Professor Lori McElroy



Personal statement

Lori is an engineer with a background spanning the application of simulation in environmental engineering, architecture and sustainable design and has been active in the energy and environment field for over 25 years both in practice and research, working in the private and public sectors. This includes delivery of three state-of-the-art academic/industry collaborative programmes for the UK and Scottish Governments over a period of 20 plus years and the dissemination of this work internationally.

Back to staff profile


Research to identify if changes to guidance in standard 3.14 ventilation in 2015 have been effective in improving ventilation and indoor air quality
Toledo Linda, Sharpe Tim, McGill Grainne, Howieson Stirling, McElroy Lori Barbara, Tuohy Paul Gerard, McQuillan Jonathan
Teaching data analysis for building performance simulation – series : building simulation and calculation tools in teaching
Hopfe Christina Johanna, McLeod Robert Scot, Gustin Matej, Brembilla Eleonora, McElroy Lori
44 (2022)
Digital Erasmus - a pan-European approach to teaching building performance and resilient design
Hopfe Christina J, Brembilla Eleonora, McElroy Lori B, Mcleod Robert S, Gustin Matej, Costola Daniel
CLIMA 2022 Conference 14th REHVA World Congress, CLIMA 2022, pp. 1-8 (2022)
Evolving building testing regimes to deliver additional performance metrics and support model calibration
Hand Jon William, McElroy Lori Barbara, Sinclair Colin
Proceedings of Building Simulation 2021 17th IBPSA Conference on Building Simulation, BS 2021 Building Simulation Conference Proceedings, pp. 2047-2054 (2021)
Business success through process based application of simulation
McElroy Lori, Cockroft Jeremy, Hand Jon
Proceedings of Building Simulation Conference 2007 (2008) (2008)
Sustainable housing standards: use of simulation in design
Tuohy PG, Johnstone C, McElroy LB
EuroSun 2006 International Renewable Energy Conference (2006)

More publications

Back to staff profile

Professional Activities

The Coronation Challenge (Event)
Taylor and Francis Group (Publisher)
Guest editor
Scottish Government (External organisation)
Scottish Futures Trust (External organisation)
Scottish Government (External organisation)
Scottish Government (External organisation)

More professional activities


An integrated typology-based approach to guide the future development of European historic buildings towards a clean energy transition (FuturHist)
Sharpe, Tim (Principal Investigator) McElroy, Lori (Co-investigator) Moreno-Rangel, Alejandro (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2024 - 31-Jan-2027
Energy Assessment Tool Development with PropEco and ESRU
Kelly, Nicolas (Principal Investigator) McElroy, Lori (Co-investigator) McGhee, Raheal (Co-investigator)
22-Jan-2023 - 30-Jan-2024
The Pansophy Cohort: Multidisciplinary solutions to the age-related challenges of pharmaceutical care
Watson, Margaret (Principal Investigator) Giardini, Mario Ettore (Co-investigator) Lennon, Marilyn (Co-investigator) McElroy, Lori (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2022 - 30-Jan-2025
KTP - Anderson, Bell, Christie Ltd. The project will develop a toolkit to incorporate holistic net zero carbon measures into their design process, enabling creation of net zero carbon communities.
Sharpe, Tim (Principal Investigator) Kelly, Nicolas (Co-investigator) McElroy, Lori (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2022 - 30-Jan-2024
Research to identify effective ventilation and indoor air quality guidance and practice
McElroy, Lori (Principal Investigator) Sharpe, Tim (Co-investigator)
08-Jan-2021 - 31-Jan-2022
Consultancy Support for Scottish Renewables
McElroy, Lori (Principal Investigator)
Small consultancy project against UoS Terms
01-Jan-2021 - 31-Jan-2022

More projects

Back to staff profile


Professor Lori McElroy

Tel: 548 3105