Dr Zoe De Grussa
Zoe is a PhD Researcher at London South Bank University, has worked with the British Blind & Shutter Association (BBSA) for the last four years and is just about to submit her PhD which Smart Solar Shading courses within the United Kingdom. evaluates the sustainable benefits of blinds and shutters and their impact upon occupants. This explores the thermal, visual and acoustic comfort aspects and how they intern affect user behaviour, impact on health, well-being and work productivity.
During her time at the BBSA, she has been an active member of the BBSA’s and ES-SO’s Technical Working Group and has liaised with UK Government to increase awareness of the benefit of dynamic shading at mitigating overheating risk. In addition, she assists in producing informative resources that provide evidence of the benefit of shading devices for the membership. This includes the development and delivery of the ES-SO.