Dr. Lim Yaik Wah

Dr. Lim Yaik Wah

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Editorial Board Member

Dr. Lim Yaik Wah is currently a Senior Lecturer in Department of Architecture, Faculty of Built Environment, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). He received his B.Arch. in year 2008 and Ph.D (Architecture) in year 2011. His area of interest includes sustainable architecture, building information modelling (BIM) and sustainability performance simulation. He has conducted several research works in building sustainability performance, daylighting, indoor environment and GreenBIM. Besides, he has produced a number of publications which include international journal articles, conference papers and book chapters. Some of his publications have been widely cited in the field of daylighting. Read more ...

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Research Interests

  • Daylighting simulation
  • Indoor Environment Quality
  • Sustainable Architecture
  • Building Sustainability Performance Studies and Simulation
  • Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Architectural Computing

Selected Publications

The Effects of Direct Sunlight on Light Shelf Performance under Tropical Sky

Journal: Indoor and Built Environment

Published: 2014 | External link

Evaluation on sustainability and occupants' perceived health in Malaysian terraced houses

Journal: International Journal of Sustainable Building Technology and Urban Development

Published: 2014 | External link

Indoor Environmental Comfort in Malaysian Urban Housing

Journal: American Journal of Environmental Science

Published: 2013 | External link

Internal Shading for Efficient Tropical Daylighting in Malaysian Contemporary High-rise Open Plan Office

Journal: Indoor and Built Environment

Published: 2013 | External link

Building Fa├žade Design for Daylighting Quality in Typical Government Office Building

Journal: Building and Environment

Published: 2012 | External link