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Sawsan Mohamed, MSc.

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Sawsan Mohamed
Academic assistant

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Phone +49 (0)711 685-66353
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University of Stuttgart
Institute of Spatial and Regional Planning
Pfaffenwaldring 7
70569 Stuttgart


Sawsan Mohamed is curently PhD researcher at the  Institute of Spatial and Regional Planning . Her research topics include Built-up energy resilience and low carbon development, and sustainability assessments methods for new and existing development. Her current research focuses on the effect of urban microclimate, urban form and urban texture on the Built-up energy performance in current and future state.

  • Ravankhah, M., Schmidt, M. (2016): Earthen architectural heritage in earthquake prone areas: an integrated approach to disaster risk, The Book of Earth Constructions and Tradition, Vienna University of Technology & Institute of Comparative Research in Architecture, Austria. Vol 1, pp.159-166.
  • Ravankhah, M., Schmidt, M. & Will, Th.: Multi-Hazard Disaster Risk Identification for World Cultural Heritage Sites in Seismic Zones, Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development, Emerald publication, UK, in press.
  • Ravankhah, M., Chmutina. K., Schmidt, M. & Bosher. L: Integration of Cultural Heritage into Disaster Risk Management: Challenges and Opportunities for Increased Disaster Resilience, Going Beyond – Perceptions of Sustainability in Heritage Studies No 2. In press.
  • Ravankhah, M. (2015): Disaster Risk Management for Bam and its Cultural Landscape in Iran, 10th UNESCO International Training Course (ITC) on Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage, Kyoto, Kobe and Tohoku area, Japan, 12-28 Sep. 2015, conference proceeding: pp. 52-55.
  • Ravankhah, M., Schmidt, M. (2014): Developing Methodology of Disaster Risk Assessment for Cultural Heritage Sites, RDS at 4th International Conference on Building Resilience, incorporating the 3rd Annual Meeting of the ANDROID Disaster Resilience Network, Salford Quays, UK, 8-10 September 2014, conference proceeding: pp. 13-22.
  • Seyedashrafi, B., Mokhtari, E. & Ravankhah, M. (2014): Heritage contribution to post-disaster sustainable development of communities: The case of Bam and its Cultural Landscape, International Conference on Fortified Heritage: Management and Sustainable Development, Spain, Oct 17, 2014, conference proceeding: pp. 869-883.
  • Ravankhah, M. (2011): Earthquake Risk Preparedness Plan for Arg-e Bam in Iran, International Conference on Building Resilience: Interdisciplinary approaches to disaster risk reduction, and the development of sustainable communities and cities, International Institute for Infrastructure, Renewal and Reconstruction (IIIRR).
Curriculum vitae:
10/1996-07/2000 B.Sc. Building and Construction Faculty of Engineering Sulaimani University-Iraq
11/2008-01/2011 M.Sc. Infrastructure Planning University of Stuttgart - Germany
seit 2012 PhD student at the Institute of Spatial and Regional Development, Universität Stuttgart