Panagiotis Patlakas

Panagiotis is a structural engineer with further qualifications in architecture and a strong interest in information technology. His research interests cover a range of topics in these fields, such as structural timber design, digital civil engineering, and sustainability. He is particularly interested in the development of software technologies to promote sustainability. Panagiotis was the lead developer of Teretron, a commercial software application for Structural Timber Design to Eurocode 5, as well as the Principal Investigator for the EnViz software project that developed 4D visualisation techniques for Post-Occupancy Evaluation data.

Prior to joining BCU, Panagiotis worked as a researcher at the University of Sheffield (UK), and as a Lecturer and Senior Lecturer at Southampton Solent University. He studied structural engineering at the National Technical University of Athens (Greece) and architecture at the University of Sheffield (UK). He also holds a PgCert qualification in Teaching and Learning from Southampton Solent University (UK).

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