School of Civil Engineering and Surveying


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Dr Brett Martinson

  • Qualifications: PhD Engineering ('Improving the Viability of Roofwater Harvesting in Low-Income Countries'), BEng/MEng Engineering: Design and Appropriate Technology
  • Role Title: Senior Lecturer
  • Address: Portland Building, Portland Street, Portsmouth (UK) PO1 3AH
  • Telephone: 023 9284 2916
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  • Department: School of Civil Engineering and Surveying
  • Faculty: Faculty of Technology


I am a Senior Lecturer at the School of Civil Engineering and Surveying and a member of the Environmental Technology Research Group.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Introduction to Environmental Science and Geology
  • Introduction to Design
  • Infrastructure Development and the Environment
  • Mechanisms of Environmental Pollution
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Sustainable Design
  • Life Cycle of Structures
  • Environmental Management


  • Water conservation, augmentation and reuse in buildings
  • Building physics
  • On-site water supply in low-income countries
  • Technology adoption in low-income countries

Research profile

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