Trevor Butler, PhD, PEng, CEng, MEng, MSt(cantab), MCIBSE, MICE, LEED AP BD+C

Associate Professor, Architecture

Calculated based on number of publications stored in Pure and citations from Scopus

Research activity per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Research Interests

Regenerative Design, Green Buildings, Passive Technology, Whole Systems, Resilient Engineering

Personal profile

Trevor has worked with the RAIC Centre for Architecture at Athabasca University since 2013, and faculty since November 2019, where he provides specialist knowledge and design leadership on regenerative design and green buildings to the faculty and students.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Cardiff Metropolitan University

… → 2023

M.St (cantab), Cambridge University

… → 2000

M.Eng, University of Leeds, Pennsylvania State University

… → 1994

External positions


Dive into the research topics where Trevor Butler is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or
  • Earth Tubes—Clean-Tech Method for Improving Occupant Health and Comfort

    Butler, T. J., Littlewood, J. R. & Howlett, R., 2021, Sustainability in Energy and Buildings 2020. Littlewood, J., Howlett, R. J., Howlett, R. J., Howlett, R. J., Jain, L. C., Jain, L. C. & Jain, L. C. (eds.). p. 561-570 10 p. (Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies; vol. 203).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingPublished Conference contributionpeer-review

  • Assessing community-scale energy supply scenarios using TRNSYS simulations

    Courchesne-Tardif, A., Kummert, M., Demark, S., Butler, T., Pearl, D., Jones, S., Charneux, R., Genest, F. & Picard, D., 2011, p. 450-457. 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review

    9 Citations (Scopus)