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Dr Benachir Medjdoub
Dr Benachir Medjdoub
postal addressRoom 437a Maxwell Building, University of Salford, The Crescent, Greater Manchester, M5 4WT .
email addressb.medjdoub@salford.ac.uk
telephone+44 (0)161 295 6805
website addresshttp://www.buhu.salford.ac.uk/research_centres/constructit/
Key Memberships
From October 2009 to August 2015.
Associate Member of Research Centre: Urban Quality Research Centre
From October 2009 to August 2015.
Profile Summary
Digital design tools and processes in architecture Computational models of creative design Parametric design techniques Virtual and mixed reality in architecture Multi-objective optimisation techniques Constraint-based design systems
Key Presence
Other Evidence of External Esteem
2006
Independent referee to the EPSRC and AHRC for Research Grant awards
2006
- Knowlwdge transfert partnership (KTP) (DTI/Faber and Mausell) (£50.000). 'Automatic Ceiling Void design'.
2005
- EPSRC responsive mode (£203.000), 'Adaptive Multi-objective Heuristic and Metaheuristic Approachs to Space Allocation: Diagrammatic Project Plan'.
2004
- New Lecturer Grant, University of Nottingham (£30.000), 'Mobile Device for an Augmented Reality System in Architecture'.
2003
- EPSRC CASE studentship (£40.000), 'Application of Aerial Thermography Data to Energy Conservation in the Built Environment'. (completed successfully)
2002
- EPSRC new lecturer grant (£60.000), 'Building Services Standard Solutions implemented in CAD: Design of Ceiling Void Solutions'.
Other Research Activity
2019
Program Committee member, 3rd International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications, Funchal, Madeira - Portugal, 2008.
2005
Invited referee in Journal of Urban Design (2005)
2003
Advisory Board member Smart Geometry conference, Churchill College, Cambridge 2003. (http://www.smartgeometry.com/)
2002
Advisory Board member of the International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Design (1998-2000).
2002
Advisory Board member of eSMART conference 2002.