UCL Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering



UCL IEDE is carrying out world-leading research in sustainable building design and engineering.

Our research is original, influential and relevant to the biggest practical and scientific challenges facing industry, policymakers and academia.

Research themes

Our researchers work across four interacting research themes.

Research methods

We use a range of methods in our research, including performance modelling and analysis.

EPSRC platform grants

We have received three successive EPSRC Platform Grants, while in the last national Research Assessment Exercise The Bartlett was awarded the highest percentage of 4* (world-leading) projects among architecture and built environment submissions from UK universities.

Research impact

The impacts of IEDE research can be felt through our case studies, public engagement and external enabling.