Dr Masa Noguchi is an Associate Professor in Environmental Design at the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, University of Melbourne, specialising in environmental experience design research. He is a Chartered Engineer, Environmentalist, and Technological Product Designer registered respectively with the Engineering Council, Society for the Environment, and the Institution of Engineering Designers in the UK.
In 2006, he designed Canada's first net zero energy home - Alouette Homes' EcoTerra house - built and commercialised in 2007 through the federal government's EQuilibrium sustainable housing initiative/competition. Also, he's particularly been contributing to Scottish and Brazilian ZEMCH construction projects. Serving as the editorial board member of over 10 journals, Dr Noguchi is frequently invited to deliver keynote lectures on ZEMCH R&D global actions at national and international conferences.