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Roberto Lamberts is Professor of Civil Engineering in the Department of Civil Engineering, Federal University of Santa Catarina (Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina / UFSC), based in Florianópolis, Brazil.
He teaches classes and performs research in the area of heat and moisture transfer, building simulation, bioclimatology, thermal comfort and energy efficiency in buildings. He has worked with a wide range of research sponsors in Brazil, including Eletrobras, Petrobras, FINEP, CNPq and CAPES.
He holds a PhD from Leeds University, United Kingdom.
Roberto Lamberts is past president of Brazilian Association for Technology in the Built Environment and Brazilian Building Performance Simulation Association, and a board member of the Brazilian Council for Sustainable Construction and International Building Performance Association.
He is on the editorial board of Ambiente Construido, E-mat, and the Habitare book series, as well as Advances in Building Energy Research.
He was winner the Holcim Awards Bronze 2005 in Latin America for Solar water heating and rainwater tower, Florianopolis, Brazil.
Roberto Lamberts was a member of the Holcim Awards jury for Latin America in 2005.