PhD Student (2016-2020)

XIANG Luyao

PhD student in Architecture, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
E: XIANG.Luyao@link.cuhk.edu.hk

Research Study:
Title: How Building Environment Affect Human Emotion and Stress Level?----A Pilot Study in High Density City

The research focuses on the relationship between building environment and pedestrian psychological experience (emotion and stress at this stage). The experiment will be conducted in high density city, and the result will solve the questions as below: 1. Will residents in high density city mentally recover more from man-made garden than the urban environment? 2. What characteristics of environment are helpful for creating positive psychological experience? And how do these characteristics work? 3. Whether the physical environment parameters, such as air temperature, humidity, wind velocity, solar radiation, sound and daylight, will affect emotion and stress? And how?

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