. & Wood, G. (2014). Smart Meter and Sensors. Poster in the BuildTEDDI Net event, 25 March 2014.
Yang, B., Liu, S. and Gaterell, M. (2013). An Intelligent Digital Household Network to Transform Low Carbon Lifestyle. Oral Presentation in the BuildTEDDI Net event, 11 June 2013.
Liu, S., Gaterell, M. & Smithson, E. (2012). Intelligent lifestyle Low Carbon Life. The BuildTEDDI annual event, 14 November 2012.
UNDER REVIEW PAPERS
Shukla, A., Liu, S., Wood, G. & Petridis, P. Implementing an integrated meter and sensor system (IMSS) in existing social housing stock. Energy and Buildings.
Husain, A., Wernham, G., Dunwell, I., Shukla, A., Liu, S., Day, R., Iweka, O., Gaterell, M., Brown, V., Adams, N., Van Der Horst, D. & Petridis, P. The EN-Survival game: An environmental game for residential accommodation. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies.
Wood, G., Day, R., Creamer, E., Van der Horst, D., Hussain, A., Liu, S., Shukla, A., Gaterell, M., Petridis, P., Adams, N. & Brown, V. Sensors, sense making and sensitivities: householders’ experience with a feedback display on energy consumption and indoor environmental conditions. Energy Research & Social Science.
INVITED TALKS AND KEYNOTE SPEECHES
Key note speech at Researcher Links Workshop Grant, UK-Turkey, Istanbul, November 2017.
Invited talk for the research Seminar by University of hull, November 2017.
Invited lecture by Beijing University of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Beijing, China, October 2017.
Key note speech at Researcher Links Workshop Grant, UK-China, Chengdu, October 2017.
Key note speech at Researcher Links Workshop Grant, UK-China, Xi’an, September 2017.
Invited lecture by the Faculty of Architecture, Kasetsart University, Thailand, April 2017.
Invited speech on Green Week – International Women’s Day by Coventry City Council, 11 March 2017.
Invited talk on smart meters and sensors in the UK, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, January 2017.
Creating customer behaviour change through Smarter Households, 3D dashboard and serious games, Xinan Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu, China, 24 September 2015.
Creating customer behaviour change through Smarter Households, 3D dashboard and serious games, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China, 23 September 2015.
Creating customer behaviour change through Smarter Households, 3D dashboard and serious games, Chongqing University, Chongqing, China, 16 September 2015.
Creating customer behaviour change through Smarter Households. MarketForce's 3rd annual conference Customer Operations in Utilities, London, UK, 24 March 2015.
Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) method for power components estimation in power meters, International Conference on Communication Technology and Application, Beijing, China 19-20 August 2014.