Peer-reviewed Journal Paper
Sharmin, T. & Steemers, K., 2018. Effects of microclimate and human parameters on outdoor thermal sensation in the high-density tropical context of Dhaka. Int J Biometeorol, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00484-018-1607-2. Journal impact factor: 2.577
Sharmin, T., Steemers, K. & Matzarakis, A., 2017. Microclimatic modelling in assessing the impact of urban geometry on thermal urban environment. Sustainable Cities and Society, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scs.2017.07.006. Journal impact factor: 3.073
Sharmin, T., Steemers, K. & Matzarakis, A., 2015. Analysis of microclimatic diversity and outdoor thermal comfort perceptions in the tropical megacity Dhaka, Bangladesh. Building and Environment, 94 (November), pp.734–750. doi:10.1016/j.buildenv.2015.10.007. Journal impact factor: 4.539
Sharmin, T., (2011). A Comparative Study of Sustainable Urban Forms: Compact City and Short Cycle Strategy, AIUB Journal of Science and Engineering.10 (1)
Sharmin, T., Kabir, S. and Rahman, M., (2012). A study of thermal comfort in outdoor urban spaces in respect to increasing building height in Dhaka, AIUB Journal of Science and Engineering.11 (1)
Journal Manuscript under preparation
Sharmin, T. & Steemers, K., 2017. Evaluation of outdoor thermal comfort condition and building energy performance for theoretical urban arrangements.
Sharmin, T. & Steemers, K., 2018. Impact of urban geometry on outdoor thermal conditions and building energy demand in a high-density, tropical context.
Peer reviewed Conference Paper
Sharmin, T. & Steemers, K., 2017. Understanding ENVI-met (V4) model behaviour in relation to environmental variables. In PLEA 2017 Edinburgh - 33th International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture. Design to Thrive. Edinburgh.
Sharmin, T. & Steemers, K., 2016. Responsiveness of microclimate simulation tool in recognising diversity in urban geometry. In PLEA 2016 Los Angeles - 32th International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture. Cities, Buildings, People: Towards Regenerative Environments. Los Angeles.
Sharmin, T. & Steemers, K., 2015. Use of microclimatic models for evaluating thermal comfort: Identifying the gaps. In CISBAT International Conference Proceedings, Lausanne, Switzerland, 9-11 Sept. 2015. pp. 1–5. doi:10.5075/epfl-cisbat2015-895-900.
Sharmin, T. and Steemers, K., (2015). Exploring the effect of microclimate data on building energy performance analysis. SuDBE – 7th International Conference on Sustainable Development in Building and Environment, University of Reading, UK, July 27-29, 2015.
Sharmin, T. & Steemers, K., 2014. Harmonious accordance of indoor-outdoor thermal comfort and building energy performance by ameliorating urban microclimate in different urban block types in tropical climate. In IC2UHI - International Conference on Countermeasures to Urban Heat Island, Venice, Italy, October 13-15, 2014. Venice, pp. 81–91.
Sharmin, T. and Steemers, K., (2013). Effect of canyon geometry on outdoor thermal comfort: a case-study of high-density, warm-humid climate. PLEA2013 - 29th International Conference Proceedings: Sustainable Architecture for a Renewable Future, Munich, Germany. 10-12 September 2013.
Sharmin, T. & Gichuyia, L., 2013. Impact of canyon geometry upon urban microclimate : In CISBAT International Conference Proceedings, Lausanne, Switzerland, 4-6 Sept. 2013. Lausanne, pp. 1–5. doi:10.5075/epfl-infoscience-190601.
Hashemi, A., Sunikka-Blank, M., Mohareb, E., Vakhitova, T., Dantsiou, D., Ben, H. & Sharmin, T. 2016. Performance Gap? Energy, health and comfort needs in buildings: In ZEMCH 2016 - 5th International Conference on Zero Energy Mass Customised Housing, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 20th - 23rd December 2016.