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Regan Potangaroa

Associate Professor
Architecture


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Publications and presentations

Waqabaca, J., Panko, M., and Potangaroa, R. (2013). The Seemingly Simple? Community Engagement and Construction Management in Samoa Post Tsunami 2009. Wilkinson S. AUBEA 2013 The 38th Australasian Universities Building Education Association Conference Auckland NZ 20-22 November 2013.

Kipa, M., Potangaroa, R., and Wilkinson , S. (2013). Iwi Resilience? The Maori Response Following the February 22, 2011 Christchurch Earthquake. Wilkinson S. AUBEA 2013 The 38th Australasian Universities Building Education Association Conference Auckland NZ 20-22 November 2013.

Potangaroa, R., Santosa , H., and Siregar, H. (2013). The Proposition of the Convergence of Individual and Community Reslilience. Cities 2013 International Seminar: Resilient Cities Beyond Mitigation, Preparedness, Response and Recovery. October 8-9 2013 Surabaya hosetd by the ITS University Dept of Planning and QUT Brisbane.

Potangaroa, R. (2013). The Gabion House Revisited. Green Concept in Architecture and Environmnet Surabaya 26 September 2013. ITS University, Surabaya.

Waqabaca, J., Panko, M., and Potangaroa, R. (2013). Community Engagement: Rebuilding Samoan Fale post 2009 tsunami. Duyne J. 6th International i-Rec Conference Sustainable Post-Disaster Reconstruction: From Recovery to Risk Reduction.

Yan Chang-Richards, A., Wilkinson , S., Seville, E., Brunsdon, D., and Potangaroa, R. (2013). Long-term reconstruction in Christchurch: Learning from its governance structure. Duyne J. 6th International i-Rec Conference Sustainable Post-Disaster Reconstruction: From Recovery to Risk Reduction.

Zuo, K., Potangaroa, R., and Wilkinson, S. (2013). The barriers to a community contracts approach in post-disaster reconstruction. In Duyne J. (Ed.). 6th International i-Rec Conference Sustainable Post-Disaster Reconstruction: From Recovery to Risk Reduction.

Potangaroa, R., and Wilkinson, S. (2013). Earthquake-Prone Building Legislation: Maori Marae. A submission on the MBIE Building Seismic Performance Proposals to improve the New Zealand earthquake-prone building system. March 2013. Parliamentary Submission.

Potangaroa, R. (2013). Can Buildings Heal?. Presentation to South Pacific Engineers for Excellence. May, Auckland University, Auckland, New Zealand.

Potangaroa, R. (2013). Site and Shelter Design and Problems. Presentation to Asia-Pacific Emergency Management Platform Field Exercise. 24 March ? 1 April, UN High Commissioner for Refugees - eCentre, Fort Thanarat, Thailand.

Potangaroa, R. (2013). Practical Field Coordination. Presentation to Asia-Pacific Emergency Management Platform Field Exercise. 24 March ? 1 April, UN High Commissioner for Refugees - eCentre, Fort Thanarat, Thailand.

Potangaroa, R. (2013). The Issues of Urban Disasters for Refugees and IDP Displacement. Asia-Pacific Emergency Management Platform Forum on Urban Humanitarian Response. November 11-13, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Potangaroa, R. (2013). Haiti and Christchurch?. CERA Resilience and Community Involvement. Presentation conducted in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Mannakkara , S., Wilkinson, S., and Potangaroa, R. (2013). Build Back Better ? Implementation in Victorian Bushfire Reconstruction. Disasters Journal: Wiley. Print ISSN: 0361-3666 Online ISSN: 1467-7717.

Egbelakin, T., Wilkinson, S., Ingham, J., and Potangaroa, R. (2011). Challenges to Successful Seismic Retrofit Implementation: A Socio-Behavioural Perspective. Building Research & Information. 39(3). 286-300.

Chang, Y., Wilkinson, S., Brunsdon, D., Seville, E., and Potangaroa, R. (2011). An integrated approach: managing resources for post-disaster reconstruction. Disasters: The Journal of Disaster Studies, Policy and Management. 35(4). 739-765.

Chang, Y., Wilkinson, S., Potangaroa, R., and Seville, E. (2011). Identifying Factors Affecting Resource Availability for Post-Disaster Reconstruction: A Case Study in China. Construction Management and Economics. 29(1). 37-48.

Egbelakin, T., Wilkinson, S., Potangaroa , R., and Ingham, J. (2011). Enhancing Seismic Risk Mitigation Decisions: A Motivational Approach. Construction Management and Economics. 29(10). 1003-1016.

Potangaroa, R. (2011). Structural Engineers and Post Disaster Recovery: Lessons Learnt From Haiti. Human Ecology Journal. 24. 35-39.

Potangaroa, R., Wilkinson, S., Zare, M., and Steinfort, P. (2011). The Management of Portable Toilets in the Eastern Suburbs of Christchurch after the February 22, 2011 Earthquake. The Australasian Journal of Disaster and Trauma Studies. 2. 35-48.

Chang, Y., Wilkinson, S., and Potangaroa, R. (2011). Resourcing for post-disaster reconstruction: A longitudinal case study following the 2008 earthquake in China. Amaratunga, D., & Haigh, R. Reconstructing for Resilience: Strategies for building sustainable communities after a disaster.

Potangaroa, R.T., Vickram, C., and Irshad, I. (2010). The Integration of Seismic Resistant Design & Construction into the Diploma of Associate Engineering DAE (Civil) Curriculum in Pakistan. Disaster Planning and Management Conference COBRA2010. RICS and Dauphine University, Paris, France, 2-3 September.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/1577

Potangaroa, R.T. (2010). Shall I Go or Shall I Stay? Presentation as part of workshop: Lessons from the 2009 Samoan earthquake and tsunami. 4th Australasian Natural Hazards Management Conference 2010. Te Papa, Wellington, NZ, 11-12 August.

Potangaroa, R.T. (2010). LESSONS LEARNT AS PART OF THE TERMS OF REFERENCE (TOR) DELIVERABLES. Inter Agency Standing Committee (IASC) United Nations. Port au Prince, Haiti.

Brennan , H., Howe , C., Matter Neri, R., and Potangaroa, R. (2010). GABION CORE HOUSE Concept paper. Inter Agency Standing Committee (IASC) United Nations. Port au Prince, Haiti.

Potangaroa, R. (2010). DASS42 REPORT: CARADEUX CAMP, PORT au PRINCE, HAITI. Inter Agency Standing Committee (IASC) United Nations. Port au Prince, Haiti.

Potangaroa, R. (2010). HOW DO PEOPLE GO ABOUT GETTING SOMETHING BUILT IN PORT au PRINCE HAITI?. Inter Agency Standing Committee (IASC) United Nations. Port au Prince Haiti.

Chang , Y., Wilkinson, S., Potangaroa, R., and Seville, E. (2010). Resources and capacity: lessons learned from post-disaster reconstruction resourcing in Indonesia, China and Australia. Disaster Planning and Management Conference COBRA2010. RICS and Dauphine University, Paris, France, 2-3 September.

Potangaroa, R.T. (2010). Structural Engineering Review of Transitional Shelter Designs in Response to the Padang Earthquake, Indonesia. CARE International. Padang, Indonesia.

Potangaroa, R.T. (2010). WASH (Water and Sanitation) in Disasters. Disaster Management Workshop. convened by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) E Centre (Tokyo) and RedR (Australia) Tonga, May.

Potangaroa, R.T. (2010). Emergency Logistics. Disaster Management Workshop. United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) E Centre (Tokyo) and RedR (Australia) Tonga, May.

Potangaroa, R.T. (2010). Public Donations for Disaster Relief; Are They Effectively Used?. ESR Group of IPENZ. Waikato University, 23 February.

Zare, M.R., Wilkinson, S., and Potangaroa, R.T. (2010). Vulnerability of Wastewater Treatment Plants and Wastewater Pumping Stations to Earthquakes. Disaster Planning and Management Conference COBRA2010. RICS and Dauphine University, Paris, France, 2-3 September.

Potangaroa, R.T., and Kestle, L. (2010). The Cluster Approach Revisited. CIB2010 World Congress under TG63 Disasters and the Built Environment. Manchester University, Salford, UK, 10-13 May.

Beckett, J., Wilkinson, S., and Potangaroa, R.T. (2010). Leadership Response and Recovery: The Australian Bush Fire Study. Disaster Planning and Management Conference COBRA2010. RICS and Dauphine University, Paris, France, 2-3 September.

Potangaroa, R.T., and Chan, T. (2010). Spatial Syntax Analysis of Tent Layouts. Disaster Planning and Management Conference COBRA2010. RICS and Dauphine University, Paris, France, 2-3 September.

Potangaroa, R.T., and Mair, J.S. (2010). Planning for Social Outcomes. Disaster Planning and Management Conference COBRA2010. RICS and Dauphine University, Paris, France, 2-3 September.

Potangaroa, R.T., Chang, Y., Zuo, K., and Wilkinson, S. (2010). Structural Quality Control in the Field. International Reconstruction Conference I-Rec. Gurjurat, India, 15-20 July.

Potangaroa, R.T., and Chan , T. (2010). The Spatial Syntax of Iraqi Refugee Housing in Syria. International Reconstruction Conference I-Rec. Gurjurat, India, 15-20 July.

Lee, J.Y., and Potangaroa, R. T. (2010). Architecture for Humanity: Shipping Containers as Swiss Army Knife. International Reconstruction Conference I-Rec. Gurjurat, India, 15-20 July.

Chang, Y., Wilkinson, S., Seville, E., and Potangaroa, R. (2010). Resourcing for a resilient post-disaster reconstruction environment. International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment. 1(1). 65-83.

Chang, Y., Wilkinson, S., Potangaroa, R., and Seville , E. (2010). Resourcing challenges for post-disaster housing reconstruction: A comparative analysis. Building Research and Information. 38(3). 247-264.

Chang, Y., Wilkinson, S., Potangaroa, R., and Seville, E. (2010). Interpreting resourcing bottlenecks of post-Wenchuan earthquake reconstruction in China. Special issue of the International Journal of Strategic Property Management. 14. 314-331. 1648-715X.

Chang, Y., Wilkinson, S., and Potangaroa, R.T. (2010). Attaining Facilitated Resource Procurement for Post-Disaster Housing Reconstruction: A Case Study in Aceh. Journal of Habitat International. 0197-3975.

Beckett, J., Wilkinson, S., and Potangaroa, R. (2010). Post-disaster recovery: multi-agency leadership and co-ordination. The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors? (RICS) COBRA 2010 research conference. Paris, France.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/1562

Zare, M.R., Wilkinson, S., and Potangaroa, R.T. (2010). Vulnerability of Waste Water Treatment Plants and Pumping Stations to Earthquakes. Disaster Prevention and Infrastructure Journal. 398-407.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/1572

Zuo, K., Potangoroa, R., Wilkinson, S., and Rotimi, J. (2009). A project management prospective in achieving a sustainable supply chain for timber procurement in Banda Aceh, Indonesia. International Journal of Managing Projects in Business. 2 (3). 386-400.

Potangoroa, R., and Aynsley, R. (2009). Strategies for Natural Ventilation of Urban Office Buildings. International Journal of Ventilation. 8 (2). 117-122.

Potangoroa, R. (2009). Phase 2: The Textural Material. Report for UNESCO: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation. Islamabad, UNESCO.

Potangoroa, R. (2009). Nur Pur Nakran School. Report for UNESCO: United Nationals Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation. Islamabad, UNESCO.

Potangoroa, R. (2009). Scala Penetrometer Review of House Foundations at Ladong Depsos Housing Project, Banda Aceh, Indonesia for the Australian Red Cross. Report for Australian Red Cross. Banda Aceh, Australian Red Cross.

Potangoroa, R. (2009). Integration of Seismic Resistant Design and Construction into the Curricula of the Diploma in Associate Engineering - Civil in Pakistan: An Action Plan. Report for UNESCO: United Nationals Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation. Islamabad, UNESCO, February.

Potangoroa, R. (2009). An Issue of Quality. CARE. Banda Aceh, Indonesia.

Hewitt, J., Potangoroa, R., and Wilkinson, S. (2009). Levels of governance in post-disaster planning. Urban Design and Planning. 162 (DP2). 71-78.

Chang, A., Potangoroa, R., Wilkinson, S., Seville, E., and Zuo, K. (2009). Empowerment and Capacity Building. TEPHRA. 22. 38-41.

Spence, R., Palmer, J., and Potangoroa, R. (2009). Eyewitness Reports of the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami from Sri Lanka, Thailand and Indonesia. Mendes-Victor, L., Oliveria, C., Azevedo, J., and Riberio, A. (Eds). 7. 473-495. Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering: The 1755 Lisbon Earthquake - Revisted.

Aynsley, R., and Potangoroa, R. (2009). Energy Efficiency Project: BCA Volume One, Air Flow Modelling. The Australian Building Codes Board. Noosaville, Building Energetics.

Chang, Y., Wilkinson, S., Seville, E., and Potangaroa, R. (2009). Capacity empowerment and building: integrated recovery management framework in China. Chang Y, Wilkinson S, Seville E, Potangaroa R,. 309-319. Capacity empowerment and building: integrated recovery management framework in China.

Potangaroa, R., and Anysley, R. (2009). Strategies for Natural Ventilation of Urban Office Buildings. International Journal of Ventilation. 8(2). 117-122. ISSN 1473-3315.

Kestle, L., Storey, B., and Potangaroa, R. (2008). Towards the validation of a conceptual design management model for remote site projects. Dainty, A. CD Rom . 185-194. Association of Researchers in Construction Management (ARCOM) - Proceedings of the 24th Annual Conference.

Kestle, L., and Potangaroa, R. (2008). Sustainable post-disaster reconstruction projects in remote locations - Darfur revisited. Wilkinson, S., Seville, E., and Le Masurier, L. Online. CD Rom . 15. 4th International i-Rec Conference 'Building resilience achieving effective post-disaster reconstruction' - Conference Papers and Presentations4th International i-Rec Conference 2008.

Potangaroa, R., and Kestle, L. (2008). Identifying value-adding in humanitarian programs. Haigh, R., and Amaratunga, D. CD Rom . CIB International Conference on Building Education and Research (BEaR) 2008 - Building resilience.

Potangaroa, R., and Ghosh, A. (2008). The DASS42 plus. Wilkinson, S., Seville, E., and Le Masurier, L. Online. CD Rom . 19. Collected Papers - 4th International i-Rec Conference 'Building resilience achieving effective post-disaster reconstruction'4th International i-Rec Conference 2008.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Measuring resilience post-disaster reconstruction. Hong Kong University Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Use of the DASS42 in measuring post-disaster resilience. Tsinghua University Seminar Series.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Measurement of resilience in post-disaster reconstruction. Sichuan University Seminar Series.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). The inability to 'build back better'. University of Auckland, School of Planning Communique 08 Lecture Series.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Seismic risk and strengthening of the CARE buildings constructed after the 2004 Banda Aceh tsunami disaster. CARE (International) Banda Aceh Reconstruction Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Resilience research. Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Talk to the buildings. Central South University Research Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Resiliant Organisation research at Auckland University, NZ [Invited]. Central South University Research Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). The transitions framework [Invited]. Central South University Research Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Proposed seismic retrofitting of Banda Aceh Puskemsmas (Hospital) Centres. CARE (International) Health Services Rebuilding Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Development of seismic strengthing options for housing - lessons from 2004. CARE (Canada) Banda Aceh Reconstruction Programme Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). The gap between idealism and realism. Resilient Organisations Research Programme Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Seismic design principles. CARE (International) Banda Aceh Reconstruction Programme.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Structural review of the Puskesmas buildings constructed by CARE. CARE (International) Banda Aceh Reconstruction Programme.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Testing Associated with the house remedial work. CARE (International) Banda Aceh Reconstruction Programme.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Seismic calculations for the 45A house. CARE (International) Banda Aceh Reconstruction Programme.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). Build back better. CARE (International) Tsunami Response Review Workshop.

Potangaroa, R. (2008). The DASS42 plus. CD Rom . 19. Collected Papers - 4th International i-Rec Conference 'Building resilience achieving effective post-disaster reconstruction'4th International i-Rec Conference 2008.

Potangaroa, R., Russell, A., Chan, Y., and Zuo, K. (2008). Disaster and resilience research opportunities from the Sichuan earthquake. Architects for Humanity Seminar Series.

Russell, A., Potangaroa, R., and Feng, V. (2008). Houses or homes? The patterns of design. Wilkinson, S., Seville, E., and Le Masurier, L. Online. CD Rom . 13. 4th International i-Rec Conference 'Building resilience achieving effective post-disaster reconstruction' - Conference Papers and Presentations4th International i-Rec Conference 2008.

Feng, V., Russell, A., and Potangaroa, R. (2008). Can houses learn?. Wilkinson, S., Seville, E., and Le Masurier, L. Online. CD Rom . 13. 4th International i-Rec Conference 'Building resilience achieving effective post-disaster reconstruction' - Conference Papers and Presentations4th International i-Rec Conference 2008.

Hewitt, J., Potangaroa, R., and Wilkinson, S. (2008). The role of urban change hierarchies in post-disaster recovery management. Wilkinson, S., Seville, E., and Le Masurier, L. Online. CD Rom . 24. 4th International i-Rec Conference 'Building resilience achieving effective post-disaster reconstruction' - Conference Papers and Presentations4th International i-Rec Conference 2008.

Potangaroa, R., Wang, M., and Chang, Y. (2008). Identifying resilience in those affected by the 2008 Sichuan earthquake [Invited]. China Engineering Management Forum 2008.

Potangaroa, R., and Thompson, R. (2008). Housing options. Ngati Whatua Bastion Point Housing Seminar.

Zuo, K., Potangaroa, R., Wilkinson, S., and Rotimi, J. (2008). Supply chain analysis and the sustainability of post disaster construction. Gonzalo, L., Davidson, C., Pukteris, A., and de Blois, M. 471-485. Building abroad: Procurement of construction and reconstruction projects in the international context.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). A structural and technical review of post tsunami housing in Tamil Nadu, India. CARE, Australia.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). An assessment of the design and construct of proposed housing for tsunami affected populations in the Andaman Nicobar Islands (ANI), India. CARE, Australia.

Potangaroa, R., Russell, A., and Feng, V. (2007). House modifications - after we?ve gone. CARE ANI Staff seminar.

Potangaroa, R., Russell, A., and Feng, V. (2007). The 10 patterns of home. CARE ANI Staff seminar.

Buchanan, A., Bayne, K., Nebel, B., and Potangaroa, R. (2007). Introduction [Chapter 1]. Buchanan, A. 3rd . 1-8. Timber Design Guide.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). The Development of a Permanent Shelter Program for Aceh, North Sumatra. Proceedings Scientific Forum on the Tsunami, Its Impact and Recovery Regional Symposium Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand. 134-143.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). The Use of the Dass42 Survey Tool in Disasters and as Part of a Shelter Program in Aceh. Proceedings Scientific Forum on the Tsunami, Its Impact and Recovery Regional Symposium Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand. 125-133.

Sopacua, A., Pacaño, A., Borja, A., and Potangaroa, R. (2007). Exit evaluation of the tsunami response program by JRS in Aceh Indonesia 2005 to 2007. the Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS).

Potangaroa, R. (2007). Objective 3 - status report. Resilient Organisations Research Steering Group.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). FoRST Project - Objective 3. Resilient Organisations Group - Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). My job at Unitec ... Ngati Whatua Tangata Whenua Papakainga Housing Project Interest Group.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). The role of RedR. RedR New Zealand Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). The architecture of need. JASMAX Architects Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). The Scala penetrometer and rebound hammers for quality construction. CARE ANI Staff seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). Renewable energy alternatives for housing in ANI. CARE ANI Staff seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). Common research areas and the potential for collaboration. Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). The RESIST programme. Auckland Architectural Profession Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). The gap between reality and ideal. CARE, Sri Lanka, Staff Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). Introduction to the DASS 42 quality of life survey tool. CARE, Sri Lanka, Staff Seminar.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). A structural and technical review of post tsunami housing in Sri Lanka. CARE, Australia.

Potangaroa, R. (2007). A structural and technical review of post tsunami housing in South Andaman, Andaman Nicobar Islands (ANI), India. CARE, Australia.

Potangaroa , R. (2006). The Quantitative Side of ?Happiness?. Measuring the Qualitative Aspects of a Reconstruction Program in Aceh, North Sumatra.

Kestle, L., Potangaroa, R., and Storey, B. (2006). Sustainable post-disaster reconstruction projects in remote locations, and the fit with a conceptual design management model for remote sites. Alexander, D. CD Rom . Proceedings of the 3rd International i-Rec International Conference3rd International i-Rec International Conference 'Post-disaster reconstruction: meeting stakeholder interests'.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Gimme shelter: The 'hope' of sustainable shelter. August . 1-2. BDP Environment Design Guide News.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Complex emergencies and relief aid. Resilient organisations.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Measuring the qualitative aspects of a reconstruction programme: Aceh, Indonesia. Alexander, D. CD Rom. Proceedings of the 3rd International i-Rec International Conference3rd International i-Rec International Conference 'Post-disaster reconstruction: meeting stakeholder interests'.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/1233

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Site planning review of Bandar Siab Khan camp, Havelian. RedR Australia/UNHCR.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). The DRR design process for Tsunami. CARE.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Stress grading of timber: A proposed test regime for timber procurement. CARE.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). A visual review of the BRR house structure. CARE.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Structural assessment of damaged houses as part of CARE's house rehabilitation program. CARE.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Structural analysis of the mainland CARE house. CARE.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). A filtered contractual process: The PIPS approach. CARE.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Safer houses: Final report on the review of both the structural design and the disaster risk reduction (for Tsunami) of the houses of CARE's BEUDOH shelter program in Banda Aceh and Simeulue. CARE.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Lessons for surviving a tsunami. CARE.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Climate responsive design tools for emergency shelter. UNHCR.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Gimme shelter: Tsunami mitigation as part of a permanent shelter program for Aceh, North Sumatra. Alexander, D. CD Rom. Proceedings of the 3rd International i-Rec International Conference3rd International i-Rec International Conference 'Post-disaster reconstruction: meeting stakeholder interests'.
http://hdl.handle.net/10652/1232

Potangaroa, R. (2006). The engineering and social complexity of providing post-disaster housing. 4 . 25-28. TRIALOG - A Journal of Planning and Building in the Third World.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Strategies for natural ventilation of urban office buildings. Malla, R., Binienda, W., and Maji, A. Proceedings of 10th Biennial International Conference on Engineering, Construction, and Operations in Challenging Environments (Earth & Space 2006)Earth & Space 2006 Conference.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). The development of a permanent shelter program for Aceh, North Sumatra. CD-Rom . Proceedings of the Scientific Forum on the Tsunami, its Impact and Recovery-A Regional Symposium.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Is a Maori and Pacific Island culture educationally sustainable. Mitchell, S., and Potangaroa, R. 1 Web . 45. Proceedings 2005 Conference of the South Pacific Professional Engineering for ExcellenceSPPEEX Wananga 2005 'Indigenous Technologies and Sustainable Development' Conference.

Potangaroa, R. (2006). Is a Maori and Pacific Island culture educationally sustainable. Mitchell, S., and Potangaroa, R. 1 Web . 45. Proceedings 2005 Conference of the South Pacific Professional Engineering for ExcellenceSPPEEX Wananga 2005 'Indigenous Technologies and Sustainable Development' Conference.

Zuo, K., Potangaroa, R., and Wilkinson, S. (2006). Banda Aceh fieldtrip report. CARE.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Winterisation and heating of tents for Pakistan. Presented to the UN agencies, NGOs, Military, Government Shelter Community in NWFP Seminar, Batagran and Manshera, Pakistan.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Permanent shelter for the tsunami victims of Aceh province. Presented to the UNHCR, UNDP, Military, Government Shelter Community and Local Authorities Seminar, Banda Aceh and Medan, Indonesia.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Permanent shelter. Presented to the UN agencies, NGO's, Military, Local Authorities and Government Shelter Aid Community Seminar, Banda Aceh, Indonesia.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Early shelter assessment context. Presented to the OCHA, UNHCR, Military, Government Shelter Aid Community and NGO's Seminar, Banda Aceh.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Preliminary baseline data for the west coast, Banda Aceh - The WHO QLT and the DASS42 survey tools. Presented to the UNHCR Seminar, Banda Aceh, Indonesia.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Permanent shelter and its part in the recovery plan for Krueng Sabe. Presented to the UN agencies, NGO's, Military, Local Authority, Government Shelter Aid Seminar, Banda Aceh.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). A structural review of CARE's building programs for Tsunami and earthquake victims in Indonesia. Presented to the CARE Consultants Seminar, Melbourne, Australia.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). People, planning and accountability in emergency relief projects (Keynote). Presented to the 11th Annual Project Management Institute of New Zealand Conference, JAFA 2005 'Juggling Anarchy with Fearless Ability', 13-14 October, Auckland.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Desperate in Aceh - The development of a shelter program for Tsunami victims in Indonesia. Presented to the Opus Consultants Seminar, Auckland.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Heating measures for now winterised UNHCR tents for victims of the South Asian earthquake in Pakistan (Report to UNHCR). Islamabad: UNHCR, Pakistan.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Site planning issues for camps set up for earthquake victims in Batagram district, Pakistan (Report to UNHCR). Islamabad: UNHCR, Pakistan.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). A review of structural engineering and construction processes (Report to CARE Australia).

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). The use of the DASS42 survey in Bandar Siab Khan camp, Mansehra, Pakistan (Report to UNHCR). Islamabad: UNHCR.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). The development of permanent shelter of options for Tsunami victims in Aceh (Report to UNHCR): UNHCR, Indonesia.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Questions, results and recommendations based on the spatial survey of low cost homes in Banda Aceh (Report to UNHCR): UNHCR, Indonesia.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Review of seismic capacity and development plans for a new district health office in Meulaboh (Report to WHO): WHO, Indonesia.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Permanent shelter assessment for Banda Aceh and the west coast of Aceh Province (Report to UNHCR): UNHCR, Indonesia.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). Managing for creativity and innovation: Competing values framework. Engineering Journal of the New Zealand Institute of Engineers (September), 44-47.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2005). The use of the DASS42 survey tool in disasters and as part of a shelter program in Aceh, Proceedings of the Scientific Forum on the Tsunami, its Impact and Recovery-A Regional Symposium (CD-Rom ed.). Bangkok: Asian Institute of Technology. Paper presented at the Scientific Forum on the Tsunami, its Impact and Recovery-A Regional Symposium, 6-7 June, Bangkok, Thailand.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). Gaps in the tools. Presented to the SHA Site and Shelter Planning Course, 8-10 December, Versoix, Switzerland.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). Gimme shelter: Site planning for camps in West Darfur, Sudan. Presented to the SHA Site and Shelter Planning Course, 8-10 December, Versoix, Switzerland.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). Effective project management in developing countries: Lessons from constructing refugee camps in Pakistan. Presented to the SHA Site and Shelter Planning Course, 8-10 December, Versoix, Switzerland.

Potangaroa, R. T., & Thompson, H. (2004). The heart of Maoridom: Whare Maori. The New Zealand Herald.

Potangaroa, R. T., & Murphy, C. (2004). Talk to me! The communicating styles of architectural students. In Z. Bromberek (Ed.), Contexts of architecture. Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of the Architectural Science Association ANZAScA and International Building Performance Simulation Association - Australasia Conference. Launceston, Australia: School of Architecture, University of Tasmania, 10-12 November, Launceston, Australia.

Potangaroa, R. T., & Aynsley, R. (2004). Cavity pressures in multi storey double facades: The potential for natural ventilation, Proceedings of the International Conference on Building and Envelope Systems and Technology (ICBEST) (pp. 403-411). Sydney, Australia, 31 March - 2 April, Sydney, Australia.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). The future for indigenous engineering. Presented to the South Pacific Professional Engineering Excellence Symposium, 18 September, Auckland, New Zealand.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). Structural expression in seismic areas. Presented to the American Society of Civil Engineers Structures Congress 2004: Building on the past: Securing the future, 22-26 May, Nashville, U.S.A.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). Effective project management in developing countries: Lessons from constructing refugee camps in Pakistan. Presented to the UNHCR (UN High Commissioner for Refugees), SHA (Swiss Aid Development Association), RedR (Registered Engineers for Disaster Relief), 7 December, Geneva, Switzerland.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). Gimme shelter: Site planning for camps in West Darfur, Sudan. Presented to the UNHCR (UN High Commissioner for Refugees), SHA (Swiss Aid Development Association), RedR (Registered Engineers for Disaster Relief), 7 Dec, Geneva, Switzerland.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). Gaps in the tools. Presented to the UNHCR (UN High Commissioner for Refugees), SHA (Swiss Aid Development Association), RedR (Registered Engineers for Disaster Relief), 8 Dec, Geneva, Switzerland.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). The ponding of water under the floors of the Homestead, Ratana Pa (Report to Ratana Communal Trust Board). Wanganui, New Zealand: Ratana Communal Trust Board.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). Waimarama Whanau Development (Report to Waimarama Maori Incorporation). Wellington, New Zealand.

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). The natural ventilation of high rise buildings in the United States. In A. A. Sayigh (Ed.), Proceedings of the 8th World Renewable Energy Congress (WREC VIII). Denver, USA: Elsevier, 29 Aug - 3 Sep, Denver, USA. http://www.elsevier.com/wps/find/bookdescription.cws_home/703665/description#description

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). Sustainability and the role of natural ventilation for high rise buildings in New Zealand, International Conference on Sustainability Engineering and Science. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Society for Sustainability Engineering and Science, 6-9 July, Auckland, New Zealand. http://www.nzsses.org.nz/Conference/ConfManuscripts.cfm

Potangaroa, R. T. (2004). RedR engineers and humanitarian aid: The construction of refugee camps in Pakistan, ASEAN Australia Engineering Congress 2004 (AAEC 2004), 26-28 May, Kota Kinabulu, Malaysia.

Potangaroa, R. T., & Aynsley, R. (2003). Pressure distributions behind double facades: The implications for natural ventilation, Eleventh International Conference on Wind Engineering (ICWE) (Vol. 1, pp. 714-719). Lubbock, Texas, U.S.A.: Texas Tech. University, 2-5 June, Lubbock, Texas, U.S.A. http://www.icwe.ttu.edu

Potangaroa, R. (2003). Confessions of a contingency planner. RedR Humanitarian Magazine (May), 15-19.

Potangaroa, R. (2003). Beyond the bioclimatic environment protection and energy solution for sustainable development, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Renewable Energy (pp. 351-360), 14-17 Sept, Kuala Lumpa Malaysia.

Potangaroa, R. (2003). The natural ventilation potential of high rise buildings in the major cities of Australia (Vol. 3, pp. 744-753). Paper presented at the Australian New Zealand Architectural Science Association 37th Conference, 1-4 November, Sydney.

Potangaroa, R. (2003). Natural Ventilation of Office Buildings in the USA. Presented to ASCE Conference 2003, 12-15 November, Nashville, Tennessee.

Potangaroa, R. Structural Expression in Seismic Areas. Presented to the ASCE Conference 2003, 12-15 November, Nashville, Tennessee.

Potangaroa, R. (2003). Effective Project Management in Developing Countries: Lessons from Constructing Refugee Camps in Pakistan. Presented to Joint International Symposium of CIB Working Commissions W55, W65 and W107 (Vol. 2, pp.613-626), 22-24 October, Singapore.

Potangaroa, R., & Aynsley, R. (2003). Pressure Distributions Behind Double Facades: The Implications for Natural Ventilation. Presented to International Wind Conference, June, Lubbock, Texas.

Gibbons, B., & Potangaroa, R. (2003). Spaces for Worship. Chapter 7 Structural Design, Wiley Press in press due out 1st quarter of 2003.

Potangaroa, R. (2002). The Optimal Natural Ventilation Strategy. Presented to US Green Building Council Conference, Austin, Texas.

Potangaroa, R., Ratchye, S., & Rees, S. (2002). The Passive Structural Engineer. Presented to Structural Engineers World Congress 2002, Paper P5-3-5 on CD, page 137-139 from book of abstracts.

Potangaroa, R. (2002). The Natural Ventilation of High Rise Buildings in the Tropics: The Development and Application of a Design Tool Suitable for the Early Design Stages. PhD Thesis, The Australian Institute of Tropical Architecture, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia. pp.242.

Potangaroa, R. (2001). High Rise Buildings in the Tropics. The Search for the Tropical Skyscraper? Journal of Tall Buildings (January), Universiti Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur.

Potangaroa, R. (2000). The Tropical Skyscraper Revisited: The Challenge of Sustainability of High Rise Buildings in the Tropics. Presented to The Asia and Pacific Structural Engineering and Construction Conference (Vol. 2, pp. 303-310), July, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Potangaroa, R., & Aynsley, R. (2000). A Tale of Four Cities: The Potential for Achieving Thermal Comfort Using Natural Ventilation in High Rise Buildings in Four Asian Cities. ROOMVENT2000, March, Reading University, UK, Vol. 2, pp.807-811.

Potangaroa, R., & Aynsley, R. (1999). Natural Ventilation of High Rise Buildings in the Tropics; A Design Tool. Presented to World Renewable Energy Conference, June, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Potangaroa, R. (1998). The Impact of Structural Engineering on the NZ Maori. Presented to The Structural Engineers World Congress, July, San Francisco, pp.301-302.

Aynsley, R., & Potangaroa, R. (1998). Natural Ventilation; Dealing with the Unpredictable. Presented to Australian New Zealand Architectural Science Association 32nd Conference, June, Wellington.

Potangaroa, R. (1997). NAMSAT or NAMSEAT? The Impact of Engineering. Presented to National Association of Maori Mathematicians and Technologist Conference, June, Hamilton.

 

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