Dr Aaron Liu

Aaron Liu


Research Fellow


School of Architecture and Built Environment

Areas of research & interest:

  • Built environment
  • Climate change
  • Economics & business
  • Emissions reduction
  • Energy & fuels
  • Health
  • Policy & regulation
  • Sustainability
  • Technology & innovation
  • Transport


  • Emissions reduction & sequestration
  • Energy & infrastructure
  • Green investment
  • Industry & business solutions
  • Policy & regulation
  • Technology solutions
  • Transport

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Aaron is a registered professional engineer with a passion to enable more cost effective, resilient and sustainable built environment. His professional interests include sustainable investment strategies and decisions, resilience and sustainability management for health infrastructure and facilities. Aaron is an Australian representative on International Energy Agency (IEA) Annex 82 Energy Flexible Buildings and volunteering on the working groups for IEEE Standards 120 and 1459. Previously Aaron worked with ABB Australia and A. O. Smith and his responsibilities included designing, estimating and tendering for critical infrastructure. He has a Master of Engineering from the University of Queensland, a Master of Engineering Management, a Ph.D. and a Graduate Certificate in Academic Practice (Higher Education) from QUT. Aaron is a Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA).