Professor @ University of Reading, UK
Li Shao is Professor in Sustainable Technology for the Built Environment at the University of Reading, UK. Professor Shao has led research in leading institutions, groups and consortiums. These include Director of the Technology for Sustainable Development Centre, University of Reading, Director of Research at the Institute of Energy and Sustainable Development, De Montfort University (DMU), UK, and Director of Research for the Faculty of Engineering, DMU, as well as the Co-Director of Institute of Building Technology, University of Nottingham. Professor Shao has carried out pioneering work on urban green infrastructure and its interaction with the built environment and solar infrared radiation. His innovation in building sensors and data analytics focused on user behaviour, for improvements to energy efficiency, well-being and productivity. Professor Shao serves on the Council of the Building Services Research and Information Association.