Victor Bunster

 

Investigador Postdoctoral
Entorno Construido

Investigador postdoctoral del Centro de Desarrollo Urbano Sustentable y del Departamento de Arquitectura de la Pontificia Universidad Católica. Investigador principal FONDECYT Postdoctorado «Una plataforma de personalización en masa para reducir la demanda energética de ciclo de vida en vivienda social chilena» y co-investigador del FONDECYT Regular «Propiedades térmicas dinámicas de envolventes complejas en arquitectura: Caracterización mediante pruebas experimentales y simulaciones numéricas».

Arquitecto de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Diplomado en Arquitectura Sustentable de la Universidad de Chile, Magíster en Diseño Computacional (MPhil) y Doctor en Arquitectura y Ciencias de la Construcción (PhD) de la Facultad de Arquitectura, Construcción y Planificación, Universidad de Melbourne.

 

ÁREAS DE INVESTIGACIÓN

Se ha especializado en el desarrollo de herramientas computacionales para mejorar el desempeño ambiental de edificaciones residenciales. Ha participado en proyectos e investigaciones enfocadas principalmente en la eficiencia energética, satisfacción residencial y sistemas de apoyo a la toma de decisiones en el sector vivienda.

 

ÚLTIMAS 10 PUBLICACIONES

Bunster, V., Crawford, R., & Bustamante, W. (2018). ‘Towards a Hybrid Life Cycle Inventory for Chilean Building Materials’ in Wakefield, R., Rajagopalan, P. and Schnabel, M.A., eds., Engaging Architectural Science: Meeting the Challenges of Higher Density: 52th International Conference of the Architectural Science Association 2018, November 28 – December 1, Melbourne, Australia: The Architectural Science Association and RMIT University.

 

Stephan, A., Bunster, V., Crawford, R. & Warren-Myers, G. (2018). ‘Facilitating decision-making for high density: A comprehensive model to quantify the environmental performance of cities’ in Wakefield, R., Rajagopalan, P. and Schnabel, M.A., eds., Engaging Architectural Science: Meeting the Challenges of
Higher Density: 52th International Conference of the Architectural Science Association 2018, November 28 – December 1, Melbourne, Australia: The Architectural Science Association and RMIT University.

 

Bustamante, W., Schmitt, C., Bunster, V., Martinez, P. and Chateau, F. (2018) ‘Retrofitting Strategies for Social Housing Buildings in Different Climate Conditions: The CORVI 1010-1020 Block Type in Three Chilean Cities’. in Ng, E. et al. eds, Passive and Low Energy Architecture (PLEA 2018) Conference. December 10 – 18, Hong Kong, China: The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

 

Bunster, V., García, R., Bustamante, W., Noguchi, M., & Kvan, T. (2018). ‘Exploring the Impacts of Personalisation on Thermal Performance of Chilean Social Housing’, in Aye, L., Noguchi, M., and Wilkinson, S., eds., Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Zero Energy Mass Custom Housing – ZEMCH 2018, January 29-February 2, Melbourne, Australia: The University of Melbourne.

 

Renger, C. B., Bunster, V., Noguchi, M. (2018). ‘Modular Net Zero Carbon House: Prototype Development for Mass Customisation’, in Aye, L., Noguchi, M., and Wilkinson, S., eds., Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Zero Energy Mass Custom Housing – ZEMCH 2018, January 29-February 2, Melbourne, Australia: The University of Melbourne.

 

Bustamante, W., Jorquera, H., Brahm, M., Bunster, V., Encinas, F., & Vera, S. (2017). ‘A Methodology to Assess Environmental Impacts of Thermal Performance Improvements in Chilean Residential Buildings’. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Sustainable Energy & Environmental Protection
(SEEP 2017). June 27-30, Bled, Slovenia. University of the West of Scotland & University of Maribor.

 

Chau, H-W., Bunster, V., & Noguchi, M. (2016). ‘Courtyard Environmental Performance Analysis of Yung Ho Chang’s Split House’, in Ashemi, A. ed., Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Zero Energy Mass Custom Housing, December 20-23, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: University Kuala Lumpur.

 

Bunster, V., Noguchi, M. and Kvan, T. (2016) ‘Chapter 5: Mass Personalisation’ in Noguchi, M., ed., ZEMCH: Toward the Delivery of Zero Energy Mass Custom Homes. Springer Tracts in Civil Engineering. 121-149.

 

Noguchi, M., Formoso, C., da Rocha, C. G., Andújar-Montoya, M. D., Bunster, V., Cameron, R. and Imai, C. (2016) ‘Chapter 4: Mass Customisation’ in Noguchi, M., ed., ZEMCH: Toward the Delivery of Zero Energy Mass Custom Homes. Springer Tracts in Civil Engineering. 95-119.

 

Bunster, V., Noguchi, M., García, R. and Bustamante, W. (2015) ‘Operational energy consumption in Chilean social housing: Exploring the impacts of household changes’, in Crawford, R. H. and Stephan, A., eds., Living and Learning: Research for a Better Built Environment: 49th International Conference of the Architectural Science Association 2015, December 2-4, Melbourne, Australia: The Architectural Science Association and The University of Melbourne, 393-402.