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Tom Blight PhD


An innovative building physicist, set on making a positive impact on comfort, wellbeing, and sustainability in the built environment. He has a particular interest in Passivhaus and in BIM workflows.


Tom completed his PhD in 2015 at the University of Bath. His research focused on simulations of occupant behaviour in low-energy and Passivhaus dwellings. From 2013-2017 Tom worked for BuroHappold Engineering, a leading multidisciplinary consultancy, on a wide range of international projects from football stadiums to primary school classrooms.


In 2017, Tom moved to the Netherlands, starting Simstream.


Simstream BV continues to support projects around the world, from the City of Life Sciences, Wageningen.