연락처 : 02-2220-1183
Room: 612, Human Ecology, Hanyang University
Building information modelling, VR/AR, IoT-based built environment, New ways of working, Human behavior, Facilities management
2015 University of Cambridge - PhD in Architecture (Cambridge, UK)
2011 Stanford University - MS in Sustainable Design and Construction (Stanford, CA)
2009 Korea University - BEng in Architectural Engineering (Seoul, Korea)
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Department of Building Services Engineering
Assistant Professor, 2015 – 2018, Hong Kong
Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Centre for Underground Space,
Research Associate, 2015, Singapore
Baek, S. and Cha, S.(Corresponding author), “The trilateration-based BLE Beacon system for analyzing user-identified space usage of New Ways of Working offices,” Building and Environment, Elsevier, 149, 264-274, 2019 [SCI].
Koo, C., Li, W., Cha, S.(Corresponding author), Zhang, S., "A novel estimation approach for the solar radiation potential with its complex spatial pattern via machine-learning techniques," Renewable Energy, Elsevier, 133, 575-592, 2019 [SCIe].
Li, W., Koo, C., Cha, S., Hong, T., and Oh, J., “A novel real-time method for HVAC system operation to improve indoor environmental quality in meeting rooms,” Building and Environment, Elsevier, 144, 365-385, 2018 [SCI].
Cha, S. and Kim, T., “The role of space attributes in space-choice behaviour and satisfaction in an academic library,” Journal of Librarianship and Information Science, Sage, Published online, 2018 [SSCI].
Cha, S., Seo J., Baek, S., and Koo, C., “Towards a well-planned, activity-based work environment: Automated recognition of office activities using accelerometers,” Building and Environment, Elsevier, 144, 86-93, 2018 [SCI].
Cha, S., Steemers, K., and Kim, T., “Modeling space preferences for accurate occupancy prediction during the design phase”, Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 93, 135-147, 2018 [SCIe].
Oh, J., Koo, C., Hong, T. and Cha, S., “An integrated model for estimating the techno-economic performance of the distributed solar generation system on building façades: Focused on energy demand and supply”, Applied Energy, Elsevier, 228, 1071-1090, 2018 [SCI].
Kim, J., Cha, S. (Corresponding author), Koo, C. and Tang, S., “The effects of indoor plants and artificial windows in an underground environment,” Building and Environment, Elsevier, 138, 53-62, 2018 [SCI].
Kim, T., Cha, S. and Kim, Y., “Space choice, rejection, and satisfaction in university campus,” Indoor and Built Environment, Sage, 27 (2), 233-243, 2018 [SCIe]
Cha, S., Steemers, K., and Kim, T., “Modelling building users’ space preferences for group work: A discrete choice experiment,” Architectural Science Review, Taylor & Francis, 60(6), 460-471, 2017 [A&HCI].
Koo, C., Jin, R., Li, B., Cha, S., and Wanatowski, D., “Case-based reasoning approach to estimating the strength of sustainable concrete,” Computers and Concrete. Techno-press, 20 (6), 645-654, 2017 [SCIe]
Kim, T., Cha, S., and Kim, Y., “A framework for evaluating user involvement methods in architectural, engineering, and construction projects,” Architectural Science Review, Taylor & Francis, 59(2), 136-147, 2016 [A&HCI].
Kim, T., Kim, Y. Cha, S., (Corresponding author) and Fischer, M., “Automated updating of space design requirements connecting user activities and space types,” Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 50, 102-110, 2015 [SCIe].
Cha, S. and Kim, T., “What matters for students’ use of physical library space?,” Journal of Academic Librarianship, Elsevier, 41(3), 274-279, 2015 [SSCI].
Cha, S. and Kim, T., “A conceptual framework of agent-based space-use prediction simulation system,” Journal of Construction Engineering and Project Management, Korea Institute of Construction Engineering and Management, 5(4), 12-15, 2015.
Cha, S. and Kim, T., “A conceptual framework for developing indoor spatial choice model,” International Journal of Engineering and Technology, IACSIT Press, 6(5), 386-391, 2014.
LI, W., Koo, C., Cha, S., Lai, H., and Lee, J., A conceptual framework for the real-time monitoring and diagnostic system for the optimal operation of smart building : A case study in Hotel ICON of Hong Kong, 10th International Conference on Applied Energy (ICAE2018), Hong Kong, 22-25 August, 2018.
Koo, C. and Cha, S., A conceptual framework for a real-time-based monitoring and diagnostics for building performance and occupant behavior, International Journal of Arts & Sciences (IJAS) conference, Vienna, Austria, 25-29 June, 2017.
Zhang, S., Kim, J., Shih, S, Koo, C., and Cha, S., Immersive virtual environment (IVE) as a potential tool for interior colour study in office environments, The 34th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC 2017), Taipei, Taiwan, 28 June – 1 July, 2017.
Kim, J., Koo, C., and Cha, S., Immersive virtual environment as a promising tool for the elderly-friendly assistive robot, The 34th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC 2017), Taipei, Taiwan, 28 June – 1 July, 2017.
Cha, S., BIM-based immersive virtual environments as a tool for efficient space planning. The 34th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC 2017), Taipei, Taiwan, 28 June – 1 July, 2017.
Cha, S., Integration of choice modelling theory with immersive virtual environments for modelling space preference toward more accurate space utilisation prediction. The 5th International Conference on Architecture and Civil Engineering, Singapore, 8 - 9 May, 2017.
Cha, S. and Kim, T. Towards more accurate space-use prediction: A conceptual framework of an agent-based space-use prediction simulation system. The 6th International Conference on Construction Engineering and Project Management (ICCEPM), Busan, Korea, 11 - 14 October, 2015.
Kim, T. and Cha, S., Evaluating space-use prediction approaches towards sustainable buildings. The 10th International Symposium on Architectural Interchanges in Asia, Hangzhou, China, October 14 - 17, 2014.
Smart 오피스를 구현을 위한 IoT 기반 건물 사용자 행동 데이터 측정∙예측 시스템 개발, Principal Investigator, 한국연구재단, 2018-20 (KRW60,000,000)
HMD 기반 몰입형 가상현실 (Immersive Virtual Environment)을 이용한 엔드 유저 (End-user)의 건축 디자인 참여 가능성 검토, Principal Investigator, 한양대학교, 2018-19 (KRW20,000,000)
Interdisciplinary and Collaborative Learning through a BIM-based Immersive Virtual Environment in AEC Education, External Co-investigator, University Grants Committee, 2017-19, (HK$ 492,600), Ongoing.
The Effectiveness of Interactive 3D Virtual Environments for Pre-Experience of Hotel Rooms, External Co-investigator, Hotel ICON R&D, 2017-19, (HK$ 49,749), Ongoing.
Implementation of Food Waste Collection System for Catering Services, External Co-investigator, Recycling Fund, Hong Kong Productivity Council, 2018 – 2020, (HK$ 2,709,050), Ongoing.
A Real-Time Monitoring and Diagnostics for energy efficiency and indoor environmental quality in Hotel ICON, External Co-investigator, Hotel ICON R&D, 2018-19, (HK$ 50,000), Ongoing.
Research Projects (Completed)
Integration of discrete-choice modeling theory with immersive virtual environments for modeling space preferences toward more accurate space utilization prediction, Principal Investigator, University Grants Committee, 2018-20, (HK$466,667), Terminated.
Development of Internet of Things (IoT) - based Multi-Function Smart Window by Integrating Solar PV Blind and Active Ventilation System toward Zero Energy Building, External Co-Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (South Korea), 2017-19, (KRW 70,000,000)
Understanding Activity-Based Working: A Framework for Integrating Indoor Positioning System and Automated Office Activity Recognition, Principal Investigator, Internal grant, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2017-19 (HK$105,000), Terminated.
An Experimental Investigation of the Energy Saving Potential by Implementing the Real-Time Sensor and Actuator: Focused on the Indoor Environmental Quality and Smart Thermostat, Co-investigator, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2017-18 (HK$105,000), Terminated.
Development of an Agent-Based Space-Use Prediction Simulation System, Principal Investigator, Start-Up Grant for New Faculty, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2016-19, (HK$500,000), Completed.
User Preference-based Space-use Probability Generation, Principal Investigator, Internal Grant, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2016-18, (HK$500,000), Completed.
Development of a Learning Package for Students to Appreciate the High-Performance Building Development, Co-investigator, DLTC Fund, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2016-17, (HK$116,000), Completed.
Contribution to professional/community service
Scientific Advisory Board at the 9th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE 2018) for the Human Factors in Communication of Design track, 22 - 26 July, 2018, Orlando, Florida, USA.
Session Chair of Construction Robotics (IV) / Design session at the 34th International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC 2017), 28 June 28 - 1 July, Taipei, Taiwan.
Reviewer, Automation in Construction, Elsevier.
Reviewer, Applied Energy, Elsevier.
Reviewer, Building and Environment, Elsevier.
Reviewer, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, Elsevier.
Reviewer, Indoor and Built Environment, Sage.
Reviewer, Architectural Engineering and Design Management, Taylor & Francis.
Reviewer, International Journal of Geo-information, MDPI.