Mike's research is focused on the professional practice of landscape architecture in New Zealand, including the organisational structures supporting that practice.
Currently undertaking research on:
a profile of the landscape profession
education for sustainability
carbon and embodied energy footprints of common landscape construction materials
Most recent publications:
Barthelmeh, M. R. (2013): 3D Modelling in Landscape Practice. 28-31.Environment and Landscape Architecture: 02 Feb No. 298, Korea.
Barthelmeh, M. R. (2013): Landscape Architects and Landscape Policy in New Zealand. 4-6. Landscape SA: Jan/Feb 2013 No. 51.
Barthelmeh, M. R. (2013): A Profile of the Profession of Landscape Architecture in New Zealand. 5-8. Chinese Landscape Architecture: Vol 29:205:01 2013.
O'Connor, K., Pocock, C., Barthelmeh, M. R., Davis, S. (2011): Carbon and Environmental Profiling of Hard Landscape Materials. 1-45. Land, Environment and People Research Report No. 22, Lincoln University: December 2011.
Spicer, A., Barthelmeh, M. R., Montgomery, R.L., Spellerberg, I. F. (2011): Education for Sustainability at Lincoln University, New Zealand. 1-73. Land, Environment and People Research Report No. 25, Lincoln University: July 2011.